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Coal Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Gene McCluney in December 2009

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BH Photo #150401

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Coal Creek on US 270 near McAlester
Location
Pittsburg County, Oklahoma
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1936: Replaced 2012
Builder
- M.E. Gillioz of Monett, Missouri
Design
K-Parker through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 140.1 ft.
Total length: 245.1 ft.
Deck width: 24.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.95036, -95.87319   (decimal degrees)
34°57'01" N, 95°52'23" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/237620/3871308 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
McAlester
Elevation
614 ft. above sea level
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
5,500
Inventory numbers
OKNBI 050330000000000 (Oklahoma bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 29646 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2009)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 37.8 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • June 15, 2017: Updated by David Backlin: Added Lost Date
  • September 23, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Replaced
  • December 3, 2009: New photos from Gene McCluney
  • November 29, 2009: Updated by Rick Mattioni: Builder's name added.
  • November 27, 2009: Updated by John Cross: New Photos and coordinates (fixed location)
  • November 26, 2009: Updated by Gene McCluney: corrected data

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Comments 

Coal Creek Bridge
Posted September 23, 2013, by Clay (okbridges [at] yalc [dot] com)

I photographed this in Apr 2010. I see from Google Maps satellite view that it is gone now.