Missouri Valley Bridge & Iron Co.

of Leavenworth, Kansas
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Originally Missouri Valley Bridge Co., then the Missouri Valley Bridge and Iron Works. "Works" replaced with "Company" in 1904: http://www.kshs.org/archives/40167

"I" Street Bridge (Yolo County, California)
Substructure, 1911
Swing bridge over Sacramento River, carries railroad tracks and "I" Street in West Sacramento
Open to traffic

Aaron Bridge (Bates County, Missouri)
Built 1884
Lost or abandoned(?) pony truss bridge over Elk Fork, west of Aaron
Unknown status

Abandoned KCS - Kansas River Bridge (Wyandotte County, Kansas)
Built 1916
Abandoned three-span through truss bridge over Kansas River on the former Kansas City Southern Railway, south of James Street
Closed to all traffic

Acosta Bridge (Old) (Duval County, Florida)
Contractor, 1921
Lost Parker through truss bridge over St Johns River on State Route 13
Replaced by a new bridge

American Mill Bridge (Jasper County, Missouri)
Built 1886
Lost through truss bridge over Center Creek on CR 110 southeast of Carthage
Replaced by a modern bridge

Arkansas River Bridge (Kay County, Oklahoma)
Built 1911
Lost six-span through truss bridge over Arkansas River on E0220 in Ponca City
Replaced by a new bridge

Arkansas River Bridge (Wagoner County, Oklahoma)
Built 1911
Through truss bridge over Arkansas River on Old OK 104
Intact but closed to all traffic

Arkansas River Bridge (Sebastian County, Arkansas)
Built 1922
Lost Open-spandrel arch bridge over Arkansas River on US 64 in Fort Smith, replaced due do the Kerr-McClellan Arkansas River navigation project.
Replaced by new bridge

ARZC - Colorado River Bridge (San Bernardino County, California)
Built 1907
Pennsylvania Through truss bridge over Colorado River on Arizona and California Railroad (ARZC)
Open to rail traffic only

ATSF - Des Moines River Bridge (N, Old) (Lee County, Iowa)
1904 substructure construction., 1887
Lost Warren deck truss bridge over Des Moines River on ATSF RR
Replaced by a new bridge

Augusta Bridge (Woodruff County, Arkansas)
Built 1930
Lost cantilevered through truss over White River on US 64 at Augusta
Replaced by a new bridge

Black Cat Road Bridge (Jasper County, Missouri)
Built 1912
Lost concrete arch bridge over Turkey Creek on Black Cat Road
Replaced by new bridge

BM&NW - Iowa River Bridge (Louisa County, Iowa)
Built 1898
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Iowa River on Muscatine, Burlington, & Southern Railroad
Removed, substructure encased in concrete for a road bridge's substructure.

BNSF - Celilo Bridge (Wasco County, Oregon)
Built 1912
Vertical lift bridge over Columbia River on Oregon Trunk Railroad Line in Celilo, OR and Wishram, WA
Open to traffic

BNSF - Crooked River Bridge (Jefferson County, Oregon)
Erection, 1911
Steel arch bridge over Crooked River on BNSF/Union Pacific Railroad in Terrebonne
Open to traffic

Boise River Greenbelt - 8th Street Bridge (Ada County, Idaho)
Built 1911
Pratt through truss bridge over Boise River on Boise River Greenbelt (an old alignment of 8th Street)
Open to pedestrians

Boonville Bridge (Cooper County, Missouri)
Built 1924
Lost through truss bridge over the Missouri River on US 40, MO 5, and MO 87 at Boonville
Replaced by Boonslick Bridge

Bradley Bridge (Callaway County, Missouri)
Built 1885
Lost through truss bridge over Auxvasse Creek on CR 428 southeast of Fulton
Replaced by modern bridge

Brush Creek Bridge (Lincoln County, Oklahoma)
Built 1907
Pony truss bridge over Brush Creek on E0760 Rd.
Open to traffic

Cairo Mississippi River Bridge (Alexander County, Illinois)
Substructure, 1929
Cantilevered through truss bridge over the Mississippi River on U. S. Highway 60 / 62 between Birds Point, MO, and Cairo, IL
Open to traffic

Calvin River Bridge (Hughes County, Oklahoma)
Built 1919
Parker through truss bridge over Canadian River on Walnut Street/D3799 in Calvin
Intact but closed to all traffic

Caton Ford Bridge (Vernon County, Missouri)
Built 1894
Lost through truss over Marmaton River on CR 301 (Caton Road) north of Nevada
Replaced by a concrete bridge

Cedar Point Bridge (Chase County, Kansas)
Built 1916
Through truss bridge over Cottonwood River on Main Street at Cedar Point
Open to traffic

Central Avenue Bridge (Wyandotte County, Kansas)
Built 1918
Two-level deck truss bridge over Kansas River on Central Avenue in Kansas City
Open to traffic

Champ Clark Bridge (Pike County, Missouri)
Built 1928
Five-span through truss bridge over the Mississippi River on US 54 at Louisiana
Open to two-lane traffic

Chevelon Canyon Bridge (Navajo County, Arizona)
Built 1913
Pony truss bridge over Chevelon Creek on Holbrook-Winslow Road
Open to traffic

Coal Creek Bridge (Okmulgee County, Oklahoma)
Built 1913
Bedstead pony truss bridge over Coal Creek on E1070
Closed to all traffic

Corporation Street Bridge (Okmulgee County, Oklahoma)
Built 1911
Abandoned Pratt pony truss bridge over Coal Creek on Corporation Street in Henryetta
Abandoned with deck removed.

Cottonwood Falls Bridge (Chase County, Kansas)
Built 1914
Three-span concrete arch bridge over Cottonwood River in Cottonwood Falls
Open to pedestrians only

Cottonwood River Bridge (Chase County, Kansas)
Built 1912
Through truss bridge over Cottonwood River on a local road, 1.0 mi. north and 3.0 mi. east of Cedar Point
Lost

CR 110 San Saba River Bridge (San Saba County, Texas)
Built 1939
Through truss bridge over San Saba River on CR 110 in San Saba
Open to traffic

CSX - Rigolets Pass Bridge (Orleans Parish, Louisiana)
Built 1925
Through truss bridge over Rigolets Pass on CSX Railroad
Open to traffic

Dallas Southwestern Traction - West Fork Trinity River Bridge (Dallas County, Texas)
Built 1917
Bridge over West Fork Trinity River on Dallas Southwestern Traction Company
Removed but not replaced

De Valls Bluff Bridge (Prairie County, Arkansas)
Built 1924
Lost vertical-lift through truss bridge over White River on US 70 at De Valls Bluff
Replaced by a new bridge

Delaware River Bridge (Brown County, Kansas)
Built 1913
Pony truss bridge over Delaware River on Coyote Road, 0.5 mi. east and 4.1 mi. south of Fairview
Open to traffic

Dry Creek Bridge (Creek County, Oklahoma)
Built 1910
Pony truss bridge over Dry Creek on 497th W. Ave. (N3630)
Open to traffic

Elk Fork Bridge (Bates County, Missouri)
Built 1915
Lost wrought-iron pony truss bridge over Elk Fork Creek on 15004 Road
Replaced by new bridge

Fish Creek Bridge (Maricopa County, Arizona)
Built 1923
Pony truss bridge over Fish Creek on AZ 88
Open to traffic

Freeman Bridge (Cass County, Missouri)
Built ca. 1875
Lost bowstring pony truss bridge over South Grand River on E. 269th Street, just north of Freeman
Bypassed by a new road alignment and a new bridge, old bridge removed.

Gallinas River Bridge (San Miguel County, New Mexico)
Built 1909
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Gallinas River on Bridge St. in Las Vegas
Open to traffic

Hobbs Creek Bridge (Saline County, Kansas)
Built 1905
Bedstead pony truss bridge over Hobbs Creek on Hobbs Creek Road, 4.5 mi. south and 2.4 mi. east of Gypsum
Closed to all traffic

Hominy Creek Bridge (Osage County, Oklahoma)
Built 1909
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Hominy Creek on N3705 Rd.
Replaced by new bridge

Hominy Creek Bridge (Osage County, Oklahoma)
Built 1909
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Hominy Creek on N3705 Rd.
Replaced by new bridge

Honey Creek Bridge (Okmulgee County, Oklahoma)
Built 1928
Pony truss bridge over Honey Creek on E1010 Rd.
Replaced by a new bridge

Humphreys Access Bridge (Platte County, Missouri)
Built 1895
Lost through truss bridge over Platte River on Humphreys Access Road
Replaced by new bridge on new alignment

Iatan Bridge (Platte County, Missouri)
Built 1885
Lost wrought iron pony truss bridge over Iatan Creek on Macadow Street in Iatan
Lost

Jefferson Avenue Bridge (Wayne County, Michigan)
Built 1922
Bascule pony truss bridge over Rouge River on W. Jefferson Avenue in Detroit and River Rouge
Open to traffic.

Jerome Bridge (Phelps County, Missouri)
Built 1928
Lost through truss bridge over Gasconade River on Route D, just off I-44 at Jerome
Replaced by a modern bridge

Jordan Avenue Bridge (Daviess County, Missouri)
Built 1886
Lost through truss bridge over Grindstone Creek on Jordan Avenue (CR 315)
Replaced by a new bridge

Kearny's Gap Bridge (Santa Fe County, New Mexico)
Built 1913
Warren pony truss bridge over Arroyo de los Pinos on a pedestrian trail
Open to pedestrians only

Labo Del Rio Bridge (Archuleta County, Colorado)
Built 1913
Through truss bridge over Piedra River on CR F50
Open to one-lane traffic

Leavenworth Terminal Bridge (Leavenworth County, Kansas)
Built 1893
Lost through truss swing bridge over the Missouri River on Chicago & North Western Railway at Leavenworth
Removed

Lick Fork Bridge (Daviess County, Missouri)
Built 1876
Lost(?) bowstring pony truss bridge over Lick Fork on Waltz Avenue
Unknown status

McKinley Bridge (St. Louis, Missouri)
Built 1910
Through truss bridge over the Mississippi River at St. Louis
Open to traffic

Medicine Creek Bridge (Osborne County, Kansas)
Built 1912
Bedstead Warren pony truss bridge over Medicine Creek, 3.0 mi. south and 7.0 mi. west of Bloomington
Open to traffic

Meriden Rock Creek Bridge (Jefferson County, Kansas)
Built 1880
Bowstring pony truss bridge over Rock Creek near Meriden
Replaced by a new bridge

Meridian Bridge (Old) (Sutter County, California)
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Sacramento River on CA 20 & Sacramento Northern Railway
Replaced by a new bridge

Merrick Ford Bridge (Jasper County, Missouri)
Built 1891
Lost through truss bridge over Spring River on Kafir Road (CR 321)
Replaced by a new bridge

MNA - Black River Bridge (Independence County, Arkansas)
Substructure
Through truss swing bridge over Black River onMissouri Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

Moody Ford Bridge (Barton County, Missouri)
Built 1884
Through truss bridge formerly over North Fork Spring River on SW 60th Road (CR 432)
Open to traffic on a private lane

Mormon Fork Bridge (Bates County, Missouri)
Built 1884
Lost wrought iron pony truss bridge over Mormon Fork on 3001 Road
Replaced by new bridge

Mormon Fork Bridge (Bates County, Missouri)
Built 1886
Lost pony truss bridge over Mormon Fork on 511 Road
Replaced by new bridge

Mulberry Creek Bridge (Bates County, Missouri)
Built 1886
Pony truss bridge over Mulberry Creek on 1002 Road, southeast of Amoret
Damaged irreparably by flood, replaced with concrete structure.

Newcastle Bridge (McClain County, Oklahoma)
Built 1923
Lost through truss bridge over S. Canadian River on old US 62/277
Two spans collapsed in May 20, 2013 tornado. Seven surviving spans were then demolished, and the remaining single span donated to Newcastle.

Newport Bridge (Jackson County, Arkansas)
Built 1930
Cantilevered through truss bridge on AR 367 (formerly US 67) over White River at Newport
Open to two-lane traffic

Nineteenth Street Bridge (Denver County, Colorado)
Built 1888
Two-span wrought-iron through truss bridge over South Platte River on 19th Street in Denver
Open to pedestrians only

North Branch White Rock Cr. Bridge (Smith County, Kansas)
Built ca. 1910
Bedstead Pony truss bridge over North Branch White Rock Cr., 0.5 mi. north and 7.5 mi. east of Cora
Open to traffic

NW 80th Road Bridge (Barton County, Missouri)
Built ca. 1890
Pony truss bridge over a branch of Dry Wood Creek on NW 80th Road
Open to traffic with a 5 ton weight limit

Oakland Mills Bridge (Henry County, Iowa)
Built 1876
Pratt through truss bridge over Skunk River on Pedestrian trail (formerly county road) at Oakland Mills State Park
Open to pedestrians

Oriana Bridge (Stonewall County, Texas)
Built 1917
Cameback through truss, located wsw of Peacock, Texas. At one time a main road between Jayton and Aspermont.
Traffic no longer allowed.

Osage Creek Bridge (Benton County, Arkansas)
Built 1911
Through truss bridge over Osage Creek on CR 71 southeast of Healing Springs
Replaced by new bridge

Pilot Grove Park Bridge (Montgomery County, Iowa)
Built 1876
Relocated bowstring pony truss bridge in Pilot Grove County Park
Open to pedestrians

Pond Creek Bridge (Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma)
Built 1921
Through truss bridge over Pond Creek on N3320
Open to traffic

Pryor Creek Bridge (Rogers County, Oklahoma)
Built 1913
Bedstead Pony truss bridge over Pryor Creek on E0310 Rd.
Closed to all traffic

Richmond Bridge (Fort Bend County, Texas)
Built 1925
Lost cantilevered through truss over Brazos River on US 90A at Richmond
Removed

Rulo Bridge (Richardson County, Nebraska)
Contractor, 1938
Through truss bridge over Missouri River on US 159 at Rulo
Imploded January 19, 2014

Russell Fork San Gabriel Bridge (Burnet County, Texas)
Built 1911
Through truss bridge over Russell Fork San Gabriel on CR 272
Closed to traffic

Salt Creek Bridge (Osage County, Oklahoma)
Built 1916
Pony truss bridge over Salt Creek on N. 1st St. in Fairfax
Open to traffic

Sibley Railroad Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Erection, 1915
Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Missouri River on BNSF Railway
Open to traffic

Smoky Hill River Old Channel Bridge (Saline County, Kansas)
Abandoned Pratt through truss bridge over Smoky Hill River Old Channel on Private Road (old alignment)
Derelict/abandoned

South Bluff Road Bridge (Platte County, Missouri)
Built 1910
Lost through truss bridge over Bee Creek on South Bluff Road
No longer exists

South Canon Bridge (Garfield County, Colorado)
Built 1915
Closed through truss bridge over the Colorado River just off I-70, west of Glenwood Springs
Closed to all traffic

SP - Atchafalaya River Bridge (St. Mary Parish, Louisiana)
Lost Through truss bridge over Atchafalaya River on Southern Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Spunky Creek Bridge (Rogers County, Oklahoma)
Built 1913
Bedstead Pony truss bridge over Spunky Creek on East Apache St. (E0570) in Catoosa
Lost

Steel's Fish Trap Bridge (Saline County, Missouri)
Built 1882
Bowstring through truss bridge over Salt Fork on CR 225
Closed to all traffic. Future uncertain.

Stidham Creek Bridge (Okfuskee County, Oklahoma)
Built ca. 1910
Pony truss bridge over Stidham Creek on N3900 Rd.
Open to traffic

UP - Augusta Bridge (Woodruff County, Arkansas)
Substructure, 1913
Through truss swing bridge over White River on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - Burbank-Kennewick Bridge (Benton County, Washington)
Built 1924
Vertical lift bridge over Columbia River on Union Pacific Railroad in Kennewick
Open to traffic

UP - Joso High Bridge (Walla Walla County, Washington)
Built 1914
Massive deck truss bridge over Snake River on the Union Pacific Railroad
Open to railroad traffic

UP - Kansas River Bridge #3 (Wyandotte County, Kansas)
Built 1904
Four-span through truss bridge over Kansas River on the Union Pacific Railroad just north of I-70
Open to single-track railroad traffic

US79 Arkansas River Bridge (Jefferson County, Arkansas)
Built 1915
Lost Through truss bridge over Arkansas River on US 79
Replaced by new bridge

US90 Calcasieu River Bridge (Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana)
Bascule Erector + Arch Contractor, 1916
Lost Bridge over Calcasieu River on US 90, northern approach still intact
Replaced by a new bridge

Variadero Bridge (San Miguel County, New Mexico)
Built ca. 1915
Concrete pony truss bridge over Rio Conchas on Old NM 104
Still standing, but condition unknown

Virgin River Bridge (Clark County, Nevada)
Built 1921
Lost Through truss bridge over Virgin River on NV-170
Replaced by a new bridge

Ward Brazos River Bridge (Stonewall County, Texas)
Built 1935
Bypassed pony truss bridge over Salt Fork of the Brazos River on FM 350
Bypassed by new bridge

Washington Bridge (Franklin County, Missouri)
Substructure, 1934
Cantilevered through truss bridge over the Missouri River on MO 47 at Washington
Open to two-lane traffic

Waverly Bridge (Lafayette County, Missouri)
Substructure, 1925
Lost five-span through truss bridge over the Missouri River on US 24/65 at Waverly
No longer exists

Whitewater Creek Bridge (Butler County, Kansas)
Built 1907
Lost, or possibly relocated pony truss bridge formerly over Whitewater Creek, 1.5 mi. south of Whitewater
No longer exists - but may have been moved.

Wolf Point Bridge (Roosevelt County, Montana)
Built 1930
Preserved three-span through truss bridge over the Missouri River on MT 13
Bridge is preserved and scheduled to be used as a pedestrian bridge