Highway 39 ( AR 39, Ark. 39, or Hwy. 39) is a designation for two state highways in southeast Arkansas. The western segment of 9.98 miles (16.06 km) runs from US Route 49 (US 49) at Blackton to US 49/ Highway 241. Another segment of 8.89 miles (14.31 km) runs north from [3 ] Highway 1 and Highway 316 near Turner to US 49 in rural Phillips County. [4 ]
Route description [ edit ]
Blackton to US 49 [ edit ]
The route begins at
US 49 at Blackton and runs north to a junction with US 79 in Monroe. The highway turns due west after this intersection until meeting Highway 39 Spur (AR 39S), which connects to US 49. Highway 39 continues to [3 ] Rich before terminating at a junction of US 49 and Highway 241. A 2010 study of annual average daily traffic (AADT) by the Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (AHTD) reveals that no more than 380 vehicles use any portion of the route on a daily basis. [2 ]
Turner to Hicksville [ edit ]
Northern terminus of Highway 39 at US 49
Highway 39 begins at
Highway 1 and Highway 316 near the incorporated community of Turner and runs north to serve as the eastern terminus for Highway 146. The route continues north to Highway 39 Spur, a short spur route to Postelle, before terminating at US 49. The AHTD revealed that the northern part of the route averages the highest AADT, registering 420 vehicles per day in 2010. [2 ]
History [ edit ]
Arkansas Highway 39 was one of the original
1926 state highways. The route ran north from State Road 1/ State Road 25 in Paragould north across State Road 90 and State Road 34 to St. Francis. [1 ]
Major intersections [ edit ]
Bannered routes [ edit ]
Monroe County spur [ edit ]
Highway 39S terminus at US 49
Highway 39 Spur ( AR 39S, Ark. 39S, and Hwy. 39S) is an east–west state highway spur route in Monroe County. The route of 0.55 miles (0.89 km) serves as a short connector between Highway 39 and US Route 49. [3 ]
The entire route is in
Postelle spur [ edit ]
(0.61 km) [2 ]
Highway 39 Spur ( AR 39S, Ark. 39S, and Hwy. 39S) is an east–west state highway spur route at Postelle. The route of 0.38 miles (0.61 km) serves to connect Postelle to the state highway system via Highway 39. [4 ]
The entire route is in
See also [ edit ]
Arkansas portal U.S. Roads portal
References [ edit ]
^ a b [Arkansas] State Highway Commission (TIFF). (Map) (1926 ed.). Little Rock, Arkansas Map of State of Arkansas showing System of State Highways . http://www.arkansashighways.com/planning_research/mapping_graphics/archived_tourist_maps/1926A.tif . Retrieved February 19, 2012.
^ a b c d e f g h i Planning and Research Division (2010). "Arkansas Road Log Database" (ZIP). Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department. Archived from the original on 23 June 2011 . Retrieved June 9, 2011.
^ a b c Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (May 2, 2000) (PDF). (Map). 1:62500. Cartography by Planning and Research Division General Highway Map, Monroe County, Arkansas . http://www.arkansashighways.com/maps/Counties/County%20PDFs/MonroeCounty.pdf . Retrieved February 19, 2012.
^ a b Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (August 9, 2007) (PDF). (Map). 1:62500. Cartography by Planning and Research Division General Highway Map, Phillips County, Arkansas . http://www.arkansashighways.com/maps/Counties/County%20PDFs/PhillipsCounty.pdf . Retrieved January 22, 2012.