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MNA - Georges Creek Bridge

Photos 

Rail bridge above the highway crossing

Photo taken by Nathan Morton in March 2009

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BH Photo #135867

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Plate girder bridge over CR 1092 (Old US 62) and George Creek on the Missouri & North Arkansas Railroad
Location
Marion County, Arkansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1904
Railroads
- Missouri & Northern Arkansas Railroad (MNA)
- Missouri Pacific Railroad (MP; MoPac)
Design
Deck plate girder trestle
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 56.1 ft.
Total length: 308.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.25256, -92.74901   (decimal degrees)
36°15'09" N, 92°44'56" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/522548/4011991 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Pyatt
Land survey
T. 19 N., R. 17 W., Sec. 35
Inventory numbers
AHTD M1112 (Arkansas Highway and Transportation Dept. bridge number)
BH 37519 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Average daily traffic (as of 1990)
1,475

Update Log 

  • October 5, 2012: New photo from Lisa Hyde
  • March 5, 2011: New Street View added by J.P.
  • March 24, 2009: New photo from Nathan Morton
  • November 6, 2008: Updated by David Backlin: Revised description
  • October 13, 2008: Updated by David Backlin
  • October 6, 2008: Updated by David Backlin
  • October 5, 2008: Added by David Backlin

Sources 

  • David Backlin - us71 [at] cox [dot] net
  • Nathan Morton - morton890 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Lisa Hyde

Comments 

MNA - Georges Creek Bridge
Posted February 6, 2016, by Jim Fisher, PE (jfisherster [at] gmail [dot] com)

Here is a link to the April 6, 1922 Engineering News-Record (ENR) where the original trestle was filled.

https://books.google.com/books?id=H75CAQAAMAAJ&lpg=PA577&ots...