Arkansas Highway 140

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Highway 140 marker

Highway 140
Route information
Maintained by ArDOT
Section 1
Length: 32.70 mi[1] (52.63 km)
West end: US 63B / AR 14 in Marked Tree
East end: US 61 in Osceola
Section 2
Length: 1.93 mi[1] (3.11 km)
South end: Pearl Street / Quinn Avenue
North end: US 61 in Osceola
Location
Counties: Poinsett, Mississippi
Highway system
AR 139 AR 141

Highway 140 (AR 140, Ark. 140, and Hwy. 140) is a designation for two east–west state highways in the Upper Arkansas Delta. One route of 32.70 miles (52.63 km) begins at US Highway 63 Business (US 63B)/Highway 14 in Marked Tree and runs east to US 61 in Osceola. A second segment of 1.93 miles (3.11 km) in east Osceola runs from US 61 to Pearl Street and Quinn Avenue. Both routes are maintained by the Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (AHTD).

Route description[edit]

Marked Tree to Osceola[edit]

AR 140 begins at US 63B in Marked Tree. It runs north with AR 14 until Lepanto, where the route crosses AR 135. AR 140 then heads northeast, briefly concurring with AR 136 and AR 181 individually before crossing under Interstate 55.[2]

The route continues east to Osceola, meeting US 61.

Osceola[edit]

A separate section begins in Osceola and runs north to US 61 near the city limits.[3]

Major intersections[edit]

County Location mi[1] km Destinations Notes
Poinsett Marked Tree 0.00 0.00 US 63B / AR 14 west (Frisco Street) – Jonesboro, Newport, Memphis Western terminus, west end of AR 14 overlap
0.13 0.21 AR 308B east (Broadway Street)
Lepanto 9.90 15.93 AR 135 – Caraway, Black Oak, Lepanto Business District, Lepanto Museum
10.15 16.33 AR 14 east – Wilson East end of AR 14 overlap
13.17 21.20 AR 198 east
Mississippi 14.23 22.90 AR 136 west to AR 135 West end of AR 136 overlap
West Ridge 16.34 26.30 AR 297 north
Etowah 17.46 28.10 AR 136 east – Etowah East end of AR 136 overlap
18.62 29.97 AR 77 south – Bondsville West end of AR 77 overlap
Athelstan 21.63 34.81 AR 77 north – Manila East end of AR 77 overlap
26.05 41.92 AR 181 south – Keiser West end of AR 181 overlap
27.51 44.27 AR 181 north to AR 18 East end of AR 181 overlap
Osceola 28.71 46.20 I-55 – Blytheville, Memphis I-55 exit 48
30.60 49.25 AR 119Y (Country Club Road) – Victoria
32.70 52.63 US 61 / Great River Road – Osceola River Port Eastern terminus
Gap in route
0.00 0.00 North Pearl Street / Quinn Avenue Southern terminus
1.93 3.11 US 61 / Great River Road Northern terminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

See also[edit]

References[edit]

Route map: Google

KML is from Wikidata
  1. ^ a b c System Information and Research Division (2014). "Arkansas Road Log Database" (MDB). Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department. Retrieved March 27, 2016. 
  2. ^ General Highway Map, Poinsett County, Arkansas (PDF) (Map). 1:62500. Cartography by Transportation Planning & Policy Division. Little Rock: Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department. 2016-03-23. Retrieved 2016-07-24. 
  3. ^ General Highway Map, Mississippi County, Arkansas (PDF) (Map). 1:62500. Cartography by Transportation Planning & Policy Division. Little Rock: Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department. 2016-03-23. Retrieved 2016-07-24. 

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