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Childers Creek Bridge

Photos 

View of Bridge Looking West

Photo taken by Rick Mattioni in October 2008

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BH Photo #126756

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Childers Creek on 65th W. Ave. (N3900) in Kiefer
Location
Kiefer, Creek County, Oklahoma
Status
Closed to traffic
History
Built 1914; closed to traffic c. 2008.
Builder
- Massillon Bridge Co. of Massillon, Ohio
Design
Three-panel Pratt half-hip pony truss bridge with one-lane wooden deck.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 49.5 ft.
Total length: 52.2 ft.
Deck width: 13.5 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.95167, -96.06500   (decimal degrees)
35°57'06" N, 96°03'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/764722/3982570 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Sapulpa South
Elevation
680 ft. above sea level
Inventory numbers
OKNBI 003620000000000 (Oklahoma bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 28868 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 04/2006)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 19.8 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2005)
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
  • November 4, 2008: Updated by Rick Mattioni: Bridge type updated.
  • October 26, 2008: Updated by Rick Mattioni

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