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Cypress Creek Bridge

Photos 

Cypress Creek Bridge

Photo showing east side of bridge.

Photo taken by J Randall Houp in March 2012

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BH Photo #226657

Map 

Note: 

Written by J Randall Houp

Plaque on bridge reads, "Cypress Creek."
N.B.I. reads, "Cypress Relief."

Facts 

Overview
Bridge over Cypress Creek on Arkansas 9
Location
Perry County, Arkansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1938
Builder
- J.P. McNulty of Pine Bluff, Arkansas (Contractor)
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 34.1 ft.
Total length: 240.2 ft.
Also called
Cypress Relief Bridge (N.B.I.)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.05378, -92.79109   (decimal degrees)
35°03'14" N, 92°47'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/519051/3879027 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Perryville
Inventory number
BH 51601 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Arkansas (1,715)
Beam (14,427)
Built 1938 (820)
Built during 1930s (11,265)
J.P. McNulty (4)
Open (38,205)
Owned by state (15,166)
Perry County, Arkansas (59)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,982)
Steel stringer (5,636)
Total length 175-250 feet (4,067)

Update Log 

  • March 5, 2012: Essay added by J Randall Houp

Sources 

  • J. Randall Houp