Arkansas Highway 120

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Highway 120 marker

Highway 120
Route information
Maintained by ArDOT
Length: 8.03 mi[3] (12.92 km)
Existed: c. April 1, 1926-1927[1][2] – present
Major junctions
West end: US 61 in Tuckertown
East end: CR 903 at O'Donnell Bend
Location
Counties: Mississippi
Highway system
AR 119 AR 121

Highway 120 (AR 120, Ark. 120, and Hwy. 120) is an east–west state highway in Mississippi County, Arkansas. The route begins at US Highway 61 (US 61) and the Great River Road at Tuckertown and runs 8.03 miles (12.92 km) east to CR 903 at O'Donnell Bend at a levee along the Mississippi River. The route is maintained by the Arkansas Department of Transportation (ArDOT).

Route description[edit]

Highway 120 begins at US 61 in eastern Mississippi County within the Arkansas Delta. The route runs east before turning north to Double Bridges, when it turns east and runs as a section line road. Highway 120 crosses Bear Bayou before terminating at County Road 903, which runs along a levee for the Canadian Reach of the Mississippi River.[4]

History[edit]

The highway was created after the original 1926 Arkansas state highway numbering, first appearing on the 1927 highway map.[1][2]

Major intersections[edit]

The entire route is in Mississippi County.

Location mi[3] km Destinations Notes
Tuckertown 0.00 0.00 US 61 / Great River Road – Osceola Western terminus
O'Donnell Bend 8.03 12.92 CR 903 Eastern terminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Arkansas State Highway Commission (April 1, 1926). Map of State of Arkansas Showing System of State Highways (TIF) (Map). Arkansas State Highway Commission. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  2. ^ a b Arkansas State Highway Commission (1927). Map of State of Arkansas Showing System of State Highways (TIF) (Map). Arkansas State Highway Commission. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  3. ^ a b System Information and Research Division (2014). "Arkansas Road Log Database" (MDB). Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department. Retrieved March 27, 2016. 
  4. ^ Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (March 23, 2016). General Highway Map, Mississippi County, Arkansas (PDF) (Map). 1:62500. Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 

External links[edit]

Media related to Arkansas Highwayt 120 at Wikimedia Commons