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Birch Creek Bridge

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Birch Creek Bridge

Photo taken by Gene McCluney in November 2007

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BH Photo #128916

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Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Birch Creek on 0304C
Location
Atoka County, Oklahoma
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1920
Design
Riveted Warrne pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 44.9 ft.
Total length: 66.9 ft.
Deck width: 13.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.67000, -96.00333   (decimal degrees)
34°40'12" N, 96°00'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/774588/3840535 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Wardville
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
40
Inventory numbers
OKNBI 010280000000000 (Oklahoma bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 28688 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2009)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 23.9 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Atoka County, Oklahoma (36)
Built during 1920s (9,435)
Oklahoma (1,967)
One-lane traffic (7,535)
Open (38,344)
Owned by county (19,907)
Pony truss (15,641)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,850)
Structurally deficient (16,421)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,949)
Truss (31,052)
Warren pony truss (3,172)
Warren truss (6,204)
Wooden deck (5,996)

Update Log 

  • December 2, 2008: New photos from Gene McCluney

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Comments 

Birch Creek Bridge
Posted December 9, 2016, by Robert Elder (robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

If the pin is near the correct bridge, then this one appears to be lost - or it may have been bypassed.