Leighton Bridge & Iron Works

of Rochester, New York
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Railroad Bridge builder, founded 1870

B&A - Springfield Bridge (Hampden County, Massachusetts)
Built 1873
Lost lattice through truss bridge over Connecticut River on Boston & Albany Railroad


CNW - Black River Falls Bridge (Jackson County, Wisconsin)
Main Spans, 1880
Lost Lattice deck truss bridge over Black River on Chicago & North Western Railway
Removed

CNW - Des Moines River Bridge (Stratford) (Webster County, Iowa)
Lost Quadrangular lattice through truss bridge o over Des Moines River on Chicago & North Western Railway
Removed but not replaced

CNW - Fox River Bridge (Kane County, Illinois)
Built 1879
Abandoned lattice through truss bridge over Fox River on C&NW RR
Abandoned

CNW - Straight River Bridge (Old) (Steele County, Minnesota)
Built 1880
Lost Quadrangular lattice through truss bridge over Straight River on Chicago & North Western Railway
Replaced by a new bridge

Northwestern Railroad Bridge (Eau Claire County, Wisconsin)
Lattice Truss Spans, 1880
Lattice Deck Truss over Chippewa River on Former Union Pacific Railroad
Open to pedestrians only

NYC - Upper Bridge (1870) (Rensselaer County, New York)
Built 1870
Lost Lattice through truss bridge over Hudson River on New York Central Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Old North End Bridge (Hampden County, Massachusetts)
Built 1877
Lost Triple-intersection Warren through truss bridge over Connecticut River on Road & Streetcar Line
Replaced by a new bridge

RCPE - Boxelder Creek Bridge (Black Hawk) (Pennington County, South Dakota)
Built 1880
Quadrangular Lattice through truss bridge over boxelder Creek on Rapid City, Pierre & Eastern Railroad
Open to traffic

Redstone Bridge (Brown County, Minnesota)
Built 1880
Through truss bridge over Minnesota River on DM&E Railroad Spur
Open to traffic

RI - Duck Creek Lattice Truss (Scott County, Iowa)
Built 1883
Lost Lattice through truss bridge over Duck Creek on Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

RI - Grand River Bridge (Daviess County, Missouri)
Built 1885
Lost Quadrangular lattice through truss bridge over Grand River on Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Vincent Street Bridge (Monroe County, New York)
Built 1873
Lost Howe deck truss bridge over Genesee River on Vincent Street
Replaced by a new bridge