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Amite River LA 42 Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Jared Mixson in October 2012

License: Released into public domain

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BH Photo #241333

Map 

Street Views 

Facts 

Overview
Swing bridge over Amite River on LA 42 at Port Vincent
Location
Livingston Parish, Louisiana, and Ascension Parish, Louisiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1963
Design
Swing
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 198.1 ft.
Total length: 397.8 ft.
Deck width: 27.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+30.33189, -90.85209   (decimal degrees)
30°19'55" N, 90°51'08" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/706492/3357517 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
French Settlement
Inventory number
BH 19060 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 07/2015)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 55.7 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
15,900

Update Log 

  • January 19, 2016: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • December 1, 2015: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • October 10, 2012: New photos from Jared Mixson
  • February 8, 2011: New Street View added by Cliff Darby

Sources 

  • Cliff Darby - clif30 [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Jared Mixson
  • Douglas Butler

Comments 

Amite River LA 42 Bridge
Posted September 26, 2017, by Nathan Delaplaine (ndelaplaine [at] gmail [dot] com)

This bridge no longer operates because there's no gates and no traffic light.