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Bear Creek AR 7 Bridge

Photos 

Overview

Photo provided by the Arkansas Highway & Transportation Department

BH Photo #100756

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Two-span pony truss bridge over Bear Creek on AR 7
Location
Perry County, Arkansas
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1933
Design
Two riveted, 9-panel Parker pony trusses
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 91.8 ft.
Total length: 304.1 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.85028, -93.10078   (decimal degrees)
34°51'01" N, 93°06'03" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/490787/3856444 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Nimrod SE
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
850
Inventory numbers
AHTD 01721 (Arkansas Highway and Transportation Dept. bridge number)
AHTD 1721 (Arkansas Highway and Transportation Dept. bridge number)
BH 10479 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of December 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 44.9 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • November 22, 2017: Updated by David Backlin: Updated to Doomed
  • August 13, 2012: Updated by J Lance: Added category "Multiple span pony truss"
  • March 5, 2011: New Street View added by J.P.

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Comments 

Bear Creek AR 7 Bridge
Posted January 29, 2018, by David Backlin (us71 [at] cox [dot] net)

I visited this on 27 January and work has yet to begin on its replacement. Only thing I saw were some survey markers.

Bear Creek AR 7 Bridge
Posted March 12, 2007, by Anonymous

I personally like having different photos of the same bridge. Some are from different vantage points, and some are from different parts of the year.

Bear Creek AR 7 Bridge
Posted March 12, 2007, by Not-Fred

Posted by Not-Fred.