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Purple People Bridge (Hamilton County, Ohio)
First built 1872 as a Whipple through truss bridge; reconstructed 1897; railroad service discontinued 1987; closed to road traffic 2001; rehabilitated and reopened to pedestrians 2003
Five-span through truss bridge over the Ohio River formerly carrying the Louisville & Nashville Railroad) and US 27 between Cincinnati and Newport
Open to pedestrian traffic only

Queensbury-Moreau Viaduct (Saratoga County, New York)
Built 1915; replaced 2004
Lost Open-spandrel arch bridge over Hudson River on US 9
Replaced by a new bridge

R&CB - Richmond Viaduct (Richmond, Virginia)
Built 1905; Removed completely 1965
Lost Concrete deck girder bridge on Richmond & Chesapeake Bay Railway
Removed

R&E - Erie Canal Bridge (Bushnell's Basin) (Monroe County, New York)
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Erie Canal on Rochester & Eastern Rapid Railway
Removed

R&E/LV Overpass (Ontario County, New York)
Built 1903
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Lehigh Valley Railway on Rochester & Eastern Rapid Railway
Removed

R&I - Coolidge Creek Culvert (Winnebago County, Illinois)
Abandoned concrete culvert bridge over Coolidge Creek on Rockford & Interurban
Abandoned

R&I - Kishwaukee River Bridge (Winnebago County, Illinois)
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Kishwaukee River on Rockford & Interurban
Removed but not replaced

R&I - Pecatonica River Bridge (Stephenson County, Illinois)
Built 1904; Service ended September 30, 1930; Rails (and bridge) removed during the winter of 1931-32
Lost Bridge over Pecatonica River on Rockford & Interurban Railway
Removed

R&I - South Fork Kent Creek Tributary Culvert (Winnebago County, Illinois)
Abandoned concrete culvert bridge over South Fork Kent Creek Tributary on Rockford & Interurban Railway
Abandoned

R&S - Fairport Bridge (Monroe County, New York)
Line built 1906; Interurban operations ceased 1917, Line abandoned 1931
Lost Pennsylvania through truss over Erie Canal on Rochester & Syracuse Railroad
Removed

R&S - Lyons Bridge (Wayne County, New York)
Lost Warren through truss bridge over Erie Canal on Rochester & Syracuse Railroad
Removed but not replaced

Railroad Trestle Trail - Bear Hill Road Bridge (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
Concrete rigid frame bridge over Bear Hill Road on Railroad Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Railroad Trestle Trail - Sheep Fold Bridge (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
Abandoned 1946
Concrete rigid frame bridge over Sheep Fold Access Road on Railroad Trestle Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Railroad Trestle Trail Bridge (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
BERy service ended 1946
Concrete stringer bridge on Railroad Trestle Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Rapid Railway - Belle River Bridge (St. Clair County, Michigan)
Built 1899; Likely removed 1929
Bridge over Belle River on Rapid Railway
No longer exists

RI - Heinz Trestle (N) (Muscatine County, Iowa)
Lost in the 1960s when the Corps of Engineers re-channeled Mad Creek
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Mad Creek on Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad
Removed but not replaced

RI - Hennepin Canal Bridge (Rock Island County, Illinois)
Built ca. 1895; Removed sometime after 1970
Lost Bridge over Hennepin Canal on Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad
Replaced

RI - Unnamed Stream Culvert (Muscatine County, Iowa)
Abandoned 1938
Abandoned stone culvert bridge over Unnamed Stream on Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad
Abandoned

RI - Wapsinonoc Creek Bridge (Muscatine County, Iowa)
Abandoned & removed 1938
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Wapsinonoc Creek on Railroad (RI)
Removed

RIS - Camp Creek Bridge (Mercer County, Illinois)
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Camp Creek on Rock Island Southern Railway
Removed

RIS - Cedar Creek Bridge (Warren County, Illinois)
Built 1910
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Cedar Creek on Rock Island Southern Railway
Demolished

RIS - Edwards River Bridge (Mercer County, Illinois)
Built 1909
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Edwards River on Rock Island Southern Railway (RIS)
No longer exists

RIS - Henderson Creek Bridge (Warren County, Illinois)
Built 1910
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Henderson Creek on Rock Island Southern Railway
Demolished

River Trail - Cole Creek Bridge (Tazewell County, Illinois)
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Cole Creek on River Trail
Open to pedestrians only

RLB - Erie Canal Bridge (Monroe County, New York)
Built ca. 1909 for Rochester Lockport & Buffalo interurban; abandoned 1931
Abandoned pratt through truss bridge over Erie Canal
Abandoned

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

Robert McClory Bike Path - US41 Overpass (Lake County, Illinois)
Built 1936
Pony/through plate girder bridge over US 41 (Skokie Hwy) on Skokie Valley Bike Path (former North Shore RR)
Open to pedestrians

Robert McClory Bike Path - Westleigh Road Overpass (Lake County, Illinois)
Built 1941
Girder bridge over Westleigh Road on Skokie Valley Bike Path (former North Shore Line RR)
Open to pedestrians

Robert Street Bridge (Ramsey County, Minnesota)
Built 1926; rehabilitated 1989
Concrete arch bridge over Mississippi River on Robert Street in St. Paul
Open to traffic

Rockwell Road Bridge (LaSalle County, Illinois)
Built 1904; Abandoned 1934; Converted for road use 1940
Pratt deck truss bridge over Little Vermillion River on Rockwell Road in LaSalle
Open to traffic with restrictions

RSE - Blue Cut Bridge (Wayne County, New York)
Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Rochester & Syracuse Railroad on New York Central Railroad
Removed

S&BC - Saginaw River Bridge (Bay County, Michigan)
Built 1914; Replaced 1929
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Saginaw River on Saginaw-Bay City Railroad
Removed

Sacony Creek Bridge (Berks County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1911
Concrete arch bridge over Sacony Creek on PA 1029 in Kutztown
Open to traffic

Sacramento Northern Bikeway - American River Bridge (Sacramento County, California)
Pratt through truss bridge over American River on Sacramento Northern Bike Trail
Open to pedestrians

San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge (San Francisco County, California)
Built 1936; rehabilitated 1962; partial collapse 1989; west span siesmic retrofit 2013; east span replaced 2013.
Suspension bridge over San Francisco Bay on I-80 connecting San Francisco, Yerba Buena Island, and Oakland
Open to traffic

San Vicente Creek Tunnel (Santa Cruz County, California)
Built 1906
Tunnel for San Vicente Creek under CA 1 & Union Pacific Railroad (Nee Southern Pacific) and Ocean Shore Railroad
Open to traffic

Saybrook Bridge (Middlesex County, Connecticut)
Lost Through truss bridge over Connecticut River on Connecticut Turnpike Saybrook Electric railway and highway
No longer exists

Schoolhouse Trail - IL203 Overpass (Madison County, Illinois)
Built 1935
Girder bridge over IL 203 on former IT RR, now a bike trail in Madison
open to pedestrians, on the same rail line that included Venice Trestle

Scottdale-Everson Bridge (Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1905; Modified to allow for auto traffic in addition to rail ?; Rails removed & bridge modified 1952; Condemned 1988; Replaced 1990
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Jacobs Creek on West Penn Railway & Road
Replaced by a new bridge

SCR - Little Conemaugh River Viaduct (Cambria County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1909; Removed ca. 1928
Lost Pratt deck truss bridge over Little Conemaugh River, Pennsylvania Railroad, Conemaugh & Black Lick Railroad, & Maple Avenue on Southern Cambria Railway
Removed

SEL&BVT - Smiths Ferry Bridge (Beaver County, Pennsylvania)
Abandoned & removed 1938
Lost Through truss bridge over Little Beaver Creek on Steubenville, East Liverpool and Beaver Valley Traction Co.
Removed

SEPTA - 69th Street Station Bridge (Delaware County, Pennsylvania)
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority on Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority
Open to traffic

SEPTA/Liberty Bell Trail Overpass (Bucks County, Pennsylvania)
Slab bridge over Liberty Bell Trail on Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority
Open to traffic

SERA - Sacramento Wier Bridge (Sacramento County, California)
Built 1916
Deck plate girder bridge over Sacramento River Floodway on Sierra Northern Railway
Open to traffic

SERA - Tule Canal Bridge (Yolo County, California)
Built 1911; Deck plate girder added in the 1930s.
Deck plate girder bridge over Tule Canal on Sierra Northern Railway
Open to traffic

Sewall's Bridge (York County, Maine)
Built 1761; replaced 1934
Lost Timber stringer bridge over York River on Organug Road
Replaced by a new bridge

SF&NV - Steamboat Slough Swing Bridge (Sonoma County, California)
Built 1905 by the San Francisco and Napa Valley RR (later Southern Pacific), abandoned 1933, destroyed by fire in mid 1950s
Lost Through truss bridge over Steamboat Slough on San Francisco and Napa Railroad/Southern Pacific Railroad
Destroyed by fire

Sharps Station Bridge (Platte County, Missouri)
Replaced 2002
Lost two-span through truss bridge built 1912 by KCCC&SJ over Platte River on Interurban Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Shore Fast Line - Elbow Thorofare Trestle (Cape May County, New Jersey)
Built 1907;
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Elbow Thorofare on Atlantic City & Shore Railroad
Removed

Shore Fast Line - Rainbow Channel Drawbridge (Cape May County, New Jersey)
Built 1907;
Lost Girder bridge over Rainbow Channel / Great Egg Harbor Bay on Atlantic City & Shore Railroad
Removed

Shore Fast Line - Ship Channel Drawbridge (Cape May County, New Jersey)
Built 1907;
Lost Girder bridge over Ship Channel on Atlantic City & Shore Railroad
Removed

Silver Creek Wabash and Erie Canal Aqueduct (Huntington County, Indiana)
Built to carry the canal over the former Woodworth's Creek, originally made of timber then limestone, one of Huntington County's most endangered historical sites. Seen from US 24 near 750 West.
Stone arch bridge over Silver Creek(formerly known as Woodworth's Creek in mid 1850's) on Former Wabash and Erie Canal
Closed to all traffic

SIRy - Chariton River Bridge (Appanoose County, Iowa)
Built 1900, closed due to severe fire damage 1966, demolished soon after.
Lost Subdivided Warren through truss bridge over Chariton River on former Southern Industrial Railroad/Southern Iowa Railway
Demolished

SIRy - Cooper Creek Trestle (Appanoose County, Iowa)
Built 1910; Removed ca. 1966
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Cooper Creek on former Southern Industrial RR/Southern Iowa Rwy
Demolished

SIRy - Cooper Creek Trestle (CBQ Transfer Line) (Appanoose County, Iowa)
Removed ca. 1966
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Cooper Creek on Southern Iowa Railway
Removed

SIRy/MILW Overpass (Appanoose County, Iowa)
Abandoned 1966 & removed sometime shortly thereafter
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Railroad (MILW) on Southern Iowa Railway (Later Southern Industrial Railroad )
Removed but not replaced

SJSB&S/NIR Overpass (St. Joseph County, Indiana)
Lost Bridge over Northern Indiana Railway on St. Joseph, South Bend & Southern Railroad
Removed

SJSB&S/NYC Overpass (St. Joseph County, Indiana)
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over New York Central Railroad on St. Joseph, South Bend & Southern Railroad
Removed

SLERy - East Haven Bridge (New Haven County, Connecticut)
Abandoned concrete stringer bridge on Shore Line Electric Railway
Derelict/abandoned

SLERy - Mulberry Viaduct (New Haven County, Connecticut)
Built 1911; abandoned 1929; Demolished 2016
Abandoned concrete stringer bridge over Water Street & Amtrak Shore Line on Shore Line Electric Railway
Derelict/abandoned

SN - Broadway Terrace Overpass (Alameda County, California)
Built 1936; Removed 1957
Lost Pony/through plate girder bridge over Broadway Terrace on Sacramento Northern Railway
Removed

SN - Chabot Road Overpass (Alameda County, California)
Built ?; Removed 1957
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Chabot Road on Sacramento Northern Railway
Removed

SN - East Finger Lake Temescal Bridge (Alameda County, California)
Built 1913; Removed ca. 1936
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over East Finger Lake Temescal on Sacramento Northern Railway
Removed and the finger filled

SN - Feather River Bridge (Butte County, California)
Lost Bridge over Feather River on Sacramento Northern Railway
Removed

SN - Florence Avenue Trestle (Alameda County, California)
Built ?; Removed 1957
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Abandoned section of Florence Avenue on Sacramento Northern Railway
Removed

SN - Montezuma River Bridge (Solano County, California)
Built 1912
Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Montezuma River on Sacramento Northern Railway
No longer exists

SN - Mountain Boulevard Overpass (Alameda County, California)
Built 1936; Removed 1957
Lost Pony/through plate girder bridge over Mountain Boulevard on Sacramento Northern Railway
Removed

SN - Mountain Boulevard Overpass (Old) (Alameda County, California)
Built ?; Replaced 1936
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Mountain Boulevard on Sacramento Northern Railway
Replaced by a new bridge

SN - Redwood Peak Tunnel (Alameda County, California)
Built 1911, closed & sealed 1957; Caved-in 1982
Abandoned tunnel trhough Shepherd/Redwood Canyon on Sacramento Northern Railway
Abandoned

SN - Snake Road Trestle (Alameda County, California)
Built ?; Removed 1957
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Snake Road on Sacramento Northern Railway
Removed, replaced with a footbridge

SN - South River Road Overpass (Yolo County, California)
Lost Bridge over South River Road on Sacramento Northern Railway
Removed

SN - Suisin Bay Bridge (Contra Costa County, California)
Consruction began 1912, construction halted May 1913 because of a lack of funds
Bridge over Suisin Bay on Sacramento Northern Railway
Never built

SN - Suisun Bay Ferry "Ramon" (San Francisco County, California)
Built 1915; Operations ceased 1954
Lost Ferry across Suisun Bay on Railroad (SN)
No Longer In Operation

SN - Thornhill Drive Overpass (Alameda County, California)
Built ?; Deck plate girder added ca 1930; Removed in 1957
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Thornhill Drive on Sacramento Northern Railway
Removed

SN - Winchester Lake Bridge (Yolo County, California)
Built 1927
Lost Bridge over Winchester Lake/Tule Slough on Sacramento Northern Railway
No longer exists

SN&M/B&O Overpass (Huron County, Ohio)
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over Railroad (B&O) on Sandusky, Norwalk, & Mansfield Railway
Removed but not replaced

Solano Avenue Tunnel (Alameda County, California)
Built 1930
Tunnel under under Marin Avenue on Solano Avenue
Open to traffic

Soto Street Overpass (Los Angeles County, California)
Built 1936
Plate girder bridge over Mission Road/Huntington Drive on Soto Street in Los Angeles
Open to traffic

South Shore - 130th Street Railroad Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Warren through truss bridge over Calumet River on Chicago, South Shore & South Bend Ry
Open

South Shore - 130th Street Railroad Bridge (Old) (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1908; Replaced 1966
Lost Through truss bridge over Calumet River on Chicago Southshore & South Bend
Superstructure replaced

South Shore - Gauntlet Bridge (Lake County, Indiana)
Built 1907 by American Bridge Co for ZChicago South Shore & South Bend; dismantled and replaced November 2002
Pratt through truss bridge over Pennsylvania Railroad/Wabash Railroad on Chicago. South Shore. & South Bend Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge, reportedly in storage in Michigan City

South Shore - Torrence Avenue Overpass (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 2012
Modern polygonal Warren through truss bridge over Torrence Avenue on Chicago. South Shore. & South Bend Railroad
Open to traffic

South Shore - WMI Recycling Overpass (Cook County, Illinois)
Steel stringer bridge over Entrance Road on Chicago. South Shore. & South Bend Railroad
Open to traffic

South Shore/CSX Overpass (Lake County, Indiana)
Replaced 2002
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over CSX Railroad on Chicago South Shore & South Bend Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

SP - Beverly Glen Boulevard Overpass (Los Angeles County, California)
Built 1959 using the plate girder from the PE Fletcher Drive Trestle
Lost Pony plate girder bridge over Beverly Glen Boulevard on Southern Pacific Railway
Removed

SP - Compton Creek Bridge (Los Angeles County, California)
Lost Warren pony truss bridge over Compton Creek on Southern Pacific Railroad & Pacific Electric Railway
Replaced by a new bridge

SP - Firestone Boulevard Overpass (Los Angeles County, California)
Built 1937; Replaced 1987
Lost Pony plate girder bridge over Firestone Boulevard on Southern Pacific Railroad (Nee Pacific Electric Railway)
Replaced by a new bridge

SP - Los Angeles River Bridge (Long Beach) (Los Angeles County, California)
Built 1956; Replaced in the 1980s
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Los Angeles River on Pacific Electric Railway
Replaced by a new bridge

SP - Tujunga Wash Bridge (Los Angeles County, California)
Built 1929-30; Removed 1965
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Tujunga Wash on Southern Pacific Railroad (Nee Pacific Electric Railway)
Replaced by a new bridge

SP/PE - West Basin Bascule Bridge (Los Angeles County, California)
Built 1912; Removed 1955
Lost Warren baltimore through truss bascule bridge over West Basin/Turning Basin on Pacific Electric Railway/Southern Pacific Railroad
Removed

SPS - Willamette River Bridge (Linn County, Oregon)
Built 1907; Burned 1939; Rpelaced 1972
Lost Warren deck truss bridge over Willamette River on Spokane, Portland & Seattle Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

SRC - Aqueduct Trestle (Schenectady County, New York)
Built 1904; Abandoned 1941; Removed 1943 for the metal tot be used in the war effort.
Lost Pratt deck truss truss bridge over Mohawk River & Erie Canal on Schenectady Railway Co.
Removed but not replaced

SRC - Kayaderosseras Creek Bridge (Saratoga County, New York)
Lost Quadrangular lattice through truss bridge over Kayaderosseras Creek on Schenectady Railway Co.
Removed but not replaced

SRC - S-Bridge (Schenectady County, New York)
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over Troy & Schenectady Railway on Schenectady Railway Co.
Removed

SRG&E - Glendale Mill Pond Bridge (Spartanburg County, South Carolina)
Built 1900; Abandoned & Removed 1935
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Lawsons Fork/Mill Pond on Spartanburg Railway, Gas & Electric Co.
Removed

ST&P - Great Miami River Bridge (Miami County, Ohio)
Built 1905; Removed 1922
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Great Miami River on Springfield, Troy, & Piqua Railway
Removed

State Street Bridge (Kane County, Illinois)
Replaced ca. 1992
Lost Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Fox River on State Street
Replaced by a new bridge

State Street Bridge (Schenectady County, New York)
Lost Double-intersection Warren pony truss bridge over Erie Canal on State Street & Schenectady Railway
Removed

Stevens Creek Bikeway - Fairview Park Trestle (Macon County, Illinois)
Deck plate girder bridge over Stevens Creek on Stevens Creek Bikeway
Open to pedestrians only

StJ&S - Dillon Creek Trestle (Andrew County, Missouri)
Built ca. 1911
Lost wooden trestle on St. Joseph and Savannah Interurban Railway near Savannah
No longer exists