Louisiana Highway 655

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Louisiana Highway 655 marker

Louisiana Highway 655
Route information
Maintained by Louisiana DOTD
Length: 1.1 mi[1] (1.8 km)
Existed: 1955 renumbering – present
Major junctions
West end: LA 1 in Lockport
East end: LA 308 in Rita
Location
Parishes: Lafourche
Highway system
  • Louisiana Highway System
LA 654 LA 656

Louisiana Highway 655 (LA 655) is a state highway in that serves Lafourche Parish. It spans a total of 1.1 miles (1.8 km), connecting LA 1 and LA 308 at Lockport.[1]

Route description[edit]

From the west, LA 655 begins at an intersection with LA 1 (Crescent Avenue) in Lockport. It proceeds eastward along Vacherie Street then crosses a swing bridge (built in 1940) over Bayou Lafourche into an area known as Rita. LA 655 immediately turns southeast onto East Main Street to a terminus at LA 308.

Major intersections[edit]

The entire highway is in Lafourche Parish.

Location mi[1] km Destinations Notes
Lockport 0.0 0.0 LA 1 (Crescent Avenue) – Raceland, Larose Western terminus
0.4 0.6
LA 655 Spur (Main Street)
Western terminus of LA 655 Spur
Lockport-Rita line 0.5 0.8 Bridge over Bayou Lafourche
Rita 1.1 1.8 LA 308 – Raceland, Larose Eastern terminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

Louisiana Highway 655 Spur[edit]


Louisiana Highway 655
Location: Lockport
Length: 0.76 mi[1] (1.22 km)
Existed: c. 1962–present

LA 655 Spur provides a more direct connection between LA 1 on the southeast side of Lockport to the swing bridge over Bayou Lafourche on LA 655.

The entire highway is in Lockport, Lafourche Parish.

mi[1] km Destinations Notes
0.00 0.00 LA 655 (Vacherie Street) Western terminus
0.76 1.22 LA 1 – Raceland, Larose Eastern terminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e Microsoft; Nokia (November 12, 2012). "Map of LA 655 and Auxiliary Route(s)" (Map). Bing Maps. Microsoft. Retrieved November 12, 2012.  Check date values in: |date=, |accessdate= (help)

External links[edit]

Route map: Bing