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Ouachita River CR 76 Bridge

Photos 

Overview

Photo taken October 2005 by Wayne Kizziar

BH Photo #100853

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Ouachita River on CR 76 (Old US 71)
Location
Polk County, Arkansas
Status
Open to one-lane traffic
History
Built 1914
Design
Riveted, 6-panel Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 80.0 ft.
Total length: 151.8 ft.
Deck width: 12.1 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.62996, -94.18736   (decimal degrees)
34°37'48" N, 94°11'15" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/391162/3832649 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Acorn
Inventory numbers
AHTD 16197 (Arkansas Highway and Transportation Dept. bridge number)
BH 10508 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 09/2015)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 19.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1987)
58

Update Log 

  • December 12, 2009: Updated by J Lance: Added former US 71 information
  • December 3, 2005: Posted photos from Wayne Kizziar

Sources 

  • Wayne Kizziar - waynekizziar [at] gmail [dot] com
  • AHTD
  • J Lance - bugo [at] hotmail [dot] com

Comments 

Ouachita River CR 76 Bridge
Posted March 14, 2007, by Anonymous

Was this bridge part of the original US 71? The original bridge at Acorn was built in 1929. US 71 was commissioned in 1926.