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KCS - Caddo Lake Bridge

Photos 

Overview

BH Photo #103374

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Lost swing railroad bridge over Caddo Lake on the Kansas City Southern Railroad at Mooringsport
Location
Caddo Parish, Louisiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1898; replaced in the 1990's
Railroad
- Kansas City Southern Railway (KCS)
Design
Swing Deck plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+32.69600, -93.95855   (decimal degrees)
32°41'46" N, 93°57'31" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/410149/3617991 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Mooringsport
Inventory number
BH 18981 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (6,448)
Built 1898 (273)
Built during 1890s (2,589)
Caddo Parish, Louisiana (21)
Deck girder (4,805)
Girder (8,621)
Have street view (24,052)
Kansas City Southern Railway (199)
Lost (19,923)
Louisiana (661)
Movable (2,758)
Navigable waterway (2,074)
Owned by railroad (10,481)
Plate girder (6,604)
Railroad (13,849)
Replaced by new bridge (13,196)
Swing (1,305)

Update Log 

  • August 3, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "Navigable waterway", "Railroad"
  • April 13, 2010: Updated by Craig Philpott: corrected GPS data
  • October 17, 2005: Posted photos from Darren Guin

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