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Plaquemine LA 1 Bridge (Old)

Photos 

Photo taken IN River

View this photo at beaumontenterprise.com

BH Photo #442166

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Plaquemine Bayou on Louisiana 1
Location
Plaquemine, Iberville Parish, Louisiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1898 ; replaced with a second swing bridge 1908, replaced 1950
Design
Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+30.29291, -91.23788   (decimal degrees)
30°17'34" N, 91°14'16" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/669464/3352557 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 84123 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (6,784)
Built 1898 (285)
Built during 1890s (2,704)
Iberville Parish, Louisiana (13)
Lost (21,190)
Lost 1950 (41)
Lost during 1950s (521)
Louisiana (672)
Movable (2,826)
Plaquemine, Louisiana (5)
Pratt through truss (4,861)
Pratt truss (8,463)
Replaced by new bridge (13,964)
Swing (1,348)
Through truss (13,799)
Truss (30,873)

Update Log 

  • January 15, 2019: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • January 12, 2019: New photos from Douglas Butler

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Sources 

  • Douglas Butler