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Drowning Creek Bridge

Photos 

North Embankment

Photo taken by David Backlin in August 2006

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BH Photo #126643

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Drowning Creek on S.H. 127
Location
Delaware County, Oklahoma
Status
Lost
History
Built 1918
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Span length: 51.8 ft.
Total length: 51.8 ft.
Deck width: 18.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.47413, -94.84121   (decimal degrees)
36°28'27" N, 94°50'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/335046/4038114 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Jay
Elevation
800 ft. above sea level
Inventory numbers
OKNBI 006530000000000 (Oklahoma bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 37520 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 2, 2011: Updated by Clark Vance: Updated to lost
  • October 1, 2011: New photo from Gene McCluney
  • October 23, 2008: New photos from David Backlin
  • October 5, 2008: Added by David Backlin

Sources 

  • David Backlin - us71 [at] cox [dot] net
  • Gene McCluney - gmacfilm [at] live [dot] com
  • Clark Vance - cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com

Comments 

Drowning Creek Bridge
Posted October 1, 2011, by Luke Harden (lmharden [at] iastate [dot] edu)

That is a rather disturbing creek name.