Rating:
3 votes

Achmun Creek Bridge

Photos 

Oblique view

Photo taken April 2003 and provided by the Arkansas Highway & Transportation Department

BH Photo #101254

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Achmun Creek on Mickles Switch Road (CR 49/Old AR 10) northwest of Ola
Location
Yell County, Arkansas
Status
Open to one-lane traffic
History
Built ca. 1920
Design
Pin-connected, 6-panel Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Span length: 100.0 ft.
Total length: 100.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 10.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.06435, -93.27159   (decimal degrees)
35°03'52" N, 93°16'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/475236/3880212 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Danville Mountain
Inventory numbers
AHTD 17744 (Arkansas Highway and Transportation Dept. bridge number)
BH 10678 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 02/2015)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 21.2 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1987)
47

Categories 

6-panel truss (550)
AR 10 (3)
Arkansas (1,676)
Built during 1920s (8,774)
One-lane traffic (7,422)
Open (36,583)
Owned by county (18,854)
Pin-connected (3,219)
Pratt through truss (4,595)
Pratt truss (8,008)
Structurally deficient (18,439)
Through truss (12,892)
Total length 100-125 feet (4,648)
Truss (29,442)
Yell County, Arkansas (84)

Update Log 

  • October 22, 2011: New photo from Lisa Hyde
  • December 15, 2008: New photos from Gene McCluney
  • April 10, 2008: New photos from Wayne Kizziar
  • January 8, 2005: Added AHTD photos

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