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Daspit Bridge (Old)

Photos 

Photo taken by The Louisiana Highway Commision

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BH Photo #439224

Map 

Description 

Originally carried old La. Highway 1188

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bridge
Location
New Iberia, Iberia Parish, Louisiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Completed January 23, 1939
Approximate latitude, longitude
+30.04042, -91.80069   (decimal degrees)
30°02'26" N, 91°48'02" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/615628/3323870 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 83717 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1939 (713)
Built during 1930s (10,984)
Iberia Parish, Louisiana (19)
Lost (21,014)
Louisiana (669)
Movable (2,817)
New Iberia, Louisiana (6)
Replaced by new bridge (13,796)
Swing (1,346)

Update Log 

  • December 8, 2018: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • December 7, 2018: Added by James Rhed

Sources 

  • James Rhed
  • Douglas Butler