Old Benton-Sardis Road Bridge
NRHP document with additional photos:
From NRHP Document:
"The Old Benton-Sardis Road Bridge consists of a single concrete deck truss [sic] span measuring approximately 15 feet. The travel surface and overall width of the bridge is approximately 18 feet. The deck surface is concrete, although it is currently covered with fallen leaves and other natural debris. The abutments are concrete and project out diagonally from the ends of the bridge. The bridge and abutments rest on a cast-concrete slab foundation. Resting on top of the deck is a pair of fieldstone guardrails that run the entire length ofthe bridge on the north and south sides."
- Bypassed concrete culvert on the Old Benton-Sardis Road (later AR 183) near Bauxite
- Bauxite, Saline County, Arkansas
- Closed to all traffic
- Built ca. 1919; bypassed by AR 183 in the 1940s
- Concrete culvert with stone side railings
Span length: 15.0 ft.
Total length: 15.0 ft.
Deck width: 18.0 ft.
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on January 24, 2007
- Approximate latitude, longitude
- +34.56083, -92.50306 (decimal degrees)
34°33'39" N, 92°30'11" W (degrees°minutes'seconds")
- Approximate UTM coordinates
- 15/545587/3824454 (zone/easting/northing)
- Land survey
- T. 2 S., R. 14 W., Sec. 9
- 390 ft. above sea level
- Inventory numbers
- NRHP 06001274 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 10558 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
- December 4, 2017: Updated by Clark Vance: NRHP info
- December 3, 2017: New photo from David Backlin
- February 5, 2007: Posted to the National Register
- David Backlin - us71 [at] cox [dot] net
- Clark Vance - cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com