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RI - Beaver River Trestle

Map 

Description 

The 1973 RI track chart contains incomplete information for this bridge, only listing a 27 span pile trestle, which is apparently the south approach trestle.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Beaver River on abandoned railroad (former RI)
Location
Texas County, Oklahoma
Status
Demolished
History
Abandoned 1980, removed 1980s
Railroad
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (CRIP (1866-1920); RI (1920-1975) ROCK (1975-1980))
Design
Timber stringer
Dimensions
Total length: 625.0 ft.
Also called
RI Br. #1245
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.66104, -101.11981   (decimal degrees)
36°39'40" N, 101°07'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/310541/4059364 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 81154 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 11, 2018: Added by Dylan VanAntwerp

Sources 

  • Dylan VanAntwerp - dylan_vanantwerp [at] live [dot] com