Bates & Rogers Construction Co.

of Chicago, Illinois
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This firm appeared in 1902 when Onward Bates left the Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul Railway and formed his own bridge company.

BNSF - Trout Creek Trestle (Jefferson County, Oregon)
Substructure, 1910
Deck plate girder bridge over Trout Creek on Oregon Trunk Railroad
Open to traffic

BNSF - Willow Canyon Trestle (Jefferson County, Oregon)
Substructure, 1910
Deck plate girder bridge over Willow Creek on BNSF/Union Pacific Railroad northwest of Madras
Open to traffic

Brooklyn-Brighton Bridge (1916) (Cuyahoga County, Ohio)
Built 1916
Lost 18-span concrete open-spandrel arch bridge over Big Creek on West 25th Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Buzzi Unicem - LaSalle Rail Bridge (LaSalle County, Illinois)
1932 Piers, 1895
Through truss bridge over Illinois River/I&M Canal/Railroad (IAIS) on Buzzi Unicem's private rail line in La Salle
Open

Cohoes-Waterford Bridge (Albany County, New York)
Built 1932
Lost concrete arch bridge over Mohawk River on NY 32
Replaced by a new bridge

CSX - The Arches (Vermilion County, Illinois)
Built 1905
Concrete arch bridge over Salt Fork Vermilion River on CSX Transportation southwest of Danville
Open to traffic

CSX - Twin Bridge (Hendricks County, Indiana)
Built 1906
Concrete arch bridge over West Fork White Lick Creek and Shady Lane on CSX Transportation southeast of Danville
Open to traffic

DM&IR Ore Dock #5 Viaduct (St. Louis County, Minnesota)
Contractor, 1913
Abandoned girder bridge over Grand Avenue, Carlton Street, South Michigan Street, & Interstate 35 on Duluth, Missabe, & Iron Range Railroad Ore Dock #5
Abandoned

DME - Columbus Junction Railroad Bridge (Louisa County, Iowa)
Built 1910
Deck plate girder bridge over Iowa River on Dakota, Minnesota & Eastern Railroad
Open to traffic

Fort Dodge High Bridge (Webster County, Iowa)
Substructure, 1902
Deck truss bridge over Des Moines River on railroad
Open to traffic

I-90 - Mt. Baker Ridge Tunnel (King County, Washington)
Fabricator, 1940
Pair of tunnels under Mt. Baker Ridge on I-90 in Seattle
Open to traffic

IC - Tennessee River Bridge (Marshall County, Kentucky)
Substructure, 1905
Lost Parker through truss bridge over Lake Kentucky of the Tennessee River on Illinois Central RR
No longer exists

IC - Yazoo River Bridge (Warren County, Mississippi)
Built 1944
Through truss bridge over Yazoo River on Illinois Central Railroad
Closed to all traffic

Main Street Bridge (Summit County, Ohio)
Contractor, 1948
Deck truss bridge on North Main Street (Old OH 8) in Cuyahoga Falls
Open to traffic

NS - Lusters Gate Road Overpass (Montgomery County, Virginia)
Built 1906
Concrete arch bridge over Route 723 on NS Railroad
Open to traffic

NS - Musconetcong Tunnel (Hunterdon County, New Jersey)
Built 1927
Tunnel on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic

Palouse to Cascades State Park Trail - Beverly Bridge (Grant County, Washington)
Substructure Contractor, 1909
Abandoned through and deck truss bridge over Columbia River on the former Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad (Iron Horse Trail) in Beverly
Open, as part of the Palouse to Cascades Trail, for pedestrians and equestrian traffic.

Robert McClory Bike Path - Deerpath Road Bridge (Lake County, Illinois)
Built 1936
Concrete rigid frame bridge over Deerpath Road on Skokie Valley Bike Path
Open to traffic

Route 528 Bridge (Lake County, Ohio)
Built 1962
Bridge over Grandriver on Rt 528/ S. Madison Rd.
Open

UP - 1st Avenue Overpass (Adams County, Wisconsin)
Substructure, 1911
Steel plate girder bridge over 1st Ave on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - Beaver Dam River Bridge (Dodge County, Wisconsin)
Built 1910
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Beaver Dam River on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - Buffalo Lake Trestle (Marquette County, Wisconsin)
Substructure, 1911
Through truss Swing bridge over Fox River on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - Cemetery Road Bridge (Columbia County, Wisconsin)
Substructure, 1911
Steel stringer bridge over Cemetery Road on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - Dalton Bridge (Green Lake County, Wisconsin)
Substructure, 1911
Girder bridge over WI 44 on UPRR (Formerly Chicago & Northwestern) in Town of Kingston
Open to traffic

UP - Deerpath Road Bridge (Lake County, Illinois)
Substructure, 1936
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Deerpath Road on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - Edgewood Avenue Overpass (Adams County, Wisconsin)
Substructure, 1911
Pony plate girder bridge over Edgewood Ave on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - Fox River Arch Bridge (Columbia County, Wisconsin)
Built 1910
Concrete arch bridge over Fox River on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - Janesville Rail Bridge (Rock County, Wisconsin)
1907 Main Spans, 1896
Deck truss bridge over Rock River on Union Pacific Railroad
Open

UP - Kowald Road Overpass (Columbia County, Wisconsin)
Built 1910
Concrete arch bridge over Kowald Road on UPRR
Open to traffic

UP - Lakeview Drive Bridge (Marquette County, Wisconsin)
Substructure, 1911
Deck plate girder bridge over Lakeview Drive on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - Necedah Bridge (Juneau County, Wisconsin)
Substructure, 1911
Quadrangular lattice through truss bridge over Yellow River and Canadian National Railway on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - Neenah Creek Bridge (Adams County, Wisconsin)
Built 1910
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Neenah Creek on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - Neenah Lake Trestle (Marquette County, Wisconsin)
Substructure, 1911
Deck plate girder bridge over Neenah Lake on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - Newell Road Overpass (Green Lake County, Wisconsin)
Substructure, 1911
Girder bridge over Newell Road on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - Riverside Street Overpass (Rock County, Wisconsin)
Built 1907
Concrete arch bridge over Riverside Street on Union Pacific Railroad in Janesville
Open to traffic

UP - Rock River Bridge (Ashippun) (Dodge County, Wisconsin)
Substructure, 1911
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Rock River on Union Pacific Railroad
Open

UP - Rock River Overflow (Dodge County, Wisconsin)
Substructure, 1911
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Rock River overflow on Union Pacific Rwy (former C&NW)
Open

UP - Rockport Road Overpass (Rock County, Wisconsin)
Built 1907
Concrete arch bridge over Rockport Road on Union Pacific Railroad in Janesville
Open to traffic

UP - Sand Creek Bridge (Green Lake County, Wisconsin)
Substructure, 1911
Deck plate girder bridge over Sand Creek on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - Wisconsin River Bridge (Dellwood) (Juneau County, Wisconsin)
Substructure, 1911
Quadrangular lattice through truss bridge over Wisconsin River on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

UP 2nd Court Overpass (Marquette County, Wisconsin)
Substructure, 1911
Pony/through plate girder bridge over 2nd Court on Union Pacific Railroad (formerly Chicago & Northwestern Railway) in Oxford
Open to traffic

UP/WSOR Overpass (Columbia County, Wisconsin)
Substructure, 1911
Quadrangular lattice through truss bridge over Wisconsin & Southern Railroad on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic