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"Motel 6 Bridge" (Old US 34/281/Nine Bridges Road Bridge) (Hall County, Nebraska)
See posted link (http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/nediv/bridges/hall.htm)
Pratt pony truss bridge over North Channel Platte River on an abandoned alignment of US 34/281/Nine Bridges Road
Open to pedestrians only

"Polly "L"" Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1898 for Metropolitan West Side Elevated; route abandoned 1964
Camelback through truss bridge over UP RR (formerly C&NW RR) on an Abandoned Metropolitan West Side Elevated Railroad line
Abandoned

"Snitch" Bridge (Geneva County, Alabama)
Timber stringer bridge over Commerce Street on the Geneva Walking Trail (an abandoned railroad line)
Open to pedestrians only

110th Street Bridge (Kossuth County, Iowa)
Built 1895 by the King Bridge Co.
Lost through truss bridge over East Fork Des Moines River on 110th Street between Humboldt and Algona
Removed 2016-17

11th Street Bridge (Tulsa County, Oklahoma)
Built 1916; widened 1929; bypassed 1978.
Bypassed open-spandrel arch bridge over Arkansas River formerly carrying Southwest Blvd. (US 66) in Tulsa
Closed to all traffic but preserved as a Route 66 historic site

13th Street Bridge (Lafayette County, Missouri)
Concrete tee beam bridge over Abandoned Missouri Pacific Lexington Branch on 13th Street (Business MO 13)
Open to pedestrians only

1st Avenue Bridge (Ward County, North Dakota)
Built 1935
Steel stringer bridge over Mouse River on 1st Avenue N.E. in Minot
Open to pedestrians

4th Avenue Bridge (Hennepin County, Minnesota)
Built 1891
Warren Pony truss bridge over abandoned BNSF Railroad on MN 601 (4th Avenue N) in Minneapolis
Open to pedestrians only

Abandoned CSX - Emery Crossing Road Overpass (Clark County, Indiana)
Built 1903, knocked off abutments by careless semi driver.
Abandoned B&O Railroad bridge over Emery Crossing Rd in Clarksville
Derelict/abandoned

Abandoned Rock Island - Little Delaware River Bridge (Brown County, Kansas)
Most likely built circa 1910 at birth of Rock Island Railroad operations in Horton, KS
Abandoned pony/through plate girder bridge over Little Delaware River on Rock Island abandoned Railroad line
Derelict/abandoned

Abandoned UP - Cheslea Creek Trestle (Cerro Gordo County, Iowa)
Built 1924
Steel stringer bridge over Cheslea Creek on Planned Rail-Trail
Derelict/abandoned

Adams County Fairgrounds Pony Bridge (Adams County, Illinois)
Originally located over Frazier Creek on CR 1800N/CR 725E; later relocated to fairgrounds
Pony truss bridge over a branch of Honey Creek at Adams County Fairgrounds
Open to pedestrians only

Air Line State Park Trail - Willimantic River Bridge (Windham County, Connecticut)
Abandoned 1965, converted for trail use 2015
Deck plate girder bridge over Willimantic River on Airline South State Park Trail
Open to trail traffic

Alamuchee-Bellamy Covered Bridge 01-60-01 (Sumter County, Alabama)
See http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alamuchee-Bellamy_Covered_Bridge for a detailed history
Lattice through truss bridge over a duck pond on a pedestrian walkway
Open to pedestrians only

Albany County Rail-Trail - Normans Kill Bridge (Albany County, New York)
Built ca. 1880, CP Rail proposed abandoning the line in 2003, purchased by Albany County in 2009, new deck for trail use placed in 2015.
Pratt through truss bridge over Normanskill on Albany County Rail-Trail
Open to pedestrians and cyclists only

Alderson Bridge (Greenbrier County, West Virginia)
Built 1914 by the Concrete Steel Bridge Co. bypassed 1977
Spandrel arch bridge over Greenbrier River on Pedestrian Trail/Old Monroe Street
Open to pedestrians

Aldrich Change Bridge (Wayne County, New York)
Built 1858 to span the Erie Canal at Rochester; relocated 1880 to Palmyra; sold to farmer and relocated to cross Ganargua Creek; collapsed 1996; relocated and restored in Palmyra 2002-03
Parker pony truss bridge relocated and preserved at Aqueduct Park in Palmyra
Open to pedestrians

Alexander Valley Rd, old bridge (Sonoma County, California)
Built 1920, obsolete, by road realignment for new bridge, 1949
Concrete stringer bridge over Russian River tributary on Private drive, formerly Alexander Valley Road
Open to traffic

Alley Ford Bridge (Franklin County, Indiana)
Built 1927; rehabilitated 2010
Pratt through truss bridge over Pipe Creek on Pipe Creek Road
Open to traffic

Alton Bridge (Crawford County, Indiana)
Through truss bridge over Little Blue River on CR 1 South in Alton
Open to one-lane traffic

Annisquam Bridge (Essex County, Massachusetts)
First private bridge was built in 1848 became city owned when rebuilt in 1861,altered in 1877,1908,1920 rebuilt in 1946-47 and 1988
Timber stringer bridge over Lobster Cove Annisquam, Massachusetts on Pedestrian traffic Washington St to Annisquam Village
Design now limits to pedestrian traffic only

Apalachee River Bridge (Walton County, Georgia)
Built 1938
Open spandrel concrete arch bridge over Apalachee River on Ga. 10 / U.S. 78 Westbound
Intact but closed to all traffic

Aquilla Creek Bridge (McLennan County, Texas)
Built 1892 by the Missouri Valley Bridge & Iron Works; bypassed by new bridge in 1998
Through truss bridge over Aquilla Creek on Rogers Hill Road
Bypassed by new bridge

Arroyo Aquaje De Petaca Bridge (Taos County, New Mexico)
Built 1934; bypassed by new bridge in 1994; left in-place by the NM State Highway and Transportation Dept
Pratt pony truss bridge over Arroyo Aquaje De Petaca on former US-64
Open to pedestrians only

Ashton-Tetonia Trail - Conant Creek Trestle (Fremont County, Idaho)
Built 1894 at American Falls; dismantled 1911; relocated here 1914
Three-span Pegram deck truss bridge over Conant Creek
Open to pedestrians only as part of Ashton-Tetonia Trail

Ashuelot Rail Trail - Ashuelot River Bridge #1 (Cheshire County, New Hampshire)
Built c. 1880's by the Boston Bridge Works; Abandoned 1983; Converted to rail-trail 2009
Double-intersection Warren through truss bridge over Ashuelot River on Ashuelot Rail Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Astico County Park Bridge (Dodge County, Wisconsin)
Structures moved here in 2006
Pratt through truss bridge over Crawfish River on Trail
Open to pedestrians

Astronaut David Wolf Bridge (Marion County, Indiana)
Built 1941; rehabilitated 1980, and 2008
Through truss bridge over White River on 82nd Street in Indianapolis
Open to traffic

ATSF - Bottleneck Wash Trestle (Yavapai County, Arizona)
Abandoned timber stringer bridge over Bottleneck Wash on Former AT&SF Railroad
Derelict/abandoned

ATSF - Fivemile Creek Arch Bridge (Leavenworth County, Kansas)
Built 1887
Stone and brick arch bridge over Fivemile Creek on Atchison Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad grade (abandoned) in Buffalo Bill Park. in Leavenworth
Closed to all traffic

ATSF - Granite Creek Bridge (Yavapai County, Arizona)
Abandoned 1961, Reused as part of a restaurant 1980s-1990s, Partially burned 2005
Abandoned through truss bridge over North Granite Street & Granite Creek on ATSF Railroad
Open to pedestrians only

Auchumpkee Creek Covered Bridge 10-145-02 #2 (Upson County, Georgia)
Built 1892, rebuilt 1997 after it was damaged by a flood.
Lattice through truss bridge over Auchumpkee Creek on Allen Road
Open to pedestrians

B&ML - City Point Trestle (Waldo County, Maine)
Warren deck truss with all verticals bridge over Passagassawakeag River on Belfast & Moosehead Lake Railroad
Closed

B&O - Cuyahoga River Bridge No # 464 (Cuyahoga County, Ohio)
Built 1907
Abandoned bridge over Cuyahoga River
Derelict/abandoned

B&O - Patterson Viaduct (Howard County, Maryland)
Built May-December 1829, washed out 1868 and replaced with Bollman truss until 1902-03; one arch and abutments remain
Abandoned stone arch bridge over Patapsco River on Baltimore & Ohio Railroad
Derelict/abandoned

B&O Skunk Run Bridge (Athens County, Ohio)
Built 1874
Stone arch bridge over Skunk Run on Old B&O Railroad
Intact but closed to all traffic

Bailey Bridge (Will County, Illinois)
Bailey pony truss bridge over Prairie Creek on Trail
Open to pedestrians

Bailey Bridge (Bay County, Florida)
Built 1946
Steel stringer bridge over Sr77/North Bay Bailey on Sr-77
Open to pedestrians

Ball Park Bridge (Umatilla County, Oregon)
Built 1935, Bypassed 2004
Concrete deck girder bridge over Umatilla River on US 30
Open to traffic

Banner Bridge (Wise County, Virginia)
Bridge is on what was once a spur line to coal mines about a half mile northward.
Open to pedestrians only

Bardees Bar Road Bridge (Butte County, California)
Abandoned pratt deck truss bridge over North Fork Feather River on Bardees Bar Road
Derelict/abandoned

Bardsdale Bridge (Ventura County, California)
Built 1928 to replace bridge swept away in St. Francis Dam disaster; replaced 1994
Lost Through truss bridge over Santa Clara River on CA 23
Replaced by new bridge

Barkhurst Mill Covered Bridge 35-58-15 (Morgan County, Ohio)
Built 1872 NE of Chesterhill, restoration completed in July 2014.
Multiple Kingpost through truss bridge over Wolf Creek on TR21
Open to traffic

Bartlett Springs Road Bridge (Lake County, California)
Abandoned pratt through truss bridge over North Fork Cache Creek on Bartlett Springs Rd
Derelict/abandoned

Bath Bridge (Grafton County, New Hampshire)
Built 1928 by Boston Bridge Works; rehabilitated 1936; Bypassed 1989
Warren through truss bridge over Wild Ammonoosuc River on bypassed stretch of Rum Hill Road (US 302) in Bath
Open to pedestrians only

Battle Creek Bridge (Tehama County, California)
Built 1911, Bypassed 1984
Pratt through truss bridge over Battle Creek on Jellys Ferry Road
Open to pedestrians

Baxter Bridge (Harlan County, Kentucky)
Built 1924-1925 by the Vincennes Bridge Company, served as the U.S. 119 Bridge, old U.S. 421 junction at north end. Bypassed in 1977 with the opening of the new US 421 bridge. Closed 1993.
Abandoned Baltimore through truss bridge over Cumberland River, Clover Fork on KY 840
Abandoned

Bear Creek Bridge (Fillmore County, Minnesota)
Built 1906
Pratt through truss bridge over Bear Creek on Nature RD
Open to pedestrians only

Becks Mill Bridge (Washington County, Indiana)
Built ca. 1920
Concrete arch bridge over Mill Creek on Becks Mill Road
Open to traffic

Beech Road Bridge (Tompkins County, New York)
Built 1873 by the King Bridge Co. Preserved as a pedestrian bridge in 2003.
Bowstring pony truss bridge over West Branch Cayuga Inlet on Beech Road
Open to pedestrians

Bell Street Bridge (Dawson County, Montana)
Built 1925, in use as a vehicle bridge until 1992, and then rehabilitated and refurbished into a pedestrian bridge.
Warren through truss bridge over Yellowstone River on Bell Street
Open to pedestrians

Bellamy Bridge (Jackson County, Florida)
Built 1914 by the Converse Bridge Co.
Abandoned pratt through truss bridge over Chipola River on an abandoned section of Bellamy Bridge Rd
Presently closed and without deck, but plans call for it to be rehabbed for the Bellamy Bridge Heritage Trail

Belleville Copper Rolling-Mill Bridge (Essex County, New Jersey)
1838 brownstone arch bridge over the Second River used by the Belleville Copper Rolling Mill
Stone arch bridge over Second River
Intact but closed to all traffic

Bennett-Bean Covered Bridge 19-09-03 (Oxford County, Maine)
Built 1901, Rehabbed 2004
Paddleford through truss bridge over Magalloway River on Pedestrian Trail
Open to pedestrians

Bevil Jarrel Memorial Bridge (Harris County, Texas)
Built 1931, Converted to pedestrian use 2007.
Through truss bridge over San Jacinto River on US 59 Northbound Frontage Road in Houston
Open to pedestrians only

Bible Covered Bridge 42-30-01 (Greene County, Tennessee)
Built 1923; rehabilitated 1972
Covered Queenpost truss bridge over Little Chucky Creek on Denver Bible Lane at Warrensburg Road
Open to pedestrians

Bidwell Bar Suspension Bridge (original 1856 bridge) (Butte County, California)
Built 1856 using materials transported from Troy, NY; closed to traffic in 1954; relocated 1967
Relocated suspension bridge formerly over Feather River
Open to pedestrians

Big Bend Tunnel (Summers County, West Virginia)
built from 1870-1872 by C&O RR to cut off Big Bend. Legend/tradition names this tunnel as scene of 'Steel Driving Man' John Henry's race with steam drill
Original tunnel built to bypass an 8 mile long bend in the Greenbrier River. Passes between Hilldale, and Talcott West Virginia.
Intact but closed to all traffic

Big Four Bridge (Jefferson County, Kentucky)
Built 1929 using preexisting stone piers. Interurban traffice ends 1939; Approches scrapped 1974.
Rail-Trail six-span through truss railroad bridge over the Ohio River at Louisville
Open to pedestrians only

Big Jim Bridge (Marion County, Indiana)
Originally built in 1873 in Montgomery County, moved to Marion County
Bowstring pony truss bridge over Central Canal on trail behind Indianapolis Museum of Art in Indianapolis
Renovated and reopened for pederstrians

Big Run Road Bridge (Knox County, Ohio)
Built in 1915, rehabilitated in 2010
Through truss bridge over Kokosing River on Big Run Road (bypassed)
Restored for pedestrian use.

Big Sewee Creek Bridge (Meigs County, Tennessee)
Built 1914 by the Champion Bridge Co.
Derelict pin connected Pratt through truss with missing deck over Big Sewee Creek on Fezzell Rd
Derelict with missing deck

Bigelow Bridge (Cattaraugus County, New York)
Built 1928
Through truss bridge over Cattaraugus Creek in Springville
Bypassed, but restored and open to pedestrians

Bixby Bridge (Tulsa County, Oklahoma)
Built 1939, bypassed 1988.
19 span Parker pony truss bridge over Arkansas River on old alignment of US 64 in Bixby
Open to pedestrians

Black Bridge (Missoula County, Montana)
Built 1921 as a two-span through truss; reconstructed as a one-span truss bridge in 2008 by lengthening one of the spans and reusing parts from the second span
Reconstructed through truss bridge over Clark Fork River on a pedestrian trail (old alignment of US 12)
Open to pedestrians

Black Bridge (Greene County, New York)
Built 1882 to serve foot traffic and the Canajoharie & Catskill Railroad, Railroad service ended 1918.
Pratt through truss bridge over Catskill Creek on Pedestrian Walkway
Closed

Black Eagle Memorial Island Bridge (Cascade County, Montana)
Built 1908
Double-intersection Warren through truss bridge over a channel of the Missouri River on the River's Edge Trail (pedestrian trail) onto Black Eagle Mem. Island
Open to pedestrians

Blackstone River Bikeway - Blackstone River Bridge (Worcester County, Massachusetts)
Built 1887; relocated to this site 2001
Pin connected Lenticular pony truss bridge over Blackstone River on Blackstone River Bikeway
Open to pedestrians only

Blackstone River Bikeway - Worcester Flood Diversion Channel Bridge (Worcester County, Massachusetts)
Relocated circa 2001
Double-intersection Warren pony truss bridge over Worcester Flood Diversion Channel on Blackstone River Bikeway
Open to pedestrians only

Blair Covered Bridge 29-05-09 (Grafton County, New Hampshire)
Built 1869; Restored 1977 & 2013/14
Covered bridge over Pemigewasset River on Blair Road in Campton
Open to traffic

Bloomsbury Bridge (Hunterdon County, New Jersey)
Built 1892, reconstructed 1995
Pratt through truss bridge over Musconetcong River on CR 579 (aka Church Street)
Open to traffic

Blue Bridge (Kent County, Michigan)
Built 1892
Pratt through truss bridge over Grand River on formerly the Grand Rapids and Indiana Railroad, currently, a pedestrian path
Open to pedestrians

Blue Heron Bridge (McCreary County, Kentucky)
Built 1930's to carry coal cars, restrored 1960's for pedestrian use.
Cantilevered Deck truss bridge over Big South Fork on Pedestrian Path (use to carry coal cars)
Open to pedestrians

BM - Fitchburg Line Overpass (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1896, Abandoned 1987
Abandoned lattice through truss bridge over MBTA Fitchburg Line on B&M Central Massachusetts Branch (abandoned)
Derelict/abandoned

BM - I-95/MA-128 Bridge (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1960, rehabilitated 1988
Abandoned pony/through plate girder bridge over MA-128/I-95 on B&M Central Massachusetts Branch (abandoned)
Derelict/abandoned

BM - Sudbury River Bridge (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1933; abandoned 1987
Abandoned timber stringer bridge over Sudbury River on B&M Central Massachusetts Branch (abandoned)
Derelict/abandoned

BN - Belmont Tunnel (Dawes County, Nebraska)
Built 1889. abandoned to rail traffic in 1982
Tunnel
Bypassed Tunnel still used by RR personnel

BNSF - 735th Avenue Bridge (Meeker County, Minnesota)
Built 1928
Steel stringer bridge over 735th Avenue on BNSF Railway
Open to traffic

Boardman's Bridge (Litchfield County, Connecticut)
Built in 1888 by the Berlin Iron Bridge Company; Bypassed 1985
Lenticular through truss bridge over Housatonic River on Boardman Road (Bypasssed section)
Intact but closed to all traffic

Boggy Creek Bridge (Polk County, Arkansas)
Built ca. 1938; relocated April 2005
Relocated pony truss bridge over Briar Creek in Mena City Park, previously over Boggy Creek on AR 370
Open to pedestrians only

Boise River Greenbelt - 8th Street Bridge (Ada County, Idaho)
Built 1911; Converted to pedestrian use 1988
Pratt through truss bridge over Boise River on Boise River Greenbelt (an old alignment of 8th Street)
Open to pedestrians

Bonanza Bridge (Caldwell County, Missouri)
Built 1883; replaced and relocated in 1994-95
Whipple through truss bridge over Shoal Creek on Bonanza Road
Relocated to a field next to the original site

Bonnie's Bridge (Camden County, New Jersey)
Built mid 1700s
Stone arch bridge over Cooper River
Open to pedestrians only

Boom Island Pedestrian Bridge (Hennepin County, Minnesota)
Built 1901, Converted to pedestrian usage in 1987
Pratt through truss bridge over Back Channel of Mississippi River on Pedestrian trail
Open to pedestrians

Bostick Road Bridge (Allen County, Indiana)
Built 1894 by the Canton Bridge Co.; closed April 2004
Whipple through truss bridge over St. Marys River on Bostick Road in Fort Wayne
Rehabilitated in place for reuse as a pedestrian bridge.

Bottineau Trail - Clearwater River Bridge (Red Lake County, Minnesota)
Built 1915
Warren pony truss bridge over Bridge Street, Clearwater River on Bottineau Trail
Open to pedestrians

Brackenridge Park Bowstring (Bexar County, Texas)
Built 1880 by the King Bridge & Iron Co. Moved from unknown original location in 1937 to Brackenridge Park.
Bowstring pony truss bridge over San Antonio River on Pedestrian Walkway in Brackenridge Park
Open to pedestrians

Brady Creek Bridge (McCulloch County, Texas)
Built in 1939 with funding from the Public Roads Administration, Federal Works Agency
Steel stringer bridge over Brady Creek
Open to traffic

Briarcliff Linear Trail - Line Creek Bridge (Platte County, Missouri)
Built for Kansas City, Clay County and St. Joseph RR
Luten arch bridge over tributary of Line Creek on trail, formerly Kansas City, Clay County and St. Joseph RR
Open to pedestrians only

Brick Kingdom Path - Chronicle Bridge (Orleans County, Vermont)
Built 1906 over Town Highway 13, Relocated to Barton in 1998
Warren pony truss bridge over Willoughby Brook on Brick Kingdom Footpath
Intact but closed to all traffic

Brick Kingdom Path - E.M. & Sons Bridge (Orleans County, Vermont)
Built 1921 by Berlin Construction Co.on Town Highway 62; Reloacted 2000
Warren pony truss bridge over the Willoughby Brook on Brick Kingdom Footpath
Intact but closed to all traffic

Bridge @ the Great River Road Archway Monument (Buffalo County, Nebraska)
Built 1914 by the Canton Bridge Co. for vehicle use and relocated to its present location in 1999-2000.
Pratt through truss bridge over a pond on a pedestrian walkway
Open to pedestrians

Bridge Drive Bridge (Washington County, Wisconsin)
Half-hip Pratt pony truss bridge over Nolan Creek on Private road (old Bridge Drive)
Intact but closed to all traffic

Bridgeport Covered Bridge 05-29-01 (Nevada County, California)
Built 1862 by the Virginia Turnpike Co.; closed to traffic in 1973
Covered bridge over South Fork Yuba River on Pleasant Valley Road in South Yuba State Park
Closed to all traffic as of October 21, 2011

Bridges to the Past (Bridge #1) (Hardin County, Kentucky)
L&N Turnpike chartered by KY government in 1829. Construction of L&N Turnpike began in 1837 including bridges and completed in 1849. Placed on National Register of Historic Places in 1996.
Stone arch bridge over East Fork Tioga Creek on the "Bridges to the Past" walking trail, a restored section of the old L&N Turnpike (Old Dixie Hwy/US 31) in Fort Knox
Open to pedestrians

Bridges to the Past (Bridge #2) (Hardin County, Kentucky)
Built ca. 1837. Placed on National Register of Historic Places in 1996. For more info see Bridges to the Past (Bridge #1)
Stone arch bridge over East Fork Tioga Creek on the "Bridges to the Past" walking trail, a restored section of the old L&N Turnpike (Old Dixie Hwy/US 31) in Fort Knox
Open to pedestrians

Bridges to the Past (Bridge #3) (Hardin County, Kentucky)
Built ca. 1837. Placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1996. For more info. see Bridges to the Past (Bridge #1).
Stone arch bridge over East Fork Tioga Creek on the "Bridges to the Past" walking trail, a restored section of the old L&N Turnpike (Old Dixie Hwy/US 31) in Fort Knox
Open to pedestrians

Bridgeview Bridge (Franklin County, Ohio)
Built in 1900 by the Brackett Bridge Co. in Scioto County, after being dismantled and stored it was restored for trail use in Franklin County.
Relocated Camelback bowstring through truss bridge over Alum Creek on Alum Creek Greenway
Open to pedestrians

Briscoe Bridge (Warrick County, Indiana)
Built 1893
Through truss bridge over Little Pigeon Creek on Old River Road
Restoration completed and open to traffic

Broadway Bridge (Franklin County, Kentucky)
Built 1910
Through truss bridge over Kentucky River on KY 3506 in Frankfort
Fenced off with No Trespassing Signs