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LA3156 Bayou Teche Bridge

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Bayou Teche LA 3156 Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in August 2009

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BH Photo #144434

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Overview
Swing bridge over Bayou Teche on LA 3156 in New Iberia
Location
New Iberia, Iberia Parish, Louisiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1943
Design
Swing polygonal Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 157.1 ft.
Total length: 211.9 ft.
Deck width: 20.3 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+30.00945, -91.81962   (decimal degrees)
30°00'34" N, 91°49'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/613838/3320419 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
New Iberia North
Inventory number
BH 19011 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 03/2011)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 21.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
6,400

Update Log 

  • April 27, 2017: Updated by Nathan Holth: Demolished and replaced.
  • April 16, 2010: New Street View added by James Baughn
  • August 6, 2009: New photos from C Hanchey
  • July 20, 2009: Updated by C Hanchey: corrected GPS coordinates

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