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North Canadian River Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Gene McCluney in December 2008

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BH Photo #130031

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over North Canadian River on IRR 5434C
Location
Okfuskee County, Oklahoma
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Future prospects
Likely to be demolished after replacement bridge completed
History
Built 1927; rehabilitated 1945
Design
Riveted, 8-panel Parker through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 160.1 ft.
Total length: 296.9 ft.
Deck width: 17.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.33333, -96.18500   (decimal degrees)
35°19'60" N, 96°11'06" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/755861/3913646 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Weleetka
Inventory numbers
OKNBI 019360000000000 (Oklahoma bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 29459 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 9, 2008: New photos from Gene McCluney

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Comments 

North Canadian River Bridge
Posted January 10, 2009, by Sue Bozeman & Jeri Ptacek (bozesj [at] cox [dot] net)

This bridge will be gone soon. A new bridge is currently being built next to the truss bridge as of 1/9/09. Go see it now!