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Passyunk Avenue Bridge (Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1983
Bridge over Schuylkill River; Schuylkill Avenue; ramp to S. 61st St
Open to traffic

Passyunk Avenue Bridge (Old) (Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania)
Replaced 1983
Lost Through truss bridge over Schuylkill River
Replaced by a new bridge

PC - Oak Creek Bridge (Talbot County, Maryland)
Built 1924
Lost Concrete pony/through girder bridge over Oak Creek on Pennsylvania RR
No longer exists

PCNJ - Rahway River Bridge (Union County, New Jersey)
Built 1907
Lost Through truss bridge over Rahway River on Public Service Corporation of New Jersey
Demolished

Peace River Bridge (Charlotte County, Florida)
Built 1931
Bridge over Peace River on Route 93
No longer exists

Pelham Bridge (Bronx County, New York)
Built 1906; rehabilitated 1945
Bascule bridge over Hutchinson River on Shore Road in New York
Open to traffic

Pelican Island Bridge (Galveston County, Texas)
Built 1960
Bascule bridge over Pelican Island Channel on Seawolf Parkway in Galveston
Open to traffic

Pella Double Leaf Bascule Bridge (Marion County, Iowa)
Bridge over Man-made creek on Pedestrian sidewalk
Open to pedestrians only

Penn Ave-Sheboygan River Lift Bridge (Sheboygan County, Wisconsin)
Lost Bridge over Sheboygan River on Penn Ave
Replaced by a new bridge

Pennington Avenue Bridge (Baltimore, Maryland)
Built 1976
Bascule bridge over Curtis Creek on Pennington Avenue in Baltimore
Open to traffic

Pensacola Bay Bridge (Santa Rosa County, Florida)
Deck plate girder bridge over Pensacola Bay on Florida Route 98 Pensacola Beach
Replaced by a new bridge

Perkins Cove Bridge (York County, Maine)
Originally built 1941, believed to have been rebuilt since
Concrete deck girder bridge over Perkins Cove on Pedestrain Traffic
Open to pedestrians only

PGA Boulevard Bridge (Palm Beach County, Florida)
Eastbound bridge built 1966; westbound 1982
Pair of bascule bridges over Intracoastal Waterway on PGA Boulevard in Palm Beach Gardens
Open to traffic

Phoenix Bridge (Oswego County, New York)
Built 1913, Removed 1989
Lost Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Oswego River on Lamson Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Pine Island Road Bridge (Old) (Lee County, Florida)
Built 1968 replaced with new single leaf bascule
Bascule bridge over Matlacha Pass on Pine Island Road in Cape Coral
Replaced by a new bridge

Pine River Bridge (St. Clair County, Michigan)
Built 1978
Bridge over Pine River on South Riverside Avenue (M-29)
Open to traffic

Pinellas Bayway Drawbridge (Pinellas County, Florida)
Built 1961
Bascule bridge over Boca Ciega Bay on FL 679 in Saint Petersburg
Replaced by a new bridge

Plankinton Avenue Bridge (Milwaukee County, Wisconsin)
Built 1984
Bascule bridge over Menomonee River on Plankinton Avenue in Milwaukee
Open to traffic

Platt Street Bridge (Hillsborough County, Florida)
Built 1926; rehabilitated 2012
Bascule bridge over Hillsborough River on Platt Street in Tampa
Open to traffic

Pleasure Pier Bridge (Old) (Jefferson County, Texas)
Built 1931, replaced 1967
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Sabine Neches Canal on Pleasure Pier Highway
Replaced by a new bridge

Pleasure Pier Bridge (Older) (Jefferson County, Texas)
Built 1913. Struck out of alignment in 1916 by the Itlaian steamship Splendor and rebuilt; Replaced 1931
Warren through truss bridge over Sabine Neches Canal on Pleasure Pier Highway
Replaced by a new bridge

Point Douglas Bascule Bridge (Pierce County, Wisconsin)
Built 1990
Bascule bridge over St. Croix River on US 10 in Prescott
Open to traffic

Point Pleasant Canal Bridge (Pre 1925) (Ocean County, New Jersey)
Replaced 1986
Lost Deck girder bridge over Point Pleasant Canal on NJ 88
Replaced by a new bridge

Polk Street Lift Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1910 to replace 1872 swing bridge; removed 1972
Lost Pony truss bridge over South Branch Chicago River on Polk Street
Removed but not replaced

Popps Ferry Bridge (Harrison County, Mississippi)
Built 1979
Bridge over Back Bay Biloxi on Popps Ferry Road
Open to traffic

Popps Ferry Bridge (Harrison County, Mississippi)
Built 1979
Bascule bridge over Back Bay Biloxi on Popps Ferry Road
Open to traffic

Portage River Bridge (1933) (Ottawa County, Ohio)
Built 1933; rehabilitated 1977
Bascule bridge over Portage River on Route 163 West Lakeshore Drive in Port Clinton
Open to traffic

Post Lane Bridge (Suffolk County, New York)
Built 1940
Bascule bridge over Quogue Canal on Post Lane in Quogue
Open to traffic

PPU - Illinois River Bridge (Old) (Peoria County, Illinois)
Built 1911; Replaced 1983 -1985
Lost Bridge over Illinois River on Peoria & Pekin Union Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

PRR - Indiana Harbor Canal Bridge (Lake County, Indiana)
Lost Bridge over Indiana Harbor Canal on Pennsylvania Railroad
Lost

PRR - Miami & Erie Canal Bridge (Allen County, Ohio)
Built 1901
Lost Deck plate girder Rall Bascule Lift bridge over Miami & Erie Canal on Pennsylvania Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

PRSL - Grassy Sound Bridge (Cape May County, New Jersey)
Built 1913 (railroad records say 1912); Abandoned 1974; demolition started but aborted by private property owner
Lost Pony/through plate girder bridge over Grassy Sound on former Pennsylvania-Reading Seashore Lines
Partially but incompletely demolished

Puentelevadizo Caño Martín Peña (San Juan, Puerto Rico)
Built 1913; Replaced 1939
Deck plate girder drawbridge over Caño Martín Peña on Route 1
Replaced by a new bridge

Pulaski Bridge (Kings County, New York)
Built 1954; rehabilitated 1995
Bascule bridge over Newtown Creek on McGuiness Boulevard in New York
Open to traffic

PW - Crook Point Drawbridge (Providence County, Rhode Island)
Built 1906
Abandoned warren through truss bridge over Seekonk River on Providence & Worcester Railroad
Derelict/abandoned Raised

Racine Street Bridge (Winnebago County, Wisconsin)
Built 1952
Twin leaf bascule bridge over Fox River on Racine Street in Menasha
Open to traffic

Randolph Street Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1984
Twin-leaf bascule bridge over South Branch Chicago River on Randolph Street in Chicago
Open to traffic

Randolph Street Bridge (Old) (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1903; replaced 1984
Lost Scherzer rolling lift bridge over South Branch Chicago River on Randolph Street
Replaced by a new bridge

RDG - Darby Creek Drawbridge (Delaware County, Pennsylvania)
Bridge built ca. 1923; abandoned when Conrail took over Reading and PRR 1976 and shifted to adjacent PRR bridge
Abandoned pony/through plate girder bridge over Darby Creek on abandoned Reading RR
Derelict/abandoned

Redwood City Bridge (San Mateo County, California)
Built 1854 removed 1910
Lost Bridge over Redwood Creek on Highway Traffic
No longer exists

Rehoboth Avenue Bridge (Sussex County, Delaware)
Built 1986
Bascule bridge over Lewes-Rehoboth Canal on Rehoboth Avenue in Rehoboth Beach
Open to traffic

Rehoboth Avenue Bridge (Old) (Sussex County, Delaware)
Lost Deck plate girder bascule bridge over Lewes-Rehoboth Canal on Rehoboth Avenue
Replaced by a new bridge

Richmond Avenue Bascule Bridge (Richmond County, New York)
Built 1931
Lost Deck girder bridge over Fresh Kills on Richmond Avenue
Replaced by a new bridge

Ringling Bridge (Sarasota County, Florida)
Built 1957; Replaced 2007
Lost Bascule bridge over Sarasota Bay on SR-789
Replaced by a new bridge

Rio Vista Bascule Bridge (Solano County, California)
Built 1919; replaced 1960
Lost Warren through truss bascule bridge over Sacramento River on CA-12
Replaced by a new bridge

Roosevelt Avenue Bridge (Queens County, New York)
Built 1927
Through truss bridge over Flushing Creek on Roosevelt Avenue
Open to traffic fixed in place

Roosevelt Bridge (1934) (Martin County, Florida)
Lost Deck plate girder bascule bridge over St. Lucie River on US 1/SR 5/Dixie Highway
Built 1934; Became northbound-only in 1964; Replaced by a new bridge in 1996

Roosevelt Bridge (1964) (Martin County, Florida)
Built 1964 as southbound-only parallel to northbound-only 1934 bridge
Bascule bridge over St. Lucie River on FL 707 (Dixie Highway) in Stuart
Open to traffic

Roosevelt Road Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1928; rehabilitated 1994
Bascule bridge over South Branch Chicago River on Roosevelt Road in Chicago
Open to traffic

Route 14 Bridge (Sussex County, Delaware)
Built 1928
Lost Pony/through plate girder bridge over Broadkill River on Route 14 Lavinia Road
No longer exists

Royal Palm Bridge (Palm Beach County, Florida)
Built 2004
Bridge over Intracoastal Waterway on E/B S.R. 704
Open to traffic

Royal Park Bridge (Palm Beach County, Florida)
Built 1929; reconstructed 1959; replaced 2005
Lost bascule bridge over Intracoastal Waterway on FL 704 in West Palm Beach
Replaced by a new bridge

RT - Cuyahoga River Bascule Bridge (Cuyahoga County, Ohio)
Built 1913 rebuilt in 1951 bridge was strengthened
Bridge over Cuyahoga River on Cleveland Works Railroad
Still in heavy use

Ruby Street Bridge (Will County, Illinois)
Built 1935; rehabilitated 1972
Bascule bridge over Des Plaines River on IL 53 (Old US 66) in Joliet
Open to four-lane traffic

S. First Street Bridge (Milwaukee County, Wisconsin)
Built 1957
Bascule bridge over Kinnickinnic River on S. 1st Street in Milwaukee
Open to traffic

Sagamore Bridge (1911) (Barnstable County, Massachusetts)
Built in 1911 ; replaced 1935
Lost Through truss bridge over Cape Cod Canal on US 6
Replaced by a new bridge

Sagamore Bridge (Pre-1911) (Barnstable County, Massachusetts)
Replaced 1911
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Cape Cod Canal on US 6
No longer exists

SAL - Savannah River Bridge (Chatham County, Georgia)
Built ca 1910; Replaced 1952 after a ship collision in 1951
Lost through truss bascule bridge over Savannah River on Seaboard Air Line Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Salem Canal Bridge (Salem County, New Jersey)
Built 1930
Bridge over Salem Canal on Shell Road
No longer exists

Salem River Bridge (Salem County, New Jersey)
Built 1927; replaced 2005
Lost bascule bridge over Salem River on NJ 49 in Salem
No longer exists

Salem River Bridge (Salem County, New Jersey)
Lost Bridge over Salem River on South Hook Road
No longer exists

Salt Bayou Bridge (St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana)
Built 1929; replaced 1955
Lost Bridge over Salt Bayou on LA 433 (formerly US 90 and US 11/190)
Replaced by a new bridge

Sanibel Causeway Bridge (Lee County, Florida)
Built 1963
Bascule bridge over San Carlos Bay on Sanibel Causeway in Sanibel
Demolished and replaced with a fixed high level bridge.

Sarasota Bay Bridge (Sarasota County, Florida)
Built 1972
Bascule bridge over Sarasota Bay on FL 758 (Siesta Drive) in Siesta Key
Open to traffic

Sassafras River Bridge (1917) (Cecil County, Maryland)
Lost Steel stringer bridge over Sassafras River on SR 213
Replaced by a new bridge

Sassafras River Bridge (1985) (Kent County, Maryland)
Built 1985
Bascule bridge over Sassafras River on MD 213
Open to traffic

Satilla River Bridge (Charlton County, Georgia)
Built 1929; Replaced 1956
Bridge over Satilla River on Burnt Fort Road Route 252
Replaced by a new bridge

Saugus River Bridge (Essex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1913
Bascule bridge over Saugus River on MA 107 (Western Avenue) in Lynn
Replaced by a new bridge

Sauk City Bridge (1923) (Sauk County, Wisconsin)
Built 1923; Replaced 1965
Pony plate girder bascule bridge over Wisconsin River on Wisconsin Highway 12 Bryant Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Savannah Road Bridge (Sussex County, Delaware)
Built 1983
Bascule bridge over Lewes-Rehoboth Canal on Savannah Road in Lewes
Open to traffic

Saybrook Bridge (Middlesex County, Connecticut)
Opened in 1911 and replaced in 1948
Lost deck truss bascule bridge over Connecticut River on Shoreline Electric railway and highway
No longer exists

SCL - Hilton Drawbridge (Old) (New Hanover County, North Carolina)
Built in 1914 ; replaced 1971
Lost Warren through truss bridge over Cape Fear River on Seaboard Coast Line Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Sea Isle City Bridge (Cape May County, New Jersey)
Built 1916 ; replaced 1963
Lost Deck plate girder bascule bridge over Ludlam Thorofare on 44th Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Seabrook Bridge (Orleans Parish, Louisiana)
Built 1967
The Seabrook Bridge (officially the Senator Ted Hickey Bridge) is a medium-rise twin bascule, four-lane roadway bridge in New Orleans, Louisiana, carrying Lakeshore Drive, connecting Leon C. Simon Drive on the upper side of the bridge with Hayne Boul
Open to traffic

Seaford Bridge (Sussex County, Delaware)
Built 1925 by the Chicago Bascule Bridge Co.
Bascule bridge over Nanticoke River on Front Street in Seaford
Open to traffic

Seaport Causeway Bridge (Miami-Dade County, Florida)
Built 1964
Bascule bridge over Biscayne Bay on Seaport Causeway in Miami
Closed to all traffic

Sears Point Toll Bridge (1926) (Sonoma County, California)
Built in 1926; replaced in 1928
Bridge over Tolay Creek on CA 37/Sears Point Rd
No longer exists

Sebago Lake Bridge (Cumberland County, Maine)
Howe through truss bridge over Sebago Lake on Maine Route 114 Sebago Road
No longer exists

Second Avenue Bridge (Alpena County, Michigan)
Built 1939; rehabilitated 1988
Bascule bridge over Thunder Bay River on Second Avenue in Alpena
Open to traffic

Second Lake Pend Oreille Bridge (Bonner County, Idaho)
Built 1934, replaced 1956
Bridge over Lake Pend Oreille River on 1st Street
No longer exists

Seddon Island Scherzer Rolling Lift Bridge (Hillsborough County, Florida)
Built 1908 by Phoenix Bridge Company
Lost Warren through truss bridge on the former Seaboard Air Line Railway, later used as a private road in Tampa, dismantled May 1984
Replaced by a new bridge

Sewall's Bridge (1761) (York County, Maine)
Built 1761; replaced 1934
Lost Timber stringer bridge over York River on Organug Road
Replaced by a new bridge

SF&NP - San Rafael Bay/Creek Bridge (Marin County, California)
Built in 1878
Lost Bridge over San Rafael Bay on San Francisco & Northern Pacific RR
No longer exists

SGLR - Caloosahatchee River Bridge (Lee County, Florida)
Built ca. 1903 as a swing bridge by the Atlantic Coast Line Railroad; main span replaced 1977 with a bascule draw
Bascule bridge over the Caloosahatchee River on the Seminole Gulf Railway in North Fort Myers
Open to traffic

Shark River Bridge (Monmouth County, New Jersey)
Built 1927; replaced 2005
Lost bascule bridge over Shark River on NJ 35 in Belmar
No longer exists

Shark River Bridge (Monmouth County, New Jersey)
Built 1932; rehabilitated 1989
Bascule bridge over Shark River on NJ 71 in Belmar
Open to traffic

Shave Drawbridge (Nassau County, Florida)
Replaced
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Amelia River on Florida Route 200
Replaced by a new bridge

Sheboygan River Bridge (Sheboygan County, Wisconsin)
Built 1995
Bascule bridge over Sheboygan River on S. 8th Street in Sheboygan
Open to traffic

Sherman Point Bridge (Palm Beach County, Florida)
Built 1926
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Intracoastal Waterway on Sherman Point
Replaced by a new bridge in 1976

Ship Channel Bridge (Cape May County, New Jersey)
Built 1933
Bascule bridge over Ship Channel on NJ 52 in Ocean City
Replaced by a new bridge

Shrewsbury River Bridge (Monmouth County, New Jersey)
Built 1950
Bascule bridge over Shrewsbury River on CR 520 in Rumson
Open to traffic

Sidney Street Bridge (Outagamie County, Wisconsin)
Built 1912
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Fox River on Sidney Street
No longer exists

Siesta Key Bridge (Sarasota County, Florida)
Built 1968
Pair of bascule bridges over the Intracoastal Waterway on FL 72 in Siesta Key
Open to traffic

Sisters Creek Bridge (Duval County, Florida)
Built 1952
Bascule bridge over Sisters Creek on FL 105 in Jacksonville
Replaced by a new bridge in 2016

Siuslaw River Bridge (Lane County, Oregon)
Built 1936; rehabilitated 1977, Rehabilitated 2010
Bascule bridge over Siuslaw River on US 101 in Florence
Open to traffic

Sixteenth Street Bridge (Old) (Milwaukee County, Wisconsin)
Built 1890; Replaced 1929
Lost bascule bridge over Menomonee River on 16th Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Skidaway Narrows Bridge (Chatham County, Georgia)
Built in 1971; replaced 2013
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Skidaway Narrows on US 80
Replaced by a new bridge

Sloop Channel Bridge (Nassau County, New York)
Built 1934; rehabilitated 1993
Bascule bridge over Sloop Channel on Meadowbrook State Parkway
Open to traffic

Smacks Bayou Bridge (Pinellas County, Florida)
Built 1927
Bridge over Smacks Bayou on 40 Avenue
Replaced by a new bridge

SMART - Haystack's Landing Bridge (2015) (Sonoma County, California)
Built 2015 using relocated 1987 spans from Galveston, Texas.
Warren through truss bridge over Petaluma River on Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit
Open to traffic