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STATE HIGHWAY #78 BRIDGE AT THE RED RIVER

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DESCRIPTION: CONSTRUCTED DURING THE YEARS 1937 & 1938, STATE HIGHWAY #78 BRIDGE IS A RARE EXAMPLE OF A BRIDGE WITH K-TRUSS THROUGH AND CAMELBACK PONY SPANS. IT IS SIGNIFICANT FOR ITS ENGINEERING DESIGN AND AS A SIGNIFICANT FEDERAL RELIEF PROJECT.

NR ID Number 96001517

Historic Name

STATE HIGHWAY #78 BRIDGE AT THE RED RIVER

Current Name

STATE HIGHWAY 78 BRIDGE AT THE RED RIVER

Project Name 

Latitude 33.75302
Longitude -96.19611

Address

STATE HIGHWAY 78 AT THE OKLAHOMA STATE LINE

City

KARMA VICINITY

County

BRYAN

County code

013

Lot

Block

Section 19

Township

Range

11 E
Type STRUCTURE
Historic Function  ROAD RELATED
Current Function ROAD RELATED
Area Significance 1 ENGINEERING
Area Significance 2 TRANSPORTATION
Architect / Builder OK DEPT OF TRANSPORTATION, DESIGN; KANSAS CITY BRIDGE COMPANY, BUILDER
Date Prepared  1996
Year Built 1937-1938
Original Site  YES
Architectural  Style K-TRUSS THROUGH BRIDGE
Roof Material  N/A
Wall Material N/A
Window Material  N/A
Door Material N/A
Decorative Detail
Condition GOOD

 
Comments:-
THE BRDGE AND ITS SURROUNDINGS APPEAR RELATIVELY UNCHANGED SINCE 1938, MAINTAINING INTEGRITY OF LOCATION, SETTING, FEELING AND ASSOCIATION.

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