Plaquemine / Sunshine Ferry - Louisiana
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member scrambler390
N 30° 17.150 W 091° 12.600
15R E 672158 N 3351815
Quick Description: Coordinates taken from east bank landing. Ferry at time of waymarking was the M/V Acadia. Crossing is LA Hwy. 75.
Location: Louisiana, United States
Date Posted: 11/16/2008 10:18:34 AM
Waymark Code: WM55X3
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Rose Red
Views: 14

Long Description:
Mainly a utilitarian ferry. Serves as a mid point link between the I-10 bridge in Baton Rouge and the Sunshine Bridge in Donaldsonville (about 30 miles). The State of Louisiana operates this ferry. Ferry . Different ferry vessels operate here as drydocking/repairs are made to the usual boat.
Was a smooth ride. You are allowed on deck.
Feerry time - 5:00 AM TO 9:00 PM, 7 DAYS A WEEK, PLAQUEMINE SIDE - 00 & 30 ON HR, SUNSHINE SIDE - 15 & 45 ON HR
Body of water served: Mississippi

Places served:
Plaquemine, Addis, Brusly, Sunshine, St. Gaberiel, Carville.


Terminal / landing address: LA.

Hours of operation (non-scheduled ferry service): From: 5:00 AM To: 9:00 PM

Seasonal: Not Listed

Dining room / cafeteria: Not Listed

Gift shop: Not Listed

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