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South Carrollton Avenue Bridge

Photos 

Removed

Photo taking by Douglas Butler in April 2013

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BH Photo #288630

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pony/through plate girder bridge over New Basin Canal on South Carrollton Avenue & New Orleans Public Service Incorporated
Location
New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana
Status
Removed
History
Built 1926; Removed 1951
Builder
- Strauss Bascule Bridge Co. of Chicago, Illinois
Railroads
- New Orleans & Carrollton Railroad (NO&C)
- New Orleans Public Service Incorporated (NOPSI)
- Streetcar
Design
Pony plate girder bascule
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.96771, -90.10784   (decimal degrees)
29°58'04" N, 90°06'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/779092/3318727 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
New Orleans East
Inventory number
BH 71410 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 16, 2020: Updated by Roger Collins: Added construction year.
  • August 31, 2017: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • July 17, 2014: Added by Douglas Butler