Hojack Swing Bridge

This is the Hojack Swing Bridge on the Genesee River near Lake Ontario, which is slated for destruction. Seems a shame, ‘cos it looks pretty cool from up here. Scott Ventura says: There’s a movement afoot to save the bridge (which also has a ground-level photo), but the Coast Guard wants it gone since the owners (a train company) haven’t used it in years. A little to the east lies the mouth of Irondequoit Bay, where you can see a pivoting roadway that closes off the bay from the lake in the winter months. The roadway, which forms…

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