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Sunshine Bridge

General Information

Official designation: NBI: 614704260200721
Completion: 1964
Status: in use

Project Type

Structure: Cantilever truss bridge
Function / usage: Road bridge
Material: Steel bridge

Location

Location: , , ,
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Address: LA 70
Crosses:
  • Mississippi River
Coordinates: 30° 5' 53.00" N    90° 54' 42.00" W
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Technical Information

Dimensions

main span 251.5 m
total length 2 510.3 m
clearance 51.8 m
deck number of lanes 2 × 2

Materials

truss steel

Chronology

15 August 2001

Last day a 50-cent toll is collected on traffic crossing the bridge. The toll was discontinued by an act of the Louisiana Legislature, authored by Louisiana State Representative Roy Quezaire (D-Donaldsonville), whose district includes the bridge.

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Participants

Currently there is no information available about persons or companies having participated in this project.

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  • About this
    data sheet
  • Structure-ID
    20021438
  • Date created
    08/05/2006
  • Last Update
    05/02/2016