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Poteau River Bridge

Photo 

View of bridge

From the 1934 OSHC road map of Oklahoma. This bridge was painted yellow at the time it was removed.

Photo courtesy of the Oklahoma State Highway Commission

BH Photo #419444

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost K-Parker truss bridge over Poteau River on US 59/270
Location
Le Flore County, Oklahoma
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Design
K-Parker through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.85823, -94.62926   (decimal degrees)
34°51'30" N, 94°37'45" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/351064/3858531 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hodgen
Inventory number
BH 70708 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

K-Parker truss (66)
K-Truss (85)
Le Flore County, Oklahoma (72)
Lost (20,980)
Oklahoma (1,960)
Replaced by new bridge (13,775)
Through truss (13,725)
Truss (30,722)

Update Log 

  • March 17, 2018: Updated by J Lance: Added photo
  • January 31, 2016: Added by J Lance

Sources 

  • J Lance - bugo [at] hotmail [dot] com