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Cypress Creek Bridge, Spanning Cypress Creek at County Road 64, Perry, Perry County, AR



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B&W Photos

HB57195
General View, Looking East, Showing West Elevation And Setting

HB57196
View, Looking South, Showing North Elevation

HB57197
Detail View, Looking Northeast, Showing The U1 Connection On The East Truss

HB57198
3/4 View, Looking Southeast, Showing West Elevation And Setting (scale Rod Is Measured In Feet)

HB57199
View, South Elevation, Looking North


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Item Title


Location
Spanning Cypress Creek at County Road 64, Perry vicinity, AR

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER AR-33
Building/structure dates: 1915 initial construction
Significance: The Cypress Bridge is a rare Arkansas example of a skewed through Pratt steel bridge. It is an excellent example of its type and reflects the necessary design changes required to construct a steel bridge in this kind of demanding topographic setting.

Subjects
Transportation
Bridge Construction
Steel Truss Bridges


Related Names
Swanda, Michael, Historian


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. GENERAL VIEW, LOOKING EAST, SHOWING WEST ELEVATION AND SETTING
2. VIEW, LOOKING SOUTH, SHOWING NORTH ELEVATION
3. DETAIL VIEW, LOOKING NORTHEAST, SHOWING THE U1 CONNECTION ON THE EAST TRUSS
4. 3/4 VIEW, LOOKING SOUTHEAST, SHOWING WEST ELEVATION AND SETTING (SCALE ROD IS MEASURED IN FEET)
5. VIEW, SOUTH ELEVATION, LOOKING NORTH


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