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Timber Creek Bridge

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Overview

The bridge is a Route 66 bridge located west of Elk City, OK.

Photo taken by James McCray in July 2009

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Description 

The bridge was on the original 2 lane alignment of Route 66

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Timber Creek on I-40 Frontage Road in Elk City
Location
Beckham County, Oklahoma
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1926
Builder
- Nims & Frost
Design
Riveted, 6-panel Pratt through truss with additional sub-ties
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 96.1 ft.
Total length: 99.1 ft.
Deck width: 18.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.3 ft.
Also called
ODOT Bridge No. 0504 0278 SXF
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.34460, -99.58023   (decimal degrees)
35°20'41" N, 99°34'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/447276/3911413 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Doxey
Inventory numbers
OKNBI 017430000000000 (Oklahoma bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 28704 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 03/2013)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 60.7 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
100

Update Log 

  • February 26, 2014: New photo from Jack Schmidt
  • October 4, 2011: Updated by Craig Philpott: corrected location
  • July 5, 2010: New Street View added by James McCray
  • October 18, 2009: Updated by Rick Mattioni: Builder and ODOT Bridge number added.
  • August 20, 2009: New photo from John Cross
  • July 27, 2009: New photos from James McCray

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