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Horse Creek Bridge

Photos 

View of Bridge Looking Northeast

Photo taken by Rick Mattioni in May 2009

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BH Photo #140807

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Horse Creek on US 60/69 in Afton
Location
Afton, Ottawa County, Oklahoma
Status
Open to traffic and pedestrians
Future prospects
Scheduled for Replacement 2019
History
Built 1936
Builder
- Pharaoh & Co. of Henryetta, Oklahoma
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 143.1 ft.
Deck width: 24.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on February 23, 1995
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.69709, -94.95633   (decimal degrees)
36°41'50" N, 94°57'23" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/325235/4063054 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Afton
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
6,500
Inventory numbers
NRHP 95000040 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
OKNBI 050170000000000 (Oklahoma bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 37895 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2015)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 29.9 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Afton, Oklahoma (1)
Beam (13,154)
Built 1936 (1,054)
Built during 1930s (10,840)
Doomed (1,042)
Have street view (24,052)
NR-listed (2,838)
Oklahoma (1,947)
Open (37,449)
Ottawa County, Oklahoma (47)
Owned by state (14,347)
Pharaoh & Co. (1)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,212)
Steel stringer (5,166)
Total length 125-175 feet (5,421)
US 60 (76)
US 66 (256)
US 69 (45)

Update Log 

  • September 22, 2016: Updated by David Backlin: Scheduled for Replacement
  • July 5, 2011: New Street View added by Clark Vance
  • July 5, 2011: Updated by David Backlin: Corrected GPS
  • May 31, 2009: Updated by Rick Mattioni: National Register information updated.
  • October 27, 2008: Added by Rick Mattioni

Sources 

Comments 

Horse Creek Bridge
Posted July 5, 2011, by David Backlin (us71 [at] cox [dot] net)

This is reported to be the last bridge of this style along old US 66 in Oklahoma that has a pedestrian walkway.