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Earl Branch Bridge

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Earl Branch Hwy 60

Photo taken by Gene McCluney in February 2009

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BH Photo #132928

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Earl Branch on AR 60, near Nimrod Lake
Location
Yell County, Arkansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1949
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 36.0 ft.
Total length: 49.8 ft.
Deck width: 46.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.97045, -93.21199   (decimal degrees)
34°58'14" N, 93°12'43" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/480648/3869786 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Nimrod Dam
Inventory numbers
AHTD 02222 (Arkansas Highway and Transportation Dept. bridge number)
AHTD 2222 (Arkansas Highway and Transportation Dept. bridge number)
BH 10684 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 07/2014)
Sufficiency rating: 79.5 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
380

Categories 

Arch (11,192)
Arkansas (1,676)
Built 1949 (356)
Built during 1940s (3,568)
Closed-spandrel arch (3,603)
Deck arch (10,431)
NR-eligible (3,971)
Open (36,533)
Owned by state (13,650)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,556)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,840)
Yell County, Arkansas (84)

Update Log 

  • March 2, 2014: New photos from J. Randall Houp
  • February 3, 2009: New photo from John Cross
  • February 3, 2009: New photo from Gene McCluney
  • July 6, 2006: Posted photos from AHTD

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