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Tensas River Bridge

Photos 

East Approach

Photo taken by David Backlin in December 2008

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BH Photo #130497

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Vertical lift bridge over Tensas River on US 425 & LA 15 (Northbound) at Clayton
Location
Catahoula Parish, Louisiana, and Concordia Parish, Louisiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1971
Design
Vertical lift
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 181.0 ft.
Total length: 578.9 ft.
Deck width: 30.8 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 17.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+31.72500, -91.54500   (decimal degrees)
31°43'30" N, 91°32'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/637847/3510875 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Ferriday North
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
2,100
Inventory number
BH 18998 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 71.2 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • October 20, 2015: New photos from Janie Fortenberry
  • August 28, 2013: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • May 31, 2013: Updated by M. D. Caillet: Added category "Tensas River"
  • March 14, 2010: Updated by Cliff Darby: Street View
  • December 22, 2008: New photos from David Backlin
  • December 15, 2008: Updated by David Backlin

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Comments 

Tensas River Bridge
Posted January 8, 2017, by Cliff Darby (clif30 [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Neat old bridge