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Keller Memorial Bridge (Morgan County, Alabama)
Built 1925; Rehabilitated 1964 & 1987; Demolished 1998
Lost Open-spandrel arch bridge over Tennessee River on Us 31 *
Replaced by new bridge

Kemah Drawbridge (Galveston County, Texas)
Built 1964; Replaced 1986
Lost Deck plate girder bascule bridge over Clear Creek on TX 146
Replaced by a new bridge

Kennedy Boulevard Bridge (Hillsborough County, Florida)
Built 1913 by the Edwards Construction Co.
Bascule bridge over Hillsborough River on FL 60 (Kennedy Blvd.) in Tampa
Open to traffic

Kent Island Narrow Bridge (Queen Anne's County, Maryland)
Built 1951; rehabilitated 1982
Bascule bridge over Kent Island Narrow on MD 18B in Chester
Open to traffic

Kewaunee WI Bascule Bridge (Kewaunee County, Wisconsin)
Original drawbridge 1891, Bascule bridge 1929, replaced by fixed span 1985
Lost Pony/through plate girder bridge over Kewaunee River on Sth 29/42-Milwauke
Replaced by new bridge

Kilbourn Avenue Bridge (Milwaukee County, Wisconsin)
Built 1929; rehabilitated 1972; restored 2008
Bascule bridge over Milwaukee River on Kilbourn Avenue in Milwaukee
Open after restoration

King Iron Bridge Draw Bridge (Rockland County, New York)
Built 1880 by the King Iron Bridge Co.; closed to traffic in 1991; restored 2008-09
Bascule pony truss bridge over Sparkill Creek on Bridge Street in Piermont
Open to pedestrians

Kinnickinnic River Bridge (Milwaukee County, Wisconsin)
Built 1999 to replace a bascule bridge built in 1908
Bascule bridge over Kinnickinic River on WI 32 in Milwaukee
Open to traffic

Kinzie Street Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1909; rehabilitated 1999
Bascule bridge over North Branch Chicago River on Kinzie Street in Chicago
Open to traffic

Knapps Narrows Bridge (Talbot County, Maryland)
Built 1998
Bascule bridge over Knapps Narrows on MD 33
Open to traffic

Knapps Narrows Bridge (Old) (Talbot County, Maryland)
Built 1934; Rehabilitated 1971; Replaced 1998
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Knapps Narrows on MD 33
Replaced by a new bridge and relocated

Knights Landing Bascule Bridge (Yolo County, California)
Built 1933; rehabilitated 1949
Bascule bridge over Sacramento River on CA 113
Open to traffic

LA&SL - Terminal Island Bridge (Los Angeles County, California)
Built 1908; Removed 1934
Warren through truss bridge over Los Angeles River on Los Angeles & Salt Lake Railroad
Removed and relocated to Longview Washington

LA24 Intracoastal Waterway Bridge (Terrebonne Parish, Louisiana)
Built 1937; Replaced 1996
Lost Bascule bridge over Intracoastal Waterway on LA-24
Replaced by a new bridge

LA315 Intracoastal Waterway Bridge (Terrebonne Parish, Louisiana)
Built 1977
Bascule bridge over the Intracoastal Waterway on LA 315 in Houma
Open to traffic

Lagoon Pond Bridge (Dukes County, Massachusetts)
Built 1871; Replaced 1935
Lost bascule bridge over Lagoon Pond on Beach Road
Replaced by new bridge

Lagoon Pond Drawbridge (Old) (Dukes County, Massachusetts)
Built 1935; Replaced 2010
Bascule bridge over Lagoon Pond on Beach Road in Oak Bluffs
Replaced by a new bridge

Lagoon Pond Drawbridge (Temporary) (Dukes County, Massachusetts)
Built 2010; Removed 2015
Lost Bailey pony truss bridge over Lagoon Pond on Beach Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Lake Champlain Bascule Bridge (Grand Isle County, Vermont)
Built 1953; rehabilitated 1995, 2008
Bascule bridge over Lake Champlain on US 2 in North Hero
Open to traffic

Lake Pontchartrain Causeway (St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana)
First bridge built 1956
Pair of prestressed concrete bridges over Lake Pontchartrain with a length of nearly 24 miles
Open to two lanes of toll southbound traffic and two lanes of free northbound traffic

Lake Shore Drive Drawbridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1937
Double-deck bascule bridge over Main Branch Chicago River on Lake Shore Drive in Chicago
Open to traffic

Lake Street Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1916
Bascule bridge over South Branch Chicago River on Lake Street and CTA Green/Pink Lines in Chicago
Open to traffic

Lake Street Bridge (Orleans Parish, Louisiana)
Lost Deck girder bridge over New Basin Canal on Lake Street
No longer exists

Lansing Island Bridge (Brevard County, Florida)
Use of motor traffic
Steel stringer Bascule Bridge over the Grand Canal on Lansing Island Drive
Open to traffic

Las Olas Boulevard Bridge (Broward County, Florida)
Built 1958
Bascule bridge over Intracoastal Waterway on Las Olas Boulevard in Fort Lauderdale
Open to traffic

LaSalle Street Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1928
Bascule bridge over Main Branch Chicago River on N. LaSalle Street in Chicago
Open to traffic

Latona Railroad Bridge (Temporary) (King County, Washington)
Built 1902; removed 1932
Lost Pony/through plate girder bridge over Lake Washington Canal on Seattle Electric Railway
No longer exists

Laurel Street Bridge (Hillsborough County, Florida)
Built 1927 by the U.G.I. Contracting Co.; rehabilitated 1969
Bascule bridge over Hillsborough River on Laurel Street in Tampa
Open to traffic

Lavaca Bay Causeway (1931-1961) (Calhoun County, Texas)
Initially built in 1931, the bridge was damaged in 1942 and 1945 by hurricanes, repaired, but effectively destroyed by Hurricane Carla in 1961.
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Lavaca Bay on State Highway 35
Destroyed by storm

Lawe Street Bascule Bridge (Kaukauna, Wisconsin) (Outagamie County, Wisconsin)
Year built unknown; replaced a few years ago.
Lost arch bridge over Fox River (US Army Corps of Engineers navigation canal) on Wisconsin Highway 55 (Lawe Street). Replaced earlier swing bridge.
Replaced by new bridge

Lewis & Clark River Bridge (Clatsop County, Oregon)
Built 1924, West approach replaced 2015
Bascule lift bridge over Lewis & Clark River on Business US 101
Open to traffic

Liberty Bridge (Bay County, Michigan)
Built 1986
Deck girder bridge over Saginaw River on Belinda Street
Open to traffic

Linton Bouelvard Bridge (Palm Beach County, Florida)
Built 1981
Bascule bridge over Intracoastal Waterway on Linton Blvd. in Delray Beach
Open to traffic

LIRR - Cabin M Bridge (Queens County, New York)
Built 1910
Deck plate girder bridge over Dutch Kills Creek on Long Island RR
Open to traffic; Abandonment petitioned for.

LIRR - LEAD Drawbridge (Nassau County, New York)
Built ? in Florida; Relocated here 1988;
Warren through truss bridge over Reynolds Channel on LIRR Long Beach Branch
Open to traffic

Little Chute Bascule Bridge (Outagamie County, Wisconsin)
Built 1928; Replaced 2015
Bridge over Fox River Lock on Mill Street in Little Chute
Replaced by a new bridge

Little Harbor Bridge (Rockingham County, New Hampshire)
Built 1942; rehabilitated 1975
Bascule bridge over Little Harbor on NH 1B in New Castle
Open to traffic

Little Manatee River Bridge (Hillsborough County, Florida)
Replaced 1964
Lost Bridge over Little Manatee River on Us-41 (Sr-45)
Replaced by new bridge

Lock Access Road Bridge (Lauderdale County, Alabama)
Built 1926
Bascule bridge over Wilson Auxiliary Lock on Lock Access Road in Florence
Open to traffic for TVA official use only. A bypass bridge is under construction.

Lock Street Bridge (Oswego County, New York)
Built 1913, Removed 1989
Deck plate girder bridge over Oswego Canal on Lock Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Long Beach Island Bridge (Ocean County, New Jersey)
Replaced 1958
Lost Through truss bridge over Little Egg Bay on Long Beach Boulevard
Replaced by a new bridge

Long Beach Road Bridge (Nassau County, New York)
Built 1953; rehabilitated 1978
Pair of bascule bridges over Reynolds Channel on Long Beach Road
Open to traffic

Long Creek Bridge (Nassau County, New York)
Built 1934; rehabilitated 1992
Bascule bridge over Long Creek on Loop Parkway
Open to traffic

Longboat Key Pass Bridge (Manatee County, Florida)
Built 1957
Bascule bridge over Longboat Key Pass on FL 789 in Longboat Key
Open to traffic

Loomis Street Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1904; rehabilitated 1976
Bascule bridge over South Branch Chicago River on Loomis Street in Chicago
Open to traffic

Lost Lower Bank Road Bridge (Burlington County, New Jersey)
Built 1926; replaced 1992
Deck girder bridge on County Route 652
Replaced by a new bridge

Lost Taylor Bayou Bascule Bridge (Jefferson County, Texas)
Built 1915
Lost Bascule Bridge over Taylor Bayou on Labelle Road
No longer exists

LVRR - Williamsport Wire Rope Drawbridge (Lycoming County, Pennsylvania)
Built 2005
Bridge over Williamsport Wire Rope Wire Stretcher Trench on Lycoming Valley Railroad
Open to traffic

Lyndale Avenue Bridge (Hennepin County, Minnesota)
Built 1919; Replaced 1957
Lost Warren deck truss bascule bridge over Minnesota River on Lyndale Avenue
Replaced by a new bridge

Lynnhaven Inlet Bridge (Virginia Beach, Virginia)
Built 1928; replaced 1958
Bridge over Lynnhaven Inlet on Virginia Route 60 Shore Drive
Replaced by a new bridge

MA88 Westport River Bridge (Newport County, Rhode Island)
Built 1958; rehabilitated 2004
Bascule bridge over Westport River/ Buzzrds Bay on MA 88
Open to traffic

MacArthur Causeway Bridge (Old) (Miami-Dade County, Florida)
Replaced 1920
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Biscayne Bay on Route 395
Replaced by a new bridge

Madison Street Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1922; rehabilitated 1994
Bascule bridge over South Branch Chicago River on Madison Street in Chicago
Open to traffic

Maestri Bridge (Orleans Parish, Louisiana)
Built 1928
Bascule bridge over Lake Pontchartrain on US 11 in New Orleans
Open to traffic

Main Street Bascule Bridge (New) (Racine County, Wisconsin)
Built 1996; Replaced a bascule bridge built in 1928
Double leaf bascule bridge over Root River on N. Main Street (WI 32) in Racine
Open to traffic

Main Street Bridge (Volusia County, Florida)
Built 1959
Bascule bridge over Halifax River on Main Street in Daytona Beach
Open to traffic

Main Street Bridge (Kenosha County, Wisconsin)
Built 1921
Lost Through truss bridge over Pike Creek / Kenosha Harbor on Six Avenue
No longer exists

Main Street Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1902
Lost Through truss bridge over Chicago River on Main Street
No longer exists

Main Street Bridge (New) (Brown County, Wisconsin)
Built 1998
Twin-leaf bascule bridge over Fox River on Main Street (US 141) in Green Bay
Open to traffic

Main Street Bridge (Old) (Brown County, Wisconsin)
Built 1923; Replaced 1996
Lost Bascule Bridge over Fox River on US 141 in Green Bay
Replaced by new bridge

Malden Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1917, replaced 1963
Lost Through truss bridge over Mystic River on Route 99 Alford Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Manasquan River Bridge (Ocean County, New Jersey)
Built 1950
Bascule bridge over Manasquan River on NJ 35 in Point Pleasant Beach
Open to traffic

Manasquan River Bridge (Ocean County, New Jersey)
Built 1936
Bascule bridge over Manasquan River on NJ 70 in Point Pleasant
Replaced by a new bridge

Manitowoc Bascule Railroad Bridge (Manitowoc County, Wisconsin)
Built 1926
Through plate girder Abt bascule bridge over Manitowoc River on Railroad (Wisconsin Central)
Removed but not replaced

Manthey Road Bridge (San Joaquin County, California)
Built 1926
Parker through truss bridge over San Joaquin River on Manthey Road in Lathrop
Open to traffic

Mantoloking Bridge (New) (Ocean County, New Jersey)
Concrete pony/through girder bridge over Barnegat Bay on Herbert Street
Open to traffic

Mantoloking Bridge (Old) (Ocean County, New Jersey)
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Barnegat Bay on old alignment of Herbert Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Maple Street Bridge (Manistee County, Michigan)
Built 1964; rehabilitated 1993
Bascule bridge over Manistee River on Maple Street in Manistee
Open to traffic

Maple Street Bridge (Old) (Manistee County, Michigan)
Built in 1908 ; replaced in 1964
Lost Deck girder bridge over Manistee River on Manistee River on Maple Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Market Street Bascule Bridge (Dorchester County, Maryland)
Built 1938
Bascule bridge over Cambridge Creek on MD 795 in Cambridge
Open to traffic

Market Street Bridge (Worcester County, Maryland)
Built 1920; rehabilitated 1981
Bascule bridge over Pocomoke River on US 13 BU in Pocomoke City
Open to traffic

Market Street Bridge (Hamilton County, Tennessee)
Built 1917
Bascule bridge over Tennessee River on Market Street (State Highway 8) in Chattanooga
Rehabilitated in 2006

Marshyhope Creek Bridge (Dorchester County, Maryland)
Built 1931
Bascule bridge over Marshyhope Creek on MD 14
Open to traffic

Mason Street Bridge (Brown County, Wisconsin)
Built 1973
Bascule bridge over Fox River on Mason Street (WI 54) in Green Bay
Open to traffic

Mason Street Bridge (Old) (Brown County, Wisconsin)
Lost Through truss bridge over Fox River on Manson Street (WI 54)
Replaced by a new bridge

Matanzas River Bridge (St. Johns County, Florida)
Built 1975
Bascule bridge over Matanzas River Iww on FL 206
Open to traffic

Matawan Creek Bridge (Monmouth County, New Jersey)
Built 1922
Bridge over Matawan Creek on New Jersey Route 6 Front Street
Open to traffic

Matawan Creek Bridge (Monmouth County, New Jersey)
Built 1929
Bridge over Matawan Creek on New Jersey Route 25
Intact but closed to all traffic

Matlacha Pass Bridge (Lee County, Florida)
Built 2013
Deck girder bridge over Matlacha Pass on Pine Island Road
Open to traffic

Maumee River Bridge (Lucas County, Ohio)
Built 1956; rehabilitated 1980
Bascule bridge over Maumee River on I-280 in Toledo
Open to traffic

MBTA - Gloucester Draw (Essex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1910
Deck plate girder bridge over Annisquam River on Boston & Maine
Open to traffic

MBTA - Gloucester Drawbridge (New) (Essex County, Massachusetts)
Under construction soon to replace an old bridge
Concrete pony/through girder bridge over Annisquam River on Massachusetts Bay Transporation Authority RR
Under construction

MBTA - Lechmere Viaduct (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1910
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Charles River, Museum Way, and Charlestown Avenue on MBTA Green Line
Open to traffic

MBTA - Manchester Draw (Essex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1911
Deck plate girder bridge over Manchester Harbor on Massachusetts Bay Transportation
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 - Saugus River Bridge (Essex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1911; rehabilitated 1989
Bascule plate girder bridge over Saugus River on Boston & Maine Railroad
Open to traffic

McAlpine Locks Bridge (N) (Jefferson County, Kentucky)
Deck plate girder bridge over Ohio River Louisville & Portland Canal on 27th Street
Replaced by a new bridge

McDonough Street Bridge (Will County, Illinois)
Built 1933 by the Mississippi Valley Structural Steel Co.; rehabilitated 1987
Bascule bridge over Des Plaines River on McDonough Street (US 6/52) in Joliet
Open to traffic

McNary Dam Locks Bridge (Benton County, Washington)
Built 1954
Deck plate girder bridge crossing the Columbia River
Open to authorized vehicles only

MD90 Intracoastal Waterway Bridge (Worcester County, Maryland)
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Intracoastal Waterway on Route 90 Ocean City Expressway
Replaced by Assawomen Bay Bridge

Memorial Bascule Bridge (Manistee County, Michigan)
Built 1933; rehabilitated 2005
Bascule bridge over Manistee River on US 31 in Manistee
Open to traffic

Memorial Bridge (Putnam County, Florida)
Built 1927; Replaced 1977
Lost Draw bridge over St Johns River on Us 17 (Sr 15)
Replaced by new bridge

Meridian Street Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1954; rehabilitated 2002
Bascule bridge over Chelsea River on Meridian Street in Boston
Open to traffic

MERR - Sheepscot River Bridge (Lincoln County, Maine)
Through truss bridge over Sheepscot River on Maine Eastern Railroad
Open to traffic

MERR - St. George River Bridge (Knox County, Maine)
Built 1922
Through truss bridge over St. George River on Maine Eastern Railroad
Open to traffic

Metropolitan Avenue Bridge (Kings County, New York)
Built 1931; rehabilitated 1976
Bascule bridge over English Kills on Metropolitan Avenue in New York
Open to traffic

Metropolitan Park Commission Bridge (Essex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1906; replaced 1934
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Saugus River on Massachusetts Route A1
No longer exists

Miami & Erie Canal Bridge (Lucas County, Ohio)
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Miami & Erie Canal on Route 25
No longer exists

Miami & Erie Canal Bridge (Lucas County, Ohio)
Lost Bridge over Miami & Erie Canal on Michigan Avenue
No longer exists

Miami Avenue Bridge (Miami-Dade County, Florida)
Built 1985
Pair of bascule bridges over Miami River on Miami Avenue in Miami
Open to traffic