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Deep Fork River Bridge

Photos 

Deck View

Photo taken by David Backlin in May 2006

Enlarge

BH Photo #126599

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned through truss bridge over Deep Fork River on US 266
Location
Okmulgee County, Oklahoma
Status
Closed to all traffic with approaches removed
History
Built 1933; Made obsolete by new bridge 2005
Design
Riveted, 10-panel K-Parker through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 210.0 ft.
Total length: 395.0 ft.
Deck width: 23.9 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.9 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.47829, -95.88322   (decimal degrees)
35°28'42" N, 95°52'60" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/238405/3929907 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Henryetta
Inventory numbers
OKNBI 040790000000000 (Oklahoma bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 29491 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 23, 2009: Updated by Rick Mattioni: Builder's name added.
  • December 11, 2008: New photos from Gene McCluney
  • October 22, 2008: Updated by David Backlin: Bridge still exists, not lost

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