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Danziger Bridge


Danzinger Vertical Lift Bridge

Looking towards New Orleans at the two concrete counterbalances ad the four pulleys

Photo taken by Bob Davis on May 3, 2009


BH Photo #139721

Street Views 


Vertical lift bridge over the Inner Harbor Navigation Canal (Industrial Canal) on US 90 in New Orleans
New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana
Open to traffic
Built 1988-89
Vertical lift
Length of largest span: 329.9 ft.
Total length: 3,269.1 ft. (0.6 mi.)
Deck width: 91.8 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 18.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+30.00828, -90.02666   (decimal degrees)
30°00'30" N, 90°01'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/786812/3323427 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Spanish Fort
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
Inventory number
BH 19080 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of January 2018)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 81.1 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • November 22, 2017: Updated by Clark Vance: Added category "Orthotropic Deck"
  • November 16, 2015: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • August 2, 2015: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • October 5, 2014: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • December 4, 2011: New Street View added by James Baughn
  • May 28, 2010: New Street View added by Craig Philpott
  • May 3, 2009: Updated by Bob Davis: Add photos

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  • Bob Davis - bobdaviscfi [at] earthlink [dot] net
  • Craig Philpott - craigphilpott63 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Wikipedia
  • Douglas Butler
  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com