List of bascule bridges

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A list of bascule bridges by country:

Australia[edit]

The Grafton Bridge, New South Wales over the Clarence River showing the Bascule span lifted to let shipping through. (Postcard from about 1932; The "Southern Cross" aeroplane has been added to the photograph.)

Belgium[edit]

Open Boulevard Bridge with the Nijverheid Bridge in the background.

Canada[edit]

Croatia[edit]

Denmark[edit]

France[edit]

Sadi-Carnot Bridge, Sète, Hérault

Germany[edit]

  • Bascule bridge, Potshausen, Lower Saxony, Germany
  • Wolgast-Usedom Bridge, Wolgast, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany
  • Wiecker Bridge, Greifswald, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany
  • Lindaunis Bridge, Boren, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany

Ireland[edit]

India[edit]

Japan[edit]

Blue Wing Moji with Shimonoseki Port in foreground at the Moji-ko Retro District, Kitakyūshū

Korea[edit]

Aerial view of Yeongdo Bridge, Busan

Netherlands[edit]

Note that in Dutch basculebrug only refers to bascule bridges that have their counterweight rigidly connected to the bridge deck. If there is a hinged connection, it's referred to as ophaalbrug (literally "drawbridge"). This list lists both.

New Zealand[edit]

Norway[edit]

Portugal[edit]

Russia[edit]

Night view of Palace Bridge is one of the most familiar images of the Northern capital of Russia

South Africa[edit]

Swing bridge in foreground with bascule bridge in background at Victoria & Alfred Waterfront.

Spain[edit]

Sweden[edit]

Thailand[edit]

Turkey[edit]

United Kingdom[edit]

United States[edit]

(Alphabetical by state)

References[edit]