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U.S. 70 Railroad Viaduct

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U.S. 70 Railroad Viaduct

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Photo taken by J Randall Houp in April 2010

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BH Photo #227270

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Written by J Randall Houp

One of only two known viaducts in Forrest City, Arkansas.

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over U.S. 70 on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Forrest City, St. Francis County, Arkansas
Status
Open to traffic
Railroad
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Deck plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.00338, -90.79957   (decimal degrees)
35°00'12" N, 90°47'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/700802/3875630 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Forrest City
Inventory number
BH 51637 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Arkansas (1,708)
Deck girder (4,988)
Forrest City, Arkansas (2)
Girder (9,032)
Open (38,353)
Owned by railroad (10,960)
Plate girder (6,864)
Railroad (14,253)
St. Francis County, Arkansas (18)
Union Pacific Railroad (2,138)

Update Log 

  • March 6, 2012: Essay added by J Randall Houp

Sources 

  • J. Randall Houp