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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.

Lake Erie Railroad - Ohio River Bridge (Beaver County, Pennsylvania)
(Main design: Through truss)
Lost Through truss bridge over Ohio River on Lake Erie Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Lake Lanier Bridge (Hall County, Georgia)
Built 1956; rehabilitated 1992
Deck truss bridge over Chatt Riv (Lake Lanier) on Sr 53 (Wbl)
Open to traffic

Lake Roland Railway - Stony Run Bridge (Baltimore, Maryland)
Lost Bridge over Stony Run on Lake Roland Elevated Railway
Removed but not replaced

Lake Shore Drive Bridge (Keweenaw County, Michigan)
Built 1915 by the Wisconsin Bridge & Iron Co.; bypassed and closed to vehicles in 1990
Warren deck truss bridge over Eagle River on former M-26
Open to pedestrians

Lake Shore Drive Drawbridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1937
Double-deck bascule bridge over Main Branch Chicago River on Lake Shore Drive in Chicago
Open to traffic

Lake Winnisquam New England Southern Railroad Bridge (Belknap County, New Hampshire)
Pratt deck truss bridge over Lake Winnisquam on New England Southern Railroad
Open to traffic

Lancaster Avenue Bridge (Tarrant County, Texas)
Built 1938-39; rehabilitated 1999
Deck truss bridge over Clear Fork Trinity River on W. Lancaster Avenue in Fort Worth
Open to traffic

Lanes Creek CSX Transportation Bridge (Anson County, North Carolina)
Warren deck truss with all verticals bridge over Lanes Creek on CSXTRR
Open to traffic

Langhorn Road Bridge (Lynchburg, Virginia)
Built 1932
Deck truss bridge over Langhorn Road on NS Railroad in Lynchburg
Open to traffic

Larkin Street Bridge (Monterey County, California)
Built 1914; Rehabilitated 2007
Canticrete deck truss bridge over Hartnell Gulch on Larkin Street
Open to traffic

LARy - 4th Street Trolley Bridge (Los Angeles County, California)
(Main design: Pratt through truss)
Built 1898; Replaced 1930
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Los Angeles River on Los Angeles Railway
Replaced by a new bridge

Laura Bradley Park Bridge (Peoria County, Illinois)
Built 1898
Deck truss bridge over Dry Run Creek on a park road within Laura Bradley Park in Peoria
Closed to all traffic

Laurel River Bridge (Laurel County, Kentucky)
Built 1925
Deck truss bridge over Laurel River on Old KY 25
Open to traffic

Laytonville - Dos Rios Bridge (Mendocino County, California)
Built 1888
Deck truss bridge over Burger Creek on Laytonville - Dos Rios Road
Open to traffic

LC - Catawba River Bridge (York County, South Carolina)
Replaced an earlier structure lost in the Flood of 1916
Deck truss bridge over Catawba River on Lancaster and Chester Railway
Intact but closed to all traffic

LE&E - Mahoning River Bridge #2 (Mahoning County, Ohio)
Built sometime between March, 1912, to January, 1915
Bridge over Mahoning River/Norfolk Southern Railway on Abandoned Pittsburgh & Lake Erie Railroad
Closed to all traffic

Lehigh Bridge (Lehigh County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1894; replaced 1906
Lost Deck truss bridge over Lehigh River on Lehigh Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Lehigh Gap Bridge (Lehigh County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1930; rehabilitated 1984
Deck truss bridge over Lehigh River on PA 873
Open to traffic

Lehigh Street Bridge (Lehigh County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1908; rehabilitated 1947
Deck truss bridge over Lehigh River on PA 1014 (Lehigh Street) in Hokendauqua
Open to traffic

Lehigh Valley Trail - Wadsworth Junction Bridge (Monroe County, New York)
Built 1896
Truss bridge over Genesee River on Lehigh Valley Railroad
Open to pedestrians only

Lewis and Clark Viaduct (Wyandotte County, Kansas)
Opened Nov. 12, 1962; rehabilitated 1984
Deck truss bridge over Kansas River on I-70 Westbound in Kansas City
Open to traffic

Liberty Bridge (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1928; rehabilitated 1983
Deck truss bridge over Monongahela River, many city streets and I-376 on Liberty Bridge
Open to traffic

Liberty Reservoir Bridge (Carroll County, Maryland)
Built 1952; rehabilitated 1994
Deck truss bridge over Liberty Reservoir on MD 32
Open to traffic

Licking Creek Bridge (Washington County, Maryland)
Built 1938
Deck truss bridge over Licking Creek on US 40
Open to traffic

Licking River Railroad Bridge (Nicholas County, Kentucky)
Deck truss bridge over Licking River on Transkentucky Transportation Railroad
Open to traffic

Lincoln Highway Mississippi River Bridge (Clinton County, Iowa)
(Main design: Pennsylvania through truss)
Built 1891, lost in 1975
Lost through truss bridge over Mississippi River on Lincoln Highway/US 30 in Clinton
Replaced by new bridge

Little Biloxi River Bridge (Harrison County, Mississippi)
Built 1938; replaced 2008
Deck truss bridge over Little Biloxi River on FAS 1143 in Lyman
Replaced by new bridge

Little Colorado River Bridge (Coconino County, Arizona)
Built 1959
Deck truss bridge over Little Colorado River on US 89
Open to traffic

Little Hell Canyon Highway Bridge (Yavapai County, Arizona)
Semi-abandoned Warren deck truss bridge over Little Hell Canyon on US-89 (Abandoned Alignment)
On disused alignment of Highway 89, but still driveable and in local use, though high-clearance vehicle recommended. Not maintained by county; Forest Service ownership is speculative.

Little Hocking River Old OH 124 Bridge (Washington County, Ohio)
Built 1930; replaced with modern truss in 1999
Continuous deck truss bridge over Little Hocking River on OH 124
Replaced by a new bridge

Little Miami Scenic Trail - Little Miami River Bridge (Miamiville) (Clermont County, Ohio)
Warren deck truss bridge over Little Miami River on Little Miami Scenic Trail/Loveland Bike Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Little Muskingum River Bridge (Monroe County, Ohio)
Deck truss bridge over Little Muskingum River on CR 42
Open to traffic

Little Pond Creek Bridge (Jackson County, West Virginia)
Built 1970
Deck truss bridge over Little Pond Creek on CR 2/2
Open to traffic

Little River CR 221 Bridge (Pemiscot County, Missouri)
Built 2006, replacing an earlier 1934 wooden bridge
Relocated deck truss bridge over Little River on CR 221
Open to traffic

Little Sallisaw Creek Railroad Bridge (Sequoyah County, Oklahoma)
Abandoned pratt deck truss bridge over Little Sallisaw Creek on Abandoned Railroad
Derelict/abandoned

Live Oak Canyon Road Bridge (San Bernardino County, California)
Built 1970
Warren Deck truss bridge over Live Oak Creek on Live Oak Cyn Road in Redlands
Open to traffic

Livermore Falls Bridge (Grafton County, New Hampshire)
Built 1885 by Berlin Iron Bridge Co.; Closed To Traffic 1959
Pin Connected Lenticular deck truss bridge over Pemigewasset River on Abandoned Road
Abandoned

Lizard Creek Bridge (Webster County, Iowa)
Lost Warren deck truss bridge over Lizard Creek on Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Lock & Dam 15 Service Bridge (Scott County, Iowa)
Built 1934
Dam Service Road on Mississippi River
Open to Dam Workers

Long Island Viaduct (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
(Main design: Polygonal Warren through truss with all verticals)
Built 1951, demolished 2015
Warren through truss with all verticals bridge over Boston Harbor on Long Island Road
Removed

Lorain-Carnegie Bridge (Cuyahoga County, Ohio)
Built 1932 by the Mt. Vernon Bridge Co.; rehabilitated 1983
Deck truss bridge over Cuyahoga River on OH 10 in Cleveland
Open to traffic

Los Angeles Cable Railway Viaduct (Los Angeles County, California)
Built 1889; Demolished 1910
Lost Deck truss bridge over Los Angeles River & Southern Pacific Yard on Los Angeles Cable Railway
Removed but not replaced

Lower Tenmile Creek Bridge (Tulare County, California)
Built 1954
Deck truss bridge over Lower Tenmile Creek on Road 13S09
Open to traffic

LS&MS - Ashtabula River Bridge (Ashtabula County, Ohio)
Built 1864-65, main span collapsed on December 29, 1876
Lost Deck truss bridge over Ashtabula River on Lake Shore & Michigan Southern Railway in Ashtabula
Collapsed

LS&MS - Big Sister Creek Bridge (Erie County, New York)
Built ca. 1865, replaced ca. 1910
Lost Deck truss bridge over Big Sister Creek on former Lake Shore & Michigan Southern Railroad in Angola
Replaced by new bridge

LS&MS - Chagrin River Bridge (Old) (Lake County, Ohio)
Built ?; Replaced 1904
Lost Pratt deck truss bridge over Chagrin River on Lake Shore & Michagan Southern Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

LS&MS - Chagrin River Bridge (Older) (Lake County, Ohio)
Built 1872
Lost Post deck truss bridge over Chagrin River on Lake Shore & Michagan Southern Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

LSE - Black River Bridge (Lorain County, Ohio)
Built 1905; Removed ?
Lost Pratt deck truss bridge over Black River on Lake Shore Electric Railroad
Removed

LT - Black River Bridge (Lorain County, Ohio)
Warren deck truss bridge over Black River on Railroad
Open to traffic

Ludlow Creek Bridge (Miami County, Ohio)
Built 1955; Replaced 2000
Deck truss bridge over Ludlow Creek on Sr-48
Replaced by UCEB in 2000

LV - Delaware River Bridge (Northampton County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1901
Abandoned pratt deck truss bridge over Delaware River on Railroad
Abandoned

LV - Delaware River Bridge (S) (Northampton County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1876; Replaced in mainlline service 1901, but remained as third track; Removed ?
Lost Whipple deck truss bridge over Delaware River on Lehigh Valley Railway
Removed

LV - Lehigh River Bridge (Northampton County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1896-9
Abandoned Pratt deck truss bridge over Lehigh Rive on Lehigh Valley Railway
Abandoned

LV - Middle Branch Tioughnioga Creek Bridge (Madison County, New York)
Deck truss bridge over Middle Branch Tioughnioga Creek on former Elmira, Corning & Northern Railroad
Abandoned, but intact

Lyndale Avenue Bridge (Hennepin County, Minnesota)
Built 1919; Replaced 1957
Lost Warren deck truss bascule bridge over Minnesota River on Lyndale Avenue
Replaced by a new bridge

M&StL - Cottonwood River Bridge (Brown County, Minnesota)
Built 1899, Removed in the 1970s
Pratt deck truss bridge over Cottonwood River on Former C&NW Railway
Removed

M&StL - Sioux Rapids High Bridge (Buena Vista County, Iowa)
Built ca. 1909; Removed 1936
Lost Warren deck truss bridge over Little Sioux River on Minneapolis & St. Louis Railway
Removed

M&STL - Willow Creek Bridge (Cerro Gordo County, Iowa)
Lost pratt deck truss bridge over Willow Creek on Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

MA-79 Bridge (Bristol County, Massachusetts)
Built 1965
Lost Warren deck truss bridge over St 79 Sb on St 79 Nb
Replaced by a new bridge

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

Mackinaw River TR103 Bridge (Tazewell County, Illinois)
Built 1894, removed and road alignment abandoned 1993
Lost Deck truss bridge over Mackinaw River on TR 103 (BR CLOSED)
Removed but not replaced

Madison Railroad - Big Creek Bridge (Jefferson County, Indiana)
Pratt deck truss bridge over Big Creek on Madison Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Madison Railroad - Graham Creek Bridge (Jennings County, Indiana)
Pratt deck truss bridge over Graham Creek on Madison Railroad
Open to traffic

Madison Railroad - Vernon Fork Muscatatuck River Bridge (Jennings County, Indiana)
Built ca.1890's
Pratt deck truss bridge over Vernon Fork Muscatatuck River in Vernon
Open to traffic

Magnolia Bridge (King County, Washington)
Built 1929
Deck truss bridge over Smith's Cove & Railroad on W Garfield Street
Open to traffic

Main Avenue Bridge (Cuyahoga County, Ohio)
Built 1940; rehabilitated 1992
Deck truss bridge on OH 2 (Main Street) in Cleveland
Open to traffic

Main Channel Bridge (Sanders County, Montana)
Built 1911
Pratt deck truss bridge over Clark Fork on Pedestrian Traffic
Open to traffic

Main Street Bridge (Summit County, Ohio)
Built 1948 by the Wilbur Watson & Assoc.; rehabilitated 1993
Deck truss bridge on North Main Street (Old OH 8) in Cuyahoga Falls
Open to traffic

Main Street Bridge (Sullivan County, New Hampshire)
Built 1915; replaced 1996
Lost Warren deck truss bridge over Sugar River on Nh 12/Nh103
Replaced by new bridge

Malad Canyon Bridge (Gooding County, Idaho)
Lost Deck truss bridge over Malad River Gorge
Replaced by a new bridge

Mammoth Mine Railroad Bridge (Shasta County, California)
Lost Warren deck truss bridge over Feather River on Mammoth Copper Co. Railroad
No longer exists

Manette Bridge (Kitsap County, Washington)
(Main design: Pennsylvania through truss)
Built 1930; rehabilitated 1949; demolished 2011
Lost through truss bridge over Port Washington Narrows on WA 303 in Bremerton
Lost to history

Manhattan Bridge (Riley County, Kansas)
Built 1937; replaced 1996
Lost deck truss bridge over Kansas River on K-18/K-177 at Manhattan
Replaced by a new bridge

Manistee River Railroad Bridge (Wexford County, Michigan)
Built 1898
Pratt deck truss bridge over Manistee River on Tuscola and Saginaw Bay RR (formerly Grand Rapids & Indiana RR)
Open to traffic

Maple Street-Muskegon River Bridge (Old) (Mecosta County, Michigan)
Lost Deck truss bridge over Muskegon River on Maple Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Marent Trestle (Missoula County, Montana)
Built in 1885 replacing a wooden structure on the same site that had been completed 2 years earlier it was the highest trestle on the whole Northern Pacific Railroad.
Bridge over Marent Gulch on MRL (former Northern Pacific) Railway
Open to traffic

Margiotti Bridge (Jefferson County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1937; rehabilitated 1977/1984
Deck truss bridge over Mahoning Creek on PA 436 in Punxsutawney
Open to traffic

Marquette-Prairie Bridge (Crawford County, Wisconsin)
(Main design: Wire suspension)
Built 1932; Replaced 1974
Lost suspension bridge over Mississippi River on US 18
Replaced by a new bridge

Marrowbone Creek Norfolk Southern Railway Bridge (Henry County, Virginia)
Built 1927
Warren deck truss bridge over Marrowbone Creek on NSRR
Open to traffic

Marshall Street Viaduct (Richmond, Virginia)
Built 1911; Rehabilitated 1933-34; Trolley service ends 1953; Removed 1973
Lost Warren deck truss bridge over Shockoe Creek, Southern Railway, & Seaboard Coast Line Railroad on Marshall Street
Removed

Mattole Road Bridge (Humboldt County, California)
Built 1958
Deck truss bridge over Mattole River on Mattole Road
Open to traffic

MBTA - Merrimack River Bridge (Essex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1893
Warren deck truss bridge over Merrimack River on Railroad (MBTA)
Abandoned

MBTA - Merrimack River Bridge (Haverhill) (Essex County, Massachusetts)
(Main design: Warren through truss with all verticals)
Built 1919
Warren through truss bridge over Merrimack River on MBTA Haverhill Line
Open to traffic

McDowell Bridge (Barbour County, Alabama)
(Main design: Polygonal Warren through truss with all verticals)
Built 1925; Replaced 1962
LostPolygonal Warren through truss bridge over Chattahoochie Riverr on US 82?
Replaced by a new bridge

McGregor Bridge (Hillsborough County, New Hampshire)
Built in 1881 by The Corrugated Metal Co. - Lost 20 March 1936 to the "Great Flood"
Lost Lenticular Truss Bridge over Merrimack River on Bridge Street
Destroyed by flooding

ME100 Presumpscot River Bridge (Cumberland County, Maine)
Built 1932; rehabilitated 1995
Deck truss bridge over Mcrr & Presumpscot River on Routes 26 & 100
Replaced by a new bridge

Meadow Valley Wash Bridge (Lincoln County, Nevada)
Built 1932
Deck truss bridge over Meadow Valley Wash on US 93 in Caliente
Open to traffic

Means Road Bridge (Etowah County, Alabama)
Built 1928
Deck truss bridge over Black Creek on Means Road
Closed to all traffic

MEC - Tin Bridge (Penobscot County, Maine)
Built 1853, Collapsed 1871
Lost Covered deck truss bridge over Penobscot River on Maine Central Railroad
Collapsed due to wood rot

MEC - Willey Brook Bridge (Carroll County, New Hampshire)
Lost Double-intersection Warren deck truss bridge over Willey Brook on Portland & Ogdensburg Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Memorial Bridge (Kennebec County, Maine)
Built 1949; rehabilitated 1984
Deck truss bridge over Kennebec River on ME 100/US 201/US 202 in Augusta
Open to traffic

Meredith Willson "The Music Man" Footbridge (Cerro Gordo County, Iowa)
Built 1940
Deck truss bridge over Willow Creek on Footpath
Open to pedestrians only

MERR - Androscoggin River Bridge (Sagadahoc County, Maine)
Built 1923
Deck truss bridge over Androscoggin River on Railroad
Open to traffic

MERR - Cathance River Bridge (Sagadahoc County, Maine)
Deck truss bridge over Cathance River on Maine Eastern Railroad
Open to traffic

MERR - Kennebec River Bridge (Augusta) (Kennebec County, Maine)
Built 1913
Warren deck truss bridge over Kennebec River on Maine Central Railroad
Intact but closed to all traffic

Merrymeeting River Boston & Maine Railroad Bridge (Belknap County, New Hampshire)
(Main design: Double-intersection Warren deck truss)
Lost Double-intersection Warren deck truss bridge over Merrymeeting River/Letter S Rd on B&MRR
Removed but not replaced

Metaline Falls Bridge (Pend Oreille County, Washington)
Built 1951
Deck truss bridge over Pend Oreille River on WA 31 in Metaline Falls
Open to traffic

Metropolis Bridge (Massac County, Illinois)
(Main design: Pennsylvania through truss)
Built 1917 by the American Bridge Co. under the direction of engineers C. H. Cartlidge and Ralph Modjeski
Six-span through truss bridge over the Ohio River on the Canadian National Railway at Metropolis
Open to railroad traffic

Miami River Bridge (New) (Miami-Dade County, Florida)
Built in 2014
Warren deck truss bascule bridge over Miami River on NW 5th Avenue State Route 7
Open to traffic

Michigan Avenue Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1920; repaired after freak accident 1992
Bascule bridge over Main Branch Chicago River on Michigan Avenue (former US 14) in Chicago
Open to traffic