This is one of two surviving rolling lift bascule bridges on this canal which are among the oldest such bridges in the country. The National Bridge Inventory listed a 1903 construction date, but the historic inventory form lists a 1905 construction date. Either way, the bridge remains one of the oldest rolling lift bridges in the country.
Above: Several Scherzer Rolling Lift Bridge Company bridges were built over this canal and featured in a company catalog. This is one of the photos from the catalog. It is not known which one of the bridges is shown here.
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