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RI - Horsepen Creek Bridge

Photos 

Abandoned Rock Island Deck Truss

At Grade, shot toward the NE On PRIVATE PROPERTY: shot with landowner permission

Photo taken by John Cross in March 2019

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BH Photo #444815

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned warren deck truss bridge over Horsepen Creek on abandoned railroad (former RI)
Location
Le Flore County, Oklahoma
Status
Derelict/abandoned with rails & deck removed
Railroad
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (CRIP (1866-1920); RI (1920-1975) ROCK (1975-1980))
Design
1 - 100' riveted Warren deck truss
Dimensions
Span length: 100.0 ft.
Total length: 100.0 ft.
Also called
RI - Br.#2928
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.97612, -94.58838   (decimal degrees)
34°58'34" N, 94°35'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/355009/3871546 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Heavener
Inventory number
BH 74464 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 22, 2019: New photo from Gene McCluney
  • March 19, 2019: New photos from John Cross
  • November 25, 2016: Updated by Dylan VanAntwerp: Added categories "railroad", "Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad", "Riveted"

Sources 

  • Dylan VanAntwerp - dylan_vanantwerp [at] live [dot] com
  • John Cross - jcross [at] cross-photography [dot] com
  • Gene McCluney - gmacfilm [at] live [dot] com