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US 60-Arkansas River Bridge (1950)

Photo 

The Ponca City News: April 20 1951

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BH Photo #465425

Map 

Description 

This was a new alignment and bridge for US60. Although this bridge was replaced in 1989, the older bridge to the North remained for another 15 years.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Parker through truss bridge over Arkansas River & Pleasant View Rd. on US 60 (Harding Road)
Location
Osage County, Oklahoma
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1950; Replaced 1989
Design
(3)Parker through trusses
(16)Parker ponies (6 on the West end/10 on the East end)
Also called
Harding Road Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.68070, -97.06461   (decimal degrees)
36°40'51" N, 97°03'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/672930/4061197 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 87962 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1950 (562)
Built during 1950s (3,744)
Lost (23,584)
Lost 1989 (179)
Lost during 1980s (1,307)
Oklahoma (1,993)
Osage County, Oklahoma (78)
Owned by state (15,591)
Parker pony truss (376)
Parker through truss (1,272)
Parker truss (1,649)
Pony truss (15,952)
Replaced by new bridge (15,748)
Through truss (14,622)
Truss (32,079)

Update Log 

  • January 29, 2020: New photo from Melissa Brand-Welch
  • January 29, 2020: Added by Tony Dillon

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Sources 

  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com