Rating:
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Buckeye Creek Bridge

Photos 

It is interesting that this bridge has no laced beams.

Photo taken by Gene McCluney in December 2008

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BH Photo #130080

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Buckeye Creek on 81st St. S. (E0670)
Location
Creek County, Oklahoma
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1910
Design
Miller & Borcherding pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 40.0 ft.
Total length: 42.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.04667, -96.50000   (decimal degrees)
36°02'48" N, 96°30'00" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/725208/3992016 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Oilton
Inventory numbers
OKNBI 001780000000000 (Oklahoma bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 28865 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/2009)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 20.8 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
100

Update Log 

  • May 2, 2016: Updated by Nathan Holth: This bridge has been demolished and replaced.
  • December 10, 2008: New photos from Gene McCluney
  • October 30, 2008: Updated by Rick Mattioni: Road information updated.

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