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Sarto Bridge

Photos 

East approach

Photo taken by John T. Dauzat

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BH Photo #167189

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pratt pony truss bridge over Bayou des Glaises on Pedestrian Pathway
Location
Big Bend, Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1916
Builder
- Austin Brothers Bridge Co. of Dallas Texas/Atlanta, Georgia
Design
Pratt pony truss
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on November 21, 1989
Also called
Sarto Old Iron Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+31.07387, -91.79260   (decimal degrees)
31°04'26" N, 91°47'33" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/615180/3438414 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Big Bend
Inventory numbers
NRHP 89002027 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 45436 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 5, 2017: Updated by Luke: Noted that bridge is open to pedestrians
  • December 4, 2017: New photos from Cliff Darby
  • August 24, 2013: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • June 6, 2010: New photos from John T. Dauzat
  • May 31, 2010: New Street View added by Cliff Darby
  • May 31, 2010: Added by John T. Dauzat

Sources 

  • Cliff Darby - clif30 [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • John T. Dauzat - jtdauzat [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Douglas Butler
  • Luke