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Old Higden Bridge

Photo 

Tina Tachett Carpenter picture of Higdon bridge

Note: M&NA railroad in background.

Photo posted to facebook by Tina Tachett Carpenter

License: Released into public domain

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BH Photo #344608

Facts 

Overview
Lost swinging bridge over Little Red River at Greers Ferry, now inundated by Greers Ferry Lake
Location
Cleburne County, Arkansas
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1912; rehabilitated 1949; replaced 1961
Design
Wire suspension
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 312.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.57146, -92.19822   (decimal degrees)
35°34'17" N, 92°11'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/572652/3936714 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Greers Ferry
Inventory number
BH 10282 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 29, 2015: New photo from William McFadden

Sources 

  • William McFadden