Government of New Brunswick

The following six New Brunswick footbridges are maintained by the Department of Transportation and Infrastructure. Included below is information on each bridge such as the bridge’s name, number, and structure type, the county where it is located, and the year it was built.
   


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Bridge Name:             Kilpatrick Footbridge

Structure Type:          Cable Suspension  Footbridge

County:                       Kings
Year Built:                   1978
Total Length:              112.34m
Walkway Width:          0.91m
Number of Spans:      1

Route 1, Exit 158, Route 100 west for 2.7 km (1.6 mi.), Lakeside Road for 4.7 km (2.9 mi.), Route 860 east for 6.2 km (3.8 mi.), Titusville Road for 4.6 km (2.8 mi.), Route 820 east for 1.7 km (1.1 mi.). Driveway to footbridge is the first on the right side after passing the McLaren Road.


  

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Bridge Name:            Big Salmon River #1

Structure Type:         Cable Suspension  Footbridge

County:                      St. John
Year Built:                  1974
Total Length:             83.82m
Walkway Width:        1.55m
Number of Spans:    1

Route 1, Exit 137A-B, Route 111 east for 39.2 km (24.3 mi.) to St. Martins, to Main Street for 2.3 km (1.4 mi.), on to Bayview Road and cross covered bridge, continue on Big Salmon River Road and follow signs for the Fundy Trail Parkway (Toll Road, only open in summer). The footbridge is located at the end of the Parkway, approximately 14 km (8.8 mi.) from the covered bridge, near St. Martins at Salmon River.


  

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Bridge Name:            Yeoman's Footbridge

Structure Type:         Cable Suspension  Footbridge

County:                      Kings
Year Built:                  1983
Total Length:             100.05m
Walkway Width:         0.91m
Number of Spans:     2

Route 1, Exit 158, Route 100 west for 2.7 km (1.6 mi.), Lakeside Road for 4.7 km (2.9 mi.), Route 860 east for four km (2.5 mi.). Driveway to footbridge is the first on the right side after passing the Robertson Road.


  

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Bridge Name:              Footbridge Priceville

Structure Type:           Cable Suspension  Footbridge

County:                        Northumberland

Year Built:                   1988
Total Length:               200.10m
Walkway Width:          0.91m
Number of Spans:      6

Route 8, Exit at Holt Road for 1.4 km (0.9 mi.), turn right on Carrolls Crossing Road for 0.6 km (0.4 mi.), on McNamee Road.


   

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Bridge Name:              Kouchibouguac River 2

Structure Type:           Steel Span  Footbridge

County:                        Kent

Year Built:                   1988
Total Length:               45.11m
Walkway Width:          1.19m
Number of Spans:       3

    


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Bridge Name:             Port Elgin

Structure Type:          Queen Post Truss, Treated Wood
Stringer

County:                       Westmorland

Year Built:                  1968
Total Length:              46.02m
Walkway Width:         1.68m
Number of Spans:      4