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Wagner Ferry Bridge

Photos 

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BH Photo #438408

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Barataria Bayou on Wagner Ferry
Location
Jefferson Parish, Louisiana
Status
Removed not replaced
Design
Through truss swing
Also called
Louisiana Route 301 Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.76156, -90.11020   (decimal degrees)
29°45'42" N, 90°06'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/779439/3295864 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 83458 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Beam (13,772)
Jefferson Parish, Louisiana (13)
Lost (21,037)
Louisiana (670)
Movable (2,810)
Swing (1,345)
Through truss (13,742)
Timber stringer (3,568)
Truss (30,747)

Update Log 

  • November 15, 2018: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • November 14, 2018: Updated by Luke: Corrected GPS, removed "Long Administration Co" as a builder as "Long Administration" refers to the then-governor of Louisiana
  • November 14, 2018: New photo from Douglas Butler

Sources 

  • Douglas Butler
  • Luke

Comments 

Wagner Ferry Bridge
Posted November 14, 2018, by Daniel

if location is correct, I don't think that qualifies as "replaced by new bridge"