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When movable bridges where constructed, they were built over the waterways of America, Canada, and elsewhere across the nation. Many waterways were named past centuries ago,but are waterways. Different kinds of bodied waters flowing over land or else vessels and ships wouldn't sail on. The applications of drawbridges were some past centuries constructed everywhere, over these bodies of water like fixed none movable type bridges (Arch, truss girder,suspension),etc. Ninethteen different types of waterways were named by the greatest minds.Basin, Brook,  Bayou,Bay, Canal, Channel, Cove,Creek, Inlet, Lake,  Narrows  Pond, Reef ,River, Slough, Sound, Strait, Thoroughfare, and waterway.   
 
 
Alabama Waterways
 
-Alabama River
-Black Warrior River
-Chattahoochee River
-Chickasaw River
-Choctawhatchee River
-Coosa River
-Dog River
-Fish River (East Pong)
-Fowl River
-La Batre Bayou
-Mobile River
-Nolte Creek
-Noxubee River
-Perdidio River
-Sara Bayou
-Spanish River
-Tennessee River
-Three Mile Creek
-Warrior River
 
 
 
Arkansas Waterways
 
-Arkansas River
-Bartholomew Bayou
-Black River
-Current River
-Fourche Lave River
-Little Red River
-Ouachita River
-Red River
-St Francis River
-Saline River
-White River
 
 
 
California Waterways
 
-American River
-Amite River
-Bishop Cut
-Burns Cutoff
-Cache Slough
-Carquinez Striat
-China Basin
-Connection Slough
-Cordelia Slough
-Coyote Creek
-Coyote Hill Creek
-Eureka Slough
-Feather River
-Freshwater Slough
-Georgiana Slough
-Goteta Slough
-Honker Cut
-Humboldt Bay
-King Island Cut
-Long Beach Harbor
-Mare Island Strait
-Middle River
-Miner Slough
-Mission Creek
-Mokelumne River
- Mormon Channel
-Mud Slough
-Napa River
-Napa Slough
-Novato Creek
-Oakland Harbor
-Old River
-Pacheco Creek
-Petaluma Creek
-Potato Slough
-Richardson Bay
-Sacramento River
-San Francisco Bay
-San Joaquin River
-San Leandro Bay
-Snograss Slough
-Sonoma Creek
-Steamboat Slough
-Suisun Bay
-Three Mile Slough
-Tolay Creek
-West Basin
 
 
Connecticut Waterways
 
Connecticut River
-Housatonic River
-Johnson River
-Mianus River
-Mill River
-Mystic River
-Niantic River
-Norwalk River
-Pequonnock River
-Quinnipiac River
-Saugatuck River
-Shaws Cove
-Thames River
-Yellow Mill Pond Channel
 
 
Delaware Waterways
 
-Appoquinimink River
-Black Bird Creek
-Brandywine River
-Boad Creek River
Broadkill Creek
-Christina River
-Chesapeake & Delaware Canal
-Delaware Canal
-I(ntracoastal Waterways)
-Leispsic River
-Lewes & Rohoboth Canal
-Mispillion River
-Nanticoke River
-St Jones River
-Smynra River
 
Distric of Columbia Waterways
 
-Anacostia River
- Potomac River
 
 
Florida Waterways
 
 
-Alfia River
-Apalachicola River
-Appal Bay
-Bannana River
-Barns Sound
-Big Carlos Pass
-Big Marco River
-Billys Creek
-Biscayne Bay
-Black Creek
-Blackwater River
-Boca Raton Inlet
-Broward River
-Caloosahatchee River
-Canaveral Harbor
-Carabelle River
-Choctawhatchee River
-Clapboard Creek
-Clearwater Harbor
-Coastline Canal
-Coffee Pot Bayou
-Conecuh River
-Curry Creek
-Dunns Creek
-Escambia River
-Florida Keys Harbor
-Florida Keys Creek
-Garrison Channal
-Gasprilla Sound
-Great Canal
-Haines Creek
-Halifax River
-Hatchet Creek
-Haulover Canal
-Hillsboro Bay
-Hillsboro Canal
-Hillsboro Inlet
-Hillsboro River
-Hillsborough River
-Horse Creek
-Imperial Creek
-Indian Creek
-Indian River
-(Intracoastal Waterways)
-John Pass
-Jupiter River
-Jupiter Sound
-Kingleys Creek
-Kissimmee River
-Lemon Bay
-Little Harris Lake
-Little Manatee River
-Loxahatchee River
-Mabel Lake
-Manatee River
-Massalina Bayou
-Matanzas Inlet (Pass)
-Miakka River
-Miami Canal (River)
Middle River
-Mullato
-Myakka River
-Nasselle River
-Nassau Sound
-New Pass
-New River
-Okeechobee Waterway
-Oklawaha River
-Orange River
-Ortega River
-Pablo Creek
-Papys Bayou
-Peace River
-Pithiachasccootee River
-Riboult River
-Rice Creek
-St Andrews Bay
-St Johns River
-Santa Rosa Sound
-Sarasota Bay
- Sisters Creek
-Six Mile Creek
-Smith Creek
-Steinhatchee River
-Stranahan River
-Suwannee River
-Tamiami Canal
-Tayernier Creek
-Tolomato River
-Trout River
-Venice Bay
-Wares Creek
-West Bay Creek
-West Palm Beach Canal
-Withlacoochee River
 
 
 
Georgia Waterways
 
 
-Altamaha River
-Back River
-Brunswick River
-Chattahoochee River
-Flint River
-Frederica River
-(Intracoastal Waterways)
-Jekyll Creek
-Ocmulgee River
-Oconee River
-Ogeechee River
-Oostenaula River
-St Marys River
-Satilla River
-Savannah River
-Skidmore Narrows
-Wilmington River
 
 
Idaho Waterways
 
 
-Clearwater River
-Pend Oreille Lake
-St Joe River
-Snake River
 
 
Illinois Waterways
 
 
-Calumet River
-Chicago River
-Chicago North South Branch Rivers
-Des Plaines River
-Fox River
-Galena River
-Grand Calumet River
-Illinois & Mississippi Canal
-Illinois River
-Kaskaskia River
-Little Calumet River
-Mississippi River
-Nippersink Lake
-Ogden Slip
-Pistakee Lake
-Quincy Bay
-Sanitary Canal
-Wabash River
 
 
Indiana Waterways
 
 
-Grand Calumet River
-Indiana harbor Canal
-Ohio River
-Trail Creek
-Wabash River
 
 
Iowa Waterways
 
 
-Mississippi River
-Missouri River
-Oboji Lake
 
 
 
Kansas Waterways
 
 
-Kansas River
-Missouri River
 
 
 
Kentucky Waterways
 
-Cumberland River
-Green River
-Ohio River
-Tennessee River
 
 
Louisiana Waterways
 
 
-Algiers Canal
-Amite River
-Atchafalaya River
-Barataria Bayou
-Bartholomew Bayou
-Bienvenue Bayou
-Bistimeau Bayou
-Black Bayou
-Black River
-Boeuf Bayou
-Bogue Falls
-Bonfoca Bayou
-Caddo Lake
-Calcasieu River
-Cane River
-Carlin Bayou
-Charenton Canal
-Chef Menteur Pass
-Chefuncte River
-Chevron Canal
-Choupique Bayou
-Company Canal
-Contraband Bayou
-Courtableau Bayou
-Cross Bayou
-Des Allamands Bayou
-Des Cannes Bayou
-Des Glaises Bayou
-Dorcheat Bayou
-Doullut Bayou
-Drainage Navigaton Canal
-Dulac Bayou
-Dularge Bayou
-Dupre Bayou
-Franklin Canal
-Grand Caillou Canal
-Gross Tete Bayou
-Harvey Canal
-Houma Canal
-Inland Waterway
-Industrial Canal
-Inner Harbor Navigaton Canal
-I(ntracoastal Waterways)
-Jefferson Waterway
-La Loutre Bayou
-Lacassine Bayou
-Lacombe Bayou
-Lafourche Bayou
-Le Carpe Bayou
-Liberty Bayou
-Little Black Bayou
-Loggy Bayou
-Macon Bayou
-Mancha Pass
-Mermentau River
-New Basin Canal
-Nezpique Bayou
-Oil Company Canal
-Old River
-Ouachita River
-Petit Anse Bayou
-Petit Caillou Bayou
-Plaquemine Bayou
-Plaquemine Brule Bayou
-Ponchartrain Lake
-Port Allen Canal
-Red Pass
-Red River
-Rigolets Pass
-Salt Bayou
-Shreveport Bayou(Waterway)
-Tante Phine Bayou
-Tenas River
-Terrebonne Bayou
-Tigre Bayou
-Vermillion Bayou (River)
-West Pearl River
-White Lake
 
 
 
Maine Waterways
 
-Back Cove
-Back River
-Boothbay Harbor
-Carvers Harbor
-Damariscotta River
-Dear Meadow Brook
-Fore River
-Gut Canal
-Kennebec River
-Kennebunk River
-Machias River
-Mill River
-Mount Desert Narrows
-Passagasawakeag River
-Penobscot River
-Perkins Cove
-Pleasant River
-Portland Harbor
-Presumpscot River
-St George River
-Sebago Lake
-Sheepscot River
-Songo River
-Taunton Bay
-York River
 
 
Maryland Waterways
 
-Assawoman Bay
-Back River
-Bear Creek
-Beaver Dam Creek
-Bohemia River
-Bush River
-Cambridge Creek
-Chesapeake Bay
-Chesapeake & Ohio  Canal
-Chester Waterway
-Choptank River
-Colgate Creek
-Curtis Creek
-Dorseys Creek
-Fishing Creek
-Honga River (Waterway)
-(Intracoastal Waterways)
-Jones Creek
-Kent Island Narrows
-Knapps Narrows
-Marshyhope Creek
-Mattawoman Creek
-Middle Branch
-Miles River
-Naticoke River
-Neale Sound
-North Point Creek
-Oak Creek
-Patapsco River
-Patuxent River
-Pocomoke River
-Powwow River
-Sassafras River
-Severn River
-Sinepuxent Bay
-Slaugher Creek
-South River
-Spa Creek
-Stony Creek
-Susquehanna River
-Weems Creek
-Wicomico River
 
 
Massachusetts Waterways
 
-Acushmet River
-Annisquam River
-Apponagansett River
-Blynman Canal
-Broad Canal
-Cape Cod Canal
-Centerville River
-Charles River
-Chelsea Creek (River)
-Cohasset Narrows
-Crystal Cove
-Danvers River
-Dorchester Bay
-Eel Pond Channel
-Fore River
-Fort Point Channel
-Lagoon Pond
-Lechmere Canal
-Merrimac River
-Mitchell River
-Mystic River
-Neponset River
-North River
-Saugus River
-South River
-Taunton River
-Westport River
-Weymouth River
 
 
Michigan Waterways
 
 
-Belle River
-Black River
-Cheboygan River
-Clinton River
-Crooked River
-Detroit River
-Grand River
-Kalamazoo River
-Kawkawlin River
-Mona Lake
-Morrison Channel
-Muskegon River
-Paw Paw River
-Pentwater Channel
-Pine River
-Portage Lake
-Rouge River
-Saginaw River
-St Joseph River
-St Marys Fall Canal
-Spring Lake
-Tittibawassee River
 
 
Minnesota Waterways
 
-Duluth Canal
-Joe Gould Narrows
-Kabekona River
-Leech Lake
-Minnesota River
-Mississippi River
-Rainy River
-Red River
-St Croix River
-St Louis River
-Superior Harbor
 
 
Mississippi Waterways
 
 
-Benard Bayou
-Big Black River
-Big Sunflower River
-Biloxi Bay(River)
-Escatawpa River
-Harrison Canal
-Jordan River
-La Croix Bayou
-Little Sunflower River
-Old Fort Bayou
-Pascagoula River
-Pearl River
-Portage Bayou
-St Louis Bay
-Steele Bayou
-Tallahatchiee River
-Tennessee River
-Tombigbee River
-Wolf River
-Yalobusha River
-Yazoo River
 
 
Missouri Waterways
 
 
-Black River
-Blue River
-Mississippi River
-Missouri River
-Osage River
 
 
Montana Waterways
 
-Missouri River
-Yellowstone River
 
 
New Hampshire Waterways
 
-Bellamy River
-Little Harbor
-Hampton River
-Piscataqua River
 
 
New Jersey Waterways
 
-Alloway Creek
-Arthur Kill Creek
-Barnegat Bay
-Bayhead Canal
-Beach Thorofare
-Beaver Dam Creek
-Belmans Creek
-Ben Hands Thorofare
-Berrys Creek
-Broad Thorofare
-Cape Island Creek
-Cape May Canal
-Cheesequake Creek
-Cohansey River
-Crookhorn Creek
-Debbies Creek
-Delaware River
-Delaware & Raritan Canal
-Dividing Creek
-Elizabeth River
-Grassy Sound Channel
-Great Channel
-Great Egg Bay (Harbor)
-Geat Egg Inlet
-Hackensack River
-Inside Thorofare
-(Intracoastal Waterways)
-Ludlam Thorofare
-Main Channel
-Manahawkin Bay
-Manantico Creek
-Mantua Creek
-Mattawan Creek
-Maurice River
-Menantico Creek
-Middle Thorofare
-Mullica River
-Nacote Creek
-Navesink River
-Newark Bay
-Newton Creek
-Oceanport Creek
-Oldmans Creek
-Passaic River
-Piles Creek
-Racoon Creek
-Rahway River
-Rancocas Creek
-Raritan River
-Risleys Channel
-Salem River
-Second River
-Shark River
-Soal Harbor
-Shrewsbury River
-South River
-Townsend Inlet
-Tuckahoe River
-Woodbridge Creek
-Woodbury Creek
 
 
New York Waterways
 
-Alley Creek
-Aspatuck Creek
-Beaver Dam Creek
-Bronx River
-Buffalo City Canal
-Buffalo River
-Champlain Lake
-Chaumont River
-Coney Island Creek
-Dutch Kills Creek
-East River
-Erie Canal
-Evans Slip
-Far Rockaway Bay
-Flushing Creek
-Genessee River
-Gowanus Canal
-Harlem River
-Hudson River
-Hutchinson River
-Irondequoit Bay
-Jamaica Bay
-Long Creek
-Mattituck Harbor
-Mill Basin
-Mill Neck Creek
-New Rochelle Harbor
-Niagara River
-Nortons Creek
-Oswego Canal
-Peekskill
-Powell Creek
-Quogue Canal
-Reynolds Channel
-Richmond Creek
-Shelbank Basin
-Shinnecock Bay
-Sparkill Creek
-State Boat Channel
-Tonawanda Creek
-Wappinger Creek
-Westchester Creek
 
 
North Carolina Waterways
 
-Adams Core Creek Cut
-Alligator River
-Bath Creek
-Black River
-Brices Creek
-Bogue Sound
-Cape Fear River
-Chowan River
-Clubfoot Creek
-Contentnea Creek
-Currituck Sound
-Dismal Swamp Canal
-Gallants Channel
-(Intracoastal Waterways)
-Jones Boy Land Cut
-Kendrick Creek
-Knobbs Creek
-Land Cut
-Neuse River
-New Begun Creek
-Newport River
-North Carolina Cut
-Northeast River
-Pamlico River
-Pasquotank River
-Perquimans River
-Pungo Cut
-Racoon Creek
-Roanoke River( Sound)
-Scuppernong River
-Straits
-Trent River
-Upperspring Creek
 
 
North Dakota Waterways
 
-North Red River
-Red River
-Yellowstone River
 
 
Ohio Waterways
 
 
-Ashtabula River
-Black River
-Cuyahoga River
-Grand River
-Huron River
-Miami & Erie Canal
-Maumee River
-Muskingum River
-Ohio River
-Portage River
-Sandusky River
 
 
Oregon Waterways
 
 
-Beaver Slough
-Catching Slough
-Clatskanie Creek
-Coal Bank Slough
-Columbia River
-Coos Bay
-Coquille River
-Dean Creek
-Depot Slough
-Ewauna Lake
-Hoquarten Slough
-Isthmus Slough
-John Day River
-Kentucky Slough
-Klamath River
-Larson Slough Inlet
-Lewis & Clark River
-Little Nestucca River
-Nehalem River
-Oregon Slough
-Siletz River
-Siuslaw River
-Skipanon River
-South Slough Inlet
-Tillamook River
-Umpqua River
-Walluski River
-Westport Slough
-Willamette River
-Youngs Bay
 
 
Pennsylvania Waterways
-Chester River
-Darby Creek
-Delaware River
-Schuylkill River
 
 
Rhode Island Waterways
 
-Bullocks Cove
-Coasters Harbor
-Providence River
-Seeconk River
-Seekonk River
 
 
South Carolina Waterways
 
 
-Archers Creek
-Ashepoo River
-Ashley River
-Beaufort River
-Black River
-Broad River
-Church Creek
-Combahee River
-Cooper River
-Coosaw River
-Cossawhatchie River
-Cove Inlet
-Dawhoo River
-Edisto River
-Harbor
-(Intracoastal Waterways)
-Kingston Lake
-Little River
-Lumber River
-Newport River
-Pee Dee River
-Rantowles Creek
-Santee River
-Skull Creek
-Stono River
-Waccamaw River
-Wando River
-Wappoo Creek
-Wateree River
-Winyah Bay
 
 
South Dakota Waterways
 
-Missouri River
 
 
Tennessee Waterways
 
 
-Cumberland River
-Forked Deer River
-Hatchie River
-Hiwassee River
-Obion River
-Tennessee River
 
 
Texas Waterways
 
 
-Arroyo Colorado River
-Brays Bayou
-Brazos Bayou
-Buffalo Bayou
-Cany Creek
-Cedar Bayou
-Chocolate Bayou
-Clear Creek
-Colorado River
-Copano Bay
-Corpus Christi Channel
-Cow Bayou
-Dickinson Bayou
-Freeport Harbor
-Greens Bayou
-Guadelupe River
-Hillebrant Bayou
-(Intracoastal Waterways)
-Lavaca River
-Morris & Cummings Cut
-Neches River
-Neucus Bay (River)
-Old Brazos River
-Sabine Naches Canal
-Sabine Lake (River)
-San Benard River
-Taylors Bayou
-Trinity River
-Victoria Channel
 
 
 
Vermont Waterways
-Champlain Lake
 -Hastings Bay
 
 
Virginia Waterways
 
 
-Albemarle & Chesapeake Canal
-Baines Creek
--Broad Creek
-Chickahominy River
-Chincoteaque Bay
-Chuckatuck Creek
-Cypress creek
-Dismal Swamp Canal
-Elizabeth River (East West South Branch)
-Great Wicomico River
-Intracoastal Waterways)
-James River
-Lafayette River
-Long Creek
-Lynnhaven Inlet
-Mattaponi River
-Milford Haven Harbor
-Nansemond River
-New Mill Creek
-Nomini Creek
-Northwest River
-Pamunkey River
-Paridise Creek
-Rappahannock River
-Smith Creek
-Scott Creek
 
 
Washington Waterways
 
 
-Brooks Slough
-Chehalis River
-City Waterway
-Chambers Creek
-Coal Creek
-Columbia River
-Cowlitz River
-Deep River
-Duwamish River
-Ebey Slough
-Hoquiam River
-Hyebos Waterway
-Lake Washington Canal
-Lewis River
-Nooksack River
-Port Industrial Waterway
-Puyallup River
-Skagit River
-Snake River
-Snohomish River
-South Bay
-Steilacoom Waterway
-Stillaguamish River
-Swinomish River
-Willapa River
-Wishkah River
 
 
Winsconsin Waterways
 
-Alnapee River
-Black River
-Burnham Canal
-Chippewa River
-East River
-Fox River
-Howards Bay
-Kewaunee River
-Kinnickinnick River
-Lake Michigan Canal
-Manitowoc River
-Menominee River
-Milwaukee River
-Mississippi River
-Oconto River
-Pike River
-Root River
-St Croix River
-Sheboygan River
-Sturgeon Bay
-Twin Rivers (East West)
-Wisconsin River
-Wolf River
 
 
 
 
 

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A Baltimore & Ohio railroad rolling lift Scherzer type crosses the Cuyahoga river at Cleveland Ohio.Is abandoned.

Canada also has navigaion waterways close to the oceans and streams along many parts of the world.
 
 
British Columbia Waterways
 
 
-Annacis Channel
-Burrand Inlet
-Champbell River
-False Creek
-Fraser River
-Frazer River
-Harrison River
-Lake Kooteny
-Mud Bay
-Nechaka River
-Pitt River
-Second Narrows
-Sicamous Narrows
-South Thompson River
-Victoria Harbor
 
 
Manitoba Waterways
 
-Assinboine River
-Red River
-Saskatchewan River
 
 
New Brunswick Water Ways
 
-Chaleurs Bay
-Miramichi River
-Oromocto River
 
 
Nova Scotia Waterways
 
-Barra Strait
-Canso Strait
-Grand Narrows
-Shubenacadie River
 
 
Ontario Waterways
 
-Burlington Canal
-Catarqui River
-Couching Lake
-Georgian Bay
-Kaministiquia River
-Keatings Channel
-Kettle Creek
-Lynn River
-Manawaka River
-Mc Kellar River
-Mirror Lake
-North Channel
-Ontario Lake
-Ontonabee River
-Opinicon Lake
-Quinte Bay
-Rainy Lake
-Rainy River
-Rideau Canal
-Scugog River
-Severn River
-Silver Lake
-Sturgeon Lake
-Sydenham River
-Talbot River
-Thames River
-Toronto Harbor
-Trent Canal
-Welland Canal
 
 
Quebec Waterways
 
-Basin De Chambly Canal
-Beauharnois Canal
-Chambly Canal
-Fleuve Laurent Waterway
-Lachine Canal
-Laurent Waterway
-Princess Louis Dock Canal
-Richelieu River
-St Charles River
-St Lawrence River
-St Lawrence Seaway
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

This article contributed by Douglas Butler.