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LRWN - Mulberry Creek Trestle

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LR&WN Rocky Cypress Creek Branch Railroad Trestle

Photo looking north.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in February 2014

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Description 

3 span, 2 cement piers, 2 cement abutments.

Essay 

Written by J. Randall Houp

* It is hard to decipher from using various map sources whether this is Rocky Cypress Creek itself or a "Branch" of Rocky Cypress Creek. Exact GPS not given.

Facts 

Overview
Timber stringer bridge over Rocky Cypress Creek Branch* on Little Rock & Western Railroad
Location
Perry County, Arkansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Former: Rock Island Railroad
Railroads
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (RI; CRIP; ROCK)
- Little Rock & Western Railway (LRWN)
Design
Timber stringer
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.03647, -92.95537   (decimal degrees)
35°02'11" N, 92°57'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/504071/3877088 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Adona
Inventory number
BH 59968 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 27, 2014: Essay added by J. Randall Houp

Sources 

  • J. Randall Houp