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Encyclopedia > List of crossings of the Niagara River

This is a list of bridges and other crossings of the Niagara River from Lake Ontario upstream to Lake Erie. A log bridge in the French Alps near Vallorcine. ... Satellite image of the Niagara River. ... Lake Ontario, bounded on the north by Ontario and on the south by Ontarios Niagara Peninsula and by New York State, is one of the five Great Lakes of North America. ... Lake Erie (pronounced ) is the eleventh largest lake on Earth[2] and, of the five Great Lakes of North America, it is the fourth largest by surface area, the southernmost, shallowest, and smallest by volume. ...

Crossing Carries Location Coordinates
Lewiston-Queenston Bridge Highway 405
I-190
Queenston, Ontario and Lewiston, New York
Whirlpool Rapids Bridge Niagara Falls, Ontario and Niagara Falls, New York
Michigan Central Railway Bridge Canadian Pacific Railway
Rainbow Bridge
North Grand Island Bridge I-190 Grand Island, New York and Niagara Falls, New York
South Grand Island Bridge I-190 Tonawanda, New York and Grand Island, New York
International Railway Bridge Canadian National Railway Fort Erie, Ontario and Buffalo, New York
Peace Bridge Queen Elizabeth Way

Two bridges over the east branch of the river - the South Grand Island Bridge and North Grand Island Bridge, forming part of I-190 (the Niagara Thruway) on the American side, provide a through road link across Grand Island, New York between Niagara Falls, New York and Buffalo, New York. The American Rapids Bridge and Niagara Scenic Trolley link Goat Island to the American shore. The Lewiston-Queenston Bridge crosses the Niagara River gorge just south of the Niagara Escarpment. ... Image File history File links Ontario_405. ... Image:Highway-405. ... Image File history File links I-190. ... Interstate 190 (abbreviated I-190) runs 28. ... The Village of Queenston (Latitude 43°10N Longitude 79°03W) is located 5km north of Niagara Falls, Ontario in the Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake. ... Lewiston is a village in Niagara County, New York, USA. The population was 2,781 at the 2000 census. ... Whirlpool Rapids Bridge, photo by Alan Teichman / and structurae The Whirlpool Rapids Bridge, commonly called the Whirlpool Bridge or Lower Bridge, is a spandrel braced, riveted, two-hinged arch bridge. ... Niagara Falls, Ontario from Niagara Falls State Park in winter Location of Niagara Falls in the Niagara Region Niagara Falls, Ontario (2001 population 78,815) is a city on the Niagara River, in the Golden Horseshoe region. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... The Michigan Central Railway Bridge is a steel arch bridge spanning Niagara Gorge between Canada and the United States. ... An eastbound CPR freight at Stoney Creek Bridge in Rogers Pass. ... Rainbow Bridge, Niagara Falls The Rainbow Bridge at Niagara Falls is a world-famous tourist site. ... The North Grand Island Bridge carries Interstate 190 across the Niagara River between Grand Island, New York and Niagara Falls, New York. ... Image File history File links I-190. ... Interstate 190 (abbreviated I-190) runs 28. ... Grand Island is a town and an island located in Erie County, New York, USA. As of the 2000 census, the town had a total population of 18,621. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... The South Grand Island Bridge carries Interstate 190 across the Niagara River between Tonawanda, New York and Grand Island, New York. ... Image File history File links I-190. ... Interstate 190 (abbreviated I-190) runs 28. ... The name Tonawanda as a location confuses even the people who live in other and even nearby Western New York communities. ... Grand Island is a town and an island located in Erie County, New York, USA. As of the 2000 census, the town had a total population of 18,621. ... The International Railway Bridge carries rail lines across the Niagara River between Fort Erie, Ontario and Buffalo, New York. ... The Canadian National Railway (CN; AAR reporting marks CN, CNA, CNIS), known as Canadian National Railways (CNR) between 1918 and 1960, and Canadian National/Canadien National (CN) from 1960 to present, is a Canadian Class I railway operated by Canadian National Railway Company headquartered in Montreal, Quebec. ... Location of Fort Erie in the Niagara Region Fort Erie (2001 population 28,143) is a town on the Niagara River in the Niagara Region, Ontario, Canada. ... This article is becoming very long. ... The Peace Bridge (42°54′25″N, 78°54′20″W) is an arch bridge that consists of five arched spans over the Niagara River and a Parker through-truss which spans the Black Rock Canal on the American side of the river. ... Image File history File links QEW.PNG‎ Please note that I am uploading this with the best knowledge I have available to me. ... The Queen Elizabeth Way (commonly referred to as the QEW, Q, QE, or Queen-E) is a vital 400-Series freeway in Ontario, Canada. ... The South Grand Island Bridge carries Interstate 190 across the Niagara River between Tonawanda, New York and Grand Island, New York. ... The North Grand Island Bridge carries Interstate 190 across the Niagara River between Grand Island, New York and Niagara Falls, New York. ... Interstate 190 (abbreviated I-190) runs 28. ... Grand Island is a town and an island located in Erie County, New York, USA. As of the 2000 census, the town had a total population of 18,621. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ...


 
 

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