Strauss single leaf bascule bridge. Bridge superstructure appears to have been altered with a new load-bearing structure. Original trusses remain. Decorative tower remains. The bridge was described by Joseph Strauss as an "ornamental portal bascule"
Length of largest span: 78.1 ft.
Total length: 133.9 ft.
Deck width: 34.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 20.4 ft.
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Cooper River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.94333, -75.10500(decimal degrees) 39°56'36" N, 75°06'18" W (degrees°minutes'seconds")