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LRWN - McCargo Creek Branch Trestle

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LR&WN McCargo Creek Branch Railroad Trestle

Photo showing south side of trestle.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in February 2014

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BH Photo #275473

Map 

Description 

Railroad trestle sits just northwest of the famous Danville Bowstring Bridge that sits on the west side of Danville City Hall.

Facts 

Overview
Timber stringer bridge over McCargo Creek Branch on Little Rock & Western Railroad
Location
Danville, Yell County, Arkansas
Status
Good condition, needs new railroad ties.
History
Former: Rock Island Railroad
Railroads
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (RI; CRIP; ROCK)
- Little Rock & Western Railway (LRWN)
Design
Timber stringer
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.05614, -93.38268   (decimal degrees)
35°03'22" N, 93°22'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/465103/3879335 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Danville
Inventory number
BH 59852 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 21, 2014: Added by J. Randall Houp

Sources 

  • J. Randall Houp