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Opossum Creek Bridge

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Opossum Creek Bridge

Shot to the north, N4140- old highway updated by US169.

Photo taken by John Cross in June 2008

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BH Photo #129879

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Overview
Through truss bridge over Opossum Creek on Old U.S. 169
Location
Nowata County, Oklahoma
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1930
Design
Modified Pratt through truss.
Dimensions
Span length: 122.1 ft.
Total length: 122.1 ft.
Deck width: 18.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.95418, -95.62426   (decimal degrees)
36°57'15" N, 95°37'27" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/266340/4093007 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
South Coffeyville
Elevation
700 ft. above sea level
Inventory numbers
OKNBI 031670000000000 (Oklahoma bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 29448 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/2012)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 26.8 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
100

Update Log 

  • May 3, 2016: Updated by Nathan Holth: This bridge has been demolished and replaced.
  • December 12, 2008: New photos from Gene McCluney
  • December 7, 2008: New photos from Rick Mattioni
  • December 7, 2008: New photos from John Cross

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