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Long Creek Bridge

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Long Creek Bridge

Photo showing profile of bridge.

Photo taken by J Randall Houp in March 2012

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BH Photo #226653

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Written by J Randall Houp

One of only 2 W.P.A. bridges found on Arkansas 80 running between Waldron, Arkansas and Danville, Arkansas. Most of the W.P.A. abutments can still be seen under the bridge and still in excellent condition considering the age.

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Overview
Concrete slab bridge over Long Creek on AR 80
Location
Yell County, Arkansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1942 by the Works Progress Administration
Builder
- Works Progress Administration
Design
Concrete slab
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 23.0 ft.
Total length: 45.9 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.00833, -93.45333   (decimal degrees)
35°00'30" N, 93°27'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/458636/3874061 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Danville
Inventory numbers
AHTD M1488 (Arkansas Highway and Transportation Dept. bridge number)
BH 10688 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 05/2014)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 65.2 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
850

Update Log 

  • March 5, 2012: Essay added by J Randall Houp
  • August 12, 2010: New Street View added by Jason Smith

Sources 

  • Jason Smith - flensburg [dot] bridgehunter [dot] av [at] googlemail [dot] com
  • J. Randall Houp