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Murray Street Bridge

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Map 

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Warren through truss swing bridge over Red River on Murray St.
Location
Pineville, Rapides Parish, Louisiana
Status
Replaced 1984 by vertical-lift Gillis Long Bridge
History
Built 1902, demolished after construction of the Jackson St. bridge
Design
Warren through truss swing bridge bracketed with Parker through trusses.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+31.31329, -92.44277   (decimal degrees)
31°18'48" N, 92°26'34" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/553022/3464457 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Alexandria
Inventory number
BH 53867 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 19, 2019: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added truss type
  • September 19, 2019: New photo from Melissa Brand-Welch
  • April 10, 2017: New Street View added by Cliff Darby
  • December 12, 2015: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • October 9, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Corrected location
  • October 9, 2012: Added by Jared Mixson

Related Bridges 

Sources 

  • Jared
  • Luke
  • Douglas Butler
  • Cliff Darby - cliffsta1987 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com

Comments 

Murray St. Bridge
Posted March 24, 2015, by Robby fisher (daisyfisf [at] gmail [dot] com)

You have the status wrong the Murray street bridge was demolished and replaced by the gillis long Jackson street bridge