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Old US 171 Vernon Lake Bridge

Map 

Street View 

Description 

Replaced in 1967 by the current US 171 southbound span, which carried two-way traffic until the northbound span was built in 1986.

Facts 

Overview
Concrete deck girder bridge over Outlet to Vernon Lake
Location
Anacoco, Vernon Parish, Louisiana
Status
Open to pedestrians only
Future prospects
Preserved as a fishing Pier
History
Replaced in 1967
Design
Concrete deck girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+31.22494, -93.32948   (decimal degrees)
31°13'30" N, 93°19'46" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/468619/3454577 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Leesville
Inventory number
BH 65031 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 26, 2017: Updated by Roger Collins: Added replacement date.
  • December 26, 2014: New Street View added by Brad Smith

Sources 

  • Brad Smith - gaberdine [at] hotmail [dot] com