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UP - Salt Fork Arkansas River Bridge

Map 

Description 

The 1973 RI track chart seems to have omitted one of the timber approaches in its listing for this bridge. The current bridge has had the timber approaches replaced by pre-cast concrete stringers.

Total length is approximate.

Facts 

Overview
Warren through truss bridge over Salt Fork Arkansas River on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Grant County, Oklahoma
Status
Open to traffic
Railroads
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (RI; CRIP; ROCK)
- Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad (MKT)
- Oklahoma, Kansas & Texas Railroad (OKT)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Bridge Details ca. 1973
1 Sp. 200' Subdivided Warren Through Truss
3 Sp. 100' Deck Plate Girder
1 Sp. 14' Ballasted Deck Pile Trestle
Source: RI track chart
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 200.0 ft.
Total length: 528.0 ft.
Also called
RI - Salt Fork Arkansas River Bridge
RI Br. #3024
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.69459, -97.79641   (decimal degrees)
36°41'41" N, 97°47'47" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/607519/4061668 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 74151 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 21, 2016: Added by Dylan VanAntwerp

Sources 

  • Dylan VanAntwerp - dylan_vanantwerp [at] live [dot] com