Lee Edwards Road Bridge
From the north
Photo taken by Cliff Darby in June 2010
Not the most significant bridge, but pudding-proof of what overloads can do to ANY bridge of ANY material. Probably a log truck that destroyed this bridge.
- Timber stringer bridge over Indian Creek on Lee Edwards Road
- Grant Parish, Louisiana
- Future prospects
- Partially collapsed, bypassed by a giant culvert
- Built 1960, Closed 2010
- Timber stringer
Length of largest span: 19.0 ft.
Total length: 71.9 ft.
Deck width: 19.4 ft.
- Approximate latitude, longitude
- +31.71500, -92.43333 (decimal degrees)
31°42'54" N, 92°25'60" W (degrees°minutes'seconds")
- Approximate UTM coordinates
- 15/553690/3508985 (zone/easting/northing)
- 71 ft. above sea level
- USGS topographic map
- Inventory number
- BH 45440 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
- Inspection (as of 05/2007)
- Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 30.0 (out of 100)
- Average daily traffic (as of 1979)
- November 23, 2011: Updated by Cliff Darby: Bridge has been replaced
- June 1, 2010: Added by Cliff Darby