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Plate girder

Old Putnam Trail - Van Cortlandt Lake Bridge (Bronx County, New York)
Built for New York & Putnam RR, later NYC RR
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Van Cortlandt Lake on Old Putnam Trail (formerly NYC RR)
Open to pedestrians only

Old Railroad Bridge (Lauderdale County, Alabama)
(Main design: Warren through truss)
Built 1893; Modified 1895, 1906, & 1962; Lift span relocated 1990
Warren through truss bridge over Tennessee River on Old Railroad Bridge Trail
Open to pedestrians

Old Shinhollow Road Bridge (Orange County, New York)
Abandoned pony/through plate girder bridge over Metro-North Commuter Railroad on Abandoned Shinhollow road
Derelict/abandoned

Old United States Naval Academy Bridge (Anne Arundel County, Maryland)
Built 1924, Rehabbed 1979 after 4 of the easternmost spans were found to be in poor condition in 1978, Replaced 1995
Deck girder bridge over Severn River on Route 450
Replaced by a new bridge

Old US 50 Overpass (Franklin County, Missouri)
Built 1926 by the American Bridge Co.
Deck plate girder bridge over US 50 on Rock Island Railroad
Railroad service suspended since 1995

Old US 52 WSS Bridge (Davidson County, North Carolina)
Built 1926
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Old US 52 on WSSRR/CSXTRR
Open to traffic

Old US 75 Bridge (Montgomery County, Kansas)
Pony/through plate girder bridge over abandoned section of Old US 75 on Missouri Pacific RR
Open to traffic

Old York Road Overpass (York County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1952 by the PTC
Pony/through plate girder bridge over PA Turnpike/I-76 on Old York Road in Fairview Township
Open to traffic

Oliver Creek Bridge Sedwick Road (Morgan County, Indiana)
Built ca. 1917; Replaced 2008
Lost Pony plate girder bridge over Oliver Creek on Sedwick Road, CR 64
Replaced by a new bridge

Olivia Railroad Bridge (Renville County, Minnesota)
Built 1913 when the line was double tracked
Deck plate girder bridge over Branch of Beaver Creek on TC&W RR
Open to traffic

Omaha Bridge #15 (Ramsey County, Minnesota)
(Main design: Through truss)
Built 1915
Through truss bridge over Mississippi River on Railroad
Open to traffic

Omaha Trail - Branch of Sherman Creek Bridge (Juneau County, Wisconsin)
Built 1912
Deck plate girder bridge over Branch of Sherman Creek on Omaha Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Omaha Trail - County Road H Bridge (Juneau County, Wisconsin)
Built 1892
Deck plate girder bridge over County Road H on Omaha Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Omaha Trail - Sherman Creek Bridge #5 (Juneau County, Wisconsin)
Built 1912
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Sherman Creek on Omaha Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Omaha Trail - Sherman Creek Bridge #9 (Juneau County, Wisconsin)
Built 1912
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Sherman Creek on Omaha Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Onslow Beach Road Bridge (Onslow County, North Carolina)
Built 1953
Pony/through plate girder swing bridge over Intracoastal Waterway on Onslow Beach Road
Open to traffic

Ontario Pathways - NY5 Overpass (Ontario County, New York)
Pony plate girder bridge over RT 5 on Ontario Pathways
Open to pedestrians only

Opossum Creek Norfolk Southern Railway Bridge (East) (Campbell County, Virginia)
Built 1907
Deck plate girder bridge over Opossum Creek on NSRR
Open to traffic

Opossum Creek Norfolk Southern Railway Bridge (West) (Campbell County, Virginia)
Deck plate girder bridge over Opossum Creek on NSRR
Open to traffic

Oradell Avenue Bridge (Bergen County, New Jersey)
Built 1904; rehabilitated 1972
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Hackensack River on Oradell Avenue
Open to traffic

Orofino Bridge (Clearwater County, Idaho)
Deck plate girder bridge over Clearwater River on Michigan Avenue
Open to traffic

Ortega River Bridge (Duval County, Florida)
Built 1927; rehabilitated 1996
Bascule bridge over Ortega River on FL 211 in Jacksonville
Open to traffic

Osaugie Trail - Nemadji River Bridge (Douglas County, Wisconsin)
Built 1904
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Nemadji River on Osaugie Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Ottumwa Wabash Bridge (Wapello County, Iowa)
(Main design: Pratt through truss)
Built 1888, North span of the bridge collapsed February 13, 1973; Converted into a pedestrian bridge 2007
Through truss pedestrian bridge over Des Moines River on former Wabash RR in Ottumwa
Open to pedestrians/bicycles

OTVR - Otter Tail River Bridge (Otter Tail County, Minnesota)
Built 1910
Deck plate girder bridge over Otter Tail River on Otter Tail Valley Railroad
Open to traffic

Overseas Highway - Bahia Honda Bridge (Monroe County, Florida)
(Main design: Parker through truss)
Built 1912, converted to highway use in 1938; Abandoned 1972.
Railroad through truss bridge over Bahia Honda Channel on the former Florida East Coast Railway
Derelict/abandoned

Overseas Highway - Seven Mile Bridge (Monroe County, Florida)
(Main design: Warren through truss)
Originally built by the railroad in 1912. Replaced and swing span removed 1982; Part of the bridge now used for fishing.
Concrete Arch and Deck Girder bridge over Moser Channel on Old US 1 with a through truss swing span (removed), now used as a Fishing Pier and observation deck in Marathon


OW - Cadosia Trestle (Delaware County, New York)
Removed ca.1963
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Cadosia Creek & Lower Cadosia Road on New York, Ontario, & Western Railway
Removed

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 - Orrs Mills Trestle (Orange County, New York)
Single-tracked 1946; abandoned 1957; removed prior to 1965
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Moodna Creek on New York, Ontario & Western Railroad
Removed but not replaced

OW - Wheeler Creek Bridge (Oneida County, New York)
Abandoned deck plate girder bridge over Wheeler Creek on New York, Ontario and Western Railway
Abandoned

Oxford Street Trail - Grand River Bridge (Kent County, Michigan)
Built 1914
Deck plate girder bridge over Grand River on Oxford Street Trail (formerly Michigan Railway)
Open to pedestrians

P&SVRR - Deer Creek Bridge (El Dorado County, California)
Built 1863-1864, still in use on a preserved railroad.
Deck plate girder bridge over Deer Creek on Placerville & Sacramento Valley Railroad (P&SVRR)
Open to traffic

PA Turnpike Susquehanna River Bridge (York County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1949, opened 1950 with Turnpike's Philadelphia Extension; rehabilitated 1979; replaced 2007
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Susquehanna River on Pa Turnpike (I-76) in Harrisburg
Replaced by Concrete Segmental Bridge

Pacific Avenue Bridge (Los Angeles County, California)
Bridge over Ballona Creek on Pacific Avenue
Open to pedestrians

Pacific Coast Highway Overpass (Los Angeles County, California)
Deck plate deck girder Bridge over Lincoln Blvd. (Pacific Coast Highway / State Route 1 (CA 1) on Culver Blvd in Los Angeles
Open to Traffic

Pacific Electric Trail - Foothill Boulevard Overpass (Rancho Cucamonga) (San Bernardino County, California)
Built 1929; Removed 2010
Lost Pony/through plate girder bridge over Foothill Boulevard on Pacific Electric Bike Trail
Replaced by a new bridge

PAL - Barkley Dam Lock Bridge (Livingston County, Kentucky)
(Main design: Pony/through plate girder)
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Barkley Dam Lock Chamber and Barkley Dam Rd on Paducah & Louisville Rwy
Open

PAL - Elmlick Creek Bridge (Ohio County, Kentucky)
Pony/through plate girder bridge on Paducah & Louisville Railway over pigeon creek
Open to traffic

PAL - Gilbertsville Hwy Bridge (Marshall County, Kentucky)
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Gilbertsville Hwy on Paducah & Louisville Rwy
Open

PAL - Jefferson Street Overpass (Jefferson County, Kentucky)
Built 1940
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Jefferson Street on P&L Railroad (Formerly Pennsylvania Railroad)
Open to traffic

PAL - Kentucky Dam Lock Bridge (Livingston County, Kentucky)
Built circa 1944
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Kentucky Dam Lock on P&L Railway
Intact, but with rails removed

PAL - US 62 Bridge (Lyon County, Kentucky)
Built 1963
Deck plate girder bridge over Us 62 on P&L Railway
Open

PAL - US31W Overpass (Jefferson County, Kentucky)
Built 1940
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Us 31w (Main Street) on P&L Railroad (Formerly Pennsylvania Railroad)
Open to traffic

Palm Garden Bridge (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
Built ca. 1977
Deck plate girder bridge over Saw Mill Run and PA 51 on South Busway
Open to traffic

Palm Valley Bridge (St. Johns County, Florida)
Built 1937, replaced 2003
Lost bascule bridge over Intracoastal Waterway on County Road C210
Replaced by new bridge

Palmer-Bethlehem Rail Trail - Freemansburg Avenue Overpass (Northampton County, Pennsylvania)
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Freemansburg Avenue n Palmer-Bethlehem Rail Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Palos Railroad Bridge (Athens County, Ohio)
Unknown
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Sunday Creek on Unknown railroad
Open to traffic

Pamlico River Bridge (Beaufort County, North Carolina)
Built 1928; rehabilitated 1966
Swing bridge over Pamlico River on US 17 in Washington
Open to traffic

Panhandle Pathway Trail - Mill Creek Bridge (Pulaski County, Indiana)
Two separate spans over this creek for a formerly double tracked railroad. Both survive, one side is today used for a trail and has had a concrete deck installed.
Deck plate girder bridge over Mill Creek on Panhandle Pathway Trail(nee Toledo Peoria and Western, A&R Line, Winamac Southern, Conrail, Penn Central, Pennsylvania, Panhandle PCC&StL, Chicago Great Eastern, Logansport and Chicago Railroads)
Open to pedestrians

Panhandle Pathway Trail - Tippecanoe River Bridge (Pulaski County, Indiana)
Formerly double tracked rail bridge, then single tracked, now is being converted with planking for pedestrians. Once part of Pennsy RR line from Chicago to Logansport and Columbus, Ohio or Richmond, Indiana
Deck plate girder bridge over Tippecanoe River on the Panhandle Pathway Trail in Winamac
Open to pedestrians

Park Avenue Bridge (Black Hawk County, Iowa)
Built 1938; rehabilitated 1984
Haunched deck plate girder bridge over Cedar River on W Park Avenue
Open to traffic

Park Avenue Bridge (Old) (Terrebonne Parish, Louisiana)
Built ?; Replaced 1958
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Gulf Intracoastal Waterway on East Park Avenue
Demolished

Pasquotank River Bridge (Pasquotank County, North Carolina)
Pony/through girder bridge over Pasquotank River on US 158
Open to traffic

Pasquotank River ICWW Bridge (Pasquotank County, North Carolina)
Built 1972
Bascule bridge over Pasquotank River ICWW on US 158 in Elizabeth City
Open to traffic

Passaic River Bridge (Passaic County, New Jersey)
Built 1930; Replaced 2002
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Passaic River on Market Street
Replaced by a new bridge

PATH - Hackensack River Bridge (Hudson County, New Jersey)
(Main design: Parker through truss)
Built 1930
Through truss lift bridge over Hackensack River on Railroad
Open to traffic

Patroon Island Bridge (Albany County, New York)
(Main design: Warren deck truss with all verticals)
Built 1968; rehabilitated 1992, 2007, 2016
Warren deck truss with all verticals bridge over Hudson River on I-90/NY Thruway
Open to traffic

Patterson Avenue Southern Railway Bridge (Forsyth County, North Carolina)
Built 1939
1939 Pony/through plate girder bridge
Open to traffic

Pawtucket Street Bridge (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
Deck plate girder bridge over Northern Canal on Pawtucket Street
Open to traffic

Paxton Creek Bridge (Dauphin County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1920
Girder bridge over Paxton Creek on Sr 3018
Open to traffic

Payson Road Bridge (Adams County, Illinois)
Built 1948
Deck plate girder bridge over Fall Creek on Payson Road (CH 51)
Open to traffic

PC - Lower Falls Branch Route 128 Overpass (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
Built ca. 1950
Abandoned pony/through plate girder bridge over I-95 on Railroad
Derelict/abandoned

PC - West Fork White River Bridge (Madison County, Indiana)
Once part of the Pennsylvania Railroad's Richmond Branch taking trains from Cincinnatti to Anoka(Logansport) and onto Chicago. This line was abandoned when Conrail took over in 1976 and didn't include sections of this line in its company.
Abandoned thirteen-span deck plate girder bridge over West Fork White River and W. Grand Ave. on former Penn Central Railroad(nee Pennsylvania, Chicago Great Eastern, Cincinnatti and Chicago Air Line)
Abandoned, the two Northernmost spans gone

PE - 6th & Main Street Terminal Viaduct (Los Angeles County, California)
Built 1947
Lost Pony/through plate girder bridge over Los Angeles Street on Pacific Electric Railway
Removed

PE - Arroyo Seco Bridge (2nd) (Los Angeles County, California)
Built 1903; Rehabilitated 1916; Removed ?
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Arroyo Seco on Pacific Electric Railway
Removed

PE - Ballona Creek Bridge (Culver City) (Los Angeles County, California)
Deck plate girder bridge over Ballona Creek on Pacific Electric Railway
Abandoned

PE - Easton Wash Bridge (Los Angeles County, California)
Removed 1951
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Eaton Wash on Pacific Electric Railway
Removed

PE - Fletcher Drive Trestle (Los Angeles County, California)
Buitl 1904 as timber trestle, rebuilt 1928 with deck girder main span, Demolished 1959
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Fletcher Drive on Pacific Electric Railway
Removed but not replaced

PE - La Brea Avenue Overpass (Los Angeles County, California)
Built 1927; Abandoned July 7, 1940, Demolished 1963
Lost Pony Plate Girder Bridge over La Brea Avenue on Pacific Electric Railway
Removed

PE - Los Angeles River Bridge (Atwater Village) (Los Angeles County, California)
Built 1929; Removed 1959
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Los Angeles River on Railroad
Removed

PE - Los Angeles River Bridge (Long Beach, Old) (Los Angeles County, California)
Built ?; Replaced 1956 due to flood-control plans
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Los Angeles River on Pacific Electric Railway
Replaced by a new bridge

PE - Los Angeles River Bridge (Van Nuys) (Los Angeles County, California)
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Los Angeles River on Pacific Electric Railway
Removed

PE - Pico & San Vicente Viaduct (Los Angeles County, California)
(Main design: Concrete deck girder)
Built 1927; Abandoned July 7, 1940, Demolished 1964
Lost Concrete deck girder bridge over Pico Boulevard & San Vicente Boulevard on Railroad (PE)
Removed but not replaced

PE - Riverside Drive Viaduct (Los Angeles County, California)
Built 1929; Removed 1959
Lost Pony plate girder bridge over Riverside Drive on Pacific Electric Railway
Removed but not replaced

PE - Santa Ana River Bridge (Huntington Beach/Newport Beach) (Orange County, California)
Built 1920; Partially destroyed in the Flood of 1927; Abandoned & likely removed 1962
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Santa Ana River on Pacific Electric Railway
Removed

PE - Venice/La Cienega Boulevards Overpass (Los Angeles County, California)
Abandoned September 17th 1950; Removed 1963
Lost Pony/through plate girder bridge over Venice Boulevard/South La Cienega Boulevard on Railroad
Removed

Peabody Road Bridge (Gallatin County, Illinois)
Deck plate girder trestle bridge over Saline River on Peabody Road
Open to traffic

Pecos River Railroad Trestle (Guadalupe County, New Mexico)
Deck plate girder bridge over Pecos River on Union Pacific Railroad (formerly Southern Pacific Railroad)
Open to traffic

Pedestrian Overpass (Delaware County, New York)
Abandoned pony/through plate girder bridge over Ulster & Delaware Railroad on Pedestrian Pathway
Abandoned

Pee Dee River Aberdeen Carolina & Western Railway Bridge (Stanly County, North Carolina)
(Main design: Deck plate girder)
Deck plate girder bridge over Pee Dee River on ACWRRR
Open to traffic

Pelican Island Bridge (Galveston County, Texas)
(Main design: Pratt deck truss)
Built 1960
Bascule bridge over Pelican Island Channel on Seawolf Parkway in Galveston
Open to traffic

Pemigewasset River Plymouth & Lincoln Railroad Bridge 13.78 (Grafton County, New Hampshire)
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Tributary of Pemigewasset River on PLLXRR/NEGSRR
Open to traffic

Penn Central Big Duck Creek Bridge (Madison County, Indiana)
Once part of a heavy duty branch line from Anoka(Logansport) to Cincinatti featuring many passenger trains. Not included in Conrail after PC Bankruptcy, line was abandoned on April 1, 1976.
Abandoned deck plate girder bridge over Big Duck Creek on Formerly Penn Central Railroad(nee Pennsylvania Railroad, Pittsburgh, Cincinnati, Chicago and St. Louis, Chicago Great Eastern, New Castle and Richmond, others)
Abandoned

Penn Central Big Walnut Creek Bridge (Delaware County, Ohio)
Rail trestle over Big Walnut Creek-This was a Penn central line from Columbus to Mt.Vernon.Conrail abandoned the line in 1982.
Open to pedestrians only

Penn Lincoln Parkway East Lougeay Run Bridge (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1962; rehabilitated 2010
Deck plate girder bridge over Lougeay Run & Old William Penn Highway on I-376/US 22 (Penn Lincoln Parkway East)
Open to traffic

Penn Lincoln Parkway East Ramp D Bridge Over Parkway East (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1952; rehabilitated 1981
Deck plate girder bridge over I-376 (Parkway East) on Ramp D
Open to traffic

Penn Lincoln Parkway East Thompson Run Bridge (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1962; rehabilitated 2009
Deck plate girder bridge over Thompson Run on I-376/US 22 (Penn Lincoln Parkway East)
Open to traffic

Penns Creek Path - Poe Paddy Tunnel Bridge (Centre County, Pennsylvania)
Deck plate girder bridge over Penns Creek on Penns Creek Path/Mid-State Trail (former Penn Central/Pennsylvania RR)
Open to pedestrians only

Pennsylvania Railroad Kokomo Creek Bridge in Center (Howard County, Indiana)
Forgotten structure over Kokomo Creek just off CR 300 East near Center Indiana. Tracks have been gone since 1970's. Once part of Pennsylvania RR's Richmond Branch, a heavy duty passenger route between Cincinnatti and Chicago.
Deck plate girder bridge over Kokomo Creek on Abandoned Conrail(nee Penn Central, Pennsylvania RR, New Castle and Richmond) in Center
Closed to all traffic

Pennsylvania Route 917 I-70 Overpass (Washington County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1949
Lost Pony/through plate girder bridge over I-70 on PA 917 (Pittsburgh Road)
Replaced by a new bridge

Pennsylvania Turnpike Raystown Branch Juniata River Bridge (Bedford County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1939; rehabilitated 1992
Deck plate girder bridge over Raystown Branch Juniata River on I-70/I-76 (Pennsylvania Turnpike)
Open to traffic

Pennsylvania Turnpike Swatara Creek Bridge (Dauphin County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1949; rehabilitated 1981
Deck plate girder bridge over T-496, Swatara Creek on Pennsylvania Turnpike (I-76)
Open to traffic

Pensacola Bay Bridge (Santa Rosa County, Florida)
Deck plate girder bridge over Pensacola Bay on Florida Route 98 Pensacola Beach
Replaced by a new bridge

Pequest WMA Trail - Pequest River Bridge #1 (Warren County, New Jersey)
Pony plate girder bridge over Pequest River on Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Pequest WMA Trail - Pequest River Bridge #2 (Warren County, New Jersey)
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Pequest River on Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Pequest WMA Trail - Pequest River Bridge #3 (Warren County, New Jersey)
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Pequest River on Lehigh Line
Open to pedestrians only

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

Perkins Street Walkway Bridge Over Lawrence Wasteway (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1917
Deck plate girder bridge over Lawrence Wasteway on Walkway
Open to pedestrians only

Peru Hill Bridge (Sweetwater County, Wyoming)
Built 1924 by the Fort Pitt Bridge Works; demolished July 2017
Lost deck plate girder bridge over Union Pacific Railroad on CR 37 (Peru Cutoff Road)
No longer exists