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Old 10-22-2018, 09:05 AM
 
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Massachusetts

Zakim Bridge
http://www.carlcalabria.com/wp-conte...063959-007.jpg

Longfellow Bridge
https://c.o0bg.com/rf/image_960w/Bos...cost_6817x.jpg

French King Bridge
https://cdn.onlyinyourstate.com/wp-c...-1-700x467.jpg

Cape Cod Canal Bridges (3 - Sagamore/Bourne/RR)
Sagamore: https://www.alphacorporation.com/wp-...p-sagamore.jpg
Bourne: https://www.longhaulphoto.com/img/s/...04458718-3.jpg
Railroad (upright position): https://shadowedhills.files.wordpres...l-bridges3.jpg

Hamden County Memorial Bridge
http://bridgehunter.com/photos/19/55/195528-L.jpg

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Old 10-22-2018, 11:49 AM
 
Location: Howard County, Maryland
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Arizona: London Bridge
(This is easily the most famous bridge that is currently situated in Arizona, though I'll bet that a whole lot of people have absolutely no idea that it is there.)


California (other than Golden Gate): Coronado Bridge
Colorado: Royal Gorge Bridge

Florida: Sunshine Skyway Bridge

Maryland: Chesapeake Bay Bridge
Massachusetts: Old North Bridge

Michigan: Mackinac Bridge
New York (other than Brooklyn): George Washington (shared with New Jersey)
Rhode Island: Claiborne Pell (Newport) Bridge

Virginia: Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel
Washington: Tacoma-Narrows Bridge



For Connecticut, though I doubt it's the most famous one they have, this one kept coming to my mind:


https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mianus_River_Bridge
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Old 10-22-2018, 07:51 PM
 
Location: The Heart of Dixie
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Louisiana - Crescent City Connection and the Lake Pontchartrain Causeway

West Virginia - New River Gorge Bridge

Florida - Seven Miles Bridge

Maryland - Chesapeake Bay Bridge

South Carolina - Arthur Ravenel Bridge
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Old 10-23-2018, 07:55 AM
 
Location: Coastal New Jersey
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I would argue for Iowa, that it's most famous bridge would be the Roseman Covered Bridge outside of Winterset.
Ha, yeah, that one was a movie star!
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Old 10-23-2018, 09:23 AM
 
Location: East of the Sun, West of the Moon
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This is one of many awful and heinous stories that this bridge has produced over the years.
Bridges don't kill people; people kill people.


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Holy Crap New Mexico. I will be double gripping the wheel if I drive over that. Then again I have a thing with heights.
Yeah, and it shakes when cars drive over it. It is a popular spot for pedestrians to park (on "land") and walk over for the view.

It has a narrow sidewalk and the speed limit is fairly high (I want to say 55mph). So then cars blast past you so close you can feel the wind off them and the whole thing feels like a ribbon. Good fun!
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Old 10-23-2018, 09:44 AM
 
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Massachusetts: Chappaquiddick Bridge.

For Boston area: the saltnpeppa bridge.
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Old 10-23-2018, 02:18 PM
 
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New Hampshire I will give this to one of the older covered bridges and this is probably up for debate, but i'll choose the stark covered bridge:



The newer bridges in Portsmouth are pretty fuggly
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Old 10-23-2018, 03:18 PM
 
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West Virginia, New River Gorge Bridge.

https://www.americanbridge.net/featu...w-river-gorge/

This past Saturday was the 39th Annual Bridge Day. The only day of the year that it's legal to BASE jump off of the bridge.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eazrkT3jYec First BASE jumps of 2018.

https://www.wvgazettemail.com/news/t...f532b2482.html It's only 876 feet down to the river...

If you get the chance to visit the New River Gorge Bridge, I highly recommend taking the Bridge Walk tour. https://bridgewalk.com/
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Old 10-23-2018, 04:11 PM
 
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Maybe not the most famous, but an interesting bridge in Maryland

Bollman Truss Bridge - Savage MD (then Scroll 2/3 of the way down)

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bollman...ailroad_Bridge
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Old 10-24-2018, 07:54 AM
 
Location: Chicago
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IL: Michigan Avenue, Eads, Musuial
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