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Oark Bridge

Photos 

Oark Bridge

Photo looking upstream.

Photo taken by J Randall Houp in February 2012

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BH Photo #226296

Map 

Essay 

Written by J Randall Houp

Unique plaque on bridge reads, "Constructed 1937, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Maximim load 15 tons." Bridge in good condition considering age.

Facts 

Overview
Bridge over Estep Creek on Arkansas 215
Location
Oark, Johnson County, Arkansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1937
Design
Concrete deck girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.68928, -93.57537   (decimal degrees)
35°41'21" N, 93°34'31" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/447940/3949638 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Oark
Inventory number
BH 51491 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Arkansas (1,702)
Built 1937 (742)
Built during 1930s (10,938)
Concrete girder (899)
Deck girder (4,906)
Girder (8,862)
Johnson County, Arkansas (39)
Oark, Arkansas (1)
Open (37,947)
Owned by state (14,645)

Update Log 

  • February 28, 2012: Essay added by J Randall Houp

Sources 

  • J. Randall Houp