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Bayou La Batre Bridge (Old)

Photos 

Photo Provided by Fred Wheeler

BH Photo #410354

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over La Batre Bayou on Route 188
Location
Bayou La Batre, Mobile County, Alabama
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1929; Replaced 1984
Builder
- American Bascule Bridge Corp. of Pensacola, Florida
Design
Deck plate girder bascule
Approximate latitude, longitude
+30.40589, -88.24809   (decimal degrees)
30°24'21" N, 88°14'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/380113/3364423 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 79347 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 8, 2017: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • November 7, 2017: Updated by Luke: Added builder & date
  • November 7, 2017: Added by Douglas Butler

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