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Wabash - Bear Creek bridge (Adair County, Missouri)
Original 80' pile trestle at this location built 1902; renewed 1921 with a 84' pile trestle, rebuilt 1936 with this steel stringer span; left in-place after line abandonment in 1997
Steel stringer bridge over Bear Creek on Wabash, later N&W, later NS Railway
Intact but closed to all traffic

Wabash - Village Creek Bridge (Wapello County, Iowa)
Built 1885 in Missouri; Erected here 1916; Bridge abandoned 1982; Sold to local land owner & converted ??
Whipple through truss bridge over Village Creek on private road (abandoned N&W, ex-Wasbash)
Converted to four-wheeler/pedestrian usage by private owner

Wabash Railroad Bridge #1509 (replacement span) (Elkhart County, Indiana)
Replacement bridge for original through-truss span
Deck plate girder bridge over Elkhart River on Wabash Railroad
Intact but closed to all traffic

Wabash Railroad Bridge #1519 (Elkhart County, Indiana)
Left in-place upon line abandonment
Concrete culvert bridge over Whitehead Creek on Wabash, later N&W, Railway
Intact but closed to all traffic

Wabash Railroad Bridge #1918 (Randolph County, Missouri)
Built 1858 by the North Missouri Railroad Co.
Brick arch bridge with stone facing, over a tributary of Hoover Creek on Wabash, later N&W, later NS Railway
Intact but closed to all traffic account of line abandonment ca. 1996

Wabash Railroad Bridge #1940 (Macon County, Missouri)
Built 1905
Abandoned pony/through girder bridge over BNSF Railway on Wabash, later N&W, later NS Railway
Derelict/abandoned

Wabash Railroad Bridge #2048 (Schuyler County, Missouri)
Original pile trestle bridge at this location built 1894; rebuilt 1939 with this steel stringer span, renewed 1982; left derelict account of line abandonment ca. 1996
Abandoned Steel stringer bridge over Unknown creek on Wabash, later N&W, later NS Railway
Intact but closed to all traffic

Waddell "A" Truss Bridge (Platte County, Missouri)
Built 1898 for the Quincy, Omaha and Kansas City Railroad. Abandoned in 1939, but converted into a highway bridge on MO 4 in 1953. Dismantled in 1980 to make room for Smithville Reservoir, but relocated to English Landing Park in Parkville in 1987.
Through truss bridge originally spanning Linn Branch Creek in Clinton County near Trimble, but relocated to English Landing Park in Parkville spanning Rush Creek
Open to pedestrians only

Waldo Lane Pedestrian Bridge (Rutland County, Vermont)
Built 1922 over the Huntington River in Huntington; Removed 2000; Reconstructed for pedestrian use circa 2001
Polygonal warren pony truss with all verticals bridge over Otter Creek on Pedestrian Path
Open to pedestrians only

Waldo Road Bridge (Yuba County, California)
Built 1901
Through truss bridge over Dry Creek on Waldo Road in Spenceville Wildlife Area
Open and crossed, May 2010, after temporary closure in February 2009 due to deteriorating condition.

Waldrip Bridge (Coleman County, Texas)
Built 1911
Through truss bridge over Colorado River on CR 220
Rehabilitated in 2011 and now open for traffic.

Walker Bridge (Sacramento County, California)
Built in 1893 to replace Ecklon Bridge, replaced by the Rainbow Bridge in 1917 and moved to Siskiyou County to cross Klamath River in the 1930s, relocated back to original site in 1998 and reopened April 2000
Pennsylvania through truss bridge over American River on pedestrian trail in Folsom
Open to pedestrians

Walkway Over The Hudson State Park Bridge (Dutchess County, New York)
Built 1888 by the Union Bridge Co.; closed to railroad traffic May 8, 1974 due to fire; reopened to pedestrians on Oct. 3, 2009
Massive cantilevered deck truss bridge over the Hudson River between Poughkeepsie and Highland
Open to pedestrians

Wall Street Pedestrian Bridge (Van Wert County, Ohio)
Built 1896
Warren pony truss bridge over Town Creek on Wall Street
Open to pedestrians

Walnut Street Bridge (Northampton County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1860
Pratt through truss bridge formerly over Saucon Creek on Walnut Street in Hellertown
Open to pedestrians

Washington Avenue Bridge (Pettis County, Missouri)
Built 1910-11 by the Midland Bridge Co.; rehabilitated 1989 and 2013
Through truss bridge over the railroad tracks on Washington Avenue in Sedalia, three blocks east of MO 765
Open to traffic

Water Street Bridge (Cortland County, New York)
Built 1881 by Corrugated Metal Company
Pin-connected Lenticular pony truss bridge over West Branch Tioughnioga River on Water Street (Pedestrian Walkway)
Open to pedestrians

Water Street Bridge (Ramsey County, Minnesota)
Stone arch bridge over Pickerel Lake Outlet on Water Street
Open to pedestrians only

Waterford Bridge (Dakota County, Minnesota)
Built 1909; made obsolete by a new bridge in 2010, won SavingPlaces grant and fortified substructure: remains intact for pedestrian use
Through truss bridge over Cannon River on CR 166 Canada Ave.
Bypassed by a new bridge in 2010. Bridge open to pedestrians only.

Waterloo Park Bridge (Grayson County, Texas)
Built in 1886 by the Kansas City Bridge & Iron Company
Pratt through truss bridge relocated to public park
On display in park, used as pathway

Watershed Trail - Cahokia Creek Bridge (Madison County, Illinois)
Warren deck truss bridge over Cahokia Creek on MCT Watershed Trail, former Illinois Terminal Railroad
Open to pedestrians

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

Wauponsee Glacial Trail - Kankakee River Bridge (Will County, Illinois)
Original 598' iron truss bridge (4 spans @ 150') built 1880; rebuilt 1902 with this bridge (built by Wisconsin Bridge & Iron); a derailment in a unknown year damaged the easternmost truss span, and was replaced with a pony plate girder.
Pratt through truss bridge over Kankakee River on Wauponsee Glacial Trail (formerly Wabash, later N&W, then NS Railway)
Open to pedestrians

Wayman Ditch Base Road Bridge (Jackson County, Indiana)
Built in 1896 by the Lafayette Bridge Company, Relocated 2011 to Jackson County Fairgrounds
Pony truss bridge over Ditch at Jackson County Fairgrounds
Open to pedestrians only

Wea Creek Bridge (Shawnee County, Kansas)
Built 1870 by the Buckeye Bridge Works; relocated 1988
Relocated bowstring truss bridge on the grounds of the Kansas State Historical Society in Topeka
Open to pedestrians only

Wells Street Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1922, rehabilitated 2013
Double-leaf bascule bridge over Main Branch Chicago River on N. Wells Street and CTA 'L' in Chicago
Open

West Cliff Drive Bridge (Santa Cruz County, California)
Built 1918, re-engineered and rehabilitated in 2000
Wooden Howe truss bridge over railroad tracks on West Cliff Drive in Santa Cruz
Open to one-way traffic

West Monitor Bridge (Chelan County, Washington)
Built 1907 by the Puget Sound Bridge & Dredging Co., rehabilitated in 2010-11
Through truss bridge over Wenatchee River on Old Monitor Road
Open to traffic

West Prestonsburg Bridge (Floyd County, Kentucky)
Built 1925 by Steel & Lebby Contracting Co.
Concrete through arch bridge over Levista Fork on West Bridge Street in Prestonsburg
Closed to all traffic

West Street Bridge (Old) (Wyoming County, New York)
Built 1937 at West Street; relocated and reopened as a pedestrian bridge in 2012
Relocated pony truss bridge over Cattaraugus Creek in Arcade
Replaced by a new bridge

Westerville Bridge (Franklin County, Ohio)
Built 1888 by the Columbus Bridge Co. Relocated around 2002 to Current Location
Pratt through truss bridge over Alum Creek on Westerville Bikeway
Open to pedestrians

Westmoreland Bridge (Dallas County, Texas)
Built 1957, Replaced 1989, Converted to Hike and Bike Trail 2010
Steel stringer bridge over Trinity River on Westmoreland Road / Hike and Bike Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Westport Covered Bridge 14-16-01 (Decatur County, Indiana)
Built 1880 by A.M.Kennedy & Sons, bypassed in early 1970's, recently restored and reopened to traffic.
Burr Arch truss covered bridge over Sand Creek on Layton Road
Open to light traffic on a secondary road

White Mills Bridge (Hardin County, Kentucky)
Built in 1899 by the Champion Bridge Company of Wilmington, OH; rehabilitated 1937
Pratt through truss bridge over Nolin River on Old KY 84
Renovated and reopened to traffic

White Rock Bridge (Washington County, Rhode Island)
Built 1906 by the National Construction Co.; railroad discontinued 1922; bridge closed to all traffic in 1976
Through and pony truss bridge over Pawcatuck River on Bridge Road/White Rock Road at Westerly
Open for Pedestrian Use

Whitewood Creek Bridge (Lawrence County, South Dakota)
Built 1930
Pony truss bridge over Whitewood Creek on a pedestrian path (formerly US 85)
Open to pedestrians

Whittier Greenway - Norwalk Boulevard Overpass (Los Angeles County, California)
Built 1966
Girder bridge over Norwalk Blvd. on Whittier Greenway Trail


Wildcat Bridge Road Bridge (Robertson County, Texas)
Built 1920, restored in 2013
Pratt through truss bridge over Little Brazos River on Wildcat Bridge Road
Restored and reopened to traffic

Williamstown Buck Creek Bridge (Jefferson County, Kansas)
Stone arch bridge over Unnamed Creek
Solid early 20th century stone arch with some road-level reinforcements

Willow Creek Bridge (Pierce County, Nebraska)
Built 1913, moved to current location in 1994
Lattice truss/girder bridge over an unnamed stream on a county road, 4 mi. north and 1.2 mi. east of Pierce
Open to pedestrians only

Winchell Through Truss (McCulloch County, Texas)
Completed in 1932 by the Austin Bridge Co., the bridge narrowly survived the record high flood of 1936, condemned in 1987
Camelback through truss bridge over Colorado River on old Hwy 377
Closed to all traffic

Windham Road Bridge (Windham County, Connecticut)
Built 1857; bypassed 2001; reopened to pedestrians 2006
Two-span stone arch bridge over Willimantic River on Windham Road in Windham
Open to pedestrians only

Windsor Harbor Bridge (Jefferson County, Missouri)
Originally built 1874 by the Keystone Bridge Co. over River Des Peres at Lemay Ferry in St. Louis. Relocated to Kimmswick in 1930; bypassed by new bridge in 1985.
Wrought-iron through truss over Rock Creek on Windsor Harbor Road in Kimmswick
Open to pedestrians only

Winfield Ferry (Lincoln County, Missouri)
Ferry across the Mississippi River just below Lock and Dam No. 25 at Winfield
Closed with all traffic routed to Golden Eagle Ferry

Winona Bridge (Winona County, Minnesota)
Built 1941; rehabilitated 1985, 2008, and will be rehabilitated again in 2018
Through truss bridge over Mississippi River on MN 43 in Winona
Closed for rehabilitation

Winston Bridge (Marshall County, Alabama)
Submerged by the impoundment of the TVA's Lake Guntersville in 1939.
Bridge over Town Creek
Submerged under Lake Guntersville

WLE - Great Stone Viaduct (Belmont County, Ohio)
Built 1867-71, opened June 21, 1871; abandoned 1983
Stone arch bridge over city streets on the former B&O Railroad at the west approach to the Benwood Railroad Bridge. Listed in Landmarkhunter as "B & O Railroad Viaduct".
East portion open to traffic, west portion abandoned

Wood Family Fishing Bridge (Rock County, Wisconsin)
Built 1928, abandoned 1960s, converted to pedestrian bridge 1997
Through truss bridge over Rock River on RiverWalk pathway
Open to pedestrians only

Woodlawn Park Road Bridge (Bexar County, Texas)
Built 1935 by the Works Progress Administration
Steel stringer bridge over Woodlawn Lake Drain on Woodlawn Park Road
Open to traffic

Woolen Mill Bridge (Chittenden County, Vermont)
Built c.1881 for the American Woolen Mill; Abandoned 1954; Converted to pedestrian path 1979
Stone arch bridge over Old mill race on Champlain Mill Path
Open to pedestrians only

Worley Bridge (Milam County, Texas)
Built 1911
Pratt through truss bridge over San Gabriel River on Cr 428
Open to traffic

WWRC - Ashland Truss Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built 1907 from one span of Bridge 124 on B&O Wheeling Division; railroad sold to Historic Red Clay Valley 1982
Pratt through truss bridge over Red Clay Creek on Wilmington & Western RR (former Baltimore & Ohio)
Ocasional use by excursion trains

Wyoming Bridge (Lancaster County, Nebraska)
Built 1878 on a county road over Squaw Creek in Otoe County; relocated and rehabilitated in Lincoln in 2004
Bowstring pony truss bridge over a pond on a trail in the Lincoln Saline Wetlands Nature Center
Open to pedestrians

Wyomissing Bridge (Berks County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1925; rehabilitated 2004
Concrete arch bridge over the NS Railroad on PA 3019 in Wyomissing
Open to traffic

Yellow Bank Church Campground Bridge (Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota)
Built 1893 by the King Bridge Company of Cleveland, Ohio; relocated to Dakota County
Thacher through truss bridge over Yellow Bank River on TWP 76
Open to pedestrians

Yellow Bridge (Sacramento County, California)
Built 1908
Pennsylvania Petit through truss bridge over Cosumnes River on Pedestrian walkway
Open to pedestrians

Yellow Creek Park Bridge (Daviess County, Kentucky)
Originally built in 1897 by the Wrought Iron Bridge Co. over South Fork Panther Creek in Owensboro on KY 762, but later restored and relocated to Yellow Creek Park in Thruston, KY.
Pratt through truss bridge over Yellow Creek on a nature/hiking trail in the Yellow Creek Park in Thruston
Open to pedestrians

York Boulevard Bridge (Los Angeles County, California)
Wooden Trolley Bridge 1890, Concrete Arch Built 1912
Concrete arch bridge over I-110 on York Blvd. in Los Angeles
Open to traffic

Zane Gray Bridge (Muskingum County, Ohio)
Originally built 1909 by the Mt. Vernon Bridge Co. over Salt Creek on Wheeling Road (TR 442). Relocated 2000.
Pony truss bridge on the grounds of the National Road/Zane Gray Museum, east of Zanesville
Open to pedestrians only

Zionsville Rail Trail - Eagle Creek Bridge (Boone County, Indiana)
Built 1919
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Eagle Creek on Formerly Penn Central Railroad(nee New York Central, others)
In Use with Zionsville Rail Trail.

Zoar Bridge (Tuscarawas County, Ohio)
Built in 1883 by the Wrought Iron Bridge Co,, restored for trail use in 2004.
Pratt through truss bridge over Tuscarawas River on Zoar Valley Trail (old section of Cr-82)
Open to pedestrians