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Elk Creek Arch Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Gene McCluney in April 2009

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BH Photo #137009

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Closed Spandrel Arch bridge over Elk Creek on E1080 SE of Checotah
Location
McIntosh County, Oklahoma
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1934; Replaced 2010
Design
Closed Spandrel Arch still has rails
Dimensions
Span length: 29.9 ft.
Total length: 29.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.45000, -95.51333   (decimal degrees)
35°27'00" N, 95°30'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/271892/3925851 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Checotah
Elevation
609 ft. above sea level
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
100
Inventory numbers
OKNBI 041530000000000 (Oklahoma bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 29371 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2009)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 25.8 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • April 14, 2009: Updated by Gene McCluney: updated data
  • April 14, 2009: New photo from John Cross
  • April 12, 2009: New photo from Gene McCluney
  • December 11, 2008: New photo from Gene McCluney

Sources 

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

Comments 

Elk Creek Arch Bridge
Posted April 14, 2009, by Tim Lord

It's quite simple: they are throwing up random stuff without checking the facts, just to look important.

Elk Creek Arch Bridge
Posted April 14, 2009, by Bill McGann (odolaas69 [at] netster [dot] com)

How can it becalled the "Unnamed Creek Bridge" when it crosses Elk Creek?