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Old US24 Crooked Creek (Schuyler County, Illinois)
Built 1928
Abandoned beam bridge over Crooked Creek on SB31 (abandoned US24 alignment)
Derelict/abandoned

Old US24 Ripley Bridge (Brown County, Illinois)
Abandoned through truss bridge over La Moine River
Abandoned

Old US45 Weyhurst Creek Bridge (Winnebago County, Wisconsin)
Concrete through arch bridge over Weyhurst Creek on Old US45 Alignment
Abandoned

Old US6 Unnamed Wash Bridge (Emery County, Utah)
Abandoned bridge over unnamed wash on Abandoned alignment of US6
Derelict/abandoned

Old US70 Branch of Indian Bayou Bridge (Lonoke County, Arkansas)
Built 1913
Abandoned concrete culvert bridge over Branch of Indian Bayou on US 70
Abandoned

Old US96 Neches River Bridge (Jasper County, Texas)
Abandoned circa 1962
Abandoned Parker through truss bridge over Neches River
Abandoned

Old Utica Sellersburg road bridge (Clark County, Indiana)
Abandoned steel stringer bridge over Lentizier Creek on Old Utica Sellersburg Road
Derelict/abandoned

Old Van Patton Bridge (Laurens County, South Carolina)
Abandoned pratt through truss bridge over Enoree River on Old SC 418
Abandoned

Old Water Street Bridge (LaSalle County, Illinois)
Built 1906
Abandoned bridge over Indian Creek
Abandoned

Old Wernle Road Bridge (Wayne County, Indiana)
Unknown
Abandoned Pratt bedstead pony truss over Short Creek on old section of Wernle Road
Derelict/abandoned

Old Wolf Hill Road Bridge (Sumner County, Tennessee)
Abandoned bridge on an abandoned section of Old Wolf Hill Road
Abandoned

Old Woodville Road Bridge (McCracken County, Kentucky)
Abandoned concrete tee beam bridge over Bayou Creek on Old Woodville Road
Derelict/abandoned

Olex Bridge (Gilliam County, Oregon)
Built ca. 1905
Abandoned pratt pony truss bridge over Rock Creek
Abandoned

Olinda Creek Bridge (Shasta County, California)
Abandoned concrete pony/through girder bridge over Former Olinda Creek Streambed on Old Olinda Road Alignment in Anderson
Abandoned

Only Bridge (Hickman County, Tennessee)
Built 1907 by the Nashville Bridge Co.; Bypassed by a new bridge in 1962.
Derelict through truss bridge over Duck River on TN 50 near Only
Derelict with deck and approaches removed

Outlet Ditch T-245 Pony Truss (Hancock County, Ohio)
Pratt pony truss bridge over Outlet Ditch on Abandoned Section of T-245
Abandoned

Overall Bridge (Page County, Virginia)
Built 1938; Bypassed by new bridge in 2008
Pratt deck arch truss bridge over Overall Run on former US 340
Derelict/abandoned

Overholt Distillery Suspension Bridge (Fayette County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1883, Converted to pedestrian use after 1921, Abandoned 1945,
Abandoned wire suspension bridge over Youghiogheny River on Railroad/Pedestrian Pathway
Abandoned

Overseas Highway - Bahia Honda Bridge (Monroe County, Florida)
Built 1912, converted to highway use in 1938; Abandoned 1972.
Railroad through truss bridge over Bahia Honda Channel on the former Florida East Coast Railway
Derelict/abandoned

OW - Fallsburg Tunnel (Sullivan County, New York)
Built 1886, brick arching added 1889-97, abandoned 1957
Abandoned tunnel on New York, Ontario, & Western Railway
Derelict/abandoned

OW - High View Tunnel (Sullivan County, New York)
Built 1871, abandoned 1957
Abandoned tunnel under Shawangunk Range on New York, Ontario, & Western Railway
Derelict/abandoned

OW - Wheeler Creek Bridge (Oneida County, New York)
Abandoned deck plate girder bridge over Wheeler Creek on New York, Ontario and Western Railway
Abandoned

P&W - Crook Point Drawbridge (Providence County, Rhode Island)
Built 1906
Abandoned warren through truss bridge over Seekonk River on Providence & Worcester Railroad
Derelict/abandoned Raised

Panther Creek Bridge (Hancock County, Illinois)
Built 1895
Pony truss bridge over Panther Creek on E CR800 Rd, 2.7 mi. southwest of St Mary
Derelict/abandoned

Panther Creek Bridge (Woodford County, Illinois)
Built 1925
Warren Cantilever Bedstead pony truss bridge over Panther Creek on CR2325 E
Derelict/abandoned

Paris to Tarrant Road Bridge (Delta County, Texas)
Built ca. 1920
Pony truss bridge over North Sulphur River on CR 228
Derelict/abandoned

Parish Road Bridge (Berkshire County, Massachusetts)
Relocated here 1928
Pony truss bridge over Trout Brook on Parish Road in Peru
Bridge is closed to all traffic

Parrish Road Bridge (Ashtabula County, Ohio)
Pratt through truss bridge over Conneaut Creek on abandoned portion of Parrish Rd
Deck removed

Patrill Hollow Arch Bridge (Worcester County, Massachusetts)
Abandoned stone arch bridge over Muddy Brook on Abandoned Railroad Grade
Abandoned

Paulinskill Viaduct (Warren County, New Jersey)
Built 1908-10, tracks removed in 1984
Abandoned concrete arch bridge over Paulins Kill and Station Road on former Delaware Lackawanna and Western Railroad
Abandoned, but intact

PC - Branch of Back Creek Bridge (Franklin County, Pennsylvania)
Abandoned bridge over Branch of Back Creek
Abandoned

PC - Conococheague Creek Bridge (Franklin County, Pennsylvania)
Most likley this bridge (first built around 1870-1873) was built in 1896 as CVRR replaced all iron bridges with second-hand steel.
Abandoned pratt through truss bridge over Conococheague Creek on former Southern Pennsylvania Iron & Railroad Company
Abandoned

PC - Duck Creek Bridge (Washington County, Ohio)
Abandoned in 1976
Pratt through truss bridge over Duck Creek on Abandoned Penn Central Railroad
Abandoned

PC - Lower Falls Branch Route 128 Overpass (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
Built ca. 1950
Abandoned pony/through plate girder bridge over I-95 on Railroad
Derelict/abandoned

PC - West Fork White River Bridge (Madison County, Indiana)
Once part of the Pennsylvania Railroad's Richmond Branch taking trains from Cincinnatti to Anoka(Logansport) and onto Chicago. This line was abandoned when Conrail took over in 1976 and didn't include sections of this line in its company.
Abandoned thirteen-span deck plate girder bridge over West Fork White River and W. Grand Ave. on former Penn Central Railroad(nee Pennsylvania, Chicago Great Eastern, Cincinnatti and Chicago Air Line)
Abandoned, the two Northernmost spans gone

PC - Williamson Bridge (Franklin County, Pennsylvania)
This iron truss replaced a trestle.
Abandoned Through truss bridge over Back Creek on former Southern Pennsylvania Iron & Railroad Company
Abandoned

PC&Y - Chartiers Creek Bridge (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
Built c1920s, railroad abandoned c1960s
Abandoned pratt through truss bridge over Chartiers Creek on PC&Y RR
Derelict/abandoned

PE - Ballona Creek Bridge (Culver City) (Los Angeles County, California)
Deck plate girder bridge over Ballona Creek on Pacific Electric Railway
Abandoned

PE - Belmont Tunnel (Los Angeles County, California)
Built 1925
Abandoned tunnel on Railroad (PE)
Abandoned

Pearl City Bridge (Lincoln County, Tennessee)
Built 1919
Abandoned parker through truss bridge over Elk River on Dyer Road
Abandoned

Pearl River Bridge (Leake County, Mississippi)
Current MS 25 bridge built in 1982
Abandoned through truss bridge over Pearl River on MS 25, just off Old Highway 13
Derelict with approaches and deck removed

Pease River Wagon Bridge (Wilbarger County, Texas)
Abandoned wire suspension bridge over Pease River
Single cable tower still standing

Pedestrian Overpass (Delaware County, New York)
Abandoned pony/through plate girder bridge over Ulster & Delaware Railroad on Pedestrian Pathway
Abandoned

Penn Central Big Duck Creek Bridge (Madison County, Indiana)
Once part of a heavy duty branch line from Anoka(Logansport) to Cincinatti featuring many passenger trains. Not included in Conrail after PC Bankruptcy, line was abandoned on April 1, 1976.
Abandoned deck plate girder bridge over Big Duck Creek on Formerly Penn Central Railroad(nee Pennsylvania Railroad, Pittsburgh, Cincinnati, Chicago and St. Louis, Chicago Great Eastern, New Castle and Richmond, others)
Abandoned

Pennsylvania Railroad Kokomo Creek Bridge in Center (Howard County, Indiana)
Forgotten structure over Kokomo Creek just off CR 300 East near Center Indiana. Tracks have been gone since 1970's. Once part of Pennsylvania RR's Richmond Branch, a heavy duty passenger route between Cincinnatti and Chicago.
Deck plate girder bridge over Kokomo Creek on Abandoned Conrail(nee Penn Central, Pennsylvania RR, New Castle and Richmond) in Center
Closed to all traffic

Penny Creek Bridge (Coal County, Oklahoma)
Abandoned steel stringer bridge over Penny Creek on Old abandoned alignment OK3
Abandoned

Peshekee River Bridge (Marquette County, Michigan)
Built 1914
Concrete pony/through girder bridge over Peshekee River on Old US 41
Abandoned and deteriorated, but still standing.

Peter Creek Bridge (Jefferson County, Kansas)
Abandoned warren pony truss with alternating verticals bridge over Peter Creek on Broadway Street (Abandoned)
Derelict/abandoned

Peter Pender Bridge (Franklin County, Arkansas)
Abandoned circa 1942
Abandoned concrete arch bridge over Hurricane Creek next to AR 41, south of Peter Pender
Abandoned

Phoenix Road Bridge (Otsego County, New York)
Built around 1895 by the Groton Bridge & Mfg., Co.
Abandoned truss bridge over Susquehanna River on Phoenix Road
Derelict/abandoned

Picosa Creek Bridge (Wilson County, Texas)
Built 1905
Pony truss bridge over Picosa Creek on CR 132
Abandoned with deck missing

Pigeon Creek CR 600N Bridge (Warrick County, Indiana)
Abandoned Pratt bedstead pony truss bridge over Pigeon Creek on CR 600N
Derelict/abandoned

Pigeon River Old Indiana 120 Bridge (Lagrange County, Indiana)
Pratt through truss bridge over Pigeon River on Old Indiana 120
Intact but closed to all traffic

Pine Creek Bridge (Crawford County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1876 by the Wrought Iron Bridge Co.; rehabilitated 1960
Bowstring through truss bridge over Pine Creek on TR 993 (Messerall Road)
Abandoned with deck removed

Pine Log Ford Bridge (Greenville County, South Carolina)
Abandoned bridge over Enoree River on Old Pine Log Ford Rd
Derelict/abandoned

PIR - Chartiers Creek Bridge #2 (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
Railroad abandoned 1959
Abandoned pratt through truss bridge over Chartiers Creek on PRR Chartiers Branch
Derelict/abandoned

Pitcairn Railroad Yard Bridge (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
Abandoned warren pony truss bridge over Turtle Creek on Wall Avenue
Derelict/abandoned

Plattsburg Road Bridge (Clay County, Missouri)
Abandoned through truss bridge over Fishing River on Plattsburg Road
Bypassed in 1980 by a new bridge and abandoned

PLE - West Yough Transfer Bridge (Fayette County, Pennsylvania)
Abandoned warren through truss with sub-panels bridge over Youghiogheny River on Abandoned Railroad (P&LE)
Abandoned

Plum Breek Bridge (Caldwell County, Texas)
Bridge over Plum Creek on CR 197 (Young Lane)
Derelict/abandoned

Plum Creek Bridge (Caldwell County, Texas)
Abandoned pony truss bridge over Plum Creek on Crane Lane (CR 300 - formerly US 183)
Abandoned

Plum Creek Road Bridge (Miami County, Kansas)
Abandoned Parker through truss bridge over Pottawatomie Creek on Plum Creek Road in Osawatomie
Abandoned

Plumb Street Bridge (Beaver County, Pennsylvania)
Abandoned pratt pony truss bridge over North Fork Little Beaver Creek on Plumb Road
Derelict/abandoned

Pocahontas Coal Co. Trestle (Wyoming County, West Virginia)
Built by Pocahontas Coal Co., later operated by Consolidated Coal Co.
Abandoned bridge over Guyandotte River on former 42" gauge mine RR
Derelict/abandoned

Point Douglas-Superior Road Bridge (Washington County, Minnesota)
Built 1863; Abandoned 1891
Abandoned stone arch bridge over Brown's Creek on Point Douglas-Superior Road
Abandoned

Polecat Creek Bridge (Creek County, Oklahoma)
Built c.1915, bypassed in 1965.
Abandoned through truss bridge over Polecat Creek on old alignment of Slick Rd.
Derelict/abandoned

Pond Creek Bridge (Falls County, Texas)
Built 1930
Pony truss bridge over Pond Creek on CR 489/387
Derelict/abandoned along roadside near new bridge

Pond Creek Bridge (Grant County, Oklahoma)
Abandoned 1967
Abandoned pony truss bridge over Pond Creek on Old US 81
Derelict/abandoned

Pond Creek Bridge (Jefferson County, Kentucky)
Abandoned warren pony truss bridge over Pond Creek
Derelict/abandoned

Ponderosa Way Bridge #3 (Amador County, California)
Abandoned pony truss bridge over North Fork Mokelumne River on former Ponderosa Way
Deck destroyed by fire, abandoned in place. Approach decks, however, are okay except for minor burning.

Pope Creek Bridge (Mercer County, Illinois)
Built 1901
Abandoned Pratt pony truss bridge over Pope Creek on 170th St
Abandoned

Portage Lock (Columbia County, Wisconsin)
Built to replace original lock sometime in the 1930s. Abandoned in 1951
Abandoned lock on Portage Canal
Abandoned

Portland & Southwestern Railroad Tunnel (Columbia County, Oregon)
Built 1910
Abandoned tunnel on Portland and Southwest Railroad
Derelict/abandoned; tracks removed around 1943

Portland-Lewiston - Hobbs Brook Bridge (Cumberland County, Maine)
Abandoned closed-spandrel arch bridge over Hobbs Brook on Portland-Lewiston Interurban
Abandoned

Portland-Lewiston - Little Androscoggin River Bridge (Androscoggin County, Maine)
Built 1914; Abanoned 1933
Abandoned closed-spandrel arch bridge over Little Androscoggin River on Portland-Lewiston Interurban
Derelict/abandoned

Post Oak Creek Bridge (Navarro County, Texas)
Abandoned pony truss bridge over Post Oak Creek on SE CR 0070
Abandoned

POTB - Nehalem River Bridge No. 2 (Tillamook County, Oregon)
Through truss bridge over Nehalem River on Port of Tillamook Bay Railroad
Abandoned

Poteau River Bridge at Pocola (Le Flore County, Oklahoma)
This bridge with west approach removed is now bypassed by a modern bridge. The appearance suggests a build date prior to 1920.
Abandoned through truss bridge over Poteau River used to carry Karl Street/Old Pocola Road in Pocola
Abandoned

Powder River Bridge (Baker County, Oregon)
Built 1922
Concrete tee beam bridge over Powder River on Abandoned OR-7
Abandoned but accessible to vehicles

Prairie du Long Creek Bridge (Monroe County, Illinois)
Built ca. 1910
Pony truss on L Road over Prairie du Long Creek northwest of Red Bud
Abandoned with portions of deck missing

Precht Bridge (Henry County, Ohio)
Abandoned through truss bridge over North Turkeyfoot Creek on trail
Abandoned

Prices Bridge (Franklin County, Alabama)
Built ca. 1920
Pratt through truss bridge over Bear Creek on Prices Bridge Rd in Hackleburg
Abandoned on private property; deck is mostly gone

Priests Creek Bridge (Forrest County, Mississippi)
Bypassed by new bridge 1954
Abandoned concrete stringer bridge over Priests Creek on Elks Lake Road
Abandoned

Prim Bridge (Pope County, Arkansas)
Abandoned through truss bridge over West Fork Point Remove Creek on private stretch of Talley Road.
Abandoned

Private Road Overpass (Fulton County, Illinois)
Abandoned timber stringer bridge over BNSF railroad
Road alignment has abandoned it, but it appears to be privately used

Prospect Street Bridge (Hampshire County, Massachusetts)
Built 1891
Abandoned warren pony truss with no verticals bridge over Mill River on Prospect Street
Derelict/abandoned

Prowers Bridge (Bent County, Colorado)
First built as a timber bridge in 1900 by the Kansas City Bridge Co. Truss spans added by the Pueblo Bridge Co. in 1902, 1906, 1909, and 1921
Five-span through truss bridge over Arkansas River on CR 34
Replaced by a new bridge in 1994, now closed to all traffic

PRR - 1st Street Overpass (Henry County, Indiana)
Abandoned deck plate girder bridge over 1st Street on Pennsylvania Railroad corridor
Abandoned

PRR - Brandywine Valley Viaduct (Chester County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1903-04
Abandoned bridge over Brandywine Creek on Former Pennsylvania Railroad
Abandoned

PRR - Cedar Creek Bridge (De Kalb County, Indiana)
Abandoned since 1956
Abandoned deck plate girder bridge over Cedar Creek on Pennsylvania Railroad Butler Branch
Abandoned

PRR - Elk River Bridge (Abandoned) (Kanawha County, West Virginia)
Abandoned through truss bridge over Elk River on Pennsylvania Railroad
Abandoned

PRR - Embarras River Bridge (Coles County, Illinois)
Terre Haute and Peoria Railroad, a Vandalia branch in Illinois, which no longer exists.This bridge is over the Embarras River along Route 133 west of the little town of Oakland. Thanks to Lee Appleton for this find and history.
Abandoned deck truss bridge over Embarras River on Former Pennsylvania Railroad/Penn Central(nee Vandalia, Terre Haute and Peoria Railroad)
Abandoned

PRR - Erie Canal Bridge (Wayne County, New York)
Abandoned warren through truss bridge over Erie Canal on Railroad
Abandoned

PRR - Erie Canal Bridge (Monroe County, New York)
Built ca 1918
Abandoned warren through truss with all verticals bridge over Erie Canal on Pennsylvania Railroad
Derelict/abandoned

PRR - Grays Ferry Branch Swing Bridge (Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1901 by American Bridge Co. for Pennsylvania RR, opened 1902; abandoned 1976
Abandoned through truss bridge over Schuylkill River on former Pennsylvania Railroad
Derelict/abandoned

PRR - Isenberg Bridge (Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania)
Abandoned stone arch bridge over Little Juniata River on Fromer PRR
Abandoned but Pedestrians use it

PRR - Kankakee River Bridge (Starke County, Indiana)
Part of the PRR's Chicago to Logansport main line, and formerly double tracked. Line abandoned about 1980 and tracks pulled shortley thereafter. C&O Railroad bridge immediately to it's East.
Abandoned deck plate girder bridge over Kankakee River on former Conrail (ex- Panhandle, Pennsylvania Railroad, Penn Central) in English Lake
Abandoned

PRR - Little Embarras River Bridge (Coles County, Illinois)
Believed to be originally built in 1916. (unconfirmed)
Abandoned timber stringer bridge over Little Embarras River
Appears the supporting structure is sound, but many of the cross ties are rotted.

PRR - Little Juniata River Bridge (Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania)
Built in the late 1800s
Abandoned girder bridge over Little Juniata River on Former PRR CR
Derelict/abandoned

PRR - Market Street Overpass #1 (Cumberland County, Pennsylvania)
Abandoned pony girder bridge over Market Street on former PRR / CVRR
Abandoned