Arkansas Highway 181

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Highway 181 marker

Highway 181
Route information
Maintained by AHTD
Section 1
Length: 2.44 mi[1] (3.93 km)
South end: US 61 in Bassett
North end: I‑55
Section 2
Length: 31.14 mi[1] (50.11 km)
South end: Hwy. 14 in Marie
North end: Route NN, Missouri state line
Location
Counties: Mississippi
Highway system
Hwy. 180 Hwy. 182

Highway 181 (AR 181, Ark. 181, and Hwy. 181) is a designation for two north–south state highways in Mississippi County. An western route of 2.24 miles (3.60 km) runs from US Route 61 (US 61) in Bassett to Interstate 55 (I-55).[2] A second route of 31.14 miles (50.11 km) begins at Highway 14 in Marie and runs north to Missouri SSR-NN.[2]

Route description[edit]

Bassett to I-55[edit]

Highway 181 begins at US 61 in Bassett and runs west to Interstate 55. This highway segment does not have any junctions with other state highways.[2]

Marie to Missouri[edit]

Highway 181 runs north from Highway 14 in Marie to cross Interstate 55. The route meets Highway 140 north of Keiser and Highway 158 near Victoria. A brief concurrency begins with Highway 18 near Dell. The highway passes the Widner-Magers Farm Historic District and continues north then east at Woodland Corner. Highway 181 next turns southeast with Highway 151 into Gosnell. The route then turns north to terminate at MO-SSR-NN at the Missouri state line.

Major intersection[edit]

Mile markers reset at concurrencies. The entire route is in Mississippi County.

Location Mile[1] km Destinations Notes
Bassett 0.00 0.00 US 61 Southern terminus
  2.44 3.93 I‑55 – Blytheville, Memphis Northern terminus
Highway 181 begins at Marie
Marie 0.00 0.00 Hwy. 14 Southern terminus
  2.16 3.48 I‑55 – Blytheville, Memphis
Pace 6.08 9.78 Hwy. 140 west
Hwy. 140 concurrency east, 1.5 miles (2.4 km)
  0.00 0.00 Hwy. 140 east
  4.02 6.47 Hwy. 158
  8.05 12.96 Hwy. 148 east Hwy. 148 eastern terminus
Wilson Junction 10.23 16.46 Hwy. 18 west
Hwy. 18 concurrency east, 2.0 miles (3.2 km)
Dell 0.00 0.00 Hwy. 18 east
Half Moon 4.15 6.68 Hwy. 293 north Hwy. 293 southern terminus
Calumet 12.03 19.36 Hwy. 151 north
Hwy. 151 concurrency south, 2.0 miles (3.2 km)
Gosnell 0.00 0.00 Hwy. 151 south (Air Base Highway)
  2.09 3.36 Hwy. 150 east Hwy. 150 western terminus
  2.85 4.59 Route NN Northern terminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

See also[edit]

References[edit]

Route map: Google / Bing

  1. ^ a b c Planning and Research Division (March 28, 2012). "Arkansas Road Log Database" (MBD). Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department. Retrieved April 13, 2012. 
  2. ^ a b c Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (January 11, 2010) (PDF). General Highway Map, Mississippi County, Arkansas (Map). 1:62500. Cartography by Planning and Research Division. http://www.arkansashighways.com/maps/Counties/County%20PDFs/MississippiCounty.pdf. Retrieved April 19, 2012.