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Bayou Teche LA 324 Bridge

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Bayou Teche LA 324 Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in August 2009

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BH Photo #144421

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Overview
Swing bridge over Bayou Teche on LA 324 in Charenton
Location
St. Mary Parish, Louisiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1945
Design
Swing
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 204.0 ft.
Total length: 348.0 ft.
Deck width: 23.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.88678, -91.52334   (decimal degrees)
29°53'12" N, 91°31'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/642589/3307155 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Charenton
Inventory number
BH 19123 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/2015)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 27.8 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
980

Update Log 

  • November 4, 2013: New Street View added by J.P.
  • August 6, 2009: Updated by C Hanchey: corrected GPS coordinates

Sources 

  • C Hanchey - cmh2315fl [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Douglas Butler
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com