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Stone Prairie Bridge (De Kalb County, Illinois)
Previously abandoned in a location west of here over the Kishwaukee River. Relocated here ca. 2007.
Bowstring pony truss bridge over East Branch South Branch Kishwaukee River Tributary on Pedestrian Walkway
Open to pedestrians only

Summit Bridge (Pre 1927) (New Castle County, Delaware)
Lost Parker pony truss swing bridge over Chesapeake and Delaware Canal on Summit Bridge Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Summit Street Bridge (Old) (Jefferson County, Wisconsin)
Lost Bowstring pony truss bridge over Rock River on Summit Street (currently WI-16)
Replaced by a new bridge

Talcottville Bridge (Lewis County, New York)
Built ca. 1870, now restored and located at Boonville in Oneida County, NY.
Bowstring pony truss bridge over Sugar Creek on Cheese Factory Road
Open to pedestrians only

Tank Farm Road Bridge (Lehigh County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1881; Removed 1994; Held in storage and to be used on trail
Foreman pony truss bridge formerly over Reading Railroad on Tank Farm Road
Removed, not replaced, in storage

Third Street Bridge (Marion County, Missouri)
Lost bowstring truss bridge over Bear Creek on Third Street (now MO 79) in Hannibal
No longer exists

Thunderhead Resort Kamp Bridge (Rock Island County, Illinois)
Built near Keithsurg in 1870; Relocated here by George Carpenter in 1989; Knocked off foundations by a tree ca. 1995
Abandoned bowstring pony truss bridge over Andalusia Slough Tributary on Thunderhead Resort Kamp Road
Abandoned; knocked off foundations

Tioronda Bridge (Dutchess County, New York)
Built 1872-73; closed to traffic 1985; dismantled 2006
Three-span bowstring pony truss bridge over Fishkill Creek on South Avenue
Trusses disassembled and placed in storage; piers and abutments still standing

Tivoli Island Bridge (Jefferson County, Wisconsin)
Built 1877 over Crawfish River in Milford; Moved to Watertown 1906
Bowstring pony truss bridge over Rock River on Pedestrian Walkway in Watertown


Town Branch Trail Bowstring (Washington County, Arkansas)
Built 2007
Bowstring pony truss bridge on Town Branch Walking Trail over Town Branch Creek
Open to pedestrians

Townline Brook Bridge (Eaton County, Michigan)
Built 1875
Bowstring pony truss bridge over Tributary of Battle Creek on Residential Road
Open to traffic

Traer Bowstring (Tama County, Iowa)
Replaced 1911
Lost Bowstring pony truss bridge over Wolf Creek on Mill Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Tuckerman Bridge (Berkshire County, Massachusetts)
Built 1873; likely lost in 1927 flood.
Lost Bowstring pony truss bridge over Housatonic River on West Main Street in Stockbridge.
Replaced by a new bridge

Turley Road Bridge (Harrison County, Indiana)
Built 1880 Demolished 1988
Lost Bowstring pony truss bridge over Little Indian Creek on Turley Road
Lost

Unnamed Bridge (Richardson County, Nebraska)
Bowstring pony truss bridge


US 206 Bridge (Old) (Somerset County, New Jersey)
Likely built when the line was built in 1875-1876. Likely replaced when the next span was built in 1918 (the station in the photo was replaced in 1919)
Lost Pony truss bridge over Reading RR on US 206
Replaced by a new bridge

Vernooy Kill Bridge (Old) (Ulster County, New York)
Lost Pony truss bridge over Vernooy Kill on Rt 209
Replaced by a new bridge

Vischers Ferry Bridge (Saratoga County, New York)
Built 1869 over the Erie Canal at Fultonville; relocated 1919 to cross Cayadutta Creek at Fonda; moved and preserved 1996-98
Bowstring pony truss bridge over abandoned section of Erie Canal on a pedestrian walkway in Vischer Ferry Nature and Historic Preserve
Open to pedestrians

Walterboro Bridge (Colleton County, South Carolina)
Lost Bowstring Pony truss bridge
No longer exists

Wangum Road Bridge (old) (Wayne County, Pennsylvania)
Lost in a flood in 1942
Lost Bowstring pony truss bridge over Middle Creek on Wangum Falls Road
Superstructure replaced

Washington Avenue Bridge (Old) (Dutchess County, New York)
Lost Bowstring pony truss bridge over Fishkill Creek on Washington Avenue in Glenham
Replaced by a new bridge

Washington Avenue Bridge (Old) (Kankakee County, Illinois)
(Main design: Bowstring through truss)
Built 1863; replaced 1900
Lost Bowstring through truss bridge over Kankakee River on Washington Avenue
Replaced by a new bridge

Washington Street Bridge (1867) (Kendall County, Illinois)
Built 1867; Replaced ca. 1900
Lost Bowstring pony truss bridge over Fox River on Washington Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Water Street Bridge (Dutchess County, New York)
Lost Bowstring pony truss bridge over Fall Kill on Water Street in Poughkeepsie.
Superstructure replaced

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

Watts Bridge (Mercer County, Illinois)
Built 1870; rehabilitated 1884 and 1914; replaced 1989
Lost Bowstring pony truss bridge over Pope Creek on 16th Street
Replaced by new bridge

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

Webb's River Bridge (Oxford County, Maine)
Built in Dixfield; moved ca.1906 to East Dixfield over Sevenmile stream; possibly replaced 1940
Lost Bowstring pony truss bridge over Webb River on Main Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Weedsport Canal Bridge (Cayuga County, New York)
Lost Bowstring pony truss bridge over Erie Canal on Brutus Street
Removed but not replaced

West Branch Black River Bowstring (Lorain County, Ohio)
Bowstring pony truss bridge over West Branch Black River on Bridge Street
Replaced by a new bridge

West Branch Black River Bowstring Bridge (Lorain County, Ohio)
Built ca.1880
Bowstring pony truss bridge over Black River (West Branch) on Possible old alignment of SR58
Abandoned

West Bridge (Iowa County, Iowa)
Lost bridge over Big Bear Creek
Replaced by a new bridge

West Bridge (Harrison County, Ohio)
Lost Bowstring pony truss bridge over Conotton Creek on Main Street
No longer exists

West Fork Horse Creek Bridge (Lane County, Oregon)
Built 1950; rehabilitated 2004
Timber bowstring pony truss bridge over West Fork Horse Creek on Delta Road
Open to traffic

West Fork West Nishnabotna River Bridge (Crawford County, Iowa)
Built 1945
Bowstring pony truss bridge over West Fork West Nishnabotna River on T Avenue
Open to traffic

West Main Street Bridge (Allegany County, New York)
Lost Bowstring pony truss bridge over Griffin Creek on West Main Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Western Wide Waters-Change Bridge (Monroe County, New York)
Lost Bowstring pony truss bridge over Erie Canal on Tow Path
No longer exists

Weston's Mill Bridge (Middlesex County, New Jersey)
Built ca. 1870; Replaced 1965
Lost Bowstring pony truss bridge over Crimoline Creek (Branch of Raritan River) on Burnet Street
Replaced by new bridge

Whitaker Mill Road Bridge (Harford County, Maryland)
Built 1900; rehabilitated 1991
Pony truss bridge over Winters Run on Whitaker Mill Road in Bel Air South
Open to traffic

Whittlesey Road Bridge (Lewis County, New York)
Lost Bowstring pony truss bridge over Black River on Whittlesey Road
Demolished

Worthington Road Bridge (Clinton County, Ohio)
Built ca. 1875-80 on Worthington Road over Wilson Creek. Trusses salvaged and placed on modern bridge on trail in 2007.
Bowstring pony truss bridge over Lytle Creek on 4C Bicentennial Bike Trail (Tri-County Greenbelt)
Open to pedestrians

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

Yellow Creek Bowstring Bridge (Jefferson County, Ohio)
Abandoned bowstring pony truss bridge over Yellow Creek on TR-67 (Old Alignment)
Derelict/abandoned on private property.

Yellow Smoke Park Bridge (Crawford County, Iowa)
Built in Paradise, Iowa in 1945 Relocated to Yellow Smoke Park 1986
Pony truss bridge on Pedestrian Walkway near Denison
Open to pedestrians

Zenas King/Benjamin Trail Bridge (Shelby County, Ohio)
Bowstring pony truss bridge over Amos Lake on a pedestrian walkway in Tawawa Park
Open to pedestrians only