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Claiborne Avenue Bridge

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Claiborne Avenue Bridge

Primary Photographer(s): Nathan Holth

Bridge Documented: October 10, 2019

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Key Facts

Location
New Orleans: Orleans Parish, Louisiana: United States
Structure Type
Metal 12 Panel Rivet-Connected Polygonal Warren Through Truss, Movable: Vertical Lift (Tower Drive) and Approach Spans: Metal Deck Girder, Fixed
Construction Date and Builder / Engineer
1957 By Builder/Contractor: Boh Brothers Construction Company of New Orleans, Louisiana and Engineer/Design: Louisiana Department of Highways (Sidney Poleynard)

Technical Facts

Rehabilitation Date
Not Available or Not Applicable
Main Span Length
360 Feet (110 Meters)
Structure Length
1,535 Feet (468 Meters)
Roadway Width
54 Feet (16.46 Meters)
Spans
1 Main Span(s) and 22 Approach Span(s)
NBI Number
23600463102341

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This vertical lift bridge which also includes a long approach system stands out in Louisiana for its large size.

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