Phoenix Iron Works

of Phoenixville, Pennsylvania
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Albion Trench Bridge (Providence County, Rhode Island)
Built 1887
Rehabilitated pony truss bridge over Albion Mill Race on School Street
Open to traffic

AMTK - St. Joseph River Bridge (Berrien County, Michigan)
Iron/Steel Manufacturer, 1899
Deck truss bridge over St. Joseph River on Amtrak in Niles
Open to traffic

BMS - Cross Power Bridge (Coos County, New Hampshire)
Built 1869
2 span skewed Whipple through truss bridge over Androscoggin River on former Berlin Mills Railway
Closed

Branford Trolley Trail - Stony Creek Bridge (New Haven County, Connecticut)
Built 1907
Pratt through truss bridge over Stony Creek on Branford Trolley Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Bunker Mill Bridge (Washington County, Iowa)
Iron Manufacturer, 1887
Pratt through truss bridge over English River on Nutmeg Avenue
Open to pedestrians only

Bussey Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Main Tension Members, 1876
Lost "Hewins" deck truss bridge over South Street on Boston & Providence Railroad
Collapsed

ERIE - Kinzua Bridge (1882) (McKean County, Pennsylvania)
Builder, 1882
Lost Deck truss bridge over Kinzua Creek on Erie Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Euritt Bridge (Decatur County, Iowa)
Iron/Steel Manufacturer, 1882
Pratt through truss bridge over Grand River on River Road near Leon
Intact but appears to be closed to traffic according to Bing

French Creek Bridge (Chester County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1847
Lost Stone arch bridge over French Creek on Main Street
Replaced by new bridge

Geysers Road Bridge (Sonoma County, California)
Built 1909
Pratt Through truss bridge over Big Sulphur Creek on Geysers Road
Open to traffic

GHSA - Richmond Bridge (Old) (Fort Bend County, Texas)
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Brazos River on Southern Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Girard Avenue Bridge (1874) (Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania)
Fabrication, 1874
Lost deck truss bridge over Schuylkill River on Girard Ave
Built 1874; Replaced by a new bridge 1969

GTW - International Railroad Bridge (Erie County, New York)
Fabricator, 1873
Lost Whipple through truss swing bridge over Niagara River on Grand Trunk Railway
Replaced by a new bridge

Hays Street Bridge (Bexar County, Texas)
Iron/Steel Manufacturer, 1881
Whipple through truss bridge over Union Pacific Railroad on Hays Street in San Antonio
Open to pedestrians

Hopewell Bridge (Greenup County, Kentucky)
Iron/Steel Manufacturer, 1868
Whipple through truss bridge over Little Sandy River on KY 3306
Open to traffic

Hotel Schanno Bridge (Pike County, Pennsylvania)
Pratt pony truss bridge over Raymondskill Creek on Old US209 Alignment
Abandoned

IC - Kent Creek Bridge (Winnebago County, Illinois)
Pratt through truss bridge over Kent Creek on Illinois Central Railroad spur
No longer exists

Kiceniuk Road Bridge (Hunterdon County, New Jersey)
Iron/Steel Manufacturer, 1927
Pony truss bridge over South Branch Raritan River on Kiceniuk Road
Open to traffic

Metz Road Bridge (Montgomery County, Pennsylvania)
Fabricator, 1896
Lost Pony truss bridge over Towamencin Creek on Metz Road in Towamencin Township.
Replaced by a new bridge

MP - Black River Bridge (Old) (Independence County, Arkansas)
Pratt through truss bridge over Black River on Missouri Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

MP - Mill Creek Phoenix Bridge (Washington County, Kansas)
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Mill Creek on Missouri Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

New Braunfels Avenue Bridge (Bexar County, Texas)
Built 1881
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Southern Pacific RR on New Braunfels Avenue
Replaced by a new bridge

New Bridge (Bergen County, New Jersey)
Fabrication, 1889
Swing pony truss bridge over Hackensack River on Old New Bridge Road/Main Street
Open to pedestrians only

NH - Lyman Viaduct (New London County, Connecticut)
iron manufacturer, 1873
Buried Deck truss bridge over Dickinson Creek on former New Haven, Middletown and Willimantic Railroad in Colchester
Filled in

NH - Rapallo Viaduct (Middlesex County, Connecticut)
Iron/Steel Manufacturer, 1873
Buried Deck truss bridge over Flat Brook on former New Haven, Middletown and Willimantic Railroad
Filled in

NM - Missouri River Bridge (St. Charles County, Missouri)
Built 1868
North Missouri Railroad Fink deck truss and Trellis through truss bridge at St. Charles, MO
Upgraded 1880-1884

North Village Bridge (Worcester County, Massachusetts)
Built 1871
Parker pony truss bridge over a feeder stream that flows into Lake Chaubunagungamaug on a pedestrian walkway in Memorial Beach Park in Webster
Open to pedestrians

NWP - Keyes Estuary Bridge (1907) (Marin County, California)
Built 1907
Pratt through truss bridge over Key's Creek on Northwestern Pacific Railroad
Removed

NWP - Lagunitas Creek Phoenix Bridge (Marin County, California)
Built 1930
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Lagunitas Creek & Road on Northwestern Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

NWP - Monte Rio Bridge (Sonoma County, California)
Built 1909
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Russian River on Northwestern Pacific Railroad
Removed

NWP - South Fork Bridge (1910) (Humboldt County, California)
Built 1910
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over South Fork Eel River on Northwestern Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

NYC - Maiden Lane Bridge (1899) (Albany County, New York)
Built 1899
Lost Baltimore through swing truss bridge over Hudson River, Maiden Lane on New York Central Railroad
Removed

NYC - Rondout Bridge (Ulster County, New York)
Built 1882
Lost Triple Intersection Pratt & Whipple through truss bridge over Rondout Creek on NYC West Shore Line
Replaced by a new bridge

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

NYWS&B - Clyde River Bridge (1883) (Cayuga County, New York)
Built 1883
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Clyde River/Erie Canal on New York, West Shore, & Buffalo Railway
Replaced by a new bridge

Old Kinzua Bridge (McKean County, Pennsylvania)
Iron/Steel Manufacturer, 1882
Lost Deck truss bridge over Kinzua Creek on former New York, Lake Erie and Western Railway
Replaced by new bridge

Old Ohio 123 Bridge (Warren County, Ohio)
Iron/Steel Manufacturer, 1880
Pratt through truss bridge over Abandoned Pennsylvania Railroad Grade on Old Ohio 123
Intact but closed to all traffic

OW - Lyon Brook Bridge (Old) (Chenango County, New York)
fabricator, 1869
Lost Deck truss bridge over Lyon Brook on former NY&OM/NYO&W Railroads northeast of Oxford
Replaced by a new bridge

PAL - Valley Creek Bridge (Hardin County, Kentucky)
Built ca. 1870
Pratt through truss bridge over Valley Creek on Paducah and Louisville Railroad
Open to traffic

PE - San Gabriel River Bridge (Bellflower; Old) (Los Angeles County, California)
Built 1905
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over San Gabriel River on Pacific Electric Railway
Replaced by a new bridge

Pennsylvania Avenue Bridge (Washington, District of Columbia)
1858 Iron Pipe Arch, 1858
Concrete arch bridge over Rock Creek on Pennsylvania Avenue
Open to traffic

Pulp Mill Bridge (Coos County, New Hampshire)
Built 1868
Abandoned Whipple through truss bridge
Derelict/abandoned

Ross Fording Road Bridge (Chester County, Pennsylvania)
Iron Manufacturer, 1885
Pratt pony truss bridge over Octoraro Creek on Ross Fording Road
Open to traffic

SP - Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Railway Bridge (1884) (Maverick County, Texas)
Built 1884
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Rio Grande on Southern Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

SP - Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Railway Bridge (1884) (Maverick County, Texas)
Built 1884
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Rio Grande on Southern Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

SP - Mossdale Bridge (1895) (San Joaquin County, California)
Built 1895
Steel truss bridge over San Joaquin River on Southern Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

SP - Pecos River Bridge (1st) (Val Verde County, Texas)
Built 1883
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Pecos River on Southern Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge on a new alignment

Sugar River Bridge (Lewis County, New York)
Built 1888
Whipple through truss bridge over Sugar River on snowmobile trail
Open for snowmobiles.

Sylvan Slough Viaduct (Old) (Rock Island County, Illinois)
Built 1891
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Sylvan Slough on 24th Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Third Avenue Bridge (1898) (New York County, New York)
Superstructure, 1898
Lost Swing bridge over Harlem River on Third Avenue in New York
Replaced by a new bridge

UP - Miller Creek Bridge #3 (Monroe County, Iowa)
Fabricator, 1904
Abandoned through truss bridge over Miller Creek on former UP RR
Derelict/abandoned with rails removed

UP - Miller Creek Bridge #4 (Monroe County, Iowa)
Fabricator, 1904
Abandoned through truss bridge over Miller Creek on former UP RR
Derelict/abandoned with rails removed

Wabash - First Missouri River Bridge (St. Charles County, Missouri)
Built 1884
Lost bridge over the Missouri River with Trellis through truss and Whipple through truss spans
Replaced by new bridge erected about 1/2 mile north (downstream)

Walpole-Westminster Bridge (Cheshire County, New Hampshire)
Steel supplier, 1910
Lost plate girder bridge over Connecticut River on Nh123
Replaced by new bridge

Watkins Glen Footbridge (Schuyler County, New York)
Iron Manufacturer, ca. 1873
Bowstring pony truss bridge over Watkins Glen Gorge on a pedestrian trail at Watkins Glen State Park
Open to pedestrians

Yates Avenue Overpass (Marshall County, Iowa)
Built 1900
Pony truss bridge over the Union Pacific Railroad (formerly Chicago & Northwestern Railroad) on Yates Avenue
Open to traffic