Polk County

AR88 Ouachita River Bridge   [Map]
Lost Through truss bridge over Ouachita River on AR 88
Replaced by a new bridge
Bridge has been demolished, but remnants remain
Bethesda Road Bridge   [Map]
Small two-span arch bridge over Prairie Creek on E. Bethesda Road in Mena
Open to traffic
Built 1935; rehabilitated 1955
Big Fork Creek CR 67 Bridge   [Map]
Two-span pony truss bridge over Big Fork Creek on CR 67
Open to one-lane traffic
Built 1915
Big Fork Creek CR 675 Bridge   [Map]
Pony truss bridge over Big Fork Creek on CR 675 just off AR 8
Open to one-lane traffic
Built 1915; rehabilitated 1987
Board Camp Creek Bridge   [Map]
Pony truss bridge over Board Camp Creek on CR 657
Reopened
Built 1915
Boggy Creek Bridge   [Map]
Relocated pony truss bridge over Briar Creek in Mena City Park, previously over Boggy Creek on AR 370
Open to pedestrians only
Built ca. 1938; relocated April 2005
Buffalo Creek Bridge   [Map · Street View]
Pony truss bridge over Buffalo Creek on CR 288 (Old US 71)
Open to one-lane traffic
Built 1915
Cossatot River Swinging Footbridge   [Map]
Bridge over Cossatot River
Open to pedestrians only
Irons Fork AR 88 Bridge   [Map]
Lost two-span through truss bridge over Irons Fork on AR 88 east of Mena
Replaced by a new bridge in 1955
Built 1907; Replaced 1955
Kansas City Southern Railway CR 25 Tunnel   [Map]
Concrete arch bridge/tunnel on the Kansas City Southern Railway over CR 25
Open to one-lane traffic
KCS Ward Creek Bridge   [Map · Street View]
Deck plate girder bridge over Ward Creek on Kansas City Southern Railroad
Open to rail traffic
Little Hickory Creek Bridge   [Map · Street View]
Steel stringer bridge over Little Hickory Creek on US 71
Open to traffic
Built 1934
McKinney Creek Bridge   [Map · Street View]
Pony truss bridge over McKinney Creek on CR 50
Closed to all traffic
Built 1915
McKinney Creek Bridge   [Map · Street View]
Steel stringer bridge over McKinney Creek on US 71 / US 59
Open to traffic
Built 1935
Mountain Fork Bridge   [Map]
Two-span pony truss bridge over Mountain Fork River on CR 38 near Potter
Open to traffic
Built 1905
Mountain Fork CR 48 Bridge   [Map · Street View]
Unfinished bridge destroyed by a flood over Mountain Fork River on CR 48 west of Potter
Bridge was in the process of being constructed when a flood knocked the piers over. Construction was then abandoned and a low water bridge was built instead.
Bridge was under construction but piers were knocked down by a flood and bridge project was abandoned
North Creek KCS Bridge   [Map]
Pony plate girder bridge over North Creek on Kansas City Southern Railroad
Open to traffic
Ouachita River Bridge   [Map · Street View]
Pony truss bridge over Ouachita River on CR 109 (Old US 71/270) in Acorn
Open to traffic
Built 1929
Ouachita River Bridge   [Map]
Concrete rigid frame bridge over Ouachita River on CR 97
Open to traffic
Bronze plaque: "Constructed 1936, US Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Maximum load 15 tons
Ouachita River Bridge CR67 @ Cherry Hill   [Map]
Lost Bridge over Ouachita River on Polk County Route 67
Replaced by a new bridge
Old Wooden Plank Bridge Washed Out Many Times, Finally Replaced By High Bridge.
Ouachita River CR 74 Bridge   [Map]
Lost pony truss bridge over Ouachita River on CR 74
Replaced by a new bridge
Built 1914; replaced 2001
Ouachita River CR 76 Bridge   [Map]
Pony truss bridge over Ouachita River on CR 76 (Old US 71)
Open to one-lane traffic
Built 1914
Ouachita River CR 97 Bridge   [Map]
Concrete stringer bridge over Ouachita River on County Road 97
Open to traffic
Built 1936
Ouachita River Relief Bridge   [Map]
Concrete tee beam bridge over Ouachita River Relief on CR 109 (Old US 71/270) in Acorn
Open to traffic
Built 1929
Rock Creek CR 41 Bridge   [Map]
Wooden bridge over Rock Creek on CR 41
Open to traffic
Built ca. 1940
Rock Creek Relief CR 41 Bridge   [Map]
Timber stringer bridge over Rock Creek Relief on CR 41
Open to traffic
Built 1935; rehabilitated 1999
Shady Lake Bridge #2   [Map]
Stone arch bridge over East Saline Creek on Forest Service Campground Road
Open to traffic
This is a two span single lane stone clad bridge. There is a single span of identical design nearby. CCC built several recreation areas in the vicinity ca. 1937 ~40
Shady Lake Stone Bridge #1   [Map]
Stone arch bridge over South Fork Saline River on Forest Service Rd. #38
Open to traffic
Built ca. 1937 by CCC along with a dam, care takers house & pavilion. A two span sister bridge is nearly. Stone guardrails may have been added later or were a replacement.
Thompson Creek Bridge   [Map · Street View]
Pony truss bridge over Thompson Creek on CR 37 (Old US 71)
Open to traffic
Built 1925
Two Mile Creek Bridge   [Map · Street View]
Through truss bridge over Two Mile Creek on CR 37 (Old US 71)
Open to one-lane traffic
Built 1920
Two Mile Creek Railroad Bridge   [Map]
Deck plate girder bridge over Two Mile Creek on Kansas City Southern Railroad
Open to traffic
Built 1900
Two Mile Creek Relief Bridge   [Map · Street View]
Pony truss bridge over Two Mile Creek Relief on CR 37 (Old US 71)
Open to one-lane traffic
Built 1923