Bridges to nowhere in Puget Sound | History Files
Last updated 11/30/2021 at 8:03pm
A number of years ago there was much complaining about a bridge to nowhere in Alaska.
My story today is a bit different. It is about roads that would have gone somewhere useful in Washington, but were never built.
On the website of the Washington Secretary of State is a map called “Puget Sound Bridges” proposed routes and mileage table. The date of the map is July 1950. As far as I can tell none of the bridges and "tubes" proposed were ever built.
If this project would have been completed, Bainbridge Island would have been given a total of five connections to the mainland, including...