This is a pair of bascule bridges, one carrying eastbound traffic, the other carrying westbound traffic. The history of these bridges is unclear. The National Bridge Inventory lists a 1963 construction date for one bridge and a 1989 construction date for the other. However, both bascules are riveted, and rivets were not used in 1989. Their girder design is essentially identical. One would think both bascule spans were older than 1970, even if they weren't built in the same year. The width of the northern bascule roadway is wider suggesting it is newer. The piers for the approach spans of the southern one are concrete bents of an older-looking design, while the northern bridge has more modern-looking piers.
A plan to demolish and replace these bridges with a fixed high level bridge has been in place since as early as 2011. There has not been any recent news about this, but there is no reason to believe that these bridges are not at risk for demolition.
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