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East Pearl River US 90 Bridge

Photos 

Side View

Photo taken by David Backlin in April 2009

Enlarge

BH Photo #139251

Map 

Street Views 

Facts 

Overview
Swing bridge over East Pearl River on US 90
Location
St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana, and Hancock County, Mississippi
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1933 by the Wisconsin Bridge & Iron Co.
Builder
- Wisconsin Bridge & Iron Co. of Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Design
Swing Parker through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 279.7 ft.
Total length: 960.7 ft.
Deck width: 23.9 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+30.23912, -89.61460   (decimal degrees)
30°14'21" N, 89°36'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/248391/3348174 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
English Lookout
Inventory number
BH 19134 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 04/2014)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 6.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
2,300

Update Log 

  • June 13, 2017: New photo from John Christeson
  • May 11, 2015: New photos from william blackwell
  • July 8, 2010: New photo from Nathan Morton
  • April 19, 2010: New Street View added by Nathan Holth
  • May 3, 2009: Updated by Bob Davis: Added county of the east pier
  • April 27, 2009: New photos from David Backlin

Sources 

  • David Backlin - us71 [at] cox [dot] net
  • Bob Davis - bobdaviscfi [at] earthlink [dot] net
  • Nathan Holth
  • Nathan Morton - morton890 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • C Hanchey - cmh2315fl [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Douglas Butler
  • william blackwell
  • John Christeson - john_christeson [at] yahoo [dot] com