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Choska Creek Bridge

Photo 

Photo taken by Gene McCluney in December 2008

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BH Photo #130109

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Choska Creek on Old OK 104
Location
Wagoner County, Oklahoma
Status
Closed to all traffic
History
This is on Old OK 104 on the approach to the Arkansas River Bridge visible in photo.
Design
Riveted Warren pony truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.82153, -95.63790   (decimal degrees)
35°49'18" N, 95°38'16" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/261690/3967365 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Haskell
Inventory number
BH 38359 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1911 (745)
Built during 1910s (9,258)
Closed (2,577)
Oklahoma (1,971)
Pony truss (15,727)
Truss (31,307)
Wagoner County, Oklahoma (24)
Warren pony truss (3,207)
Warren truss (6,275)

Update Log 

  • December 10, 2008: Added by Gene McCluney

Sources 

Comments 

Choska Creek Bridge
Posted June 4, 2009, by Gene McCluney (mccluney [at] sbcglobal [dot] net)

I wouldn't actually call it "closed to all traffic" because it is not blocked, and does provide river access to locals. The main multi-span through truss does have "no trespassing" painted on the portals, although not blocked.