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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.

Old Mattole Road Bridge (Humboldt County, California)
Built 1926
Pratt Pony truss bridge over Mcnutt Creek on Old Mattole Road
Open to traffic

Old Percha Creek Bridge (Sierra County, New Mexico)
Bypassed 1994
Warren deck truss with all verticals bridge over Percha Creek on old alignment of NM-152
Open to pedestrians only

Old Pine Street Bridge (Niagara County, New York)
Replaced 1901
Lost Pratt deck truss bridge over Erie Canal on Pine Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Old Plattsmouth Railroad Bridge (Cass County, Nebraska)
(Main design: Whipple through truss)
Built 1880 under the direction of George S. Morison; replaced 1903
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Missouri River
Replaced by new bridge

Old Sidney Lanier Bridge (Glynn County, Georgia)
Built 1956, replaced by new cable stay bridge
Lost vertical-lift bridge over Brunswick River on US 17 at Brunswick
No longer exists

Old Sunshine Skyway Bridge (Pinellas County, Florida)
(Main design: Through truss)
Northbound bridge opened 1954, Southbound bridge opened in 1971. Southbound bridge destroyed in ship accident on May 9, 1980. Main spans imploded in 1990 but some of the approach spans surive as fishing piers
Lost Cantilevered through truss bridge over Intracoastal Waterway - Tampa Bay shipping channel on I-275, US 19
Replaced by new bridge

Oliver Swing Bridge (Douglas County, Wisconsin)
Built 1916
Double-decker swing bridge over St. Louis River on WI 105 and CN Railway
Open to traffic

Orange Street Bridge (Missoula County, Montana)
Built 1937; replaced 2003
Lost deck truss bridge over Clark Fork on Orange Street in Missoula
Replaced by new bridge

Osage Prairie Trail - Flat Rock Creek Bridge (Tulsa County, Oklahoma)
Built 1930s
Warren deck truss bridge over Flat Rock Creek on Osage Prairie Trail (former Midland Valley RR) in Tulsa
Open to cyclists & pedestrians

Otter Creek Rail Road Bridge (Jennings County, Indiana)
Built 1890's
Pratt deck truss bridge over Otter Creek on Madison Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Overall Bridge (Page County, Virginia)
Built 1938; Bypassed by new bridge in 2008
Pratt deck arch truss bridge over Overall Run on former US 340
Derelict/abandoned

OW - Delaware River Bridge (Delaware County, New York)
(Main design: Warren deck truss with all verticals)
Lost Warren deck truss with all verticals bridge over Delaware River & Erie Railroad on New York, Ontario, & Western Railway
Removed but not replaced

OW - Lyon Brook Bridge (Chenango County, New York)
Built 1894, rehabilitated in 1899 and 1910, abandoned in 1958, removed in 1966
Lost Deck truss bridge over Lyon Brook and Lyon Brook Road on former New York, Ontario and Western Railroad northeast of Oxford
Removed

OW - Lyon Brook Bridge (Old) (Chenango County, New York)
Built 1869, replaced in 1894
Lost Deck truss bridge over Lyon Brook on former NY&OM/NYO&W Railroads northeast of Oxford
Replaced by a new bridge

OWR&N RR Spokane River Bridge (Spokane County, Washington)
Built in 1914 to carry a double track rail line of the Oregon-Washington Railroad and Navigation Company into Spokane Union Station. Removed in 1973 during preparations for EXPO 74.
Lost Deck truss bridge over Spokane River, Monroe Street bridge on OWR&N double track railroad
Removed but not replaced

Owyhee River Bridge (Malheur County, Oregon)
Built 1936; rehabilitated 1985
Warren deck truss bridge over Owyhee River on US 95
Open to traffic

P&D - Salt Fork Vermilion River Bridge (Vermilion County, Illinois)
Built 1870, abandoned in 1879, demolished in 1882
Lost Deck truss bridge over Salt Fork Vermilion River on former Paris and Danville Railroad in Danville
Demolished

PA Route 33 Bridge (Northampton County, Pennsylvania)
Built 2001
Deck truss bridge over River,Canal,Norf/South R on Sr 33
Open to traffic

Panhandle Bridge (Jefferson County, Kentucky)
(Main design: Warren through truss)
Built 1867-70, replaced in 1919
Lost Through truss bridge over Ohio River on Pennsylvania Railroad at Louisville
Replaced by a new bridge

Panther Creek Bridge (Woodford County, Illinois)
(Main design: Bedstead Warren pony truss)
Built 1925
Warren Cantilever Bedstead pony truss bridge over Panther Creek on CR2325 E
Derelict/abandoned

Park Entrance Road Bridge (Monterey County, California)
Built 1948
Deck truss bridge over Big Sur River on Park Entrance Road
Replaced by "temporary" Bailey pony truss bridge

PATH - Hackensack River Bridge (Hudson County, New Jersey)
(Main design: Parker through truss)
Through truss lift bridge over Hackensack River on Railroad
Open to traffic

PCC&StL - Tippecanoe River Bridge (White County, Indiana)
Built 1871, west span collapsed July 17, 1878 and later repaired, replaced in 1926
Lost Deck truss bridge over Tippecanoe River on Pittsburgh, Cincinnati, Chicago and St. Louis Railroad in Monticello
Replaced by new bridge

Pecos River Bridge (Val Verde County, Texas)
Built 1957
Deck truss bridge over Pecos River on US 90
Open to traffic

Pedernales River Bridge (Travis County, Texas)
Built 1949
Deck truss bridge over Pedernales River on Northbound TX 71
Open to traffic

Pelican Island Bridge (Galveston County, Texas)
Built 1960
Bascule bridge over Pelican Island Channel on Seawolf Parkway in Galveston
Open to traffic

Pemigewasset River Bridge (Grafton County, New Hampshire)
Built 1937; rehabilitated 1987
Deck truss bridge over Pemigewasset River on US 3 in Ashland
Open to traffic

Pennsylvania Avenue Bridge (Old) (Washington, District of Columbia)
(Main design: Pratt through truss)
Built 1890; Replaced 1942
Lost Through truss bridge over Anacostia River on Pennsylvania Avenue
Replaced by a new bridge

Pere Marquette - Manistee River High Bridge (Manistee County, Michigan)
Built 1889; Removed 1955
Lost Bridge over Manistee River on former Pere Marquette Railroad in Wellston
Lost

Peyton Bridge (Jackson County, Oregon)
Built 1975
Continuous Warren deck truss bridge over Rogue River on OR 62
Open to traffic

Phoenix Bridge (Botetourt County, Virginia)
(Main design: Pratt through truss)
Built 1887 by the Phoenix Bridge Co.; Erected here in 1903 by the C&O Railroad; Converted to auto use in 1963.
Pratt through truss bridge over Craig Creek on Ball Park Road (Route 685)
Open to traffic

Pine River Bridge (Manistee County, Michigan)
Built 1934; rehabilitated 1989
Deck truss bridge over Pine River on M-55
Open to traffic

Pine Street Bridge (Butler County, Missouri)
Built 1934; rehabilitated 1986. Parallel eastbound bridge built 1975.
Deck truss bridge on westbound Business US 60 (Pine Street) over Black River in Poplar Bluff
Open to two-lane westbound traffic

Pine Street Bridge (Windham County, Connecticut)
(Main design: Whipple deck truss)
Built 1880; Closed c.1985
Pin connected Whipple deck truss bridge over Willimantic River on Pine Road in Willimantic
Closed to all traffic

Pine Street Bridge (Old) (Lehigh County, Pennsylvania)
(Main design: Parker through truss)
Built 1907; Replaced 1952
Lost Parker through truss bridge over Lehigh River on Race Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Pioneer Bridge (Siskiyou County, California)
Built 1931
Deck truss bridge over Shasta River on CA 263
Open to traffic

Piscataquog Trail - Merrimack River Bridge (Hillsborough County, New Hampshire)
Warren deck truss with all verticals bridge over Merrimack River & Everett Turnpike (NH 3A/I-293) on Piscataquog Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Plattsmouth Bridge (Cass County, Nebraska)
(Main design: Warren through truss)
Built 1929; rehabilitated 2008
Through truss toll bridge over Missouri River on old US 34 at Plattsmouth
Open to traffic

Plattsmouth Railroad Bridge (Cass County, Nebraska)
(Main design: Pennsylvania through truss)
Built 1903, West Approach Rebuilt 1976
Pennsylvania through truss bridge over the Missouri River on the BNSF Railway at Plattsmouth
Open to traffic

Pleasant Valley - Jacks Run Bridge (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1889; replaced 1922
Lost Warren deck truss bridge over Jacks Run on Pleasant Valley Street Railway
Replaced by a new bridge

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

Poe Powerhouse Bridge (Butte County, California)
Pratt deck truss bridge over N Fork Feather River on Road
Open to traffic

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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 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

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 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
Railroad line currently inactive

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 - 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

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

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

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

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

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

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