Boston, Massachusetts

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Adams Street Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Slab spans built 1765; arch spans added 1847; rehabilitated 2006
Stone bridge over Neponset River on Adams Street
Open to traffic

Adams Street Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Stone arch bridge over Davenport Creek on Adams Street


Alford Street Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1963, rehabilitated 2012-14
Bascule bridge over Mystic River on MA 99 (Alford Street) in Boston
Open to traffic

American Legion Highway Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1931
Steel rigid frame bridge over Morton Street (MA 203) on American Legion Highway
Open to traffic

Amtrak - Arborway Arch Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1897
Lost Stone arch bridge over Arborway on Amtrak Northeast Corridor
Removed but not replaced

Anderson Memorial Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1915
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Charles River on North Harvard Street
Open to traffic

Arsenal Street Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1925; rehabilitated 1968
Deck arch bridge over Charles River on Arsenal Street
Open to traffic

B&P - Parker Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1870; Replaced 1876
Lost Truss bridge over South Street on Boston & Providence Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Babson Street Railroad Overpass (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1901, replaced 2002
Lost Double-intersection Warren through truss bridge over MBTA Fairmount Line on Babson Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Blakemore Street Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1882; rehabilitated 1950
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Amtrak/MBTA on Blakemore Street
Open to traffic

BM - North Station Drawbridge (Old) (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1835; Replaced 1931
Lost Warren deck truss bridge over Charles River on Boston & Maine Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Boston University Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1928
Steel through arch bridge over Charles River on Brookline Street (MA 2)
Open to traffic

Boylston Street - Boston & Albany Railroad Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Redecked with asphalt 1939; replaced ca. 1965
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over Boston & Albany Railroad on Boylston Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Boylston Street Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1881
Stone arch bridge over Muddy River on Boylston Street
Open to traffic

Brookline Avenue Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1892
Stone arch bridge over Muddy River on Brookline Avenue
Open to traffic

Bussey Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1876; Collapsed 1887
Lost "Hewins" deck truss bridge over South Street on Boston & Providence Railroad
Collapsed

Castle Island Drawbridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1927; rehabilitated 1978
Bascule bridge over Dorchester Bay on Morrissey Blvd. in Boston
Open to traffic

Charles River Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1861; rehabilitated 2002
Concrete arch bridge over Charles River on MA 109 (Spring Street) in Boston
Open to traffic

Charlestown Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built in 1900 to replace the Charles River Bridge which opened in 1786. It carried an elevated railway until it was demolished and re-routed in 1975.
Swing through truss bridge over Charles River on N. Washington Street in Boston
Open to traffic

Charlestown High Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built in 1954 for the original Central Artery in Boston. Demolished in 2004 after the completion of the Zakim Bridge and O'Neil Memorial Tunnel
Lost Warren through truss bridge over Charles River on Interstate 93
Replaced by the Leonard P. Zakim Bunker Hill Bridge

Chelsea North Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1901, rebuilt 1935, replaced by the Tobin Bridge 1950
Lost Through truss bridge over Mystic River on Chelsea Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Chelsea South Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Replaced by Tobin Bridge 1950
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Little Mystic Channel on Chelsea Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Commonwealth Avenue Bridges (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1917; reconstructed 1974
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Muddy River on Commonwealth Avenue (Route 2)
Open to traffic

Congress Street Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1930; rehabilitated 2008
Bascule bridge over Fort Point Channel on Congress Street in Boston
Open to traffic

Congress Street Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1875; replaced 1930
Lost swing bridge over Bass River on Congress Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Dorchester Avenue Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built to replace an original drawbridge; closed indefinitely to through traffic due to security concerns with its proximity to USPS headquarters
Girder bridge over Fort Point Channel on Dorchester Avenue (Private section)
Open to authorized vehicles only

Fen Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1891, river culvert extended westward 1940s
Stone arch bridge over Muddy River on Avenue Louis Pasteur
Open to traffic

Franklin Park Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1894
Stone arch bridge over Scarboro Pond on Circuit Drive
Open to traffic

Galen Street Bridge (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1907
Concrete arch bridge over Charles River on MA 16 (Galen Street) in Watertown
Open to traffic

Glenwood Avenue Footbridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1906
Pratt through truss bridge over MBTA Dorchester Branch (MBTA Fairmount Line);Neponset River on Glenwood Avenue (sidewalk only)
Open to pedestrians

Granite Avenue Bascule Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1959
Bascule bridge over Neponset River on Granite Avenue in Boston
Open to traffic

Granite Avenue Bridge (Old) (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1914; replaced 1959
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Neponset River on Granite Avenue
Demolished and replaced

Hammond Street Bridge (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1990 replacing an 1893 pony truss
Pony truss bridge over Green Line on Hammond Street in Newton
Open to traffic

Harvard Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1891; reconstructed 1990
Deck plate girder bridge over Charles River on MA 2A (Massachusetts Avenue)
Open to traffic

Jamaicaway Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1936
Concrete rigid frame bridge over MA-9/Washington Street on Jamaicaway
Open to traffic

John W. Weeks Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1927
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Charles River on a footpath at Harvard University
Open to pedestrians

Leonard P. Zakim Bunker Hill Memorial Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 2003
Cable-stayed bridge over Charles River on I-93/US-1 in Boston
Open to traffic

Long Island Viaduct (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1951, demolished 2015
Warren through truss with all verticals bridge over Boston Harbor on Long Island Road
Removed

Longfellow Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1906; rehabilitated 1959 and 2011
Steel arch bridge over Charles River on Mass. Hwy 3 (Cambridge Street) in Boston and Cambridge
Open to traffic

MBTA - Adams Street Overpass (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1911, converted to transit use 1926
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Adams Street on MBTA Red Line - Ashmont Branch
Open to traffic

MBTA - Arboretum Road Overpass (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Stone arch bridge over Arboretum Road on Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority
Open to traffic

MBTA - Dorchester Avenue Overpass (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1911, converted to transit use 1926
Steel stringer bridge over Dorchester Avenue on MBTA Red Line - Ashmont Branch
Open to traffic

MBTA - Dudley Street Overpass (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1908
Deck plate girder bridge over Dudley Street on MBTA Fairmount Line
Open to traffic

MBTA - East Cottage Street Overpass (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1907 by Boston Bridge Works
Deck plate girder bridge over East Cottage Street on MBTA Fairmount Line
Open to traffic

MBTA - Geneva Avenue Overpass (Fairmount Line) (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1905 by Boston Bridge Works
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Geneva Avenue on MBTA Fairmount Line
Open to traffic

MBTA - Geneva Avenue Overpass (Red Line) (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1928
Deck plate girder bridge over Geneva Avenue on MBTA Red Line - Ashmont Branch
Open to traffic

MBTA - Grand Junction Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1928
Through plate girder bridge over Charles River on MBTA
Open to traffic

MBTA - Neponset River Bridge (Dorchester Branch MP 07.07) (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1916 by Phoenix Bridge Company
Deck plate girder bridge over Neponset River on MBTA Dorchester Branch (MBTA Fairmount Line)
Open to railway traffic

MBTA - Norfolk Avenue Overpass (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1907 by Boston Bridge Works
Deck plate girder bridge over Norfolk Avenue on MBTA Fairmount Line
Open to traffic

MBTA - North Station Charles River Bridges (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1931, two bridges removed at a later date
Baltimore through truss bridge over Charles River on MBTA North Station Leads
Open to traffic

MBTA - Shore Line Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1898
Through truss bridge over Amtrak Northeast Corridor on MBTA Fairmount Line
Open to traffic

MBTA - South Street Overpass (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1887
Stone arch bridge over South Street on MBTA Needham Line
Open to traffic

MBTA - Southampton Street Yard Overpass (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Double-intersection Warren through truss bridge over Track 61 (Seaport Branch) on MBTA Red Line Cabot Yard Lead
Open to traffic

MBTA - Talbot Avenue Overpass (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1897, strengthened 1914, replaced 2012
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Talbot Avenue on MBTA Fairmount Line
Replaced by a new bridge

MBTA - Temple Street Overpass (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1906
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Temple Street on MBTA Needham Line
Open to traffic

Meridian Street Bridge (Old) (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built ca. 1910; demolished 1950; replacement completed 1954
Lost Through truss bridge over Chelsea River on Meridian Street
Replaced by new bridge

Neponset Greenway Bridge (Norfolk County, Massachusetts)
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Neponset River on Neponset Greenway
Open to pedestrians only

Neponset River Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1903; rehabilitated 1946
Concrete arch bridge over Neponset River on MA 28 (Blue Hill Avenue) in Boston
Open to traffic

Neponset River Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Steel stringer bridge over Neponset River on MA-3A
Open to traffic

Neponset Valley Parkway Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1849; rehabilitated 1932
Stone arch bridge over Neponset River on Neponset Valley Parkway
Open to traffic

NH - Neponset River Bridge (Bristol County, Massachusetts)
Built 1907
Lost Bridge over Neponset River on New York New Haven & Hartford RR
No longer exists

NH - Triple Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1899
Lost Warren through truss Scherzer rolling lift bascule bridge over Fort Point Channel on Railroad (Amtrak and MBTA)
Replaced by new bridge

Norfolk Street Railroad Overpass (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1901, replaced 1986
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over MBTA Fairmount Line on Norfolk Street
Replaced by new bridge

North Beacon Street Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1917
Concrete arch bridge over Charles River on US 20 (N. Beacon Street) in Boston
Open to traffic

Northern Avenue Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1908, rehabilitated 1979, closed to vehicles 1997, closed to pedestrians 2014
Pratt through truss bridge over Fort Point Channel on Northern Avenue
Intact but closed to all traffic

Olmstead Park Bridge #1 (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Stone arch bridge on Park Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Olmstead Park Bridge #2 (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Stone arch bridge on Park Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Park Street Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1900; rehabilitated 1974
Wooden bridge over MBTA on Park Street in Boston
Open to traffic

River Street Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1883; floor system rebuilt 1914; rehabilitated 1990
Pony truss bridge over Amtrak on River Street in Boston
Open to traffic

River Street Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1925
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Charles River on River Street/Cambridge Street
Open to eastbound traffic

Sprague Street Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1899; rehabilitated 1988; replaced 2008
Lost through truss bridge over MBTA on Sprague Street in Boston
Replaced by a new bridge

Storrow Lagoon Bridge #2 (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Storrow Lagoon on Charles River Esplanade
Open to pedestrians only

Storrow Lagoon Bridge #3 (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Concrete rigid frame bridge over Storrow Lagoon on Charles River Esplanade
Open to pedestrians only

Summer Street over Fort Point Channel Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1899, Rehabilitated 1918, 1952, 1959, 1967, 1990, and 1998.
Retractile deck plate girder bridge over Fort Point Channel on Summer Street
Open to traffic

Summer Street over Reserved Channel Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1892; replaced 2003
Lost Pony/through plate girder bridge over Reserved Channel on Summer Street
Replaced by new bridge

Warren Avenue Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Demolished 1962
Lost Steel stringer bridge over Charles River on Warren Avenue
Removed but not replaced

Western Avenue Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1924
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Charles River on Western Avenue
Open to traffic