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Deck truss

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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.

Plum Creek Bridge (Randolph County, Illinois)
Built 1897
Lost or abandoned deck truss bridge over a branch of Plum Creek on TR 39
Derelict/abandoned

Plum Creek Bridge (Randolph County, Illinois)
Built 1901
Lost or abandoned deck truss bridge over a branch of Little Plum
Derelict/abandoned

PNRW - South Fork Catawba River Bridge (Gaston County, North Carolina)
Warren deck truss bridge over South Fork Catawba River on Railroad
Open to traffic

Pocatalico River Bridge (Roane County, West Virginia)
Built 1909
Deck truss bridge over Pocatalico River on CR 13
Open to traffic

Poe Powerhouse Bridge (Butte County, California)
Pratt deck truss bridge over N Fork Feather River on Road
Damaged by 2018 Camp Fire, closed

Pohopoco Creek Bridge (Carbon County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1955; rehabilitated 1980; replaced 2012
Lost Warren deck truss bridge over Pohopoco Creek on I-476 (Pennsylvania Turnpike Northeast Extension)
Replaced by a new bridge

Point Bridge (1st) (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
(Main design: Eyebar suspension)
Built 1877; Replaced 1927
Lost Chain suspension bridge over Monongahela River
Replaced by a new bridge

Ponderosa Way Bridge #2 (Calaveras County, California)
Built 1935; Deck destroyed by fire 2015
Deck truss bridge over North Fork Calaveras River on Ponderosa Way
Closed. Deck was destroyed by Butte Fire in 2015. Truss remains intact.

Pont de Rennes (Monroe County, New York)
Built 1891; Converted to pedestrian use 1982
Triple intersection warren deck truss bridge over Geneseee River on Pont de Rennes
Open to pedestrians only

Popolopen Creek Bridge (Orange County, New York)
Built 1916; replaced 1937
Lost Deck truss bridge over Popolopen Creek on 9W
Replaced by a new bridge

Portage Lake Swing Bridge (Older) (Houghton County, Michigan)
Built 1875; Replaced 1891
Lost Howe deck truss bridge over Portage Lake on Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Porter Road Bridge (Live Oak County, Texas)
Built 1968
Deck truss bridge over Lagarto Creek on Porter Road
Open to traffic

Portland Bridge (Fremont County, Colorado)
Built 1927, replaced 2014
Deck truss over the Arkansas River on SH 120 at Portland
replaced by new bridge

Potawatomi Woods Forest Preserve Bridge (De Kalb County, Illinois)
Deck truss bridge over S. Br. Kishwaukee River on forest preserve road
Open to traffic

Potomac River Bridge (Washington County, Maryland)
Built 1939
Deck truss bridge over Potomac River and C&O Canal on MD 34 & WV 480
Demolished and replaced.

Potomac River Bridge (Jefferson County, West Virginia)
Built 1939; replaced 2005
Lost four-span deck truss bridge over Potomac River on WV 480F (MD 34) in Shepherdstown
Replaced by new bridge

POVA - Box Canyon Bridge (Pend Oreille County, Washington)
Built 1909
Pratt deck truss bridge over Box Canyon Resevoir (Pend Oreille River) on Pend Oreille Valley Railroad
Open to traffic

Powers Bridge (Coos County, Oregon)
Built 1934; rehabilitated 1956
Warren deck truss bridge over South Fork Coquille River on Powers Highway in Powers
Open to traffic

Preston Bridge (New London County, Connecticut)
Lost double-intersection Warren deck truss bridge over Shetucket River on Main Street & Railroad (Norwich & Westerly Railway)
Replaced by a new bridge

Price Run Bridge (Wetzel County, West Virginia)
Built 1904
Deck truss bridge over Price Run on CR 20/16 in Smithfield
Open to traffic

PRR - Brandywine Valley Viaduct (Chester County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1903-04
Abandoned bridge over Brandywine Creek on Former Pennsylvania Railroad
Abandoned

PRR - Embarras River Bridge (Coles County, Illinois)
Terre Haute and Peoria Railroad, a Vandalia branch in Illinois, which no longer exists.This bridge is over the Embarras River along Route 133 west of the little town of Oakland. Thanks to Lee Appleton for this find and history.
Abandoned deck truss bridge over Embarras River on Former Pennsylvania Railroad/Penn Central(nee Vandalia, Terre Haute and Peoria Railroad)
Abandoned

PRR - Greens Bridge (Northampton County, Pennsylvania)
Replaced 1913
Lost Deck truss bridge over Lopatcong Creek on Pennsylvania Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

PRR - Phoenixville Bridge (Old) (Chester County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1884; Replaced 1915
Lost Pratt deck truss bridge over Schuylkill River on Pennsylvania Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

PRR - Rockville Bridge (Old) (Dauphin County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1877; replaced 1902
Lost Howe deck truss bridge over Susquehanna River on Pennsylvania Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

PRR - Silver Creek Bridge (Clark County, Indiana)
Replaced 2018
Deck truss bridge over Silver Creek on abandoned Pennsylvania Railroad
Open to pedestrians in future

PRR - Todd Fork Bridge (Warren County, Ohio)
Abandoned warren deck truss with alternating verticals bridge over Todd Fork on Pennsylvania Railroad
Derelict/abandoned

PRR - Todd Fork Bridge #4 (Warren County, Ohio)
Abandoned warren deck truss with alternating verticals bridge over Todd Fork on Pennsylvania Railroad
Derelict/abandoned

PRRT - Androscoggin River Bridge (Coos County, New Hampshire)
Built by Boston & Maine RR; line taken over by New Hampshire & Vermont RR, bridge abandoned ca. 1996 and converted to snowmobile trail
Pratt deck truss bridge with trestle over Androscoggin River, NH16, & Railroad (SLR)
Open to pedestrians only

Pruden Creek Bridge (Lewis and Clark County, Montana)
(Main design: Pratt pony truss)
Bridge over Pruden Creek
Bridge is on private property. A dirt road from the ranch to the north crosses the bridge and then veers to the east.

PSN - Stony Brook Glen Bridge (Old) (Steuben County, New York)
Built 1883 by the Delaware Bridge Co., replaced in 1907
Lost Deck truss bridge over Stony Brook Glen on former Pittsburg, Shawmut & Northern Railroad south of Dansville
Replaced by a new bridge

Putnam Bridge (New York County, New York)
(Main design: Pratt through truss)
Built 1881; Closed 1958; Removed 1960
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Harlem River on New York & Putnam Railroad & Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Removed

Putts Bridge (Hampden County, Massachusetts)
Built 1930
Deck truss bridge over Chicopee River on MA 21 (Center Street) in Ludlow
Open to traffic

PW - Blackstone River Bridge (Blackstone) (Worcester County, Massachusetts)
Built 1889
Deck truss bridge over Blackstone River on P&W Providence Main
Open to traffic

PW - Coginchaug River Bridge (Middlesex County, Connecticut)
Built 1898
Double-intersection Warren deck truss bridge over Coginchaug River on P&W Air Line Branch
Open to traffic

PW - Rockfall High Bridge (Middlesex County, Connecticut)
Built 1898
Double-intersection Warren deck truss bridge over Coginchaug River on P&W Air Line Branch
Open to traffic

Queen City Bridge (Hillsborough County, New Hampshire)
Built 1923; rehabilitated 1995
Deck truss bridge over Merrimack River on US 3/NH 3A in Manchester
Open to traffic

Querino Canyon Bridge (Apache County, Arizona)
Built 1931
Deck truss bridge over Querino Canyon on Old US 66 in Houck
Open to traffic with 3 Ton Weight Limit

Racine Street Bridge (Jefferson County, Wisconsin)
Built 1936 by Milwaukee Bridge Co.; Replaced 1998
Lost Warren deck truss bridge over Rock River on Ush 18-Racine Street in Jefferson
Replaced by new bridge

Ranger Bridge (Grafton County, New Hampshire)
Built 1917; Destroyed by flooding 1922
Lost Warren deck truss bridge over Connecticut River
Destroyed by flooding

Rankin Bridge (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1951; rehabilitated 1978
Deck truss bridge over Monongahela River on Braddock Avenue
Open to traffic

Ravensburg Blvd. over Peters Creek Bridge (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1963; rehabilitated 2001
Pratt deck truss bridge over Peters Creek on Ravensburg Blvd.
Open to traffic

Ravensburg Blvd. over Wheeling & Lake Erie Railroad Bridge (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1963; rehabilitated 2001
Pratt deck truss bridge over Wheeling & Lake Erie Railroad on Ravensburg Blvd.
Open to traffic

RCP&E - Redwood River Bridge (Lyon County, Minnesota)
Built 1902 for Chicago & North western Railroad
Deck truss bridge over Redwood River on railroad
Open to traffic

Reading - Swatara Creek Covered Deck Truss (Lebanon County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1869; Replaced ?
Lost Foreman deck truss bridge over Swatara Creek on Reading Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Red Cedar River Bridge (Dunn County, Wisconsin)
Built 1957; rehabilitated 2004, lost 2014-2015
Peair of lost deck truss bridges over Red Cedar River on I-94 in Menomonie
Replaced by a new bridge

Red Cliff Truss Bridge (Eagle County, Colorado)
Built 1934
Deck truss bridge over Eagle River and the Union Pacific Railroad on Water Street (CR 124) at Red Cliff
Open to traffic

Red Mountain Railroad Bridge (Stevens County, Washington)
Built 1896
Abandoned howe deck truss bridge over Little Sheep Creek on Abandoned Columbia & Red Mountain Railroad
Derelict/abandoned

Red River Railroad Bridge (Robertson County, Tennessee)
Deck truss bridge over Red River on CSX Railroad
Open to traffic

Red Wing High Bridge (Goodhue County, Minnesota)
(Main design: Pennsylvania through truss)
Built 1895; Replaced 1958
Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Mississippi River on US 63
Replaced by a new bridge

Redundant Entry (Doddridge County, West Virginia)
Built 1907
Warren deck truss bridge over WV 18 & Middle Island Creek on North Bend Rails-Trail
Open to pedestrians

Reinhart Creek Bridge (Curry County, Oregon)
Built 1954
Warren deck truss bridge over Rinehart Creek on US 101
Open to traffic

Reno Bridge (Venango County, Pennsylvania)
(Main design: Pratt through truss)
Built ca. 1900; Lost ca. 1935
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Allegheny River on Citizens Traction Co.
Removed but not replaced

Republican River US 36 Bridge (Republic County, Kansas)
Built 1937
Lost Deck truss bridge over Republican River on US 36
Lost.

Revenue Bridge (Clackamas County, Oregon)
Built 1952, Replaced 2008-09
Lost Pratt deck truss bridge over Sandy River on Ten Eyck Road
Replaced by a steel plate girder bridge in 2008-09

Reynolds Highway Bridge (Mendocino County, California)
Built 1955, replaced unknown year by Bailey Truss Bridge
Bailey Bridge replaces Pony truss bridge over Outlet Creek on Reynolds Highway
Open to traffic

RGS - Bridge 46B (Old) (San Miguel County, Colorado)
Built 1892; Replaced 1920
Lost Howe deck truss bridge over Tributary of Ilium Flume on Rio Grande Southern Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

RGS - Bridge 46C (Old) (San Miguel County, Colorado)
Built 1892; Replaced 1920
Lost Howe deck truss bridge over Tributary of Ilium Flume on Rio Grande Southern Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

RGS - Bridge 46D (Old) (San Miguel County, Colorado)
Built 1892; 64' truss replaced by trestle 1910; 84' truss replaced by trestle 1920.
Howe deck truss bridge over Tributary of Ilium Flume on Rio Grande Southern Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Rhinehart Bridge (Union County, Oregon)
Built 1922
Warren deck truss bridge over Grande Ronde River and Idaho Northern and Pacific Railroad on Abandoned OR-82 Alignment
Closed to all traffic

RI - Cedar Creek Bridge (Jefferson County, Iowa)
Built 1945, abandoned and removed 1983, abutments reused in new trail bridge 2002
Lost Warren Deck Truss over Cedar Creek on former Rock Island RR
Demolished with piers and abutments remaining. Abutments re-used in construction of new rail trail bridge.

RI - Gasconade River Bridge (Osage County, Missouri)
Built 1902 by A.J. Tullock; out of service since 1980.
Pratt deck truss over Gasconade River on the Rock Island Railroad between Freeburg and Belle
Abandoned; Burned November 2017

RI - Hannas Draw Bridge (Hansford County, Texas)
Abandoned Lattice deck truss bridge over Hannas Draw on Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad
Abandoned

RI - Haw Creek Bridge (Morgan County, Missouri)
Deck truss bridge over Haw Creek on former Rock Island RR
Line currently out of service

RI - Hendricks Creek Bridge (Wabaunsee County, Kansas)
Lost Deck truss bridge over Hendricks Creek on Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad
Destroyed by flooding

RI - Henley/Hoecker Bridge (Miller County, Missouri)
(Main design: Pennsylvania through truss)
Bridge built at Hoecker/Henley, MO in 1903 for Chicago, Rock Island, & Pacific Railroad; out of service since 1980.
Through truss bridge over the Osage River on the Rock Island Railroad
Rail line currently out of service

RI - Horsepen Creek Bridge (Le Flore County, Oklahoma)
Abandoned warren deck truss bridge over Horsepen Creek on abandoned railroad (former RI)
Derelict/abandoned with rails & deck removed

RI - Iowa River Bridge (Old) (Johnson County, Iowa)
Built 1873; Replaced 1901
Lost Pratt deck truss bridge over Iowa River on Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

RI - Moreau Creek Bridge (Miller County, Missouri)
Built 1903
Bridge over Moreau Creek on Former Rock Island MO Division
Intact but closed to all traffic

RI - Roberts Lake Outlet Trestle (Hutchinson County, Texas)
Riveted Deck Truss bridge over Roberts Lake Outlet/Unnamed Stream on Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad
Derelict/abandoned

Rice Avenue Bridge (Bayfield County, Wisconsin)
Built 1912. Closed to vehicular traffic in 1967 and to pedestrians in 1983. Restored in 1984 for pedestrian use. Additional rehabilitation in 2006.
Deck truss bridge over Pike Creek on Rice Avenue
Open to pedestrians only

Richmond I-95 Bridge (Richmond, Virginia)
Built 1958 Recon 2002
Warren deck truss with alternating verticals bridge over CSXRR/James River/Downtown Richmond on I-95
Open to traffic

Riddles Creek Bridge (Rutherford County, North Carolina)
Replaced in 1967 with box culvert/fill
Lost Deck truss bridge over Riddles Creek on SR 1003 (Boiling Springs Road)
Replaced by a new bridge

Right Fork Cow Run Bridge (Jackson County, West Virginia)
Built 1963
Deck truss bridge over Right Fork Cow Run on CR 22/4
Open to traffic

Right Fork of Reedy Creek Bridge (Roane County, West Virginia)
Built 1961
Deck truss bridge over Right Fork of Reedy Creek on CR 3 in Reedy
Open to traffic

Rio Grande Gorge Bridge (Taos County, New Mexico)
Built 1965
Cantilever Deck truss bridge over Rio Grande on US 64, northwest of Taos
Open to traffic

Rio Grande Trail - Roaring Fork River Bridge (Pitkin County, Colorado)
Pratt deck truss bridge over Roaring Fork River on Rio Grande Trail
Open to traffic

Rip Van Winkle Bridge (Greene County, New York)
(Main design: Warren through truss with all verticals)
Built 1935; rehabilitated 1993
Through truss bridge over Hudson River on NY 23 in Catskill
Open to traffic

Ritter Bridge (Grant County, Oregon)
Built 1934, Replaced 2004
Lost Warren deck truss bridge over Middle Fork John Day River on US 395
Replaced by a pre-cast concrete girder bridge in 2004

Riverside Cotton Mills (Mill #8) Bridges (Danville, Virginia)
Pratt deck truss bridge over Canal on Pedestrian
Intact but closed to all traffic

Riverside Drive Bridge (Arroyo Seco) (Los Angeles County, California)
Built circa 1890, Replaced circa 1920, Replaced 1939, Replaced 2015.
Warren Deck truss bridge over Los Angeles River on Riverside Drive in Los Angeles
Replaced by a new bridge just to the northwest

Riverside Park Bridge (Lynchburg, Virginia)
Built 1870 for Norfolk & Western RR, moved to Old Forest road for car use over N&W Mainline in 1893, then moved to current location in 1985
Fink Deck truss bridge over unknown creek on Trail
Open to pedestrians

Roaring Lion Pedestrian Bridge (Ravalli County, Montana)
Deck truss bridge over Roaring Lion Creek on Forest Service Trail #123
Open to pedestrians

Robert O. Norris Bridge (Lancaster County, Virginia)
(Main design: Steel through arch)
Built 1957; rehabilitated 1996
Cantilever through truss bridge over Rappahannock River on VA 3
Open to traffic

Robert Street Bridge (Old) (Ramsey County, Minnesota)
(Main design: Pennsylvania through truss)
Built 1885; Replaced 1926
Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Mississippi River on Robert Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Robertson River Bridge (Southeast Fairbanks Census Area, Alaska)
Built 1944
Deck truss bridge over Robertson River on Alaska Highway in Tetlin
Open to traffic

Rochester Beaver Bridge (Beaver County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1963; rehabilitated 1991
Deck truss bridge over Beaver River on PA 51
Open to traffic

Rock Creek Bridge (Twin Falls County, Idaho)
Built 1920; rehabilitated 1954; Replaced in 1992
Lost Deck truss bridge over Rock Cr.;S.Twin Falls Branch on Shoshone Street
Lost

Rock Creek Bridge (Cullman County, Alabama)
Built 1927; rehabilitated 1940
Abandoned deck truss bridge over Rock Creek on Co. Rt. 14
Bypassed by new bridge on new alignment c. 2000 and abandoned

Rockpile Road Bridge (Sonoma County, California)
Built 1978
Warren Deck truss bridge over Warm Springs Creek on Rockpile Road
Open to traffic

Rockwell Road Bridge (LaSalle County, Illinois)
Built 1904; Abandoned 1934; Converted for road use 1940
Pratt deck truss bridge over Little Vermillion River on Rockwell Road in LaSalle
Open to traffic with restrictions

Rocky Fork Road Bridge (Scioto County, Ohio)
Built ca. 1940; rehabilitated 1995
Deck truss bridge over Rocky Fork on Rocky Fork Road in Otway
Open to traffic

Roeliff Jansen Kill Bridge (Columbia County, New York)
Built 1932; rehabilitated 1974, 2010
Deck truss bridge over the Roeliff Jansen Kill on NY 9G
Open to traffic

Rollstone Street Bridge (Worcester County, Massachusetts)
Built 1909; rehabilitated 1997
Deck truss bridge over North Nashua River on Rollstone Street in Fitchburg
Open to traffic

Romley Bridge (Chaffee County, Colorado)
Built 1881 by the Denver, South Park, and Pacific Railroad
Closed deck truss bridge over Pomeray Gulch (Chrysolite Creek) on FR 295 southwest of St. Elmo
Open to pedestrians only

RRC Tenn-Tom Bridge (Tishomingo County, Mississippi)
Deck truss bridge over Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway on RRC
Open to traffic

RSR - Erie Canal Bridge (Monroe County, New York)
Warren deck truss with all verticals bridge over Erie Canal on Rochester Southern Railroad
Open to traffic

Rulo Bridge (Richardson County, Nebraska)
(Main design: Pennsylvania through truss)
Built 1938, Replaced 2013
Through truss bridge over Missouri River on US 159 at Rulo
Imploded January 19, 2014

Rushville Bridge (Fairfield County, Ohio)
Built 1959
Deck truss bridge over Little Rush Creek on US 22
Open to traffic

Rushville Road Bridge (Fairfield County, Ohio)
Built 1928; rehabilitated 1989
Deck truss bridge over Little Rush Creek on Rushville Road NE (CR 77)
Open to traffic