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Bayou Teche LA 323 Bridge

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Bayou Teche LA 323 Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in August 2009

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BH Photo #144420

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Description 

Was Available for adaptive reuse: http://wwwsp.dotd.la.gov/Inside_LaDOTD/Divisions/Engineering...

Facts 

Overview
Swing bridge over Bayou Teche on LA 323
Location
St. Mary Parish, Louisiana
Status
Demolished
History
Built 1941
Design
Swing polygonal Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 165.0 ft.
Total length: 313.9 ft.
Deck width: 14.7 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
Oaklawn Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.84057, -91.45515   (decimal degrees)
29°50'26" N, 91°27'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/649243/3302120 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Centerville
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
260
Inventory number
BH 19122 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of November 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 23 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • October 16, 2019: Updated by Nathan Holth: Demolished, replacement in progress.
  • March 27, 2016: Updated by James Baughn: Bridge is available for reuse
  • May 3, 2010: New Street View added by Nathan Holth
  • August 6, 2009: Updated by C Hanchey: corrected GPS coordinates

Sources 

  • C Hanchey - cmh2315fl [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Nathan Holth
  • Douglas Butler
  • James Baughn - webmaster [at] bridgehunter [dot] com