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Birds Nest Creek Bridge

Photos 

Through view looking east

Photo taken November 2003 by Wes Kinsler

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BH Photo #151559

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Birds Nest Creek on E0280
Location
Kay County, Oklahoma
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1915
Design
6-panel pin-connected Parker pony truss with fish-belly lower chord.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 89.9 ft.
Total length: 91.9 ft.
Deck width: 18.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.60833, -97.27752   (decimal degrees)
36°36'30" N, 97°16'39" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/654048/4052805 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Tonkawa SE
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
50
Inventory numers
OKNBI 123850000000000 (Oklahoma bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 29116 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2015)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 27 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • September 11, 2017: Updated by Nathan Holth: This bridge has been demolished and replaced.
  • October 9, 2011: New photos from Gene McCluney
  • January 3, 2010: Updated by Wes Kinsler: Added bridge type info.

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