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Red River Bridge

Photos 

Oblique View Looking Northeast

Photo taken by Rick Mattioni in August 1999

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BH Photo #144422

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Red River on OK 79 / TX 79
Location
Jefferson County, Oklahoma, and Clay County, Texas
Status
Open to traffic
Future prospects
New bridge under construction Available for reuse
History
Built 1939
Builder
- Virginia Bridge Co. of Roanoke, Virginia
Design
21-span Parker pony truss bridge with two stringer approach spans.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 100.1 ft.
Total length: 2,255.0 ft. (0.4 mi.)
Deck width: 24.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on December 20, 1996
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.13276, -98.09263   (decimal degrees)
34°07'58" N, 98°05'33" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/583664/3777248 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Waurika West
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
1,100
Inventory numbers
NRHP 96001518 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
OKNBI 073500000000000 (Oklahoma bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 29094 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2015)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 33.1 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • January 12, 2018: Updated by David Backlin: Available for reuse
  • October 25, 2012: New Street View added by Sheldon Wiens
  • November 20, 2009: Updated by Rick Mattioni: Builder's name added.
  • August 6, 2009: Updated by Rick Mattioni: Bridge design updated, photos added.
  • October 27, 2008: Updated by Rick Mattioni: National Register information added.

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