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Tammany Trace Bike Trail - Lacombe Bayou Bridge

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Photo taken by Flickr user galaxed

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BH Photo #238295

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Bridge over Lacombe Bayou on Tammany Trace Bike Trail (formerly Illinois Central Railroad)
Location
Lacombe, St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana
Status
Open to pedestrians and cyclists only
History
Built 2008
Builders
- Land & Marine Fabricators Corp. of Slidell, Louisiana
- McDonald Construction of Slidell, Louisiana
Railroad
- Rail-to-trail
Design
Through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+30.30523, -89.92581   (decimal degrees)
30°18'19" N, 89°55'33" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/218619/3356235 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lacombe
Inventory number
BH 53276 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 5, 2017: Updated by Luke: Added builder & date
  • November 5, 2017: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • September 5, 2014: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • August 27, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added photograph
  • August 27, 2012: Added by Jared Mixson

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Tammany Trace Bike Trail - Lacombe Bayou Bridge
Posted September 5, 2014, by Douglas Butler

The bascule drawbridge for bikes was built into the former half girder bridge which was welded off and the tracks are removed instead it swings it raises.