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51st Street Bridge

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Photo 

View of Bridge Looking West

Photo taken 1952-53.

Photo from Beryl Ford Collection/Tulsa Rotary Club, Tulsa City-County Library and Tulsa Historical Society

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost steel stringer bridge over Arkansas River on I-44 in Tulsa
Location
Tulsa, Tulsa County, Oklahoma
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1952; replaced 1982
Design
Steel stringer
Also called
Homer X. White Memorial Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.08913, -95.98956   (decimal degrees)
36°05'21" N, 95°59'22" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/230824/3997973 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 37726 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Arkansas River (99)
Beam (10,289)
Built 1952 (230)
Built during 1950s (3,013)
Lost (16,800)
Lost 1982 (90)
Lost during 1980s (749)
Oklahoma (1,778)
Owned by state (12,533)
Replaced by new bridge (10,925)
Steel stringer (4,217)
Tulsa County, Oklahoma (63)
Tulsa, Oklahoma (28)

Update Log 

  • October 20, 2008: Added by Rick Mattioni

Sources 

  • Rick Mattioni