J.A.L. Waddell

of Port Hope, Canada
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John Alexander Low Waddell (January 15, 1854 March 3, 1938)

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Alexander_Low_Waddell

Black River Bascule Bridge (St. Clair County, Michigan)
Built 1933
Bascule bridge over Black River on 7th Street Erie Street in Port Huron
Open to traffic

Black Warrior River Bridge (Tuscaloosa County, Alabama)
Built 1922
Lost Through truss bridge over Black Warrior River on Alabama 43
Replaced by a new bridge

BNSF - Snowden Bridge (Richland County, Montana)
Built 1914
Vertical-lift through truss bridge over the Missouri River on the BNSF Railroad
Open to railroad traffic

Chesapeake & Delaware Canal Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Chesapeake & Delaware Canal on Summit Bridge Road
Replaced by a new bridge

CNJ - Newark Bay Lift Bridge (Union County, New Jersey)
Built 1925
Lost vertical lift bridge over Newark Bay on the Central Railroad of New Jersey
Removed

Colorado Boulevard Bridge (Los Angeles County, California)
Lead Engineer, 1913
Concrete arch bridge over Arroyo Seco on Colorado Blvd. in Pasadena
Open to traffic

Combination Bridge (Woodbury County, Iowa)
Built 1890
Lost Through truss bridge over Missouri River on Old US 20 in Sioux City
Replaced by new bridge

First Jefferson City Bridge (Cole County, Missouri)
Engineer, 1896
Lost through truss swing bridge over the Missouri River at Jefferson City
Replaced by the current US 54 bridge, but vestiges of south approach remain at end of Bolivar Street

Goethals Bridge (Richmond County, New York)
Design Engineer, 1928
Cantilevered through truss bridge over Arthur Kill on I-278 in New York City
Closed, in process of demolition June 2017

Halsted Street Lift Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1894
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over South Branch Chicago River on Halsted Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Lexington Bridge (Lafayette County, Missouri)
Consulting engineer, 1924
Lost seven-span through truss bridge over the Missouri River on MO 13 at Lexington
Replaced by modern bridge on new bypass alignment

MERR - Carlton Lift Bridge (Sagadahoc County, Maine)
Designer, 1927
Warren through/deck truss lift Bridge over Kennebec River on Maine Eastern Railroad and former US 1 in Bath
Open to railroad traffic only

PC - Chesapeake & Delaware Canal Bridge (2nd) (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built ca. 1925
Lost Through truss bridge over Chesapeake & Delaware Canal on Pennsylvania RR
No longer exists

Puyallup Waterway Bridge (Pierce County, Washington)
Built 1930
Through truss bridge over Puyallup Waterway on East 11th Street in Tacoma
Intact but closed to all traffic

QO&KC Waddell "A" Truss Bridge (Clinton County, Missouri)
Built 1898
Waddell "A" through truss bridge over Linn Branch on QO&KC RR, Later county Route D
Site innundated, bridge relocated to Parkville, MO.

Snohomish River Bridge (Northbound) (Snohomish County, Washington)
Lift Span Engineer, 1927
Vertical lift bridge over Snohomish River on northbound WA-529
Open to traffic

Snohomish River Bridge (Southbound) (Snohomish County, Washington)
Built 1954
Vertical lift bridge over Snohomish River on southbound WA-529
Open to traffic

US171 Moss Bluff Drawbridge (Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana)
Built 1923
Warren through truss bridge over English Bayou on US 171
Removed

US2 Snohomish River Bridge (eastbound) (Snohomish County, Washington)
Built 1940
Lost Through truss bridge over Snohomish River on US 2 Eastbound Everett Avenue
Replaced by a new bridge

Washington Bridge (Replacement) (New Haven County, Connecticut)
Design, 1921
Bascule bridge over Housatonic River on US 1 in Milford
Open to traffic