Rating:
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Rock Creek Bridge

Photos 

View of Bridge Looking Northeast

Photo taken by Rick Mattioni in October 2008

Enlarge

BH Photo #126763

Map 

Street View 

Description 

Open to loads under 4 tons and under 7 feet 2 inches in height

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Rock Creek on Ozark Trail (Old Rt. 66) in Sapulpa
Location
Sapulpa, Creek County, Oklahoma
Status
Open to traffic with 4 Ton Weight Limit
History
Built 1921
Builder
- Concrete & Steel Construction Co. of Joplin, Missouri
Design
Eight-panel Parker through truss bridge with brick driving surface.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 144.0 ft.
Total length: 146.0 ft.
Deck width: 17.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.5 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on February 23, 1995
Also called
Route 66 Bridge
Bridge No. 18 at Rock Creek
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.99365, -96.13654   (decimal degrees)
35°59'37" N, 96°08'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/758130/3987036 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Kellyville
Elevation
660 ft. above sea level
Inventory numbers
NRHP 95000031 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
OKNBI 016200000000000 (Oklahoma bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 28887 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 03/2014)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 20.5 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
250

Update Log 

  • July 17, 2016: New photo from Lori Scholl
  • January 31, 2016: Updated by David Backlin: Bridge is open to traffic
  • September 13, 2015: Photo imported by Dave King
  • July 6, 2015: New photos from Michael Shulman
  • August 10, 2014: Updated by Clark Vance: Added category "Brick road"
  • March 12, 2014: Updated by Dave King: Added street view & imported photo
  • February 26, 2014: New photo from Jack Schmidt
  • November 19, 2009: Updated by Rick Mattioni: Builder's name added.
  • December 10, 2008: New photos from Gene McCluney
  • October 26, 2008: Updated by Rick Mattioni

Sources 

Comments 

Rock Creek Bridge
Posted May 8, 2017, by Anonymous

Low Clearance Barrier

Rock Creek Bridge
Posted August 10, 2014, by Steve Conro (sconro [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Heard news the bridge was to be reopened by now.

http://route66news.com/2014/06/08/rock-creek-bridge-may-reop...