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Mulberry River Arkansas 103 Bridge

Photo 

Mulberry River Arkansas 103 Bridge

Photo taken in 1985 shows cement piers to new bridge being built on the right.

Photo: J. Randall Houp collection.

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BH Photo #273220

Description 

Bridge replaced by "big cement ugly" bridge.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Mulberry River
Location
Johnson County, Arkansas
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Replaced 1985
Design
Pin-connected, 6-panel Pratt through truss with pony truss approach
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.68372, -93.59940   (decimal degrees)
35°41'01" N, 93°35'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/445762/3949035 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Oark
Inventory number
BH 59324 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

4-panel truss (312)
6-panel truss (780)
Arkansas (1,764)
Johnson County, Arkansas (39)
Lost (28,364)
Lost 1985 (154)
Lost during 1980s (1,527)
One-lane traffic (7,830)
Owned by state (16,547)
Pin-connected (4,668)
Pony truss (17,004)
Pratt through truss (6,042)
Pratt truss (10,276)
Replaced by new bridge (19,289)
Through truss (16,699)
Truss (35,365)

Update Log 

  • March 11, 2022: Updated by Paul Plassman: Added types & categories "6-panel truss", "One-lane traffic", "Pin-connected", "4-panel truss"
  • January 22, 2014: Added by J. Randall Houp

Sources 

  • J. Randall Houp

Comments 

Mulberry River Arkansas 103 Bridge
Posted February 21, 2020, by Melissa Brand-Welch (melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com)

Love the old photo

Mulberry River Arkansas 103 Bridge
Posted February 21, 2020, by Anonymous

Photo of old Highway 103 bridge, taken in late winter 1979