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Long Grove Covered Bridge (Lake County, Illinois)
Built 1925; rehabilitated 1981
Truss bridge over Buffalo Creek on Robert Parker Coffin Road in Long Grove
Open to traffic

Longleaf Trace Recreational Trail - US49 Overpass (Forrest County, Mississippi)
Built 1940
Plate girder bridge over US 49 on Long Leaf Trace in Hattiesburg
Open to pedestrians

Longwood Covered Bridge 14-21-01 (Fayette County, Indiana)
Built in 1884 over Williams Creek and moved to Roberts Park in 1984.
Burr arch truss bridge over depression in Roberts Park
Open to pedestrians

Lovers Leap Bridge (Litchfield County, Connecticut)
Built in 1895 by the Berlin Iron Bridge Company
Lenticular through truss bridge over Housatonic River on Abandoned section of Pumpkin Hill Road
Open to pedestrians

Lower Trail - Mt Etna Bridge (Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1930
Bridge over Juniata River on Lower Rail Trail
Open to pedestrians & bicylces on the trail side, Traffic on the other

Luce Line Trail Bridge (Hennepin County, Minnesota)
Built 1885 in Pearl, Illinois; Relocated to Long Lake in 1914; Relocated again 2008
Pratt through truss bridge over Wayzata Boulevard on Luce Line State Trail
Open to pedestrians

LV - Spring Creek Trestle (Livingston County, New York)
Timber stringer bridge over Spring Creek on former Lehigh Valley Railroad (currently a private road)
Open to private road traffic

LVRC - Fisher Covered Bridge (Lamoille County, Vermont)
Built 1908 by St. Johnsbury & Lamoille County Railroad; Steel stringers added 1968; Line abandoned 1997; Rehabilitated 2001
Covered double Town Lattice through truss bridge over Lamoille River on Lamoille Valley Rail Road
Open to pedestrians only

LVRC - Morrill Brook Bridge (Caledonia County, Vermont)
Built 1872; Abandoned 1997
Stone arch bridge over Morrill Brook on LVRC
Derelict/abandoned

LVRC - Shawsville Bridge (Franklin County, Vermont)
Built for the St.J & LC Railroad; Abandoned 1997
Abandoned timber stringer bridge over Unnamed creek on Lamoille Valley Rail Trail
Derelict/abandoned.Experiences some use for snowmobiles in the winter months

M&B - Steven Branch Bridge (Washington County, Vermont)
Built for the Central Vermont Railroad; Abandoned 1958
Pratt through truss with all verticals bridge over Steven Branch on Abandoned Montpelier & Barre (Central Vermont) Railroad
Open to pedestrians / snowmobiles only

MacArthur Avenue Trail - Minnehaha Creek Bridge (Montgomery County, Maryland)
Built ca. 1895
Abandoned deck truss bridge over MacArthur Avenue Trail on MacArthur Avenue Trail
Open to pedestrians only

MacKerricher Log Bridge (Mendocino County, California)
Built in 1916 as logging railroad, converted in 1949 to log truck road, closed to commercial traffic in 1970's.
Timber stringer bridge over MacKerricher park road on Abandoned logging railroad/road
Open to pedestrians

Main Street Bridge (Summers County, West Virginia)
Built 1928
Through arch bridge over Grace St And Csx Rr on Wv Rt 107
Retired in place as a walking path

Major Road Bridge (Fayette County, Iowa)
Built 1912; replaced in 1998 but left in place
Warren through truss bridge over Turkey River on Major Road
Closed to all traffic

Manayunk Philadelphia & Reading Railroad Bridge (Washington, District of Columbia)
Built 1845 1/2 Mile East of Flat Rock Tunnel. In service until 1901.
Howe pony truss bridge over Nothing (Exhibit) on Nothing (Exhibit)
One truss line on display as museum exhibit.

Manchester Covered Bridge 35-61-33 (Noble County, Ohio)
Built 1915; Repaired 1961; Restored 2005
Covered Multiple Kingpost bridge over Olive Green Creek on TR 3
Open to pedestrians only

Manitowoc Rapids Truss Bridge (Manitowoc County, Wisconsin)
Built 1887 by Wisconsin Bridge & Iron Co.
Through truss bridge over Manitowoc River on Foot / bicycle trail
Open to pedestrians

Marble Creek Bridge (Ripley County, Indiana)
Built ca. 1905, Concrete deck added in 1986.
Stone arch bridge over Marble Creek on G Road
Open to traffic with restricted access

Mariposa Bridge (Lincoln County, North Carolina)
Built 1912 by the Owego Bridge Co.; bypassed 1984
Through truss bridge over Leepers Creek on NC 1412
Bypassed by new bridge and preserved in place

Marrs Creek Bridge (Randolph County, Arkansas)
Built 1934 by the Luten Bridge Co.; rehabilitated and widened in 1950; bypassed by new bridge in 2010
Open-spandrel arch bridge over Marrs Creek on US 62/67 in Pocahontas
Open to pedestrians only

Martin's Fork Greenway Bridge (Harlan County, Kentucky)
Built in 1910 to carry Louisville & Nashville spur to coal mines at Crummies, KY
Polygonal Warren pony truss (camelback design) bridge over Cumberland River, Martin's Fork on abandoned railroad
Open to pedestrians

Mary Morrow Covered Bridge 49-42-d (Monroe County, Wisconsin)
It was built to replace a failing bridge in the winter of 2013-2014
Town lattice truss bridge over Beaver Creek on Pedestrians, Snowmobiles, Bikes
Open to traffic

Mary's River Covered Bridge 13-79-01 (Randolph County, Illinois)
Built 1854; carried traffic until 1930; rehabilitated 1954 and 2004-05
Covered bridge over Little Mary's River northeast of Chester, just off IL 150
Open to pedestrians only

Maury Maverick Bridge (Brazoria County, Texas)
Built 1932 on Jendrusch Road in Karnes County. Relocated here in 2003 to this location.
Polygonal Warren pony truss bridge over Mustang Bayou on the Tom Blakeny Hike and Bike Trail
Open to pedestrians

Max Bridge (Furnas County, Nebraska)
Pratt pony truss bridge over Medicine Creek on a pedestrian trail
Open to pedestrians only

McCloud Nature Park Bridge (Hendricks County, Indiana)
Built 1913 over the Big Monon Ditch on CR700S in Pulaski County; moved to McCloud Nature Center in 2009-2010
Relocated Warren through truss bridge across Big Walnut Creek on trail in McCloud Nature Park
Used for pedestrian traffic and also park and emergency vehicles

McCool's Creek Bridge (Carroll County, Kentucky)
Built ca. 1869. Originally carried an old alignment of US 42 over McCool's Creek. Moved over a ravine between Two Rivers Campground and Point Park in Carrollton in August, 2013.
Bowstring pony truss bridge over Ravine on Carrollton Riverwalk
Open to pedestrians only

McCoy Bridge (Macon County, North Carolina)
Built ca. 1915, truss span possibly relocated here in the 1940s and rehabilitated in 1960.
Through truss bridge over Little Tennessee River on NC 1456
Open to traffic

McCune Creek Bridge (Solano County, California)
Built 1911; rehabilitated 1951, abandoned unknown year with road re-alignement
Abandoned Concrete box bridge over McCune Creek on old Winters Road
Close to traffic

McGowan Bridge (Clay County, Missouri)
Carried interurban rail from 1913 to 1933
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Rush Creek on abandoned interurban RR
Preserved as part of the Martha Lafite Thompson Nature Sanctuary

McPherson's Ford Bridge (Alleghany County, Virginia)
Built 1896; Rehabilitated in 1948, bypassed and preserved 2013
Through truss bridge over Cowpasture River on Route 633 (McKinney Hollow Rd)
Open to pedestrians only

MCR - Lake Britton Bridge (Shasta County, California)
Built 1955
Deck plate girder bridge over Lake Britton on McCloud River Railroad
Closed to traffic

Meadowlake Park Bridge (Garfield County, Oklahoma)
Pony truss bridge over Boggy Creek on miniature railroad in Enid
Open to traffic

Medora Covered Bridge 14-36-04 (Jackson County, Indiana)
Built 1875, closed to vehicle traffic in 1972, restored in 2011
Three-span covered bridge over East Fork White River just off IN 235, east of Medora
Open to pedestrians only

Mickelson Trail - Whitewood Creek Bridge #2 (Lawrence County, South Dakota)
Bridge on the George S. Mickleson Trail (former Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Railroad)
Open to pedestrians

Middle Nodaway River Bridge (Adams County, Iowa)
Built ca. 1920
Through truss bridge over Middle Nodaway River on 110th Street
Open to traffic

Middle Tunnel (Oconee County, South Carolina)
Built 1953
Abandoned tunnel
Derelict/abandoned - Majority of tunnel was filled in in the early 1900s

Mill City Trail - North Fork Santiam River Bridge (Marion County, Oregon)
Built 1888 near San Jose, CA, Relocated to Mill City 1919.
Pratt through truss bridge over North Fork Santiam River on Mill City Trail
Open to pedestrians

Mill Road Bridge (Livingston County, New York)
Former State Route 39 Bridge before highway rerouted to the east.
Pratt pony truss bridge over Little Conesus Creek on Wadsworth Park Trail
Open to pedestrians

Mill Road Bridge (Darke County, Ohio)
Built 1881 by the Massillon Bridge Co.
Through truss bridge over Greenville Creek on TR 385 in Gettysburg
Open to pedestrians only

Mill Ruins Park Bridge (Hennepin County, Minnesota)
Built 1879
Lost Bridge over Waterpower canal and tailraces from lost mills on Former Minneapolis Eastern Railroad ROW
Removed but not replaced

Miller Bridge (Madison County, Iowa)
Built 1884
Pony truss bridge over a drainage ditch on McBride Trl
Open to pedestrians

Millmont Covered Bridge 38-60-01 #2 (Union County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1855
Covered bridge over Penns Creek on Covered Bridge Road
Restored and open for traffic.

MILW - Musselshell River Bridge (Golden Valley County, Montana)
Milwaukee route
Deck plate girder bridge over Musselshell River on Private road
Open to traffic

Minnesota River Bridge (Big Stone County, Minnesota)
Built 1920
Concrete arch bridge over Minnesota River on a pedestrian path in Ortonville
Open to pedestrians

Missisquoi Valley Rail Trail - Berkshire Bridge (Franklin County, Vermont)
Built 1900 by American Bridge Co.; Inactive 1984-1988; Abandoned 1992; Converted to rail-trail use in 1994
Pin connected Pratt through truss bridge over Missisquoi River on Missisquoi Valley Rail Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Missisquoi Valley Rail Trail - Sheldon Junction Bridge (Franklin County, Vermont)
Built 1900 by American Bridge Co.; One span destroyed 1984; Re-purposed for rail trail use in 1994
Pin connected Pratt through truss bridge over Missisquoi River on Missisquoi Valley Rail Trail
Open to pedestrians only

MKT (Katy) Railroad Culvert (Wood County, Texas)
The MKT (Katy) Railroad built the culverts in 1919 (see date at top center of culverts). These culverts replaced the ones built in 1881 when the Katy was built from Greenville to Mineola.
Abandoned concrete culvert bridge over Unnamed creek on MKT Railroad
Culverts are on abandoned MKT (Katy) Railroad which ran from Greenville, Texas to Mineola, Texas. This section of the Katy Railroad was called "The Plug".

MKT - Boonville Railroad Bridge (3rd) (Cooper County, Missouri)
Built 1932, abandoned in 1992 and donated to city by Union Pacific; reopened for rail-trail use April 2016.
Vertical-lift through truss bridge over the Missouri River on Future Katy Trail in Boonville
Partially opened to rail-trail use April 2nd, 2016

MKT - Mill Creek Bridge (Ellis County, Texas)
Built 1933
Abandoned Polygonal Warren pony truss bridge over Mill Creek on MKT Railroad
Abandoned

Molly's Landing Bridge #1 (Section of Old US 66 Bird Creek Bridge [Westbound Lane]) (Rogers County, Oklahoma)
Built 1936 on Route 66 over Bird Creek, relocated to present location 2011
Pratt through truss bridge on the driveway entrance to Molly's Landing Restaurant
Open to traffic

Molly's Landing Bridge #2 (Section of Old US 66 Bird Creek Bridge [Westbound Lane]) (Rogers County, Oklahoma)
Built 1936 on Route 66 over Bird Creek, relocated to present location 2011
Pratt pony truss bridge on driveway to Molly's Landing Restaurant
Open to traffic

Monon High Bridge Trail - IN 25 Overpass (Carroll County, Indiana)
Built 1963
Steel stringer bridge over IN 25 on Delphi Historic Trail/Monon High Bridge Trail
Open to pedestrians

Monsrud Bridge (Allamakee County, Iowa)
Built 1887 by the King Bridge Co.
Bowstring pony truss bridge over Paint Creek on Swebakken Road, now resides in Yellow River State Forest
Open to pedestrians only

Montour Trail - Piney Fork Bridge (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
Foot bridge built ca. 1924 to serve Monessen steel mill. More recently moved and stored at Quicksilver access area. Relocated and preserved on trail in 2010.
Warren through truss bridge over Piney Fork on Montour Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Moonville Rail Trail - Kings Hollow Tunnel (Athens County, Ohio)
Built 1855
Abandoned tunnel on former CSX(B&O) line
Derelict/abandoned

MoPac - Saline Creek Tributary Stone Culvert (Madison County, Missouri)
Built 1869
Stone Slab Box Culvert over unnamed creek - minor branch of Saline Creek on Belmont Branch St. Louis Iron Mountain Railway


MoPac - West Barretts Tunnel (St. Louis County, Missouri)
Built between 1851-53 by the Pacific (later MO Pacific) Railroad for a single broad gauge track; Gauge standardized in 1869. Tunnel remained in service until congestion caused the railroad to bypass the tracks via a cut 100' to the south in 1944.
Tunnel under a hill in Kirkwood, MO on former Missouri Pacific Railroad
Abandoned

Morel Bridge (Deer Lodge County, Montana)
Built 1914 by prision inmates in Montana as part of the "Good Roads Movement". Bridge abandoned in 1916 due to construction of mining settling ponds.
Marsh arch bridge over Silver Bow Creek on an abandoned county road
Open to pedestrians

Moscow Mills Bridge (Lincoln County, Missouri)
Built 1885 by Raymond and Campbell
Abandoned through truss bridge over the Cuivre River at Moscow Mills
Closed to all traffic

Moseley Wrought Iron Arch Bridge (Essex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1864 at Pacific Mills in Lawrence; relocated 1989; reopened to foot traffic in 1995
Relocated wrought-iron through arch bridge on the grounds of Merrimack College in North Andover
Open to pedestrians

Mt. Nebo State Park Trail Bridge (Yell County, Arkansas)
Built 1933
Stone arch bridge for foot traffic only.
Open to pedestrians only

Mud Creek Bridge (Cobb County, Georgia)
Built 1928
Warren pony truss bridge over Mud Creek on Old Dallas Road
Preserved immediately north of current roadway and culvert

Nashua Millyard Footbridge (Hillsborough County, New Hampshire)
Built 1903
Pratt through truss bridge over Nashua River on Factory Footpath
Open to pedestrians only

Nelson Creek Bridge (Plumas County, California)
Built 1890
Pratt through truss bridge over Nelson Creek on Old Quincy La Porte Road
Open to pedestrians

Nelson Mountain Covered Bridge 37-20-06 (Lane County, Oregon)
Built 1928; rehabilitated 1984
Covered Howe through truss bridge over Lake Creek on Nelson Mountain Road
Open to traffic

Nemo Bridge (Morgan County, Tennessee)
Built 1929 after this and nearby bridges at Oakdale and Deermont were destroyed by floods in 1906
Camelback through truss bridge over Emory River on Catoosa Road
Open to pedestrians

Netherland Inn Road Bridge (Sullivan County, Tennessee)
Replaced a steel truss bridge that collapsed into the river in 1937; bypassed by new bridge in 2009
Warren deck truss bridge over North Fork Holston River on Netherland Inn Road
Open to pedestrians only

New Bridge (Bergen County, New Jersey)
Built 1889 by the King Iron Bridge Co.; bypassed by upstream bridge in 1956; rehabilitated 2003
Swing pony truss bridge over Hackensack River on Old New Bridge Road/Main Street
Open to pedestrians only

New Richmond Bridge (Allegan County, Michigan)
Built 1879 by the Milwaukee Bridge & Iron Co.; closed to traffic 1997; rehabilitated as pedestrian bridge 2003
Pony truss swing bridge over Kalamazoo River on 57th Street
Open to pedestrians

New Troy Bridge (Berrien County, Michigan)
Built 1923
Concrete curved chord through girder bridge over Galien River on Avery Road/Mill Road
Open to pedestrians only

Newbern Bridge (Bartholomew County, Indiana)
Built ca. 1910; rehabilitated 1982
Through truss bridge over Clifty Creek on CR 850 East
In storage or disassembled

NH - Berkshire Division Merritt Parkway Bridge (Fairfield County, Connecticut)
Built 1935, line abandoned 1940.
Abandoned pony/through plate girder bridge over Merritt Parkway on NYNH&H Berkshire Division (abandoned)
Derelict/abandoned

NH - Great Hill Pond Brook Arch (Middlesex County, Connecticut)
Built 1899; abandoned 1965
Abandoned stone arch bridge over Great Hill Pond Brook on NYNH&H Air Line (abandoned)
Derelict/abandoned

NH - Mine Brook Arch (Middlesex County, Connecticut)
Abandoned 1965
Abandoned stone arch bridge over Mine Brook on NYNH&H Air Line (abandoned)
Derelict/abandoned

NH - Muddy Gutter Brook Arch (Middlesex County, Connecticut)
Abandoned 1965
Abandoned stone arch bridge over Muddy Gutter Brook on NYNH&H Air Line (abandoned)
Derelict/abandoned

NH - Nashoba Brook Bridge (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
Built ca. 1907
Deck plate girder bridge over Nashoba Brook on NH Framingham & Lowell Line
Derelict/abandoned

NH - Unnamed Brook Arch (Middlesex County, Connecticut)
Abandoned bridge over Unnamed Creek on NY&Boston Airline/NewHaven RR
Derelict/abandoned

Nickel Plate IMC Crazy Creek bridge (Miami County, Indiana)
Timber stringer bridge over Crazy Creek on Nickel Plate Trail soon, formerly Norfolk Southern(nee N&W, Nickel Plate Road, Lake Erie and Western, others) in Denver
Open to pedestrians

Nickel Plate IMC Pipe Creek Bridge (Miami County, Indiana)
Once part of the Peru and Indianapolis Railroad to connect those two cities(2nd oldest in Indiana), Later saw NYC trains use this line as well. Last used by Central Railroad of Indy RR before abandonment in 1999. IMC denotes Indy to Michigan City.
Deck girder bridge over Pipe Creek on Nickel Plate Trail, formerly Norfolk Southern(nee N&W, Nickel Plate Road, Lake Erie and Western, Peru and Indianapolis, others) in Bunker Hill
Open to pedestrians

Niles Greenway - Mahoning River Bridge (Trumbull County, Ohio)
Bridge over Mahoning River on former Erie Railroad's Niles & Lisbon Branch
Open to traffic

No-Hands Bridge (Placer County, California)
Built 1912,
Closed-spandrel Reinforced concrete arch bridge over North Fork American River
Open to pedestrians & horses

Nobles' Trail Twin Bridges (Shasta County, California)
Built 1924, Bypassed 1963
Concrete curved chord through girder bridge over Dry Creek on Nobles Trail Road
Open to pedestrians

North Main Street Bridge (Los Angeles County, California)
Built 1910
Concrete arch bridge over Los Angeles River on N Main Street in Los Angeles
Open to traffic

North Sylamore Creek (Barkshed) (Stone County, Arkansas)
Former M & NA Railroad Bridge
Through truss bridge over North Sylamore Creek on Footbridge, formerly a Railroad Bridge
Decent shape, though the deck could use a little repair

North Village Bridge (Worcester County, Massachusetts)
Mr. Parker (Inventor of the Parker Truss) was directly involved in the building of this bridge.
Parker pony truss bridge over a feeder stream that flows into Lake Chaubunagungamaug on a pedestrian walkway in Memorial Beach Park
Open to pedestrians

Northwestern Railroad Bridge (Eau Claire County, Wisconsin)
Built 1880, approach added 1898, abandoned 2007, Became a trail summer 2015
Lattice Deck Truss over Chippewa River on Former Union Pacific Railroad
Open to pedestrians only

Norwottuck Rail Trail - Connecticut River Bridge (Hampshire County, Massachusetts)
Built 1887; retrofitted for pedestrian use in 1992
Lattice through truss bridge over Connecticut River on Norottuck Rail Trail
Open to pedestrians and bicyclists

NS - Congaree River Bridge (Richland County, South Carolina)
Swinging Warren through truss bridge over Congaree River on Norfolk Southern Railway
Replaced by a new bridge

NS - Elk Gap Tunnel (Campbell County, Tennessee)
Served as N-S spur connection to CSX main line near Jellico
Inactive tunnel under Elk Gap on former Norfolk Southern Railroad
Intact but closed to all traffic

NS - JM Drawbridge (Ashtabula County, Ohio)
Built in 1911 This bascule bridge was also built by the New York Central Line Railroad
Bridge over Ashtabula River on Norfolk Southern and CSX Railroad
Still operatable in service

NS - Wildcat Creek Bridge (Howard County, Indiana)
Unknown builder, replaced covered bridge formerly at this location. This bridge survived the great flood of 1913 due to Lake Erie and Western Railroad loading bridge down with loaded coal cars.
Pratt through truss bridge over Wildcat Creek on former IMC Nickel Plate line
Preserved as a landmark while trail on old rail corridor crosses MOB next to it

Nubia Bridge (Tompkins County, New York)
Built 1877 by Groton Bridge Company over Fall Creek on Elm Street in Nubia, and relocated to Groton's town park in 1981
Bowstring pony truss bridge on a pedestrian path in the town's park


NWP - Alder Point Bridge (Humboldt County, California)
Built 1913 by the American Bridge Co.
Through truss bridge over Eel River on Northwestern Pacific Railroad (NWP)
Closed to all traffic

NWP - Island Mountain Bridge (Trinity County, California)
Built 1965
Warren through truss bridge over Eel River on Northwestern Pacific Railroad
Closed to all traffic

NWP - Petaluma River Bridge (Sonoma County, California)
Built 1911;
Warren through truss bridge over Petaluma River on Northwestern Pacific Railroad
Open to low emission locomotives and cars carrying animal feed and lumber up north four to five times a week.

NY5S Schoharie Creek Bridge (Montgomery County, New York)
Built 1910 by Fort Pitt Bridge works; Abandoned 1981; Converted for emergency Highway use 1987; Converted to pedestrian path 1988; Rehabilitated for permanent highway use 2015
Baltimore through truss bridge over Schoharie Creek on NY 5S
Open to highway traffic; RR line abandoned

NYC - 69th Street Transfer Bridge (New York County, New York)
Built 1911
Abandoned pony/through plate girder bridge over Hudson River on railroad
Abandoned

Oak Creek Trail - Oak Creek Bridge (Saunders County, Nebraska)
Built 1908, Abandoned 1993. Converted 1996.
Pratt through truss bridge over Oak Creek on Oak Creek Trail
Open to pedestrians