List of Bridges by Date

Name of Bridge

Location

Date Opened

High Bridge (Aqueduct Bridge) Manhattan / Bronx 1848
Brooklyn Bridge Manhattan / Brooklyn 5/24/1883
Washington Bridge Manhattan / Bronx 12/1/1888
Carroll Street Bridge Brooklyn 1889
Park Avenue Bridge Mount Vernon 1893
Macomb’s Dam Bridge Manhattan / Bronx 5/1/1895
Passaic Street Bridge Passaic / Garfield 1898
Spuyten Duyvil Bridge Manhattan 1899
Jackson Street Bridge Newark 1900
Mill Street Bridge Newark 1900
City Island Bridge Bronx / City Island 7/14/1901
Newark Draw Rail Bridge Newark 1901
Willis Avenue Bridge Manhattan / Bronx 1901
Passaic Street Bridge, Lodi Lodi 1903
Grand Street Bridge Brooklyn / Queens 2/5/1903
Williamsburg Bridge Manhattan / Brooklyn 12/19/1903
Park Avenue Bridge Newark 1905
Park Avenue (Avondale Bridge) Nutley / Lyndhurst 1905
Union Street Bridge Brooklyn 3/4/1905
Third Street Bridge Brooklyn 3/31/1905
145th Street Bridge Manhattan / Bronx 8/24/1905
Bronx River Bascules Bronx 1908
Clay Street Bridge Newark 1908
Court Street Bridge Hackensack / Teaneck 1908
Hutchinson River Drawbridge Bronx 1908
Monroe Street Bridge Passaic / Garfield 6/13/1908
University Heights Bridge Manhattan / Bronx 1/8/1908
Borden Avenue Bridge Queens 3/25/1908
Pelham Bridge Bronx 10/15/1908
Montauk Freight Cut-Off Queens 1909
Queensboro Bridge Manhattan / Queens 12/30/1909
Manhattan Bridge Manhattan / Brooklyn 12/31/1909
Hunters Point Avenue Bridge Queens 12/14/1910
Madison Avenue Bridge Manhattan / Bronx 1910
Bridge Street Bridge Newark 1913
Eighth Street Bridge Passaic 1915
Dutch Kills Swing Bridge Queens 10/1915
Hell Gate Bridge Queens / Manhattan / Bronx 10/30/1916
South Front Street Bridge Elizabeth 1922
Roosevelt Avenue Bridge Queens 5/14/1927
Goethals Bridge Staten Island / Elizabeth 6/29/1928
Outerbridge Crossing Staten Island / Perth Amboy 6/29/1928
East 174th Street Bridge Bronx 1928
Lower Hack Lift Bridge Jersey City / Kearny 1928
Gowanus Canal Railroad Bridge Brooklyn 1929
Cropsey Avenue Bridge Brooklyn 1930
Wittpenn Bridge Jersey City / Kearny 11/5/1930
233rd Street Bridge Bronx 1931
East 238th Streeet Bridge Bronx 4/23/1931
George Washington Bridge Fort Lee / Manhattan 10/24/1931
Bayonne Bridge Bayonne / Staten Island 11/15/1931
Pulaski Skyway Jersey City / Newark 1932
Metropolitan Avenue Bridge Brooklyn 3/27/1933
Amtrak Dock Vertical Lift (west span) Newark 1935
Eagle Avenue Bridge Bronx 1936
Triborough Bridge (East River Suspension) Queens / Ward’s Island 4/11/1936
Triborough Bridge (Harlem Lift) Manhattan / Randall’s Island 4/11/1936
Triborough Bridge (Bronx Kills) Randall’s Island / Bronx 4/11/1936
Henry Hudson Bridge Manhattan 12/12/1936
Amtrak Dock Vertical Lift (east span) Newark 1937
Marine Parkway Bridge Brooklyn / Queens 7/3/1937
Westchester Avenue Bridge Bronx 11/1/1938
Bronx-Whitestone Bridge Bronx / Queens 4/29/1939
Kosciuszko Bridge Queens / Brooklyn 1939
Mill Basin Bridge Brooklyn 6/29/1940
Passaic River Bridge (1&9) Kearny / Newark 1/26/1941
Hutchinson River Parkway Bridge Bronx 10/11/1941
Hamilton Avenue Bridge Brooklyn 8/27/1942
Stickel Bridge Newark 1948
Ward’s Island Bridge Ward’s Island / Manhattan 1951
Unionport Bridge Bronx 1953
Bruckner Bridge Bronx 10/27/1953
Hackensack River Bridge (1&9) Jersey City / Kearny 1954
Pulaski Bridge Queens / Brooklyn 9/10/1954
Newark Bay / Casciano Memorial Bridge Newark / Bayonne 4/4/1956
Roosevelt Island Bridge Queens / Roosevelt Island 5/18/1955
Park Avenue Bridge Manhattan / Bronx 1956
Arthur Kill Lift Bridge Staten Island / Elizabeth 1959
Throgs Neck Bridge Queens / Bronx 1/11/1961
Broadway Bridge Manhattan / Bronx 7/1/1962
Alexander Hamilton Bridge Manhattan / Bronx 1/15/1963
Verrazano-Narrows Bridge Brooklyn / Staten Island 11/21/1964
Rikers Island Bridge Queens / Rikers Island 1966
Cross Bay Bridge Queens 5/28/1970
Greenpoint Avenue Bridge Queens / Brooklyn 1987
Ninth Street Bridge Brooklyn 0/28/1998
Rockefeller University Bridge Manhattan 11/1999
Intrepid Museum Pedestrian Bridge Manhattan 6/25/2003
Third Avenue Bridge Manhattan / Bronx 2004
Mill Creek Footbridge Jersey City 2013