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Perkins Road Overpass

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Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Kansas City Southern Railroad on Perkins Road
Location
Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1937
Design
Concrete tee beam
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 71.9 ft.
Total length: 809.1 ft.
Deck width: 24.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+30.42743, -91.16002   (decimal degrees)
30°25'39" N, 91°09'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/676711/3367586 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Baton Rouge West
Inventory number
BH 53267 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 01/2016)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 53.3 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1980)
9,977

Update Log 

  • August 1, 2013: New photos from M. D. Caillet
  • October 9, 2012: New photo from Jared Mixson
  • August 26, 2012: Added by Jared Mixson

Sources 

  • Jared Mixson