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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

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Overview
Vertical lift bridge over the Inner Harbor Navigation Canal (Industrial Canal) on US 90 in New Orleans
Location
New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1988-89
Design
Vertical lift
Dimensions
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
Inventory number
BH 19080 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 01/2013)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 83.2 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
25,700

Update Log 

  • 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

Sources 

  • Bob Davis - bobdaviscfi [at] earthlink [dot] net
  • Craig Philpott - cphilpott [at] puc [dot] edu
  • Wikipedia
  • Douglas Butler

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Danziger Bridge
Posted August 6, 2013, by Douglas Butler (drawbridges [at] lycos [dot] com)

Danziger bridge drawing.

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