Rating:
3 votes

US79 Overpass

Photos 

Photo taken in July 2013

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BH Photo #261203

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete tee beam bridge over Kansas City Southern Railroad on US 79 and US 80
Location
Shreveport, Caddo Parish, Louisiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1927
Railroad
- Kansas City Southern Railway (KCS)
Design
Concrete tee beam
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 32.2 ft.
Total length: 131.9 ft.
Deck width: 40.0 ft.
Skew angle
40 degrees
Approximate latitude, longitude
+32.49248, -93.76409   (decimal degrees)
32°29'33" N, 93°45'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/428215/3595282 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Shreveport West
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
8,800
Inventory number
BH 52582 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of January 2017)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 2 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • August 6, 2013: Updated by Clark Vance: Added categories "Skewed", "Brick road"
  • July 28, 2013: New photos from M. D. Caillet
  • May 29, 2012: Added by David Backlin

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