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Shreveport Railroad Bridge North
Primary Photographer(s): Nathan Holth
Bridge Documented: October 12, 2019
Bossier City and Shreveport: Bossier Parish, Louisiana and Caddo Parish, Louisiana: United States
Construction Date and Builder / Engineer
Not Available or Not Applicable
Main Span Length
300.0 Feet (91.4 Meters)
1,364.0 Feet (415.7 Meters)
1 Main Span(s)
and 8 Approach Span(s)
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Located in the heart of the city is this large truss bridge that continues to carry heavy freight trains. There are four fixed Parker through truss spans, a deck plate girder span, and a few tiny timber spans. Lengths given are estimates. The swing span is unusual in that the swing pier is on the shore next to the river.
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