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Fourche Lafave River Arch Bridge

Photos 

Overview

Photo provided by the Arkansas Highway & Transportation Department

BH Photo #100768

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Three-span open-spandrel arch bridge over Fourche Lafave River on AR 7
Location
Perry County, Arkansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1941 by the Luten Bridge Co.
Builder
- Luten Bridge Co. of York, Pennsylvania & Knoxville, Tennessee
Design
Open-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 184.0 ft.
Total length: 517.9 ft.
Deck width: 25.9 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on May 26, 1995
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.95222, -93.15202   (decimal degrees)
34°57'08" N, 93°09'07" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/486120/3867754 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Nimrod Dam
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
800
Inventory numbers
AHTD 01160 (Arkansas Highway and Transportation Dept. bridge number)
NRHP 95000643 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
AHTD 1160 (Arkansas Highway and Transportation Dept. bridge number)
BH 10483 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 52.5 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • March 5, 2011: New Street View added by J.P.
  • January 31, 2010: Updated by J Lance: Corrected name
  • January 30, 2010: Posted HAER photos
  • February 3, 2009: New photos from John Cross
  • February 3, 2009: New photos from Gene McCluney

Sources 

  • AHTD
  • Wayne Kizziar - waynekizziar [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Gene McCluney - gmacfilm [at] live [dot] com
  • John Cross - jcross [at] cross-photography [dot] com
  • HAER AR-67 - Fourche Lafave Bridge, Spanning Fourche Lafave River at State Highway 7, Nimrod vicinity, Perry County, AR
  • J Lance - bugo [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com