Rating:
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Intracoastal Canal Bridge

Photos 

Photo From LADOT

BH Photo #210482

Map 

Street View 

Description 

This bridge replaced a swing bridge that was hit by a barge in 2001.

Facts 

Overview
Bascule bridge over Intracoastal Canal on LA 319
Location
St. Mary Parish, Louisiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 2005
Design
Bascule
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 275.9 ft.
Total length: 5,513.4 ft. (1.0 mi.)
Deck width: 37.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.77143, -91.78522   (decimal degrees)
29°46'17" N, 91°47'07" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/617434/3294076 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Weeks
Inventory number
BH 45481 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 01/2015)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 95.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
910

Update Log 

  • July 6, 2016: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • December 1, 2015: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • August 21, 2014: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • August 23, 2011: New photos from Nathan Holth
  • June 18, 2010: Updated by Cliff Darby: Refined Design
  • June 12, 2010: Added by Cliff Darby

Sources 

Comments 

Intracoastal Canal Bridge
Posted August 25, 2011, by Cliff Darby (clif30 [at] hotmail [dot] com)

I remember those blue Louisiana signs.

I feel old now.