Historic Photographs

Home

Search

Subject Browse
Browse by Subject >>

State/City Browse
Alaska
Alabama
Arkansas
Arizona
California
Colorado
Connecticut
District of Columbia
Delaware
Florida
Georgia
Hawaii
Iowa
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Massachusetts
Maryland
Maine
Michigan
Minnesota
Missouri
Mississippi
Montana
North Carolina
North Dakota
Nebraska
New Hampshire
New Jersey
New Mexico
Nevada
New York
Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island
South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah
Virginia
Vermont
Washington
Wisconsin
West Virginia
Wyoming

Home

>

Arkansas

>

Nimrod

>

Nimrod Bridge, Spanning Fourche Lafave River at CR 18, Nimrod, Perry County, AR



Data Pages


Drawings


Item Title


Location
Spanning Fourche Lafave River at CR 18, Nimrod, AR

Find maps of Nimrod, AR


Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER AR-66
Building/structure dates: 1908 initial construction
Significance: Nimrod Bridge is highly representative of the early twentieth century era of metal truss bridge technology and the period of Arkansas history that saw the development of county road systems, prior to the establishment of the Arkansas State Highway Department in 1913. It is one of only three surviving camelback truss bridges in Arkansas.

Subjects
Truss Bridges
Bridge Construction
Camelback Trusses


Related Names
Southwestern Bridge Company
Arkansas State Highway Department
Stone, J. N.
Wright, Asa
Wallace, Dr.. Charles T.
Virginia Bridge & Iron Company


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents


Back to Nimrod, Arkansas