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Bayou Pidgeon LA 997 Bridge

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Overview
Swing bridge over Bayou Pidgeon on LA 997
Location
Iberville Parish, Louisiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1957
Design
Swing
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 129.9 ft.
Total length: 340.8 ft.
Deck width: 23.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+30.07000, -91.28500   (decimal degrees)
30°04'12" N, 91°17'06" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/665303/3327781 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Pigeon
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
1,400
Inventory number
BH 19026 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of November 2017)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 33.2 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • March 5, 2012: New Street View added by Ben Tate

Sources 

  • Ben Tate - benji5221 [at] yahoo [dot] com

Comments 

Bayou Pidgeon LA 997 Bridge
Posted April 2, 2012, by Gatorsergeant (gatorsgt [at] yahoo [dot] com)

I think the daily volume is way overstated. I would be surprised if the actual number was 300 vehicles daily. Just "Pigeon" not Pidgeon with a "D". Good photo from the bridgetender's position.