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This is a single suspension bridge from my historical inventory of suspension bridges. Follow the Inventory link for more information about the inventory.
(pipeline bridge)
Melville, Louisiana, USA (Atchafalaya River)
Bridgemeister ID:1815
O'Donnell ID:395
Coordinates:N 30.70815 W 91.738933
Maps:Acme, Google, MapQuest
Use:Pipeline
Status:Extant (last checked, 2005)
Main cables:Wire (steel)
Suspended spans:3
Main span:1
Side spans:2
Notes
  • Patrick S. O'Donnell estimates the total suspended length of this huge pipeline bridge is 3,600 feet (2000-foot main span, 600- and 1050-foot side spans).
Photo by Patrick S. O'Donnell

Do you have any information or photos about this bridge that you would like to share? Please email aspan@bridgemeister.com.

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