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London Creek Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Concrete tee beam bridge over London Creek on US 71
Location
Washington County, Arkansas
History
Built 1930; rehabilitated 1964; replaced 2009
Design
Concrete tee beam
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 35.1 ft.
Total length: 105.0 ft.
Deck width: 28.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.86056, -94.10722   (decimal degrees)
35°51'38" N, 94°06'26" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/400031/3969048 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Brentwood
Inventory numbers
AHTD A1428 (Arkansas Highway and Transportation Dept. bridge number)
BH 38457 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Arkansas (1,706)
Beam (14,016)
Built 1930 (1,643)
Built during 1930s (11,069)
Concrete tee beam (2,869)
Lost (21,308)
Lost 2009 (292)
Lost during 2000s (3,865)
Owned by state (14,932)
Replaced by new bridge (14,056)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,727)
Total length 100-125 feet (4,925)
US 71 (153)
Washington County, Arkansas (112)

Update Log 

  • May 18, 2009: Updated by David Backlin: Bridge replaced
  • May 1, 2009: Updated by David Backlin
  • January 2, 2009: Added by David Backlin

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Comments 

London Creek Bridge
Posted May 4, 2010, by M LISTON (mliston [at] dluxlink [dot] com)

THE OLD BRIDGE AT THIS LOCATION WAS DEMOLISHED AS HAVE SEVERAL OTHERS ALONG HWY 71 WITHIN THE PAST YEAR. A NEW ONE HAS REPLACED IT AND THE HIGHWAY HAS BEEN REOPENED JUST LAST MONTH 05/04/2010