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A complete list of bridges in Arkansas with pictures. Famous AR bridges, the biggest and the highest. From the earliest arch and beam bridges to the newest suspension and truss bridges, this list has them all. We build bridges to span obstacles, be it a valley, waterway, or another road. A bridge's function designates its design. A bridge can can be temporary, or it can last for millennia. Many Roman bridges are still standing (and even in use) today. No surprise then that bridges often become iconic landmarks for their region.
Big Dam Bridge is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Bridges in Arkansas
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Originally intended to be called Murray Bridge, the Big Dam Bridge in Arkansas spans the Arkansas River and Murray Lock and Dam between Little Rock and North Little Rock and is open only to pedestrian and bicycle traffic. At 4,226 feet in length it is the longest pedestrian/bicycle bridge in North ...more

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Cane Hill Road Bridge


Cedar Creek Bridge

The Cedar Creek Bridge in Petit Jean State Park, Arkansas, was built in 1934. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1990. ...more

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Cotter Bridge is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Bridges in Arkansas
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Cotter Bridge

The Cotter Bridge, also known as the R.M. Ruthven Bridge and the White River Concrete Arch Bridge, carries U.S. Route 62 Business across the White River west of the city of Cotter in Baxter County, Arkansas. Upon completion, the bridge allowed access to a part of the Ozarks previously undiscovered ...more

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County Road 6 Bridge

The Rennic Road Bridge is a single-span Warren truss bridge in Washington County, Arkansas. It historically carried Rennic Road across an unnamed creek in a rural part of the county about 2 miles northeast of the hamlet of Cincinnati, Arkansas, but has recently been bypassed, and stands next to the ...more

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Cove Creek Bridge

The Cove Creek Bridge in Corley, Arkansas was built in 1936. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1995. It is a reinforced concrete arch faced with stone. ...more

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Hernando de Soto Bridge is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Bridges in Arkansas
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The Hernando de Soto Bridge is a through arch bridge carrying Interstate 40 across the Mississippi River between West Memphis, Arkansas and Memphis, Tennessee. Memphians also call the bridge the "New Bridge", as it is newer than the Memphis & Arkansas Bridge downstream, and the "M Bridge", due to ...more

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Illinois River Bridge

The Illinois River Bridge is a historic bridge, carrying a discontinued portion of Kincheloe Road over the Illinois River northeast of the hamlet of Pedro, Arkansas. It is a single-span Pratt through truss with a span of 126 feet and a total structure length of 206 feet. The bridge was built by the ...more

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