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MBTA - Gloucester Draw (Essex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1910
Deck plate girder bridge over Annisquam River on Boston & Maine
Replaced by a new bridge

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 for rehabilitation as part of Green Line Extension project in 2019
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Charles River, Museum Way, and Charlestown Avenue on MBTA Green Line
Closed to all traffic for rehabilitation as part of Green Line Extension project

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

McCormick Bridge (Duval County, Florida)
Built 1949
Pair of bascule bridges over the Intracoastal Waterway on US 90 (FL 212) in Jacksonville Beach
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 Assawoman 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 (Decatur County, Georgia)
Foundation begun 1922; Work Abandoned 1922; Work Resumed 1926
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Flint River on Dothan Street
Replaced by a new bridge

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

Memorial Causeway Bridge (Old) (Pinellas County, Florida)
Built 1926
Lost Closed-spandrel arch bascule bridge over Clearwater Harbor on SR 60
Replaced by a new bridge

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

Miami Canal Bridge (Miami-Dade County, Florida)
Built 1952; Replaced 2003
Bridge over Miami Canal on SE 4th Street/ Avenue
Replaced by a new bridge

Miami River Bridge (Miami-Dade County, Florida)
Built 1950
Bascule bridge over Miami River on NW 36th Street in Hialeah
Open to traffic

Miami River Bridge (Miami-Dade County, Florida)
Built 1929
Bascule bridge over Miami River on SW 1st Street in Miami
Open to traffic

Miami River Bridge (Miami-Dade County, Florida)
Built 1928; rehabilitated 1956
Bascule bridge over Miami River on NW 12th Avenue in Miami
Open to traffic

Miami River Bridge (Miami-Dade County, Florida)
Built 1997
Pair of bascule bridges over Miami River on FL 9 (NW 27th Avenue) in Miami
Open to traffic

Miami River Bridge (Miami-Dade County, Florida)
Built 1928
Bascule bridge over Miami River on NW 17th Avenue in Miami
Open to traffic

Miami River Bridge (Miami-Dade County, Florida)
Built 2003
Bascule bridge over Miami River on SW 2nd Avenue in Miami
Open to traffic

Miami River Bridge (Miami-Dade County, Florida)
Built 1964
Bascule bridge over Miami River on NW 22nd Avenue in Miami
Open to traffic

Miami River Bridge (Miami-Dade County, Florida)
Built in 1918
Deck girder bascule bridge over Miami River on South Miami Avenue
Open to traffic

Miami River Bridge (1929) (Miami-Dade County, Florida)
Built 1929
Bascule bridge over Miami River on NW 5th Avenue (SR 7) in Miami
Replaced by a new bridge

Miami River Bridge (2014) (Miami-Dade County, Florida)
Built in 2014
Warren deck truss bascule bridge over Miami River on NW 7th Avenue State Route 7
Open to traffic

Michigan Avenue Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1920; repaired after freak accident 1992
Bascule bridge over Main Branch Chicago River on Michigan Avenue (former US 14) in Chicago
Open to traffic

Michigan Avenue Bridge (1895) (Erie County, New York)
Built 1895; Replaced 1930
Lost Warren pony truss bascule bridge over Buffalo River on Michigan Avenue
Replaced by a lift bridge in 1930

Michigan Street Bridge (Door County, Wisconsin)
Built 1930; rehabilitated 1979; rehabilitation complete January 03, 2011
Bascule through truss bridge over Sturgeon Bay on Michigan Street in Sturgeon Bay
Open to traffic

Middle Seneca Bridge (Cuyahoga County, Ohio)
Lost Bridge over Cuyahoga River on Middle Seneca
No longer exists

Miles River Bridge (Talbot County, Maryland)
Built 1984
Bascule bridge over Miles River on MD 370
Open to traffic

Miles River Bridge (Old) (Talbot County, Maryland)
Built in 1913; replaced 1984
Lost Concrete stringer bascule bridge over Miles River on SR 370
Replaced by a new bridge

Military Street Bascule Bridge (New) (St. Clair County, Michigan)
Built 1991
Deck girder bridge over Black River on Military Street (Business I-69 + I-94)
Open to traffic

Military Street Bascule Bridge (Old) (St. Clair County, Michigan)
Built 1912-13; Replaced 1991
Lost Bascule Bridge over Black River on I-94/I-69 Business Loop (ex-US 25, ex-M-25) in Port Huron
Replaced by new bridge

Mill Basin Bridge (Kings County, New York)
Built 1941
Bascule bridge over Mill Basin on Shore Parkway in New York
Open to traffic

Mill Trail Creek Railroad Bridge (Dare County, North Carolina)
Lost Bridge over Mil Trail Creek on Dare Lumber Company Railroad
No longer exists

Miller-Sweeney Bridge (Alameda County, California)
Constructed 1974
Bascule over Oakland Estuary on Fruitvale Avenue
Open to traffic

Million Dollar Bridge (Cumberland County, Maine)
Built 1916, replaced in 1993-98
Lost Concrete stringer bridge over Fore River on ME 77 in Portland
Replaced by a new bridge

Milton Littman Memorial Bridge (Miami-Dade County, Florida)
Built 1989
Pair of bascule bridges over Intracoastal Waterway on FL 826 in Sunny Isles
Open to traffic

MILW - Kinnickinnic River Lift Bridge (Milwaukee County, Wisconsin)
Replaced in 1898
Lost Stringer bridge over Kinnickinnic River on Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Milwaukee River Broadway St. Bridge (Milwaukee County, Wisconsin)
Built 1982
Bascule bridge over Milwaukee River on Broadway Street (WI 32) in Milwaukee
Open to traffic

Minnesota Slip Drawbridge (St. Louis County, Minnesota)
Built 1991
Bascule bridge over MInnesota Slip on Pedestrian Traffic
Open to pedestrians only

Miron Bridge (Winnebago County, Wisconsin)
Built 2005
Bascule bridge over Fox River Navigation Channel on Friendship Recreational Trail in Menasha
Open to pedestrians

Mispillion River Bridge (Kent County, Delaware)
Built 1929; rehabilitated 1952
Bascule bridge over Mispillion River on Rehoboth Road
Open to traffic

Missisquoi Bay Bridge (Grand Isle County, Vermont)
Built 1937; rehabilitated 1965
Bascule bridge over Missisquoi Bay on VT 78 in Alburg
Demolished and replaced.

Mitchell River Bridge (New) (Barnstable County, Massachusetts)
Built 2014
Bridge over Mitchell River on Bridge Street
Open to traffic

Mitchell River Bridge (Old) (Barnstable County, Massachusetts)
Built 1936; rehabilitated 1980 replaced 2014
Wooden bascule bridge over Mitchell River on Bridge Street in Chatham
Replaced by a new bridge

MNCW - Devon Bridge (1905) (New Haven County, Connecticut)
Built 1905, rehabilitated 1990
Warren through truss bascule bridge over Housatonic River on Metro-North Commuter Railroad
Open to traffic

MNCW - Mianus River Bridge (Fairfield County, Connecticut)
Built 1904, rehabilitated 1989
Deck girder bridge over Mianus River on Metro-North New Haven Line/Amtrak NEC
Open to traffic

MNCW - Pequonnock River Bridge (New) (Fairfield County, Connecticut)
Built 1998
Deck girder bridge over Pequonnock River on Metro-North Commuter Railroad
Open to traffic

MNCW - Pequonnock River Bridge (Old) (Fairfield County, Connecticut)
Built 1903; replaced 1998
Lost Deck girder bridge over Pequonnock River on New York New Haven & Hartford/Metro-North Commuter Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

MNCW - Saugatuck River Bridge (Fairfield County, Connecticut)
Built 1905, rehabilitated 1990
Bridge over Saugatuck River on Metro-North Commuter Railroad in Westport
Open to traffic

MNCW - Wappinger Creek Bridge (Dutchess County, New York)
Built 1929
Pony plate girder bascule bridge over Wappinger Creek on Metro-North Commuter Railroad
Open to rail traffic, but permanently closed with counterweight removed

MON - Hohman Avenue Railroad Bridge (Lake County, Indiana)
Built ca. 1909 for Monon (Chicago, Indianapolis & Louisville) Railroad; abandoned by successor railroad after 1981 and before 1989. Successor railroad CSX Transportation supposedly donated span to city, but city never acted to take deed.
Abandoned Warren through truss with alternating verticals bridge over Grand Calumet River on Monon Railroad (abandoned)
Demolished by Illegal Scrapping

Monroe Street Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1919
Bascule bridge over South Branch Chicago River on W. Monroe Street in Chicago
Open to traffic

Monroe Street Bridge (Lucas County, Ohio)
Built 1907; Replaced 1995
Lost Warren through truss bridge over Swan Creek on Monroe Street
No longer exists

Montlake Bridge (King County, Washington)
Built 1925; rehabilitated 1999
Bascule bridge over Montlake Cut on WA 513 in Seattle
Open to traffic

Morris Canal Bridge (Hudson County, New Jersey)
Built 1905
Lost Steel stringer bridge over Morris Canal on Grove Street
No longer exists

Morrison Street Bridge (1958) (Multnomah County, Oregon)
Built 1958
Bascule bridge over Willamette River on Morrison Street in Portland
Open to traffic

Mossdale Bridge (1949) (San Joaquin County, California)
Built 1949;
Warren through truss bascule bridge over San Joaquin River
Open to traffic

MP - Black River Bridge (Clay County, Arkansas)
Built 1907
Deck plate birger bridge over Black River on Missouri Pacific Railroad
No longer exists

MP - Red River Bridge (Fulton) (Miller County, Arkansas)
Built 1890, destroyed in 1927 flood.
Lost Through truss bridge over Red River on Missouri Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Mullica River Bascule Bridge (Atlantic County, New Jersey)
Lost Deck girder bridge over Mullica River on Garden State Parkway
No longer exists

Mullica River Bridge (Atlantic County, New Jersey)
Built 1926; replaced 2003
Lost bascule bridge over Mullica River on Egg Harbor-Green Bank Road
No longer exists

Muscoda Bascule Bridge (Grant County, Wisconsin)
Built 1929
Lost Pony/through plate girder bridge over Wisconsin River on State Highway 80
Replaced by new bridge

Muskingum River Canal-6th Street Bridge (Muskingum County, Ohio)
Built 1914-5; rehabilitated 1977; Replaced 2000
Lost Bascule Lift Bridge over the Muskingum River Canal on 6th Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Mystic River Bascule Bridge (New London County, Connecticut)
Built 1922
Bascule bridge over Mystic River on US 1 West Main Street at Mystic
Open to traffic

Mystic River Bridge (1854) (New London County, Connecticut)
Built 1854; replaced 1866
Lost timber draw bridge over Mystic River on Main Street in Mystic
Replaced by a new bridge

Mystic Valley Parkway Bridge (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1906; replaced 1954
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Malden River on Mystic Valley Parkway MA 16
No longer exists

N&W - East Branch Elizabeth River Bascule Bridge (Norfolk, Virginia)
Built in 1908; east of 2 parallel bascules, one on the right is still in place of heavy use of train traffic.
Warren through truss bridge over East Branch Elizabeth River on Norfolk & Western RR
Open to traffic

N. Emmber Lane Bridge (Milwaukee County, Wisconsin)
Built 2000
Bascule bridge over Menomonee River on N. Emmber Lane in Milwaukee
Open to traffic

Narrow Bay Bridge (Suffolk County, New York)
Built 1959
Bascule bridge over Narrow Bay on Floyd Parkway Extension in Shirley
Open to traffic

NASA Causeway (Brevard County, Florida)
Built 1964
Deck plate girder bridge over Indian River on NASA Causeway
Open to traffic

Neale Sound Bridge (Charles County, Maryland)
Built 1932
Bridge over Neale Sound on Route 254
No longer exists

NEGS - Lakeport Draw (Belknap County, New Hampshire)
Modified into a drawbridge 1990, timber spans are older
Steel stringer bridge over Winnipesaukee River on New England Southern Railroad
Open to traffic

New Begun Creek Bridge (Pasquotank County, North Carolina)
Bridge over New Begun Creek on Route 344
No longer exists

New Brunswick Road Bridge (Middlesex County, New Jersey)
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over South River on New Brunswick Road
No longer exists

New Market Bridge (Rockingham County, New Hampshire)
Built between 1773 and 1884, Replaced 1926
Lost Bridge over Squamscott River on New Hampshire Route 108
No longer exists

New Pass Bridge (Sarasota County, Florida)
Built 1986
Bascule bridge over New Pass on FL 789 in Sarasota
Open to traffic

New River Bridge (Broward County, Florida)
Built 1960
Bascule bridge over New River on SE 3RD AVE in Fort Lauderdale
Open to traffic

New River Bridge (Broward County, Florida)
Built 1964
Bascule bridge over New River on SW 7th Avenue in Fort Lauderdale
Open to traffic

New River Bridge (Broward County, Florida)
Lost Deck plate girder bridge
No longer exists

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

NH - Bronx River Bridge (Temporary) (Bronx County, New York)
Built 1907, Replaced 1908
Lost Warren through truss bridge over Bronx River on New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

NH - Cape Cod Canal Bridge (1910) (Barnstable County, Massachusetts)
Built 1910; Replaced 1935
Lost Bridge over Cape Cod Canal on New York New Haven & Hartford Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

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

NH - North River Bridge (Plymouth County, Massachusetts)
Lost Deck girder bridge over North River on New York New Haven & Hartford RR
No longer exists

NH - Pequonnock River Bridge (Older) (Fairfield County, Connecticut)
Lost Pony truss bridge over Pequonnock River on New York New Haven Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

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 fixed span

Niantic River Bridge (New London County, Connecticut)
Built 1991
Bascule bridge over Niantic River on CT 156 in East Lyme
Open to traffic

NJ147 Grassy Sound Channel Bridge (Old) (Cape May County, New Jersey)
Built 1922; Counterweight collapsed into the river 1971; Replaced 1994
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Grassy Sound Channel on NJ 147 (North Wildwood Boulevard)
Replaced by a new bridge

NJ47 Grassy Sound Channel Bridge (Cape May County, New Jersey)
Built 1950; rehabilitated 1999
Bascule bridge over Grassy Sound on NJ 47
Open to traffic

NJTR - Brielle Draw (Monmouth County, New Jersey)
Bascule bridge over Manasquan River on NJT North Jersey Coast Line
Open to traffic