WPA Bridge - E. Choctaw St. - Tahlequah, OK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter
N 35° 54.634 W 094° 58.168
15S E 322285 N 3975820
Quick Description: This WPA bridge was constructed in 1941.
Location: Oklahoma, United States
Date Posted: 2/16/2016 10:15:09 AM
Waymark Code: WMQEGY
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Geojeepsters
Views: 1

Long Description:
This is an arch bridge constructed in 1941 as a WPA project. It spans the Tahlequah Creek and has a two-lane asphalt surface known as East Choctaw Street.

The bridge is supported by concrete walls on either side of the creek. The sidewalls of the bridge have six concrete pillars on each side, connected with metal pole railing. One of these pillars is embossed with the WPA shield and reads "WPA 1941".

A similar WPA bridge crosses the creek a few blocks north at E. Shawnee Street.
Project type: Bridge

Date built or created: 1941

Location: E. Choctaw Street

City: Tahlequah

Condition: Good upkeep with a little wear and tear

Website for additional information: Not listed

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