Arkansas Highway 29

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Highway 29 marker

Highway 29
Route information
Maintained by AHTD
Length: 77.2 mi[1][2][3][4] (124.2 km)
Major junctions
South end: LA 3, Louisiana state line
  US 82 – Lewisville
US 278 / Hwy. 32 – Hope
US 67 / Hwy. 73 – Hope
I‑30 – Hope
US 371 – Blevins
Hwy. 19
North end: Hwy. 301 – Antoine
Location
Counties: Lafayette, Hempstead, Nevada, Pike
Highway system
Hwy. 28 I‑30

Arkansas Highway 29 is a state highway that extends 77.2 miles (124.2 km) in South Arkansas.[1][2][3][4] It runs north from the Louisiana state line to its terminus at AR 301 in Antoine.[5] It is intersected by many major thoroughfares including Interstate 30. Part of the highway is known as Bill Clinton Drive.

Route description[edit]

Maintained by the Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (AHTD) the route begins at Louisiana Highway 3 at the Louisiana state line. It runs north parallel to the Union Pacific tracks, intersecting AR 160 in Bradley and US 82 in Lewisville. The route runs for 33.8 miles (54.4 km) in Lafayette County before continuing north into Hempstead County.[1] The route has multiple important junctions in Hope. The route meets US 67, US 278, US 371, and Interstate 30 in Hope. The route concurs with US 278 and runs around Hope as Bill Clinton Drive.[6] AR 29 runs for 41.3 miles (66.5 km) in Hempstead County.[2] In Nevada County, the route begins a concurrency with AR 19. The route runs for 3.7 miles (6.0 km) in Nevada County before entering Pike County. AR 29 meets AR 301, before terminating at that same route in Antoine. The 6.7 miles (10.8 km) in Pike County makes the total route length 77.2 miles (124.2 km).

The route terminated at Blevins in 1947.[7]

Arkansas Highway 29 signage in Bradley

Major intersections[edit]

County Location Mile km Destinations Notes
  0.0 0.0 LouisianaArkansas state line
Lafayette Bradley 5.6 9.0 Hwy. 160
Canfield 11.7 18.8 Hwy. 360 west AR 360 concurrency begins
11.9 19.2 Hwy. 360 east AR 360 concurrency ends
Lewisville 23.9 38.5 Hwy. 313 south Northern terminus of AR 313
24.5 39.4 US 82 (1st Street)
Hempstead Center Point 36.0 57.9 Hwy. 355 east Western terminus of AR 355
Evening Shade 40.8 65.7 Hwy. 355 west Eastern terminus of AR 355
Hope 46.4 74.7 Hwy. 29B north Southern terminus of AR 29B
47.9 77.1 US 278 east / Hwy. 32 south US 278/AR 32 concurrency begins
48.6 78.2 US 67 east / Hwy. 73 east
51.0 82.1 US 278 west / Hwy. 29B south US 278 concurrency ends, northern terminus of AR 29B
51.3 82.6 I‑30 – Little Rock, Texarkana
Oak Haven 52.4 84.3 Hwy. 32 west AR 32 concurrency ends
57.9 93.2 Hwy. 332 east Western terminus of AR 332
Blevins 66.8 107.5 US 371
Nevada   67.6 108.8 Hwy. 19 AR 19 concurrency begins
Pike Piney Grove 73.0 117.5 Hwy. 19 west AR 19 concurrency ends
74.3 119.6 Hwy. 301 AR 301 concurrency begins
Antoine 74.7 120.2 Hwy. 301 east AR 301 concurrency ends
77.2 124.2 Hwy. 301 AR 29 northern terminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

Hope business route[edit]

Highway 29B
Location: Hope
Length: 3.0 mi (4.8 km)

Arkansas Highway 29 Business is a 3.0-mile-long (4.8 km) business route in Hope.[2][6] It passes the Missouri Pacific Railroad Depot-Hope and the Ethridge House, both on the National Register of Historic Places. The route was designated after 1962.[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Lafayette County, Arkansas." Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department. AHTD Lafayette County map Retrieved on July 6, 2010.
  2. ^ a b c d "Hempstead County, Arkansas." Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department. AHTD Hempstead County map Retrieved on July 6, 2010.
  3. ^ a b "Nevada County, Arkansas." Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department. AHTD Nevada County map Retrieved on July 7, 2010.
  4. ^ a b "Pike County, Arkansas." Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department. AHTD Pike County map Retrieved on July 7, 2010.
  5. ^ "Antoine, Arkansas." Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department. AHTD Antoine, Arkansas map Retrieved on July 7, 2010.
  6. ^ a b "Hope, Arkansas." Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department. AHTD Hope, Arkansas map Retrieved on July 7, 2010.
  7. ^ "1947 Hempstead County, Arkansas map." Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department. AHTD Hempstead County map Retrieved on July 7, 2010.
  8. ^ "1958 Hempstead County, Arkansas map (Rev. 1962)." Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department. AHTD Hempstead, Arkansas map Retrieved on July 7, 2010.