David Backlin

About Me 

Email: us71 [at] cox [dot] net
Website: http://www.flickr.com/photos/us_71/

Recent Updates 

Baldwin, Arkansas (Washington County, Arkansas)

August 28, 2014: Added
Massard Community (Sebastian County, Arkansas)

August 28, 2014: Added
Maxie Theater (Poinsett County, Arkansas)
Art Deco-style movie theatre
April 20, 2011: Added
North Jackson Street Bridge (Arkansas County, Arkansas)
Concrete bridge over Holt Creek
April 20, 2011: Added
Maxwell Street Bridge (Arkansas County, Arkansas)
Concrete slab bridge over Holt Creek
April 20, 2011: Added
Meramec Caverns Barn (Madison County, Illinois)

March 8, 2011: Added
Old Bank of Fayetteville Building (Washington County, Arkansas)

March 7, 2011: Updated by David Backlin: Added alternate name
Geographic Center of Arkansas (Saline County, Arkansas)

February 26, 2011: Added
Confederate Memorial Park (Garland County, Arkansas)

February 26, 2011: New photos
Confederate Memorial Park (Garland County, Arkansas)

February 23, 2011: Added
Kerry McLeod Memorial Mug Tree (Independence County, Arkansas)

January 1, 2011: Added
Meramec Caverns Barn (Bowie County, Texas)

December 18, 2010: Added
Beauregard Parish Jail (Beauregard Parish, Louisiana)

December 6, 2010: New Street View added
Jefferson Street Footbridge (Greene County, Missouri)
Cantilevered through truss pedestrian bridge over the Frisco/BNSF rail yard in downtown Springfield
December 6, 2010: Updated by David Backlin: Corrected GPS
Jefferson Street Footbridge (Greene County, Missouri)
Cantilevered through truss pedestrian bridge over the Frisco/BNSF rail yard in downtown Springfield
December 6, 2010: Updated by David Backlin: Corrected GPS
Studebaker Showroom (Polk County, Arkansas)

December 6, 2010: New photo
State Line Marker (Polk County, Arkansas)

November 1, 2010: Essay added
State Line Marker (Polk County, Arkansas)

November 1, 2010: New photos
Lincoln Avenue Viaduct (Pulaski County, Arkansas)
Through arch bridge across the Union Pacific Railroad on the westbound lanes of AR 10 (Cantrell Road) in Little Rock
September 10, 2010: Updated by David Backlin: Fixed typo in name
Johns Modern Cabins (Phelps County, Missouri)

August 24, 2010: Added
Memphis and Arkansas Bridge (Crittenden County, Arkansas)
Cantilevered through truss bridge over the Mississippi River on I-55 at Memphis
August 24, 2010: Updated by David Backlin: Added alternate name
Three Corners Monument (McDonald County, Missouri)

August 24, 2010: Added
Heavener Runestone (Le Flore County, Oklahoma)

August 24, 2010: Added
Blackfish Lake Ferry Site (St. Francis County, Arkansas)

August 21, 2010: Added
Rennic Road Bridge (Washington County, Arkansas)
Pony truss bridge over a branch of Weddington Creek on Rennic Road (CR 6) south of the Benton County line
August 21, 2010: Updated by David Backlin: Revised name
Wagon Wheel Motel (Crawford County, Missouri)

August 21, 2010: Added
Lake Taneycomo Bridge (Taney County, Missouri)
Five-span open-spandrel arch bridge over Lake Taneycomo (White River)
August 20, 2010: Added
Wilson's Creek National Battlefield (Greene County, Missouri)
Civil War Battlefield
August 20, 2010: Updated by David Backlin: Revised address
Badlands National Park (Pennington County, South Dakota)
National Park
August 20, 2010: Added
Lake Village Confederate Monument (Chicot County, Arkansas)

August 20, 2010: New photo
Haggard Ford Swinging Bridge (Boone County, Arkansas)
Swinging bridge over Bear Creek next to Cottonwood Road
August 17, 2010: Updated by David Backlin: Revised GPS
Lewis Brothers Building (Washington County, Arkansas)

August 15, 2010: New photos
Fayetteville Confederate Cemetery (Washington County, Arkansas)

August 15, 2010: Updated by David Backlin: Revised location
Washington County Jail (Washington County, Arkansas)

August 15, 2010: New photo
Mrs. Young Building (Washington County, Arkansas)

August 15, 2010: Updated by David Backlin: Updated GPS
Guisinger Building (Washington County, Arkansas)

August 15, 2010: New photo
Washington County Courthouse (Washington County, Arkansas)

August 15, 2010: New photo
Helena Bridge (Phillips County, Arkansas)
Cantilevered Warren through truss bridge
August 9, 2010: Added
Greenville-Lake Village Bridge (Chicot County, Arkansas)
Cantilevered Warren through truss bridge over Mississippi River
August 9, 2010: Added
Buffalo River Bridge (Newton County, Arkansas)
Through truss bridge over Buffalo River on AR 7
August 7, 2010: Updated by David Backlin: Added alternate name
Lake Village Confederate Monument (Chicot County, Arkansas)

August 7, 2010: Updated by David Backlin: Revised GPS
Beaver Bridge (Carroll County, Arkansas)
Suspension bridge over White River (Table Rock Reservoir) on AR 187 at Beaver, northwest of Eureka Springs
August 7, 2010: Updated by David Backlin: Added build date
U.S. 62 White River Bridge (Carroll County, Arkansas)

August 6, 2010: Updated by David Backlin: Added GPS
Frog Bayou Bridge (Crawford County, Arkansas)
Abandoned through truss bridge over Frog Bayou on Old AR 282
August 6, 2010: Updated by David Backlin: Updated status to Abandoned
Greenville Bridge (Chicot County, Arkansas)
Cable-stayed bridge over Mississippi River
August 3, 2010: Updated by David Backlin: Added GPS
Arcadia Round Barn (Oklahoma County, Oklahoma)

August 3, 2010: New photo
Greenville Bridge (Chicot County, Arkansas)
Cable-stayed bridge over Mississippi River
July 30, 2010: Added
Melville Ferry (St. Landry Parish, Louisiana)
Highway ferry across Atchafalaya River
July 28, 2010: Added
Schreiber's Hardware Store (Cook County, Illinois)

July 26, 2010: Added
USS Batfish SS310 (Muskogee County, Oklahoma)

July 25, 2010: Added

Recent Comments 

Posted December 14, 2011

Currently houses the Inn at Carnall Hall and Ella's Restaurant

Posted February 26, 2011

This landmark is scheduled to be razed sometime in 2011 to make room for CVS Pharmacy

Posted January 2, 2011

It was started Clara Byler Weir after her son was diagnosed with AIDS in 1994. It's intended to both a memorial to her son and to raise awareness of AIDS.

It is listed as a Famous & Historic Tree in Arkansas

Posted December 18, 2010

This is just inside the Texas side of the state line which runs along US 71