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Charenton Canal Railroad Bridge

Charenton Canal Railroad Bridge

Primary Photographer(s): Nathan Holth

Bridge Documented: October 10, 2019

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Key Facts

Facility Carried / Feature Intersected
Railroad (Union Pacific) Over Charenton Canal
Location
Baldwin: St. Mary Parish, Louisiana: United States
Structure Type
Metal 8 Panel Rivet-Connected Warren Through Truss, Movable: Swing (Rim Bearing Center Pier) and Approach Spans: Metal Deck Girder, Fixed
Construction Date and Builder / Engineer
By Builder/Contractor: Unknown

Technical Facts

Rehabilitation Date
Not Available or Not Applicable
Main Span Length
207 Feet (63 Meters)
Structure Length
360 Feet (110 Meters)
Roadway Width
Not Available
Spans
1 Main Span(s) and 2 Approach Span(s)
NBI Number
Not Applicable

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Bridge Documentation

This railroad truss swing bridge appears to date to the mid-20th century. Lengths given are estimates.

 

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Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
29.823190,-91.541037

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