January 17, 2022


Burton Bridge at Sunset Burton Bridge at sunset

Burton Bridge at Sunset

The Burton Bridge is a steel through arch crossing the Saint John River between Maugerville and Burton. The bridge connects routes 102 and 105(formerly the Trans-Canada Highway), but has no numerical designation of its own.  

Burton Bridge under construction. 1969

Construction began in 1969 and the bridge opened in 1973, replacing a cable ferry service in the area; and is 765 metres in length.

Burton Bridge at sunset

This photo by Steve Rogers won second place in the NBCC Photo Contest.

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