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Hegwood Creek Bridge

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Hegwood Creek Bridge

Photo looking east

Photo taken by J Randall Houp in March 2010

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BH Photo #226100

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Written by J Randall Houp

I have found that there are several of these "Bailey" bridges that have been used on several Logan County roads.

Facts 

Overview
US Army surplus treadway M2 Bridge over Hegwood Creek on Airport Industrial Road
Location
Paris, Logan County, Arkansas
Status
Open to traffic
Builder
- U.S. Army of Washington, D.C.
Design
3 sections of a surplus US Army treadway M2 bridge. Probably concrete as the center decking.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 12.0 ft.
Total length: 36.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.31587, -93.68610   (decimal degrees)
35°18'57" N, 93°41'10" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/437632/3908288 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Paris
Inventory number
BH 51462 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 14, 2017: Updated by Fmiser: Changed type from bailey truss to stringer, added treadway m2 info
  • February 26, 2012: Essay added by J Randall Houp

Sources 

  • J. Randall Houp
  • Fmiser - fmiser [at] gmail [dot] com