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78th Street Bridge

Photos 

View of Bridge Looking Northeast

The railway does not operate on weekends, so there was no danger of a train coming through on this day!

Photo taken by Rick Mattioni in October 2008

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BH Photo #126745

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Arch bridge over Tulsa-Sapulpa Union Railway on W. 78th St. in Sapulpa
Location
Sapulpa, Creek County, Oklahoma
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1919
Design
One-lane closed-spandrel concrete deck arch bridge.
Dimensions
Span length: 48.6 ft.
Total length: 48.6 ft.
Deck width: 16.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.06167, -96.06167   (decimal degrees)
36°03'42" N, 96°03'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/764654/3994785 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Sapulpa North
Elevation
740 ft. above sea level
Inventory numbers
OKNBI 007110000000000 (Oklahoma bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 28885 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/2015)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 24.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
175

Update Log 

  • October 26, 2008: New photos from Rick Mattioni
  • October 14, 2008: Updated by Rick Mattioni

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