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City Park Avenue Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by John N. Teunisson of New Orleans in 1915

View this photo at Wikimedia Commons

BH Photo #353696

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Deck girder bridge over New Basin Canal on City Park Avenue
Location
New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana
Status
Demolished
Builders
- Penn Bridge Co. of Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania
- Strauss Bascule Bridge Co. of Chicago, Illinois
Design
Deck girder bascule
Dimensions
Total length: 65.0 ft.
Also called
John N.Teunission Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.97946, -90.12488   (decimal degrees)
29°58'46" N, 90°07'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/777414/3319988 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
New Orleans East
Inventory number
BH 61748 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 16, 2019: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • December 16, 2018: New photos from Douglas Butler
  • December 15, 2018: Updated by Luke: Added builder
  • April 27, 2017: Updated by Roger Collins: Added year demolished
  • May 19, 2016: New photos from Luke
  • July 17, 2014: New Street View added by Douglas Butler

Sources 

Comments 

City Park Avenue Bridge
Posted May 19, 2016, by Luke

The caption on Wikipedia states that the bridge is near the Halfway House, which according to http://www.old-new-orleans.com/NO_Halfway_House.html was on City Park Avenue

City Park Avenue Bridge
Posted May 19, 2016, by Douglas Butler

Hey Luke that is not the City Park Avenue bridge them pictures are the wrong pictures those pictures goes to the Tennison bridge page.