Top Ranked Maine Bridges

Durham Bridge (Androscoggin County, Maine)
Rated 99% with 2 votes
Through truss bridge over Androscoggin River on ME 9/ME 125 in Durham
Open to traffic
Built 1936 by the American Bridge Co.
Wildwood Farm Bridge (Hancock County, Maine)
Rated 99% with 2 votes
Stone arch bridge over Abandoned Wildwood Entra on Park Loop Road
Open to traffic
Built 1939
Arch Bridge (Lincoln County, Maine)
Rated 99% with 6 votes
Stone arch bridge over Pemaquid River on Benner Road
Open to traffic
Built c.1857
St. George River Bridge (Knox County, Maine)
Rated 98% with 5 votes
Through truss bridge over St. George River on Wadsworth Street in Thomaston
Open to traffic
Built 1928; rehabilitated 1991
New Portland Wire Bridge 19-13-S1 (Somerset County, Maine)
Rated 98% with 3 votes
Suspension bridge over Carrabasset River on Wire Bridge Road in New Portland
Open to traffic
Built ca. 1866; rehabilitated 1961
Durham Bridge (Old) (Androscoggin County, Maine)
Rated 97% with 2 votes
Lost Through truss bridge over Androscoggin River on Route 9
Destroyed by flooding
Lost to flooding March 1936
Bailey Island Bridge (Cumberland County, Maine)
Rated 97% with 2 votes
Bridge over Wills Strait on 24 in Town of Harpswell
Open to traffic
Built 1926, restoration work 2009-10
Jordan Pond Road Bridge (Hancock County, Maine)
Rated 97% with 2 votes
Stone arch bridge over Carriage Road on Jordan Pond Road
Open to traffic
Built 1932
Fish House Bridge (Hancock County, Maine)
Rated 96% with 3 votes
Concrete arch bridge over Fish House Road on One-Way Park Loop
Open to traffic
Built 1938
Water Street Bridge (Kennebec County, Maine)
Rated 95% with 2 votes
Stone arch bridge over Bond Brook on Water Street in Augusta
Open to traffic
Built 1854
Vaughan Memorial Bridge (Kennebec County, Maine)
Rated 94% with 5 votes
Stone arch bridge over Vaughan Stream on Litchfield Road in Hallowell
Open to traffic
Built 1905
Waldo-Hancock Bridge (Waldo County, Maine)
Rated 94% with 3 votes
Demolished suspension bridge over Penobscot River on former US 1 in Prospect
Demolished, despite not being in the way of anything.
Built 1931; bypassed by new bridge 2006-07; Demolished 2012-2013; Removed from NRHP 12-18-2013
ST - Penobscot River Bridge (Bangor) (Penobscot County, Maine)
Rated 93% with 2 votes
Through truss bridge over Penobscot River on ST Rail System in Bangor
Open to traffic
Piscataqua River Bridge (York County, Maine)
Rated 93% with 2 votes
Through truss bridge over Piscataqua River, ME103 on Interstate 95
Open to traffic
Built 1972
Vaughan Woods Park Stone Arch #4 (Kennebec County, Maine)
Rated 92% with 6 votes
Stone arch bridge over Vaughn Brook on Pedestrian path
Open to pedestrians only
ST - St.John Street Overpass (Cumberland County, Maine)
Rated 89% with 3 votes
Double Barrel truss bridge over St John Street on Springfield Terminal Rail System in Portland
Abandoned
Built 1900
CN - Back Cove Swing Bridge (Cumberland County, Maine)
Rated 88% with 2 votes
Through truss bridge over Back Cove on Abandoned Railroad
Abandoned
Abandoned 1967, Wooden trestles burned by arsonists in 1984
Driving Bridge Vaughan Woods Park (Kennebec County, Maine)
Rated 87% with 3 votes
Stone arch bridge over Vaughn Brook on Pedestrian path
Open to pedestrians only
MERR - St. George River Bridge (Knox County, Maine)
Rated 87% with 3 votes
Through truss bridge over St. George River on Maine Eastern Railroad
Open to traffic
Built 1922
Partridge Bridge (Lincoln County, Maine)
Rated 87% with 2 votes
Concrete rigid frame bridge over Sheepscot River on Grand Army Rd., Route 126, Whitefield, Maine
Open to traffic
Built 1935; rehabilitated 2010
Black Bridge (Cumberland County, Maine)
Rated 85% with 7 votes
Through truss bridge over Androscoggin River on Pan Am Railways Lewiston Lower Branch in Brunswick
Open to rail traffic; road deck removed
Built 1909; rehabilitated 1987
West Channel Androscoggin Bridge (Androscoggin County, Maine)
Rated 84% with 2 votes
Through truss bridge over West Channel Androscoggin on ME 219 in Turner
Replaced by a new bridge
Built 1936
MERR - Sheepscot River Bridge (Lincoln County, Maine)
Rated 84% with 3 votes
Through truss bridge over Sheepscot River on Maine Eastern Railroad
Open to traffic
Village Street Bridge (Androscoggin County, Maine)
Rated 83% with 2 votes
Concrete arch bridge over Sabbatus River on Village Street in Lisbon
Open to traffic
Built 1913; rehabilitated 1987
Presumpscot River Bridge (Cumberland County, Maine)
Rated 83% with 2 votes
Deck arch bridge over Presumpscot River on Allen Ave Extensio
Open to traffic
Built 1995
Deer Isle-Sedgwick Bridge (Hancock County, Maine)
Rated 81% with 2 votes
Suspension bridge over Eggemoggin Reach on ME 15 in Deer Isle
Open to traffic
Built 1939
MERR - Old Arrowsic Road Overpass (Sagadahoc County, Maine)
Rated 81% with 2 votes
Steel stringer bridge over Old Arrowsic Road on Maine Easterm Railroad
Open to traffic
Built 1926
Cathance River Bridge (Sagadahoc County, Maine)
Rated 79% with 2 votes
Through truss bridge over Cathance River on ME 24 in Bowdoinham
Open to traffic
Built 1953
MERR - Carlton Lift Bridge (Sagadahoc County, Maine)
Rated 79% with 5 votes
Bridge over Kennebec River on Maine Eastern Railroad and former US 1 in Bath
Open to railroad traffic only
Built 1927; rehabilitated 1976; Bypassed by new highway bridge in 2000
MERR - Androscoggin River Bridge (Sagadahoc County, Maine)
Rated 79% with 3 votes
Deck truss bridge over Androscoggin River on Railroad
Open to traffic
Built 1923
Norridgewock Bridge (Somerset County, Maine)
Rated 78% with 2 votes
Rainbow arch bridge over Kennebec River on US 201A/ME 8 in Norridgewock
Replaced by new bridge
Built 1928, replaced in 2011
Androscoggin Swinging Bridge (Cumberland County, Maine)
Rated 75% with 3 votes
Suspension bridge over Androscoggin River on Pedestrian Path in Brunswick and Topsham
Open to pedestrians
Built 1892 by John A. Roebling Sons Co.; Rebuilt 1936 by WPA following a flood; Rehabilitated 2006
Memorial Bridge (Oxford County, Maine)
Rated 75% with 2 votes
Concrete arch bridge over West Channel Androscoggin River on Portland Street in Rumford
Open to traffic
Built 1929; rehabilitated 1999
Penobscot Narrows Bridge (Waldo County, Maine)
Rated 74% with 4 votes
Cable-stayed bridge over Penobscot River on US Hwy 1 & 3
Open to traffic
Built 2006
Bunganuc Road Bridge (Cumberland County, Maine)
Rated 73% with 2 votes
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Bunganuc Stream on Bunganuc Road
Open to traffic