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Checkerboard Creek Bridge

Photo 

Photo taken by Gene McCluney in December 2008

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BH Photo #130129

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Arch bridge over Checkerboard Creek on Happy Camp Rd. (E0860 Rd.)
Location
Okmulgee County, Oklahoma
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1928, Lost 2015
Design
Two closed-spandrel concrete arches
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 20.0 ft.
Total length: 43.0 ft.
Deck width: 16.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.77000, -96.12500   (decimal degrees)
35°46'12" N, 96°07'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/759902/3962252 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Kiefer SW
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
100
Inventory numbers
OKNBI 020670000000000 (Oklahoma bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 29502 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2014)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 30.1 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • March 24, 2018: Updated by David Backlin: Updated to Lost/ Replaced
  • December 11, 2008: New photo from Gene McCluney
  • November 19, 2008: Updated by Rick Mattioni: Bridge crossing updated.

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Comments 

Checkerboard Creek Bridge
Posted March 24, 2018, by david (davidbonifazi [at] earthlink [dot] net)

Sadly, this bridge has been replaced by a modern concrete on steel beam bridge