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Red River LA 2 Bridge

Photos 

Overview

Photo taken Nov. 2005 by David Backlin

BH Photo #103349

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Five-span through truss bridge over Red River on LA 2
Location
Bossier Parish, Louisiana, and Caddo Parish, Louisiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1955; rehabilitated 1992
Design
Warren through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 359.8 ft.
Total length: 3,099.2 ft. (0.6 mi.)
Deck width: 26.2 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 17.3 ft.
Also called
Miller's Bluff Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+32.89218, -93.81885   (decimal degrees)
32°53'32" N, 93°49'08" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/423412/3639631 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 18977 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 07/2015)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 40.2 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
1,760

Update Log 

  • May 7, 2017: New photos from James Rhed
  • December 11, 2012: New photo from Jared Mixson
  • April 13, 2010: Updated by Craig Philpott: added street view and adjusted location
  • November 21, 2005: Posted photos from David Backlin

Sources 

Comments 

Red River LA 2 Bridge
Posted October 12, 2007, by John Adams

My Great-Grandfather helped build this bridge.