7 thoughts on “Salmon Bay Bridge

  1. Cool shot! I don’t think I’ve ever seen a …. What is this kind of bridge called? I can’t think of the word! Anyway, I’ve never seen one open like this.


    • It’s a single leaf bascule bridge, which is just a fancy way of saying it’s a drawbridge with only one section that raises instead of two. It looks a bit unusual because the counterweight is above rather than below the bridge deck like most others in the area.


      • That’s too funny. I thought you were trying to remember some more obscure technical term. The older I get the more my brain misfiles words and names like that.


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