Long Island Bridge
Steel Through Truss Swing Bridge at Long Island
photo by: Ken Watson, 1999

One of the many swing bridges that cross the canal. Many are still operated by hand, in this case by rotating the single turning pin (shown on right). These bridges are so well balanced that one person can easily swing the bridge.

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