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UP - Charenton Canal Bridge

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Charenton Canal RR Bridge

Closed for train traffic

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in April 2013

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BH Photo #288702

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Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Charenton Canal on Union Pacific Railroad (formerly Southern Pacific)
Location
Baldwin, St. Mary Parish, Louisiana
Status
Open
Railroads
- Southern Pacific Railroad (SP)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Swing truss
Also called
SP - Charenton Canal Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.82309, -91.54102   (decimal degrees)
29°49'23" N, 91°32'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/640971/3300075 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Franklin
Inventory number
BH 53851 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Baldwin, Louisiana (1)
Have street view (27,201)
Louisiana (709)
Movable (3,020)
Navigable waterway (2,164)
Open (40,007)
Owned by railroad (12,652)
Railroad (15,770)
Southern Pacific Railroad (669)
St. Mary Parish, Louisiana (32)
Swing (1,485)
Through truss (15,344)
Truss (33,238)
Union Pacific Railroad (2,379)

Update Log 

  • July 19, 2014: New photos from Douglas Butler
  • October 7, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "Navigable waterway", "Railroad", "Union Pacific Railroad", "Southern Pacific Railroad"
  • October 7, 2012: Added by Jared Mixson