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Martin Bridge

Photos 

Portal view

Historic photos taken Feb. 7, 1939, and provided by the Arkansas Highway & Transportation Department

BH Photo #100745

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost swing through truss bridge over Ouachita River at Camden
Location
Camden, Ouachita County, Arkansas
Status
Replaced in 1947 by the Ben Laney Bridge
Design
Swing Parker through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+33.59702, -92.81795   (decimal degrees)
33°35'49" N, 92°49'05" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/516890/3717490 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Camden
Inventory number
BH 10474 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Arkansas (1,677)
Camden, Arkansas (8)
Lost (18,944)
Lost 1947 (25)
Lost during 1940s (245)
Movable (2,712)
Ouachita County, Arkansas (15)
Ouachita River (34)
Owned by state (13,898)
Parker through truss (1,171)
Parker truss (1,527)
Replaced by new bridge (12,569)
Swing (1,251)
Through truss (12,951)
Truss (29,556)
US 79 (29)
Wooden deck (5,873)

Sources 

  • AHTD
  • Douglas Butler