TORONTO IS A CITY OF BRIDGES – TWO OF THEM ARE ON CHERRY STREET LEADING TO THE PORT LANDS

CHERRYST.BRIDGES3The Cherry Street Lift Bridge, shown here in the ‘upposition, is the smaller of two bascule structures.  This  bridge spans a canal at the mouth of the Don River where it enters TORONTO Harbour. <PHOTOS – Bryan Blenkin>

CHERRYST.BRIDGES1The bigger Strauss Trunnion Bascule Bridge carries Cherry Street over the TORONTO Harbour Ship Channel, and allows vessels to enter the Channel and the turning basin beyond. <PHOTO – SimonP>

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