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Blue River Bridge

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Overview of bridge

Photo taken by Wes Kinsler in December 2008

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BH Photo #151535

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Blue River on OK 7
Location
Johnston County, Oklahoma
Status
Replaced by a new bridge in 2009
History
Built 1933
Builder
- W. R. Montgomery
Design
7-panel riveted through K-truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 140.1 ft.
Total length: 265.1 ft.
Deck width: 22.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.0 ft.
Also called
Bridge 3506 0250 X
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.36124, -96.58990   (decimal degrees)
34°21'40" N, 96°35'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/721644/3804842 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Connerville SE
Inventory numbers
OKNBI 040650000000000 (Oklahoma bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 29101 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 03/2008)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 52.3 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
990

Categories 

Beam (11,848)
Built 1933 (588)
Built during 1930s (10,511)
Johnston County, Oklahoma (16)
K-Truss (83)
Lost (18,586)
Lost 2009 (263)
Lost during 2000s (3,704)
OK 7 (5)
Oklahoma (1,898)
Owned by state (13,581)
Replaced by new bridge (12,306)
Span length 125-175 feet (3,755)
Steel stringer (4,653)
Through truss (12,862)
Total length 250-500 feet (4,581)
Truss (29,378)
W. R. Montgomery (2)

Update Log 

  • January 2, 2010: Updated by Wes Kinsler: Bridge has been replaced-updated builder & type

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