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Bethel Road Bridge

Photo 

Overview

This photo, provided by the Arkansas Highway & Transportation Department, shows the bridge just before it was removed

BH Photo #101156

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost through truss bridge over Muddy Fork of Illinois River on CR 62 (Bethel Blacktop Road) west of Farmington
Location
Washington County, Arkansas
Status
Replaced by a concrete bridge
History
Built ca. 1940; replaced 1999
Design
Pin-connected, 6-panel Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Span length: 107.9 ft.
Total length: 107.9 ft.
Deck width: 12.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 13.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.02237, -94.36212   (decimal degrees)
36°01'21" N, 94°21'44" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/377266/3987287 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Wheeler
Inventory numbers
AHTD 17341 (Arkansas Highway and Transportation Dept. bridge number)
BH 10643 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 13, 2005: Posted new photos

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