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Rolling Fork River Railroad Bridge

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Rolling Fork River Railroad Bridge

Photo showing south side of bridge looking west

Photo taken by J Randall Houp in July 2010

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BH Photo #225900

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Written by J Randall Houp

This whole railroad operates from the Arkansas-Oklahoma border and traverses east to its terminus at Nashville, Arkansas. Primarily used by the lumber interest at Dierks, Arkansas, the railroad has several old bridges that are in excellent condition and have been well maintained.

Facts 

Overview
Bridge over Rolling Fork River on DeQueen & Eastern Railroad
Location
Sevier County, Arkansas
Status
Open to traffic
Design
Deck plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.00319, -94.42697   (decimal degrees)
34°00'11" N, 94°25'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/368222/3763427 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Chapel Hill
Inventory number
BH 51422 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Arkansas (1,704)
Deck girder (4,953)
Girder (8,936)
Open (38,304)
Owned by railroad (10,903)
Plate girder (6,798)
Railroad (14,213)
Sevier County, Arkansas (39)

Update Log 

  • February 24, 2012: Essay added by J Randall Houp

Sources 

  • J. Randall Houp