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Buzzard Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Gene McCluney in November 2009

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BH Photo #148845

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Buzzard Creek on D4538
Location
Le Flore County, Oklahoma
Status
Open to local traffic
History
Built ca. 1940
Design
Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 62.0 ft.
Total length: 62.0 ft.
Deck width: 18.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.76023, -94.97242   (decimal degrees)
34°45'37" N, 94°58'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/319477/3848225 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Blackjack Ridge
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
24
Inventory numbers
OKNBI 092040000000000 (Oklahoma bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 29212 (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: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 53.8 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Built during 1940s (3,792)
Le Flore County, Oklahoma (72)
Oklahoma (1,960)
One-lane traffic (7,530)
Open (37,943)
Owned by county (19,493)
Pony truss (15,440)
Pratt pony truss (3,312)
Pratt truss (8,377)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,358)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,805)
Truss (30,584)
US 271 (17)

Update Log 

  • November 8, 2009: New photos from Gene McCluney
  • November 6, 2009: New photo from Gene McCluney

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