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Pennsylvania truss

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The Pennsylvania, or Petit, truss is a sub-type of the Parker truss, but differs by the addition of half-length struts or ties in the top, bottom, or both parts of the panels.

2nd Street Bridge (Buchanan County, Iowa)
Replaced 1968
Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Wapsipinicon River on 2nd Street
Replaced by a new bridge

4th Street Bridge (Yakima County, Washington)
Built 1907; Replaced 1932
Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Yakima River on Selah to N Yakima Rd
Replaced by the present I 82 Westbound bridges in 1932

Abandoned W&LE - Cuyahoga River Bridge (Cuyahoga County, Ohio)
Built 1956 abandoned in 2001
Abandoned pennsylvania through truss bridge over Cuyahoga River on Wheeling & Lake Erie RR
Derelict/abandoned Raised

Aetnaville Bridge (Ohio County, West Virginia)
Built 1891; closed to traffic December 1988
Through truss bridge over Ohio River Back Channel on Georgia Street in Wheeling
Closed to all traffic

Alaska - Mears Memorial Bridge (Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area, Alaska)
Built 1923
Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Tanana River on single track of the Alaska Railroad in Nenana
Open to traffic

Alaska - Susitna River Bridge (Matanuska-Susitna Borough, Alaska)
Completed Feb. 1921 by the American Bridge Co.
Through truss bridge over Susitna River on Alaska Railroad
Open

Alaska - Tanana River Bridge (Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area, Alaska)
Through truss bridge over Tanana River on Alaska Railroad
Open

Alton Bridge (Madison County, Illinois)
Built 1928; closed for major repairs in 1959 and 1975; permanently closed January 4, 1994; first span imploded August 11, 1994, other 6 spans imploded August-October 1994
Lost seven-span through truss bridge over the Mississippi River on US 67 at Alton
Replaced by the Clark Bridge

Anchor River Bridge (Kenai Peninsula Borough, Alaska)
Built 1949
Through truss bridge over Anchor River on Old Sterling Highway in Anchor Point
Open to traffic

Anna Hunt Marsh Bridge (Cheshire County, New Hampshire)
Built 1920 by American Bridge Co.; Rehabilitated 1988
Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Connecticut River on NH 119 in Hinsdale
Open to traffic

Archer Avenue Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1934; rehabilitated 1997
Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Cal Sag Channel on Archer Ave/IL 171/ IL 83
Open to traffic

Arkansas River Trail - Rock Island Bridge (Pulaski County, Arkansas)
(Main design: Warren through truss)
Built 1899 by the Choctaw and Memphis Railroad; lift span added 1972
Vertical-lift railroad bridge over the Arkansas River in Little Rock at the Clinton Presidential Library. Open to pedestrians.
Rehabilitation complete. Open for pedestrian traffic as of 10-01-11.

ARZC - Colorado River Bridge (San Bernardino County, California)
Built 1907
Pennsylvania Through truss bridge over Colorado River on Arizona and California Railroad (ARZC)
Open to rail traffic only

Asher Bridge (Ralls County, Missouri)
Before Asher Bridge was built, travelers used a nearby low water crossing which could only be forded three months of the year.
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Salt River on MO Hwy H
Replaced by a new bridge in 1964

Athens Bridge (Bradford County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1916; rehabilitated 1953; replaced 2005
Lost through truss bridge over Susquehanna River on PA1056
Replaced by a new bridge

AVR - Brilliant Cutoff Bridge (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1904;
Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Allegheny River on Allegheny Valley Railroad
Open to traffic

Bailey Bridge (Ralls County, Missouri)
Built 1910 by Stupp Brothers; replaced 2002
Lost through truss over Salt River on Bailey Bridge Road southeast of New London
Replaced by a boring concrete bridge

Barret Bridge (3rd) (Orange County, New York)
Built 1903; Replaced 1939
Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Delaware River
Replaced by a new bridge

Baudette Bridge (Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota)
Built 1959
Through truss bridge over Rainy River on MN 72 in Baudette
Open to traffic

Beasley Fork Road Bridge (Adams County, Ohio)
Built 1888; rehabilitated 1998: closed 2011; replaced 2013
Lost through truss bridge over Ohio Brush Creek on Beasley Fork Road (CR 1P)
Bridge has been replaced.

Bell Street Bridge (Old) (Dawson County, Montana)
Built 1900; Replaced 1925
Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Yellowstone River on Bell Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Bend Road Bridge (Franklin County, Missouri)
Built 1916-17 by Miller & Borcherding; rehabilitated 1991
Two-span through truss bridge over Meramec River on Bend Road (Route N), southwest of Pacific
Open to one-lane traffic

Berkheimer Bridge (Humboldt County, Iowa)
Built 1899 by the Clinton Bridge & Iron Works; closed 2001; rehabilitated 2005
Through truss bridge over West Fork Des Moines River on 215th Street west of Humboldt
Open to traffic

Berne Bridge (Berks County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1896; rehabilitated 1959; Demolished 2014
Through truss bridge over Schuylkill River on TR 952 (Fisher Dam Road) near Bern (Tilden Twp)
Replaced by new bridge (scrapped)

Berwick Bridge (Columbia County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1907;
Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Susquehanna River on Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Big Four Bridge (Jefferson County, Kentucky)
Built 1929 using preexisting stone piers. Interurban traffice ends 1939; Approches scrapped 1974.
Rail-Trail six-span through truss railroad bridge over the Ohio River at Louisville
Open to pedestrians only

Big Four Bridge (Original) (Jefferson County, Kentucky)
Built 1888-1895 (Main span portals stated 1893); Replaced 1929
Lost Through truss bridge over Ohio River on New York Central Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Big Vermillion River Bridge (LaSalle County, Illinois)
Built ca 1915, replaced 1960
Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Vermilion River near Oglesby
Lost, replaced with new bridge

Bigelow Bridge (Cattaraugus County, New York)
Built 1928
Through truss bridge over Cattaraugus Creek in Springville
Bypassed, but restored and open to pedestrians

Bighorn River Bridge (Yellowstone County, Montana)
Built 1930
Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Bighorn River on Frontage Road 104
Open to traffic

Bighorn River Bridge (Big Horn County, Montana)
Abandoned through truss bridge over Bighorn River
Derelict/abandoned

Birch Creek Bridge (Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area, Alaska)
Built ca. 1928. Relocated here in 1957
Through truss bridge over Birch Creek on Steese Highway in Circle
Open to traffic

Bird Creek Bridge (Tulsa County, Oklahoma)
Built 1912
Abandoned through truss bridge over Bird Creek on 131st St. N.
Extant but closed to all traffic

Bird's Nest Bridge (Crawford County, Missouri)
Built 1914 by Miller & Borcherding Bridge Builders of St. Louis
Through truss bridge over Meramec River on Bird's Nest Road north of Steelville
Closed to all traffic and posted against trespassing

Bismarck Branch Road Bridge (Butte County, South Dakota)
Built 1912 by the Canton Bridge Company
Through truss bridge over Belle Fourche River on Bismarck Branch Road, 8.6 mi. east and 6.2 mi. south of Newell
Moved to Sturgis, SD for use as an attraction at the Full Throttle Saloon

Black Bridge (Wayne County, Missouri)
Built 1916; replaced after 1955
Lost through truss bridge over St. Francis River (now Lake Wappapello) east of Patterson on MO 34
Replaced by steel stringer bridge

Black Hawk Bridge (Allamakee County, Iowa)
Built 1931; rehabilitated 1955
Three-span cantilevered through truss bridge over the Mississippi River on IA 9 at Lansing
Open to two-lane traffic

Blackford Road Bridge (Yuba County, California)
Built 1916; moved from ? to this location 1967
Through truss bridge over Bear River-Camp Far West Lake Spillway on Blackford Road
Open to traffic

Blair Bridge (Washington County, Nebraska)
Built 1928-29; tolls removed 1962; replaced 1991
Lost three-span through truss bridge over the Missouri River on US 30 east of Blair
Replaced by a modern bridge

Blue Bluff Road Bridge (Morgan County, Indiana)
Built approx 1899; Replaced 1974
Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over White River on Blue Bluff Road
Replaced by a new bridge

BNSF - Columbia River Bridge (Clark County, Washington)
Built 1908
Swing span through truss bridge over the Columbia River
Open to traffic

BNSF - Missouri River High Bridge (Burleigh County, North Dakota)
Built 1905, reusing the piers from an 1882 bridge
Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Missouri River on BNSF Railway
Open to traffic

BNSF - Rock Island Bridge (Douglas County, Washington)
Originally built for the Great Northern Railway in 1892, the main span was reinforced in 1925
Through truss bridge over Columbia River on single track of BNSF Railway in Rock Island
Open to traffic

Boonville Bridge (Cooper County, Missouri)
Opened to traffic July 4, 1924; replaced 1995
Lost through truss bridge over the Missouri River on US 40, MO 5, and MO 87 at Boonville
Replaced by Boonslick Bridge

Bourbeuse River Bridge (Gasconade County, Missouri)
Lost through truss over Bourbeuse River, somewhere near Owensville
Lost

BPRR - Allegheny River Bridge (Armstrong County, Pennsylvania)
Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Allegheny River on Buffalo & Pittsburgh Railroad
Abandoned

Brewerton Bridge (Oswego County, New York)
Built 1883; Bridge raised and swing span replaced with a Pennsylvania through truss ca. 1908; Replaced 1932
Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Oneida River on US11
Replaced by a new bridge

Bridge Street Bridge (Aroostook County, Maine)
Built 1921; rehabilitated 2001
Through truss bridge over St. John River on Bridge Street in Madawaska
Open to traffic

Bridgeport Bridge (Lee County, Iowa)
Built 1904, Closed 1984
Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Skunk River on Old Quarry Road
Closed to all traffic

Bridgeport Bridge (Grant County, Wisconsin)
Build 1931; Replaced 1989; Demolished 1990
Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Wisconsin River on US 18 - STH 35 in Town of Wyalusing
Replaced by new bridge

Brighton Bridge (Washington County, Iowa)
Replaced 1953
Lost Pennsylvania Petit through truss bridge over Skunk River on Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Broadway Avenue Minnesota River Bridge (Le Sueur County, Minnesota)
Built 1931
Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Minnesota River on MN 99 in St. Peter
Open to traffic

Broadway Bridge (Old) (Ada County, Idaho)
Built 1893; Replaced 1956
Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Boise River on Broadway & Boise Valley Railway
Replaced by a new bridge

Bryan Bridge (Callaway County, Missouri)
Built 1912 by the Missouri Bridge & Iron Co.; replaced 2001
Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Auxvasse Creek on CR 447
Replaced by new bridge

Buddha-Lawrenceport Bridge (Lawrence County, Indiana)
Built 1913; replaced 1996
Lost through truss bridge over East Fork White River on Buddha Bypass
Replaced by new bridge

Bull Run Bridge (Clackamas County, Oregon)
Built in 1894 in Portland. Moved to current location in 1926
Pennsylvania-Petit through truss bridge over Bull Run River on Bull Run Road
Open to traffic

Bull Run Bridge (Preston County, West Virginia)
Built 1912 by the Canton Bridge Co.
Through truss bridge over Cheat River on CR 14/4
Open to traffic

BUS-US-59 - Colorado River Bridge (Wharton County, Texas)
Built 1930
Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Colorado River on Business 59 SB in Wharton
Closed to all traffic, in process of being rehabilitated

C&BL - Ten Acre Bridge (Cambria County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1901
Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Conemaugh Creek on Conemaugh and Black Lick Railroad
Open to traffic

Cambridge Springs Bridge (Crawford County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1901 by Massillon Bridge Co.; rehabilitated 1986
Through truss bridge over French Creek on US 6/US 19 (Main Street) in Cambridge Springs
Open to traffic

Camptown Bridge (Bradford County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1916; rehabilitated 1956, replaced 2003
Through truss bridge over Wyalusing Creek on TR 706
Demolished and replaced.

Cape Fear River Bridge (Bladen County, North Carolina)
Built 1952
Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Cape Fear River on NC 11
Replaced by a new bridge

Cape Fear River Bridge (Bladen County, North Carolina)
Built 1955
Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Cape Fear River on NC 1316
Replaced by a new bridge

Carpenter Ford Bridge (Maury County, Tennessee)
Built in 1904 by the W. T. Young Bridge Company; Bypassed by new bridge in 1962
Abandoned pin-connected Pennsylvania (camelback) through truss bridge over Duck River on Carpenter Bridge Road
Abandoned

Castle Rock Bridge (Cowlitz County, Washington)
Built 1910; Replaced ?
Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Cowlitz River on Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Cedar Hill Bridge (Jefferson County, Missouri)
Completed Aug. 1908; replaced 1983
Lost through truss bridge over Big River on Cedar Hill Road at Cedar Hill
Replaced by a modern bridge

Chamberlain Bridge (Brule County, South Dakota)
Built 1925 as a four-span bridge; reconstructed 1953 as a double-barreled five span bridge incorporating five spans from a bridge at Wheeler
Double-barreled through truss bridge over the Missouri River (Francis Case Lake) on Business Loop I-90 at Chamberlain
Undergoing rehabilitation in 2010

Champ Clark Bridge (Pike County, Missouri)
Built 1927-28; rehabilitated 1981 and 2005
Five-span through truss bridge over the Mississippi River on US 54 at Louisiana
Open to two-lane traffic

Charleroi-Monessen Bridge (Washington County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1906 by the Mercantile Bridge Co.; rehabilitated 1986; closed 2009
Through truss bridge over Monongahela River on PA 2018 in Charleroi
Demolished by PennDOT A Few Minutes Before 9:00 AM EDT, July 11, 2011

Checkered House Bridge (Chittenden County, Vermont)
Built 1929 by American Bridge Co.; Rehabilitated 1970; Widened and rehabilitated 2013
Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Winooski River on US 2 in Richmond
Open to traffic

Chelyan Bridge (Kanawha County, West Virginia)
Built 1929; Replaced 1995
Lost Through truss bridge over Kanawha River on Route 61 Spur
Replaced by a new bridge

Cherry Lane Bridge (Nez Perce County, Idaho)
Built 1919; rehabilitated 1978
Through truss bridge over Clearwater River on Cherry Lane
Open to traffic

Cheshire Bridge (Sullivan County, New Hampshire)
Built 1930; rehabilitated 1992
Through truss bridge over Connecticut River on VT 11 / NH 11 in Charlestown
Open to traffic

Cheyenne River Bridge (Niobrara County, Wyoming)
Built ca. 1915
Through truss bridge over Cheyenne River on CN14-9
Open to traffic

Chicopee River Bridge (Hampden County, Massachusetts)
Built 1939; rehabilitated 1993
Through truss bridge over Chicopee River on West Street in Ludlow
Open to traffic

Clarno Bridge (Wasco County, Oregon)
Built 1908, Replaced 1975
Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over John Day River on OR 218
Replaced by new bridge

Cleveland Union Terminal Viaduct (Cuyahoga County, Ohio)
Built 1929-1935
Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Cuyahoga River on Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority
Open to traffic

Clover Creek US 60 Bridge (Breckinridge County, Kentucky)
Built 1922
Through truss bridge over Clover Creek on US 60 in Cloverport
Open to traffic

CN - Red Cedar River Bridge (Dunn County, Wisconsin)
Built 1905 after a previous bridge was washed out
Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Red Cedar River on Canadian National Railway
Open to traffic

Cobban Bridge (Chippewa County, Wisconsin)
Built in 1908; Moved 15 miles upriver to avoid inundation, 1918-19; rehabilitated 1995
Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Chippewa River on CTH T
Open to traffic

Colonel John Joseph Tominac Memorial Bridge (Cambria County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1958; rehabilitated 1997
Through truss bridge over Little Conemaugh River on PA 271 (Maple Avenue) in Johnstown
Open to traffic

Columbia Street Bridge (Old) (Allen County, Indiana)
Replaced 1923
Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Maumee River on Columbia Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Connecticut River Bridge (Grafton County, New Hampshire)
Built 1929; rehabilitated 1993
Through truss bridge over Connecticut River on NH 25 in Piermont
Open to traffic

Coraopolis Bridge (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1893; rehabilitated 1981; Replaced 1995
Lost Through truss bridge over Ohio River Bk Chan., P&Le Rr on Grand Avenue/Ferree Street
Replaced by a new bridge

County Bridge (Hampden County, Massachusetts)
Built 1932
Lost truss bridge over Westfield River on US 20 in Westfield
Replaced by new bridge

Cove Road Bridge (Oneida County, New York)
Built 1908; rehabilitated 1955
Through truss bridge over Erie Barge Canal on Cove Road in Sylvan Beach
Open to traffic

Covington US 136 Bridge (Warren County, Indiana)
Built 1916 to replace an earlier covered bridge, replaced in 1978
Lost through truss bridge over Wabash River on US 136 at Covington
Replaced by new bridge

CR 510 Bridge (Marquette County, Michigan)
Originally built in Pennsylvania around the turn of the century. Acquired by the state of Michigan in 1919 and erected in 1921. Closed to traffic in 2010.
Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Dead River on former CR 510
Open to pedestrians

Crawford Street Bridge (Parke County, Indiana)
Built ca. 1892, bypassed in 1949, demolished in 1951
Lost Through truss bridge over Wabash River on Crawford Street at Montezuma
Replaced by new bridge

Crescent Bridge (Scott County, Iowa)
(Main design: Pratt through truss)
Built 1898, Iowa Approach Added 1905
Camelback through truss bridge over Mississippi River on BNSF/CP/IC&E/DM&E Railroad in Davenport
Open to traffic

CSX - Alfred H. Smith Memorial Bridge (Rensselaer County, New York)
Built 1924
Through truss bridge over Hudson River on CSX Transportation
Open to traffic

CSX - Kanawha River Bridge (Charleston) (Kanawha County, West Virginia)
Built 1907
Parker through truss bridge over Kanawha River on CSX Railroad (Formerly Chesapeake & Ohio Railroad)
Intact but closed to all traffic

CSX - Ohio River Bridge (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1894
Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Ohio River on Railroad (CSX)


CSX - Susquehanna River Bridge (Harford County, Maryland)
Built 1907-09 by Baltimore & Ohio RR as double-track bridge and opened January 6, 1910, later single-tracked
Through and deck truss bridge over Susquehanna on railroad
Open to traffic

CSX - West Brownsville Junction Bridge (Washington County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1912,
Pennsylvania Petit through truss bridge over Monongahela River on Railroad (NS)
Open to traffic

CTA Green Line/IC Overpass (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1892; Closed 1982; Removed 1984
Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Illinois Central Railroad on Chicago Transit Authority Green Line
Removed

CUOH - Zanesville Bridge (Muskingum County, Ohio)
(Main design: Through truss)
Through truss bridge over Muskingum River on Railroad in Zanesville
Limited Rail Traffic

Damon Bridge (Jackson County, Iowa)
Built 1956
Through truss bridge over Maquoketa River on 435th Avenue (CR Z34)
Open to traffic

Dead River Bridge (Androscoggin County, Maine)
Built 1922
Through truss bridge over Dead River on ME 106 in Leeds
Open to traffic

Deep Creek Lake Bridge (Garrett County, Maryland)
Built 1924; Replaced 1997
Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Deep Creek Lake on Glendale Road
Replaced by a new bridge