Rating:
4 votes

Mannsville Bridge

Photos 

View from eastern end

Photo taken May 2003 by Wes Kinsler

BH Photo #151529

Map 

Description 

The bridge has been closed since early 2008, after a dump truck damaged the deck. This bridge was open with a 3 ton limit. Original cost was $9,820. It was destroyed by flooding on June 18, 2015.

Facts 

Overview
Lost through truss bridge over Washita River on FAS 3501
Location
Johnston County, Oklahoma
Status
Destroyed by flood on 6-18-2015
History
Built 1909; Lost to Flooding 2015
Builder
- Kansas City Bridge Co. of Kansas City, Missouri
Design
Lost pin-connected Parker Through truss with Pratt pony approach span and steel stringer approaches.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 180.1 ft.
Total length: 379.9 ft.
Deck width: 14.8 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.7 ft.
Also called
Bridge 35E1930N34530001
Norton Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.21578, -96.85600   (decimal degrees)
34°12'57" N, 96°51'22" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/697508/3788160 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Ravia
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
150
Inventory numbers
OKNBI 001300000000000 (Oklahoma bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 29111 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of May 2017)
Sufficiency rating: 13.1 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • June 19, 2015: Updated by J Lance: Bridge was destroyed by flood on 6-18-15
  • January 3, 2010: Updated by Wes Kinsler: Added history
  • January 2, 2010: Updated by Wes Kinsler: Updated bridge status and info.

Sources 

Comments 

Mannsville Bridge
Posted June 25, 2015, by Tammie (Tammie [dot] scott2011yahoo [dot] com)

Flooding loss of bridge June 2015

Mannsville Bridge
Posted June 20, 2015, by Don Morrison

According to this:

http://kfor.com/2015/06/19/famous-bridge-washes-out-in-flood...

This was also called Norton Bridge. Greasy Bend Bridge appears in alternate names, but is apparently still standing 4 miles upriver.

Mannsville Bridge
Posted June 19, 2015, by Rhys Martin (rhysfunk [at] gmail [dot] com)

Reports are that this bridge was lost during flooding last night.