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Buffalo River Bridge

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Buffalo River on AR 123
Location
Newton County, Arkansas
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1927; Replaced 1976
Design
Through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 200.0 ft.
Total length: 544.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.98333, -93.04167   (decimal degrees)
35°58'60" N, 93°02'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/496243/3982100 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Mount Judea
Inventory number
BH 45378 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Arkansas (1,765)
Beam (16,885)
Built 1927 (893)
Built during 1920s (10,256)
Lost (28,489)
Lost 1976 (107)
Lost during 1970s (946)
Newton County, Arkansas (12)
Owned by state (16,555)
Replaced by new bridge (19,375)
Span length 175-250 feet (2,058)
Through truss (16,792)
Timber stringer (4,320)
Total length 500-1000 feet (3,061)
Truss (35,469)

Update Log 

  • May 24, 2010: Added by David Backlin

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