ST. MARY PARISH COUNCIL

  • Engineering District : New Orleans
  • TSO Series Number : TS-4 Transportation Lines on the Mississippi River System and the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway
  • Principal Commodity List : PASSENGERS AND VEHICLES
  • Area of Operation : MORGAN CITY / AVOCA ISLAND
  • Vessels
    • Specialized Carrier : 1
    • Vessels List : AVOCA ISLAND FERRY
  • Address
    FIFTH FLOOR, COURTHOUSE BUILDING FRANKLIN LA 70538
  • Contact
    • Phone : 337-828-4100
FIFTH FLOOR, COURTHOUSE BUILDING FRANKLIN LA 70538

Managed Vessel

AVOCA ISLAND FERRY

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

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