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Bayou La Batre Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Calvin Sneed in June 2012

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BH Photo #233579

Map 

Street Views 

Facts 

Overview
Vertical lift bridge over Bayou La Batre on AL 188 in Grand Bay
Location
Mobile County, Alabama
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1984
Design
Vertical lift
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 104.0 ft.
Total length: 246.1 ft.
Deck width: 51.8 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 75.0 ft.
Also called
J.A. Wintzell Memorial Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+30.40557, -88.24789   (decimal degrees)
30°24'20" N, 88°14'52" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/380131/3364387 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Coden
Inventory numbers
AL 13393 (Alabama bridge number)
BH 10173 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/2014)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 88.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
12,780

Update Log 

  • January 18, 2016: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • December 3, 2015: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • June 21, 2012: New photos from Calvin Sneed
  • March 1, 2011: New Street View added by J.P.

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Calvin Sneed - us43137415 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Douglas Butler

Comments 

Bayou La Batre Bridge
Posted August 21, 2015, by Vincent George (vigeo5 [at] hotmail [dot] com)

This bridge is a great improvement over the old draw bridge. It is very efficient, something that you couldn't say about the old bridge. My friends at www.safespanllc.com are the inspectors for this bridge.