Rating:
No votes cast

CSX - Chef Menteur Pass Bridge

Photos 

CSX Railroad over Chef Menteur Pass

CSX Railroad between Chef Menteur and Venetian Isles

Photo taken by Bob Davis on May 3, 2009

Enlarge

BH Photo #139729

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss swing bridge over Chef Menteur Pass
Location
New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Opened in October 1925
Railroad
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
Design
Three span swing polygonal Warren through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+30.06435, -89.80047   (decimal degrees)
30°03'52" N, 89°48'02" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/230021/3329223 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Chef Menteur
Inventory number
BH 19066 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 28, 2017: Updated by Roger Collins: Added date completed.
  • April 5, 2013: New photo from David Backlin
  • July 8, 2010: New photo from Nathan Morton
  • May 28, 2010: Updated by Craig Philpott: corrected location and design
  • May 3, 2009: New photo from Bob Davis

Sources 

  • Bob Davis - bobdaviscfi [at] earthlink [dot] net
  • Craig Philpott - craigphilpott63 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Nathan Morton - morton890 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • David Backlin - us71 [at] cox [dot] net
  • Douglas Butler

Comments 

Chef Menteur Pass Railroad Bridge
Posted August 22, 2007, by Frank Sellke (franksellke [at] brueckenweb [dot] de)

Hi, great database. Here one picture.