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Drake's Drawbridge (Dutchess County, New York)
Built 1879; Condemned in 1963
Lost Bridge over Wappinger Creek on County Road 28 (New Hamburg Rd)
Replaced by a new bridge built in 1965

Duperier Bridge (Iberia Parish, Louisiana)
Built 1941
Bascule bridge over Bayou Teche on LA 86 in New Iberia
Open to traffic

Dyckman Avenue Bridge (Van Buren County, Michigan)
Built 1967
Bascule bridge over Black River on Dyckman Avenue in South Haven
Open to traffic

East Biscayne Bay Bridge (Miami-Dade County, Florida)
Built 1973
Pair of bascule bridges over East Biscayne Bay on FL 934 in Miami Beach
Open to traffic

East Channel Saginaw River Bridge (Bay County, Michigan)
Built 1938; rehabilitated 1987
Bascule bridge over East Channel Saginaw River on M-13/M-84 (Lafayette Avenue) in Bay City
Open to traffic

East Twin River Bridge (Manitowoc County, Wisconsin)
Built 1949
Former Bascule bridge over East Twin River on 22nd Street in Two Rivers
Open to traffic

East Washington Avenue Bridge (Fairfield County, Connecticut)
Built 1916; rehabilitated 1998
Bascule bridge over Pequonnock River on East Washington Avenue in Bridgeport
Open to traffic

Eastbound Sunrise Blvd. Bridge (Broward County, Florida)
Built 1987
Bascule bridge over Intracoastal Waterway on Eb Sunrise Blvd. in Fort Lauderdale
Open to traffic

Ecorse Creek Bridge (Wayne County, Michigan)
Lost Bridge over Ecorse Creek on Biddle /Jefferson Avenue
No longer exists

Edison Street Bridge (San Joaquin County, California)
Built 1942
Lost Warren pony truss bascule bridge over Mormon Slough on Edison Street
No longer exists

Edwin H. Land Boulevard Bridge (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1956
Bascule bridge over Broad Canal on Land Blvd. in Cambridge
Open to traffic

Eel Pond Bridge (Barnstable County, Massachusetts)
Built 1940
Bascule bridge over Eel Pond on Water Street in Woods Hole
Open to traffic

Eighth Street Bridge (Passaic County, New Jersey)
Built 1914; rehabilitated 1965
Pony truss bridge over Passaic River on Eighth Street in Passaic
Open to traffic

EJ&E - Indiana Harbor Canal Bridge #631 (Lake County, Indiana)
Rehabilitated 1978 by American Bridge Co.
Warren through truss with all verticals bridge over Indiana Harbor Canal on Elgin Joliet & Eastern Railway
Open to traffic

EJ&E - Indiana Harbor Canal Bridge #728 (Lake County, Indiana)
Built 1908
Warren through truss bridge over Indiana Harbor Canal on Canadian National
Open to traffic

El Jobean Fishing Pier (Charlotte County, Florida)
Built 1911; Abandoned 1981; Converted 1983
Timber stringer bridge over Myakka River on Fishing pier (Formerly Seaboard System)
Open to pedestrians only

Epcot Drawbridge (Orange County, Florida)
Double-intersection Warren deck truss bridge over Canal on Epcot Pathway
Open to pedestrians only

Erie - Berry's Creek Bridge (Bergen County, New Jersey)
Built 1896
Lost Bridge over Berry's Creek on New York Lake Erie & Western Railroad
No longer exists

Erie - Heel Trunnion Bascule Bridge (Cuyahoga County, Ohio)
Built 1911; Removed 1985
Lost bridge over Cuyahoga River on Former Erie RR line (2 tracks)
It was removed in 1985

Erie - NX Bridge (Essex County, New Jersey)
Built 1922, taken out of service 1977
Warren through truss with all verticals bridge over Passaic River on Erie Railroad (abandoned)
Closed to all traffic

Erie Avenue Bridge (Lorain County, Ohio)
Built 1940; rehabilitated 1988
Bascule bridge over Black River on US 6 in Lorain
Open to traffic

Erie Canal Bridge Lyell Avenue (Old) (Monroe County, New York)
Built 1916; replaced 1936
Lost Deck girder bridge over Erie Canal on Route 31 Lyell Avenue
No longer exists

Erie Street Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1910
Lost Deck truss bridge over North Branch Chicago River, C&NW RR on Erie Street
Removed but not replaced

Eureka Bridge (Winnebago County, Wisconsin)
Built 1939; ruthlessly wiped out 2013
Lost Scherzer-type rolling lift bascule bridge (with overhead counterweight) over Fox River on CTH K in Town of Rushford
Replaced by a new bridge

Ewing Avenue Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1914; rehabilitated 1992 and 2013
Bascule bridge over Calumet River on Ewing Avenue (US 41) in Chicago
Open to traffic

FEC - Dodge Island Bridge (Miami-Dade County, Florida)
Bascule deck plate girder bridge over Biscayne Bay (ICWW) on Florida East Coast Railroad
Open to traffic

FEC - Loxahatchie River Bridge (Palm Beach County, Florida)
Bridge over Loxahatchie River on Florida East Coast Railway
Open to traffic

FEC - New River Bridge (Broward County, Florida)
Bridge over New River on Railroad (FEC)
Open to traffic

FEC - New River Bridge (Old) (Broward County, Florida)
Built 1890/1915
Lost Concrete tee beam bridge over New River on Florida East Coast RR
Replaced by a new bridge

FEC - St Johns River Bridge (Cooks Ferry) (Volusia County, Florida)
Built 1912
Lost Bridge over St Johns River on Florida East Coast
Removed

FEC - St. Johns River Bridge (Jacksonville) (Duval County, Florida)
Built 1925, replaced a single-track swing bridge originally built in 1890
Through truss bridge w/Strauss Trunnion bascule lift span over St. Johns River in Jacksonville
Open to traffic

FEC - St. Johns River Bridge (Palatka) (Putnam County, Florida)
Presumably built 1903; Deemed unsafe & abandoned 1948; Removed 1950
Lost Bridge over St. Johns River on Florida East Coast Railway
Removed but not replaced

FEC - St. Lucie River Bridge (Martin County, Florida)
Deck plate girder bridge over St. Lucie River on Florida East Coast Railway
Open to traffic

Federal Street Bascule Bridge (Camden County, New Jersey)
Built 1906; rehabilitated 1955; trusses made decorative in 2000
Strauss bascule bridge over Cooper River on Federal Street
Open to traffic

Ferry Street Bridge (New Haven County, Connecticut)
Built 1940
Bascule bridge over Quinnipiac River on Ferry Street in New Haven
Closed to all traffic

First Street Bridge (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1925; reconstructed 1938, 1957 & 2000
Deck plate girder bridge over Broad Canal on First Street
Open to traffic

FL401 Port Canaveral Barge Canal Northbound Bridge (Brevard County, Florida)
Built 1972
Bascule bridge over Service Road & Canal on FL 401 in Cape Canaveral
Open to traffic

FL401 Port Canaveral Barge Canal Southbound Bridge (E) (Brevard County, Florida)
Built 1963
Bascule bridge over Service Road & Canal on FL 401 in Cape Canaveral
Open to traffic

FL401 Port Canaveral Barge Canal Southbound Bridge (W) (Brevard County, Florida)
Built 1963
Deck plate girder bascule bridges over Barge Canal on FL 401 in Cape Canaveral
Open to traffic

Flagler Memorial Bridge (New) (Palm Beach County, Florida)
Built 2016
Concrete pony/through girder bridge over Intracoastal Waterway on Florida A1
Open to traffic

Flagler Memorial Bridge (Old) (Palm Beach County, Florida)
Built 1938 ; 2016
Deckplate girder bascule bridge over Intracoastal Waterway on FL A1A in Palm Beach
Replaced by a new bridge

Florida Avenue Bridge (Old) (Orleans Parish, Louisiana)
Built 1919 by the Bethlehem Steel Bridge Corporation; replaced 2005
Bascule bridge over the Inner Harbor Navigation Canal (Industrial Canal) on former Florida Avenue in New Orleans
Replaced by new bridge

Fore River Bridge (Old) (Norfolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1936; rehabilitated 1954
Lost deck truss bascule bridge over Fore River on MA 3A
Replaced by a new bridge

Fort Street Bridge (New) (Wayne County, Michigan)
Built in 2015 replacing the older trunnion bascule
Modern bascule pony truss bridge over Rouge River on M-85 Fort Street
Open to traffic

Fort Street Bridge (Old) (Wayne County, Michigan)
Built 1926; demolished 2013
Lost bascule bridge over Rouge River on M-85 in Detroit
Replaced by a new bridge

Fourth Street Bridge (San Francisco County, California)
Built 1916
Warren truss Bascule bridge over China Basin on Fourth Street in San Francisco
Open to traffic

Fox River Bascule Bridge (Winnebago County, Wisconsin)
Built 1973
Bascule bridge over Fox River on US 45 (S. Main Street) in Oshkosh
Open to traffic

Fox River Bridge (Winnebago County, Wisconsin)
Built 1982
Bascule bridge over Fox River on WI 21 (Congress Street) in Oshkosh
Open to traffic

Fox River Bridge (Winnebago County, Wisconsin)
Built 1939; Replaced October 11, 2008
Lost twin-leaf bascule bridge over Fox River on WI 44 (Wisconsin Avenue) in Oshkosh
Open to traffic

Fox River Bridge (Green Lake County, Wisconsin)
Built 1930
Bridge over Fox River on West Main Street
No longer exists

Fox River Canal Bridge (Outagamie County, Wisconsin)
Built 1954
Bascule bridge over Fox River Canal on Lawe Street in Appleton
Open to traffic

Franklin Street Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1920; rehabilitated 2002
Bascule bridge over Main Branch Chicago River on Franklin Street in Chicago
Open to traffic

Franklin Street Bridge (Peoria County, Illinois)
Built 1913, replaced by the Bob Michael Bridge in 1993
Lost Bascule and through truss bridge over Illinois River on Franklin Street in Peoria
Replaced by new bridge

Franklin Street Bridge (Onondaga County, New York)
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Erie Canal on Highway 298 w New York Central RR
No longer exists

Franklin Street Bridge (New) (La Porte County, Indiana)
Built 1932 by the Roberts Supply Co.; rehabilitated 1984 and 1998
Bascule bridge over Trail Creek on Franklin Street in Washington Park
Open to traffic

Franklin Street Bridge (Old) (La Porte County, Indiana)
The single leaf bridge collapsed into the Creek in 1910 and was replaced with a double leaf girder type bascule bridge
Lost Through truss bridge over Trail Creek on Washington Street/ Franklin Street
Replaced by a new bridge after the bridge collapsed into the River

Freeport Bridge (Sacramento County, California)
Built 1929; rehabilitated 1955
Bascule bridge over Sacramento River in Sacramento
Open to traffic

Fremont Bridge (King County, Washington)
Built 1917
Bascule bridge over Lake Washington Ship Canal on Fremont Avenue North in Seattle
Open to traffic

Frisco - Bayou Chico Bridge (Escambia County, Florida)
Built 1918, Removed 1976
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Chico Bayou on St. Louis-San Francisco Railway (Nee Muscle Shoals Birmingham & Pensacola Railway)
Removed

Frisco - St Francis River Bridge (Clay County, Arkansas)
Built 1910
Lost Bridge on St Louis San Francisco RR
No longer exists

Fruitvale Bridge (Alameda County, California)
Built 1974
Bascule bridge over Oakland Estuary on Fruitvale Avenue in Oakland
Open to traffic

Fuhrmann Boulevard Bridge (Erie County, New York)
Built 1907
Warren through truss bridge over Union Canal on Hamburg Turnpike
No longer exists

Fuller Warren Bridge (Old) (Duval County, Florida)
Built 1954
Lost Through truss bridge over St Johns River on I -95 Gilmorest
Replaced by a new bridge

Fulton Avenue Bridge (Bronx County, New York)
Deck plate girder bridge over Hutchinson River on Fulton Avenue
Open to traffic

Galveston Causeway Bridge (Galveston County, Texas)
Built 1938; Replaced 1964
Steel stringer bridge over Galveston Bay on Highway
Replaced by a new bridge

Gandy Bridge (Older) (Hillsborough County, Florida)
Built 1924; Demolished 1975
Lost Deck girder bridge over Tampa Bay on West Gandy Boulevard
No longer exists

Gasparilla Sound Fishing Pier (Charlotte County, Florida)
Built 1911; Abandoned and drawbridge removed 1981; Converted 1983
Lost Warren through truss bridge over Gasparilla Sound on Seaboard System
Open to pedestrians only

General Edwards Bridge (Essex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1934; rehabilitated 1990
Bascule bridge over Saugus River on MA 1A in Lynn
Open to traffic

GFRR - Altamaha River Bridge (Jeff Davis County, Georgia)
Built 1909 by the American Bridge Co. abandoned replaced with fixed truss span
Lost warren through truss with all verticals bridge over Altamaha River on Georgia & Florida Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Gillis Memorial Bridge (Essex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1976
Bascule bridge over Merrimack River on US 1 (Bridge Road) in Newburyport
Open to traffic

Gilmerton Bridge (Old) (Chesapeake, Virginia)
Built 1938; rehabilitated 1958 replaced 2014
Bascule bridge over South Branch Elizabeth River on Military Highway in Chesapeake
Replaced by a new bridge

Glen Island Bridge (Westchester County, New York)
Built 1930; rehabilitated 1994
Bascule bridge over New Rochelle Harbor on Glen Island Approach in New Rochelle
Open to traffic

Glimmer Glass Bridge (Monmouth County, New Jersey)
Bascule span installed 1938; bridge modified in 1949-50, 1957-58, 1963, and 1971
Bascule bridge over Glimmer Glass on Brielle Road in Manasquan
Open to traffic

Goleta Slough Bridge (Santa Barbara County, California)
Built 1929
Bridge over Golet Slough
No longer exists

Good River Bridge (Hoonah-Angoon Census Area, Alaska)
Built 1977
Bridge over Good River on Good River Rd.
Uncertain

Goose Creek Bridge (Nassau County, New York)
Built 1930; rehabilitated 1999
Bascule bridge over Goose Creek on Wantagh State Parkway
Open to traffic

Grand Avenue Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1913; rehabilitated 1974
Bascule bridge over North Branch Chicago River on Grand Avenue in Chicago
Open to traffic

Grand Avenue Bridge (Milwaukee County, Wisconsin)
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Milwaukee River on Grand Avenue
No longer exists

Grand River Bascule Bridge (Ottawa County, Michigan)
Built 1960
Bascule bridge over Grand River on US 31 in Grand Haven
Open to traffic

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

Grayden Paul Bridge (Carteret County, North Carolina)
Built 1957
Bascule bridge over Beaufort Channel on US 70 in Beaufort
Open to traffic

Great Channel Bridge (Cape May County, New Jersey)
Built 1930; approach spans replaced 1984; rehabilitated 1992
Bascule bridge over Great Channel on Stone Harbor Road (CR 657) in Stone Harbor
Open to traffic

Green Bank Road Bridge (Burlington County, New Jersey)
Built 1993. It is a replica of the earlier bridge.
Bascule bridge over Mullica River on CR 563
Open to traffic

Greenpoint Avenue Bridge (Kings County, New York)
Built 1988
Girder bridge over Newtown Creek on Greenpoint Avenue
Open to traffic

Grosse Tete Bayou Bridge (Iberville Parish, Louisiana)
Built 1913
Bridge over Grosse Tete Bayou on Louisiana Route 76 Rosedale Road
Open to traffic

Gulf ICWW Bridge (Pinellas County, Florida)
Built 1950
Bascule bridge over Gulf ICWW on CR 416 in Belleair Bluffs
Replaced by a new bridge

Hackensack River Bridge (Bergen County, New Jersey)
Built 1934; rehabilitated 1973
Bascule bridge over Hackensack River on US 46 in Little Ferry
Open to traffic

Hackensack River Bridge (Old) (Hudson County, New Jersey)
Lost Through truss bridge over Hackensack River on US Highway 1 - 9
Destroyed by disaster and replaced

Haines Creek Bridge (Lake County, Florida)
Built 1929
Bridge over Haines Creek on Route 44
No longer exists

Halsted Street Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1934; rehabilitated 1988
Bascule bridge over South Branch Chicago River on Halsted Street in Chicago
Open to traffic

Hamilton Avenue Bridge (Kings County, New York)
Built 1940
Pair of bascule bridges over Gowanus Canal (but under I-278) on Hamilton Avenue in New York
Open to traffic

Hamilton Avenue Bridge (Old) (Kings County, New York)
Built 1908; replaced 1940
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Gowanus Canal on Hamilton Avenue
Replaced by a new bridge

Hampton River Bridge (Rockingham County, New Hampshire)
Built 1949; rehabilitated 1984
Bascule bridge over Hampton River on NH 1A in Hampton
Open to traffic

Hanover Street Bascule Bridge (Baltimore, Maryland)
Built 1916; rehabilitated 1971 and 1992
Bascule bridge over Middle Branch of Patapsco River on Hanover Street in Baltimore
Open to traffic

Harbor Bascule Bridge (Nueces County, Texas)
Built ca. 1926; Replaced 1959
Lost Warren through truss bascule bridge over Corpus Christi Channel on US 181 & Southern Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Harlem Avenue S&S Canal Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Northbound bridge built 1931; southbound built 1966
Pair of bascule bridges over the Sanitary & Ship Canal on Harlem Avenue (IL 43) in Chicago
Open to traffic

Harney Pond Canal Bridge (Glades County, Florida)
Built 1958
Lost Bridge over Borrow Pit Channel on FL 78
Replaced by a new bridge

Harrison Street Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built ca. 1960
Bascule bridge over South Branch Chicago River on Harrison Street in Chicago
Open to traffic

Harrison Street Bridge (Old) (Cook County, Illinois)
Lost Through truss bridge over Chicago River on Harrison Street
Replaced by a new bridge