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Washita River Bridge

Photo 

Under the south approach

Photo taken by Nathan Morton in July 2009

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BH Photo #144319

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Washita River on OK 99 and US 377 in Tishomingo
Location
Johnston County, Oklahoma
Status
Demolished
History
Built 1943; Lost 2015
Design
K-Parker through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 210.0 ft.
Total length: 559.1 ft.
Deck width: 24.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.22057, -96.70143   (decimal degrees)
34°13'14" N, 96°42'05" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/711738/3789001 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Tishomingo
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
2,000
Inventory numbers
OKNBI 100760000000000 (Oklahoma bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 29112 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2014)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 5.8 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • October 22, 2015: Updated by Brad Smith: Bridge damaged by 2015 spring floods. Demolished. Replacement underway.
  • December 13, 2012: New Street View added by Sheldon Wiens
  • August 5, 2009: New photo from Nathan Morton

Sources 

  • Oklahoma Bridges - by Wes Kinsler
  • Nathan Morton - morton890 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Sheldon Wiens
  • Brad Smith - gaberdine [at] hotmail [dot] com

Comments 

Washita River Bridge
Posted October 22, 2015, by Brad Smith (gaberdine [at] hotmail [dot] com)
Washita River Bridge
Posted June 17, 2014, by Brad SMith (gaberdine [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Discussions for replacing this bridge. The following KXII TV story is about the discussions leading up to replacement of this bridge in about 3 years.

http://www.kxii.com/home/headlines/Residents-voice-opinions-...