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Deck truss

A span where the truss webs are below the deck and the deck load is applied to the top chord or the top of the posts.

Tilghman Street Bridge (Lehigh County, Pennsylvania)
(Main design: Pratt through truss)
Built 1924; Replaced 1987
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Jordan Creek on Tilghman Street
Replaced by a new bridge

TMER&L - Wells Street Viaduct (Milwaukee County, Wisconsin)
Built 1892, removed 1961-62
Lost Deck truss bridge over Menomonee River on Wells Street/Milwaukee Electric Railway and Light Company in Milwaukee
Removed

TN & OH Holston Bridge (Hawkins County, Tennessee)
Spectacular three-span Pratt deck truss bridge over Holston River on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic

Toledo Terminal - Upper Maumee River Swing Bridge (Lucas County, Ohio)
(Main design: Pratt through truss)
Built 1902, last used March 1982 when a derailment damaged the structure
Pratt through truss bridge over Maumee River on Toledo Terminal RR (abandoned)
Closed to all traffic

Townshend Dam Spillway Bridge (Windham County, Vermont)
Built 1961 by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers; Rehabilitated 2014
Pratt deck truss bridge over Spillway on Dam Road
Open to traffic

Tri County Corridor - Bois Brule River Bridge (Douglas County, Wisconsin)
Built 1921
Lattice deck truss bridge over Bois Brule River on Tri County Crridor
Open to pedestrians only

Tualatin River Bridge (Washington County, Oregon)
Built 1929
Warren deck truss bridge over Tualatin River on OR 99W SB in Tualatin
Open to traffic

Tualatin River Bridge (Clackamas County, Oregon)
Built 1939, Replaced 2010
Lost Warren deck truss bridge over Tualatin River on SW Stafford Road
Replaced by a pre-cast concrete girder bridge in 2010

Tuscumbia Bridge (Miller County, Missouri)
(Main design: Warren through truss)
Built 1932; replaced 2010
Lost through and deck truss bridge over the Osage River on MO 17 at Tuscumbia
Demolished and replaced

Twin Falls-Jerome Bridge (Twin Falls County, Idaho)
Built 1927; replaced 1976
Lost cantilevered deck truss bridge over Snake River on US 93 at Twin Falls
Replaced by the Perrine Bridge

Two Medicine River Bridge (Glacier County, Montana)
Built 1941; rehabilitated 1985; Replaced 2012
Deck truss bridge over Two Medicine River on US 2 in East Glacier Park Village
Replaced by a new bridge

Tyrone "S" Bridge (Anderson County, Kentucky)
Built 1932 by the Virginia Bridge Co.
Deck truss bridge over Kentucky River and on US 62
Open to traffic

Uffington Bridge (Monongalia County, West Virginia)
Built 1971; rehabilitated 2004
Deck truss bridge over Monongahela River on I-79
Open to traffic

Union Avenue Bridge (Pueblo County, Colorado)
Built 1925; rehabilitated 1988
Two-span deck truss bridge over the Arkansas River on Union Avenue in Pueblo
Open to traffic

UP - American Falls Bridge (Power County, Idaho)
Built 1927, Raised and strengthed 1970's
Pratt deck truss bridge over Snake River on Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Open to traffic

UP - Armstrong Rail Bridge (Emmet County, Iowa)
Built 1898, Rebuilt 1992
Deck truss bridge over East Fork Des Moines River on Union Pacific Railroad
Closed

UP - Auburn Ravine Bridge (Placer County, California)
Built 1909
Deck truss bridge carrying railroad over I-80 in Auburn
Open to traffic

UP - Black River Bridge (Jackson County, Wisconsin)
Built 1902;
Lattice deck truss bridge over Black River on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - Briggs Woods Bridge (Hamilton County, Iowa)
Built 1903
Deck truss bridge over Boone River on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - Carquinez Strait Bridge (Contra Costa County, California)
(Main design: Warren through truss)
Originally built for the Southern Pacific Railroad in 1929-1930, this is the last simple truss railroad bridge built in the United States at a new location (i.e. where none had existed before).
Warren through truss bridge over Carquinez Strait on double track of Union Pacific Railroad in Martinez
Open to traffic

UP - Chippewa River Bridge (Eau Claire County, Wisconsin)
Built 1911 by Chicago Northwestern succeeding the bridge downstream
Pratt deck truss bridge over Chippewa River on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - Clear Creek Bridge (Waller County, Texas)
Warren deck truss with all verticals bridge over Clear Creek on Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - Crooked River Bridge (Ray County, Missouri)
Built 1931 by Rock Island Railroad in a 1
Bridge over Crooked River on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - Devil's Gate Bridge (Weber County, Utah)
Built 1899
Deck truss bridge over Devil's Gate (Weber River) on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - Doney Creek Bridge (Shasta County, California)
Built 1939
Warren deck truss bridge over Doney Creek (Shasta Lake) on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - Eau Claire River Bridge (Eau Claire County, Wisconsin)
Bridge replaced an 1881 lattice deck truss bridge in 1898, reused old piers. Became a gauntlet bridge in 1901, plan to build second bridge in 1916 failed, gauntlet removed 1991
Double-intersection Warren deck truss bridge over Eau Claire River on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - Estherville Railroad Bridge (Emmet County, Iowa)
Built 1894
Deck truss bridge over West Fork Des Moines River on the Union Pacific Railroad in Estherville
Open to traffic

UP - Guadalupe River Bridge (New Braunfels, N) (Comal County, Texas)
Built 1901 by The Phoenix Bridge Co.
Pratt deck truss bridge over Gaudalupe River on Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - Irondale Bridge (Washington County, Missouri)
Deck truss bridge over Big River on the Iron Mountain Railroad (now UPRR) north of Irondale
Open to railroad traffic

UP - Janesville Rail Bridge (Rock County, Wisconsin)
Built 1896, Second Track added 1908
Deck truss bridge over Rock River on Union Pacific Railroad
Open

UP - Joso High Bridge (Walla Walla County, Washington)
Built 1914
Massive deck truss bridge over Snake River on the Union Pacific Railroad
Open to railroad traffic

UP - Keddie Wye Bridge (Plumas County, California)
First leg built 1909, second leg, creating Wye built 1931
Warren deck truss bridge over Spanish Creek on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - Lakehead Bridge (Shasta County, California)
Built 1942
Warren deck truss with all verticals bridge over Sacramento River (Shasta Lake) on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - Little River Bridge (LaSalle Parish, Louisiana)
Warren deck truss bridge over Little River on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - Marsh Station Bridge (Pima County, Arizona)
Built 1912
Warren deck truss bridge over Ciénega Creek/Union Pacific Railroad on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - Milwaukee River Bridge (Milwaukee County, Wisconsin)
Built 1928 and 1938 (There are conflicting dates on Mfg. Plaques on several spans.)
Deck truss bridge over Milwaukee River on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - Molalla River Bridge (Clackamas County, Oregon)
Warren deck truss with all verticals bridge over Molalla River on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - Moreau River Bridge (Cole County, Missouri)
Built 1922
Deck truss bridge over Moreau River on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - North Boggy Creek Bridge (Atoka County, Oklahoma)
Located next to old alignment of US 69, parallel to current US 69
Pratt deck truss bridge over North Boggy Creek on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - North Boggy Creek Bridge (Atoka County, Oklahoma)
Bridge over North Boggy Creek on Union Pacific Railroad (former KATY Railroad)
Open to traffic

UP - North Fork Middle Fork Willamette River Bridge (Lane County, Oregon)
Built 1910
Warren deck truss bridge over North Fork Middle Fork Willamette River on Union Pacific Railroad in Westfir
Open to traffic

UP - Palouse River Bridge Br279.10 (Whitman County, Washington)
Built 1912
Pratt deck truss bridge over Palouse River on Union Pacific RR Ayer Subdivision
Open to traffic

UP - Pecos River High Bridge (Val Verde County, Texas)
Built 1944, replacing an earlier 1892 viaduct
Massive cantilevered deck truss bridge over Pecos River on the Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - Red Cedar River Bridge (Dunn County, Wisconsin)
Built 1912 when the second track was added. Replaced older truss bridge
Pratt deck truss bridge over Red Cedar River on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - Redding Trestle (Shasta County, California)
Built 1939
Warren deck truss bridge over Sacramento River on Union Pacific Railroad in Redding
Open to traffic

UP - Reeds Creek Bridge (Tehama County, California)
Built 1929
Warren deck truss bridge over Reeds Creek on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - Rio Grande Bridge (N) (El Paso County, Texas)
Built 1917
Deck truss bridge over the Rio Grande on Railroad (UP, nee SP & EPSW)
Open to traffic

UP - Rio Grande Bridge (S) (El Paso County, Texas)
Built 1917
Deck truss bridge over Rio Grande on Railroad (UP, nee SP)
Open to rail traffic

UP - River Park Bridge (Sheboygan County, Wisconsin)
Built 1906
Deck Truss bridge over New Jersey Avenue, Sheboygan River and River Park Drive on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - Rock Creek Bridge (Plumas County, California)
Built 1909
Warren deck truss bridge over Rock Creek on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - Rock River Bridge (Winnebago County, Illinois)
Built 1896
Warren deck truss bridge over Rock River on Union Pacific Railroad in Rockford
Open to traffic

UP - Root River Swing Bridge (Racine County, Wisconsin)
Built 1908
Deck truss swing bridge over Root River on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - Rough Creek Trestle (Ste. Genevieve County, Missouri)
Opened Nov. 29, 1902
Large railroad viaduct on the former Missouri-Illinois Railroad (Now Union Pacific Railroad) near Weingarten; visible from MO 32
Open to railroad traffic

UP - Sacramento Arm Bridge (Shasta County, California)
Built 1939
Warren deck truss bridge over Sacramento Arm of Lake Shasta on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - Salt Creek Bridge (Shasta County, California)
Built 1942
Warren deck truss with all verticals bridge over Salt Creek (Shasta Lake) on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - San Joaquin River Bridge (Madera County, California)
Warren deck truss bridge over San Joaquin River on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - Shelbyville Bridge (Shelby County, Illinois)
Built 1891; Strengthened 1916 using parts from the 1892 CEI Okaw River Bridge
Pratt deck truss bridge over Kaskaskia River on Union Pacific Railroad in Shelbyville
Open to traffic

UP - South Skunk River Bridge (Mahaska County, Iowa)
Built 1900
Warren deck truss bridge over South Skunk River on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - Verdi Bridge (Washoe County, Nevada)
Pratt Deck truss bridge over Truckee River on Union Pacific west of Reno
Pratt Deck truss bridge over Truckee River on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - Webb High Bridge (Clay County, Iowa)
Built 1900
Abandoned double-intersection warren deck truss bridge over Little Sioux River on former Union Pacific Railroad
Derelict/abandoned with rails removed

UP - Windy Hill Road Overpass (Macoupin County, Illinois)
Built 1891
Lattice deck truss bridge over Windy Hill Road on former C&NW Railroad
Open to traffic

UP/Metra - Fox River Bridge (McHenry County, Illinois)
Built 1927
Deck truss bridge over Fox River on UPRR (Former C&NW) between Cary & Fox River Grove
Open to traffic

Upside-Down Bridge (Sauk County, Wisconsin)
Built 1908, damaged by fire 1957, Replaced 1986
Lost Pennsylvania deck truss bridge over Dells Creek on Road
Replaced by a new bridge

US 52 Sagamore Parkway Eastbound Wabash River Bridge (Tippecanoe County, Indiana)
Built 1936; rehabilitated 1984
Deck truss bridge over Wabash River and State Road 43 on Eastbound US 52 in Lafayette
Replaced by a new bridge

US 66 Meramec River Bridge (St. Louis County, Missouri)
Built in 1931, replacing the Votaw Bridge; made obsolete in 1968 by a new westbound I-44 bridge on a new alignment; deemed unsafe for vehicular / pedestrian traffic and closed on October 29th, 2009.
Deck truss bridge over Meramec River on Old US 66 at Route 66 State Park
Closed to all traffic with deck removed

US 9W - Popolopen Creek Bridge (Orange County, New York)
Built 1937; rehabilitated 1992
Deck truss bridge over Popolopen Creek on US 9W in West Point
Open to traffic

US101 Chehalis River Bridge (Grays Harbor County, Washington)
Built 1955
Warren deck truss bascule bridge over Chehalis River on US 101 in Aberdeen
Open to traffic

US11 Tombigbee River Bridge (Sumter County, Alabama)
(Main design: Polygonal Warren through truss)
Lost Polygonal Warren through truss bridge over Tombigbee River on US Hwy 11
No longer exists

US340 Potomac River Bridge (Washington County, Maryland)
Built 1946; rehabilitated 1978
Deck truss bridge over Potomac River on US 340
Open to traffic

US421 Cape Fear River Bridge (Old) (New Hanover County, North Carolina)
(Main design: Deck plate girder)
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Cape Fear River on US Highway 421
Superstructure replaced

US52 Indian Creek Bridge (LaSalle County, Illinois)
Built 1933; Replaced 1988+
Lost Deck truss bridge over Indian Creek on US 52
Lost

US59 Mill Creek High Bridge (Cherokee County, Iowa)
Replaced 1985
Lost Warren deck truss bridge over Mill Creek on US 59
Replaced by a new bridge

US61 Des Moines River Bridge (Old) (Lee County, Iowa)
(Main design: Parker through truss)
Built 1934. Replaced 1994
Lost Parker through truss bridge over Des Moines River on Road
Replaced by a new bridge

US62 Crooked Creek Bridge (Marion County, Arkansas)
Built 1948 by the Pioneer Construction Co. of Malvern, Arkansas
Three-span deck truss bridge over Crooked Creek & Missouri Pacific Railroad on US 62 in Pyatt
Open to traffic

US62 White River Bridge (Carroll County, Arkansas)
Built 1952 by the Forcum James Company of Dyersburg, Tennessee
Five-span deck truss bridge over White River on US 62
Open to traffic

US77 South Canadian River Bridge (Cleveland County, Oklahoma)
Built 1938, Closed Jan 2014 for emergency repairs, Reopened June 2014
Thirty-four span deck truss bridge over South Canadian River on US 77 in Purcell


Vermilion River Interurban Bridge (Vermilion County, Illinois)
Built 1906, closed to traffic April 8, 1946, abandoned October 16, 1946, demolished in 1947
Lost Deck truss bridge over Vermilion River on former Illinois Traction System in Danville
Demolished

Vermilion River Private Bridge (LaSalle County, Illinois)
Pratt deck truss bridge over Vermilion River on Private Industrial Road
Open to traffic

VGN - New River Bridge (Giles County, Virginia)
Built 1909
Lost Warren deck truss bridge over New River on Virginia Railway
Removed but not replaced; supports remain

Vincent Street Bridge (Monroe County, New York)
Built 1873
Lost Howe deck truss bridge over Genesee River on Vincent Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Virginia Creeper Trail - Holston River Bridge (Washington County, Virginia)
Bridge over Holston River on Virginia Creeper Trail
Open to pedestrians only

VTR - New Haven River Bridge (Addison County, Vermont)
Built 1896 by Edgemoor Bridge Works, rehabilitated 2011
Double Intersection Warren Deck truss bridge over New Haven River on Vermont Railway
Open to traffic

VTR - Walloomsac River Bridge (Rensselaer County, New York)
Built 1914
Warren deck truss bridge over Walloomsac River and NY 67 on Vermont Railway System
Open to traffic

W&GF - Foundry Branch Bridge (Washington, District of Columbia)
Built 1895 for the The Washington and Great Falls Electric Railway
Pratt deck truss bridge over Foundry Branch on The Washington and Great Falls Electric Railway
Derelict/abandoned

Wabash - Vermilion River Bridge (Vermilion County, Illinois)
Built 1868, replaced ca. 1902
Lost Deck truss bridge over Vermilion River on former Wabash Railroad in Danville
Replaced by new bridge

Wabash Avenue Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1930
Bascule bridge over Main Branch Chicago River on Wabash Avenue in Chicago
Open to traffic

Wabash Railroad Bridge #123 (old) (Macon County, Illinois)
Original 116' iron deck truss bridge at this location built 1888; replaced by this bridge 1922; replaced by a new bridge in 1960
Lost Deck truss bridge over Stevens Creek on Wabash Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Wabasha Street Bridge (Ramsey County, Minnesota)
Built 1889; rehabilitated 1955; replaced in 1995
Lost Deck truss bridge over Wabasha St / Mississippi River on Wabasha Street
Replaced by new bridge

Wabasha Street Bridge (Original) (Ramsey County, Minnesota)
(Main design: Howe through truss)
Built 1858; Main truss upgraded 1869; Replaced 1889
Lost Howe through truss bridge over Mississippi River on Wabasha Street
Replaced by a new bridge

WACR - Woodsville-Wells River Bridge (Grafton County, New Hampshire)
Dual layer Baltimore truss bridge built in 1903, closed to car traffic 1917, closed to trains in 2001
Pin Connected Baltimore deck & through truss bridge over Connecticut River on Railroad (WACR)
Abandoned

Wainiha River Bridge #1 (Kauai County, Hawaii)
Built 1922, lost 1992 during flooding from Hurricane Iniki
Deck truss bridge over Wainiha River on Kuhio Highway
Lost, replaced by steel Bailey Truss bridge

Wainiha River Bridge #2 (Kauai County, Hawaii)
Built 1931, lost 1992 in flooding during Hurricane Iniki, replaced by Bailey truss bridge
Lost Deck truss bridge over Wainiha River on Kuhio Highway
Open to traffic

Wainiha River Bridge #3 (Kauai County, Hawaii)
Built 1931, lost 1992 during flooding from Hurricane Iniki, replaced by Bailey Truss bridge
Lost Deck truss bridge over Wainiha River on Kuhio Highway
Open to traffic

Walden Upper Bridge (Orange County, New York)
(Main design: Lenticular deck truss)
Lost Lenticular deck truss bridge over Wallkill River on West Main Street in Walden
Replaced by a new bridge

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

Wallkill Valley - Rosendale Trestle (Old) (Ulster County, New York)
Built 1870-72, replaced in 1895
Lost Deck truss bridge over Rondout Creek on Wallkill Valley Railroad
Replaced by new bridge

Wallkill Valley Rail Trail - Rosendale Trestle (Ulster County, New York)
Built 1895; closed to traffic in 1977;
Deck truss bridge over Rondout Creek and Main Street on Railroad
Open to pedestrians

Walnut Creek Bridge CR 400 South Bridge (Grant County, Indiana)
Built ca. 1915; replaced in 2001
Deck truss bridge over Walnut Creek on CR 400 South
Removed

Walnut Street Bridge (Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1893; demolished 1988; replaced 1991
Lost Pratt deck truss bridge over Schuylkill River on Walnut Street
Replaced by a new bridge; old piers used in the replacement bridge

Washington Bridge (Replacement) (New Haven County, Connecticut)
Built 1921; rehabilitated 1990
Bascule bridge over Housatonic River on US 1 in Milford
Open to traffic