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Intracoastal Waterway Bridge (Older)

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Intracoastal Waterway Bridge (Older)

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Photo taken by Douglas Butler in June 2013

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BH Photo #291737

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Description 

This old trussed swing bridge replaced another swing bridge of a girder type in 1968.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Intracoastal Waterway on Louisiana Route 319
Location
Cypremort, St. Mary Parish, Louisiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Replaced in 1968
Design
Through truss swing
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.77225, -91.78469   (decimal degrees)
29°46'20" N, 91°47'05" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/617485/3294167 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Weeks
Inventory number
BH 62622 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Cypremort, Louisiana (1)
Lost (20,005)
Lost 1968 (57)
Lost during 1960s (451)
Louisiana (661)
Movable (2,775)
Navigable waterway (2,078)
Owned by state (14,406)
Replaced by new bridge (13,251)
St. Mary Parish, Louisiana (32)
Swing (1,319)
Through truss (13,263)
Truss (30,025)

Update Log 

  • August 21, 2014: Added by Douglas Butler

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Sources 

  • Douglas Butler