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Plate girder

WC - Falls River Bridge (Baraga County, Michigan)
Deck plate girder bridge over Falls River on Railroad
Open to traffic

WCLR - Intracoastal Waterway Drawbridge (Horry County, South Carolina)
Built 1937; Deemed unsafe 1987; Rehabilititated 1987-97; Reopened 2001; Closed 2011 due to a voluntary shutdown of the CSR
Bridge over Intracoastal Waterway on Carolina Southern Railroad (former Atlantic Coast Line Railroad, Seaboard Coast Line Railroad, Horry County Railroad, and Wacamaw Coast Line and former roadway (now unused) in Myrtle Beach
Closed to traffic due to the railroad being suspended by the FRA in 2011

Webbers Falls Bridge (Muskogee County, Oklahoma)
Built 1969
Deck plate girder bridge over Arkansas River on U.S. 64/S.H. 100, replacing a multi-span through truss.
Open to traffic

Webster Avenue Bridge (Niagara County, New York)
Built 1918; Replaced 1978
Deck plate girder bridge over Tonawanda Creek Barge Canal on Webster Avenue
Replaced by a new bridge

Webster Avenue Bridge (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1911
Girder bridge over MBTA Fitchburg Line on Webster Avenue
Open to traffic

Wells Street Bridge (Old) (Milwaukee County, Wisconsin)
Replaced in 1985
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Milwaukee River on Wells Street
Demolished and replaced

Wells Viaduct (Stephens County, Georgia)
Built 1919
Bridge over North Fork Broad River on Norfolk Southern Railway, Greenville-Atlanta Subdivision
Open to traffic

Wenatchee River Bridge (Chelan County, Washington)
(Main design: Pratt through truss)
Built 1900; Relocated 1936, Replaced 2013
Through truss bridge over Wenatchee River on US 2
Open to traffic

West 3rd Street SCL Bridge (Halifax County, North Carolina)
Built 1910
Deck plate girder bridge over W. 3rd St on SCLRR/CSXTRR
Open to traffic

West Algoma Street Bridge (Old) (Winnebago County, Wisconsin)
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Fox River on West Algoma Street & Wisconsin Electric Railway
Replaced by a new bridge

West Branch Brook US-3 Bridge (Grafton County, New Hampshire)
Built 1927
Pony/through plate girder bridge over West Branch Brook on US-3
Open to traffic

West Essex Trail - Pompton Avenue Overpass (Essex County, New Jersey)
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Pompton Avenue on West Essex Trail (formerly Erie-Lackawanna Railroad)
Open to pedestrians only

West Fork of Twelvepole Creek Bridge (Wayne County, West Virginia)
Built 1907
Plate girder bridge over West Fork of Twelvepole Creek on Old N&W Railroad (CR 52/55)
Open to traffic

West Hardies Road Bridge (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1952; rehabilitated 1994
Pony/through plate girder bridge over I-76 (Pennsylvania Turnpike) on West Hardies Road (SR 4067)
Open to traffic

West Larose Lift Bridge (Lafourche Parish, Louisiana)
Built 1960
Vertical lift bridge on LA 1 over the Intracoastal Waterway in LaRose
Open to traffic

West Liberty Avenue Wheeling and Lake Erie Railway Bridge (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
(Main design: Deck plate girder)
1915 Deck plate girder bridge over W Liberty Ave on WERR
Open to traffic

West Penn - BoWest Viaduct (Fayette County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1905; Removed ca. 1952
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Western Maryland Railway on West Penn Railway
Removed

West Penn - Footedale Viaduct (Fayette County, Pennsylvania)
(Main design: Pratt pony truss)
Built 1905; Removed ca. 1952
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge on West Penn Railway over Railroad & Dunlap Creek Tributary
Removed

West Side Elevated Highway (New York County, New York)
Built 1929-1951; Portion at 14th Street collapsed 1973; Majority demolished by 1982; Section from 43rd Street and 59th Street (Built 1931) left intact as the Joe DiMaggio Highway and was rehabbed in 1995
Mostly lost Deck plate girder bridge over City Streets on West Side Elevated Highway
One remaining section (Built 1931) remains open as part of the the Joe DiMaggio Highway

West State Street Chesapeake and Ohio Railway Bridge (Franklin County, Ohio)
ca. 1920 Abandoned deck plate girder bridge over W State St on C&ORR
Derelict/abandoned

West State Street Conrail/CSX Transportaion Bridge (Franklin County, Ohio)
1920 Pony/through plate girder bridge over West State St on Conrail/CSX RR
Open to traffic

West State Street CSX Transportation Bridge (Franklin County, Ohio)
ca. 1920 Pony/through plate girder bridge over West State St on CSX RR


Westchester Avenue Drawbridge (Bronx County, New York)
Deck plate girder bridge over Bronx River on Westchester Avenue
Open to traffic

Western Avenue Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1940; rehabilitated 1942
Girder bridge over the Sanitary & Ship Canal on Western Avenue in Chicago
Open to traffic

Western Blvd Southern Railway Bridge (Wake County, North Carolina)
1936 Deck plate girder bridge over Western Blvd on SouRR/NSRR
Open to traffic

Western Brick Company Bridge (Vermilion County, Illinois)
Lost Deck girder bridge over Salt Fork Vermilion River on former narrow gauge railroad
Partially removed

Western Gateway Trail - Montreal River Bridge (Iron County, Wisconsin)
Built 1898
Deck plate girder bridge over Montreal River on Western Gateway Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Western Reserve Greenway - Mill Creek Bridge (Ashtabula County, Ohio)
bridge on railtrail former( PY&A branch of the PRR.,Penn Central,Conrail)
Deck plate girder bridge over Mill Creek on Western Reserve Greenway
Open to traffic

Westfield River Bridge (Russell) (Hampden County, Massachusetts)
(Main design: Pratt deck truss)
Built 1910, replaced 1973
Lost Pratt deck truss bridge over Westfield River and Boston & Albany Railroad on Station Street
Replaced by new bridge

WGCR - AL 27 Overpass (Coffee County, Alabama)
Built 1929
Deck plate girder bridge over AL 27 on Wiregrass Railroad in Enterprise
Open to traffic

Wheeling Heritage Trail - Wheeling Creek Bridge (Ohio County, West Virginia)
Abandoned deck plate girder bridge over Wheeling Creek on Wheeling Heritage Trail
Abandoned

White Bridge Road Bridge (Blair County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1929
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Frankstown Branch Juniata River on White Bridge Road Bridge (T427)
Open to traffic

White Oak Bayou Railroad Bridge (Pulaski County, Arkansas)
Built 1903
Abandoned bridge over White Oak Bayou in North Little Rock
Abandoned

White Oak Creek Bridge (Hinds County, Mississippi)
(Main design: Polygonal Warren pony truss with alternating verticals)
Built 1925; rehabilitated 1969 after a partial collapse
Pony truss bridge over White Oak Creek on MS 18
Open to traffic

White Pass & Yukon - East Fork Skagway River Bridge (Skagway, Alaska)
Deck plate girder bridge over East Fork Skagway river on White Pass & Yukon Railroad
Open to traffic

White River Railroad Trestle (Greene County, Indiana)
Abandoned deck plate girder bridge over White River on old railroad grade
Derelict/abandoned

White River State Trail - Fox River Bridge (Racine County, Wisconsin)
Built 1901
Deck plate girder bridge over Fox River on White River State Trail
Open to pedestrians only

White Rock Road Mariposa Creek Bridge (Mariposa County, California)
Built 1968 using turntable girders from early 1900s Yosemite Valley RR turntable at Merced Falls
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Mariposa Creek on White Rock Road
Open to traffic

Whiteburg Pedestrian Path - North Fork Kentucky River Bridge (Letcher County, Kentucky)
Bridge, double rail line, was constructed by the Virginia Iron and Bridge Company of Roanoke as one of a series of these deck girder bridges for the L&N railroad
Deck plate girder bridge over North Fork of Kentucky River on pedestrians
Open to pedestrians

Whitehorse Trail - North Fork Stillaguamish River Bridge (Snohomish County, Washington)
(Main design: Pratt through truss)
Built Ca. 1900 at an unknown location, relocated here 1929
Through truss bridge over N Fork Stillaguamish River on Whitehorse Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Whitesburg Bridge (Southbound) (Morgan County, Alabama)
(Main design: Polygonal Warren through truss with all verticals)
Built 1965
Cantilevered polygonal Warren through truss bridge over Tennessee River on US 231/AL 53 in Huntsville
Open to traffic

Whitewood Creek Road Bridge (N) (Lawrence County, South Dakota)
Built 1908
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Whitewood Creek on Whitewood Creek Road
Open to traffic

Whitewood Creek Road Bridge (S) (Lawrence County, South Dakota)
Built 1908
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Whitewood Creek on Whitewood Creek Road
Open to traffic

Whitsett Avenue Norfolk Southern Bridge (Guilford County, North Carolina)
1918 Deck plate girders over Whitsett Ave on NSRR
Open to traffic

Wild Rivers Trail - Namekagon River Bridge (Washburn County, Wisconsin)
Built 1927
Deck plate girder bridge over Namekagon River & US63 on Wild RIvers Trail (former C&NW Ry)
Open to pedestrians ATV & Snowmobile only

Wild Rivers Trail - St Croix River Bridge (Douglas County, Wisconsin)
Deck plate girder bridge over St Croix River on Wild RIvers Trail (former C&NW Ry)
Open to pedestrians only

Wild Rivers Trail - Yellow River Bridge (Washburn County, Wisconsin)
Built 1920
Deck plate girder bridge over Yellow River on Wild Rivers Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Wilkes T. Thrasher Bridge (Hamilton County, Tennessee)
Dam built 1936-40; Bridge built as 2-lane 1954, Widened to 4 lanes in 1984
Concrete deck truss bridge over Tennessee River, Chickamauga Dam on State Highway 153
Open to traffic

Willard Munger Trail - 93rd Avenue Overpass (St. Louis County, Minnesota)
(Main design: Pony/through plate girder)
Built 1930
Through Plate Girder bridge over 93rd Avenue on Munger Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Willard Munger Trail - County 61 Overpass (Carlton County, Minnesota)
1915
Through Girder Bridge over Willard Munger State Trail on Soo Line State Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Willard Munger Trail - Kettle River Bridge (Pine County, Minnesota)
Deck Girders built 1906, I-Beam added 1947
Deck plate girder bridge over Kettle River on Willard Munger Trail (Former BN Railroad)
Open to pedestrians only

William B. Umstead Memorial Bridge (Dare County, North Carolina)
Built 1955; rehabilitated 1966
Steel stringer bridge over Croatan Sound on US 64
Open to traffic

William Penn Highway Chalfant Run Bridge (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1941; rehabilitated 1978
Deck plate girder bridge over Chalfont Run and Rodi Road on William Penn Highway (Business US 22)
Open to traffic

Willow Branch Road Norfolk Southern Railway Bridge (Franklin County, Virginia)
Built 1918
Deck plate girder bridge over Willow Branch Road on NSRR
Open to traffic

Willow Creek Driveway Bridge (Cerro Gordo County, Iowa)
Built at Willow Creek in Mason City, Iowa; relocated here via helicopter 1983
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Willow Creek on Private Driveway
Open to authorized vehicles only

Willow Springs Viaduct (Howell County, Missouri)
Built 1939
Plate girder bridge over the BNSF Railway yard on MO 137 in Willow Springs
Open to two-lane traffic

Willuski River Bridge (Clatsop County, Oregon)
Built 1980
Removable span bridge over Willuski River on OR 202
Open to traffic

Wilson River Bridge (Tillamook County, Oregon)
Built 1939
Steel girder bridge over Wilson River on OR 6
Open to traffic

Winamac Southern - Unnamed Stream Bridge (Cass County, Indiana)
South side concrete abutment damaged, but still open. Train wreck here many years ago damaged this structure and dumped coal cars. Parts of older metal bridge and concrete could be seen up to3 years ago.
Deck plate girder bridge over unnamed creek South of Lincoln, runs into nearby Deer Creek. on Winamac Southern Railway(nee Conrail, Penn Central, Pennsylvania RR, Chicago Great Eastern, New Castle and Richmond, other) in Lincoln
Open to traffic

Windy Run Bridge (Arlington County, Virginia)
Built 1959; rehabilitated 1982
Deck plate girder bridge over Windy Run on Gwmp
Open to traffic

Winnipesaukee River New England Southern Railroad Bridge 27.22 (Belknap County, New Hampshire)
Plate deck girder bridge over Winnipesaukee River on Boston & Maine
Open to traffic

Winnipesaukee River New England Southern Railroad Bridge 28.02 (Belknap County, New Hampshire)
Deck plate girder bridge over Winnipesaukee River on NEGSRR
Open to traffic

Winston-Salem Southbound Railway E Sprague Street Bridge (Forsyth County, North Carolina)
1936 Deck plate girder bridge over WSSRR on E Sprague St
Open to traffic Posted for load

Wiscona Rail Crossing Bridge #1 (Milwaukee County, Wisconsin)
(Main design: Warren through truss with sub-panels)
Through truss bridge over Canadian National Railway on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

Wiscona Rail Crossing Bridge #2 (Milwaukee County, Wisconsin)
Built 1911
Abandoned pony/through plate girder bridge over Canadian National Railway on Abandoned Union Pacific Railroad
Derelict/abandoned

Wiscona Rail Crossing Bridge #3 (Milwaukee County, Wisconsin)
Built 1907, Widened 1911
Abandoned deck plate girder bridge over Local Trail on Abandoned Union Pacific Railroad
Derelict/abandoned

Wisconsin Avenue Bridge (pre-1984) (Outagamie County, Wisconsin)
Built 1925, replacing earlier Swing bridge on the same site. Replaced 1984
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Fox River (US Army Corps of Engineers Canal) on Wisconsin Avenue / Island Street (now part of Wisconsin Avenue)
Replaced by new bridge

Wisconsin Dells Railroad Bridge (Columbia County, Wisconsin)
(Main design: Pratt deck truss)
Built 1903; Approaches added 1956
Pratt deck truss bridge over Wisconsin River;Broadway Street (WI 13/WI 16/WI 23) on Canadian Pacific Railway & Removed highway in Wisconsin Dells
Open to traffic

WLE - Banning Bridge (Fayette County, Pennsylvania)
(Main design: K-deck truss)
Built 1930 by the American Bridge Co.
K-deck truss bridge over Youghiogheny River on Wheeling & Lake Erie Railroad
Open to traffic

WLE - Bellaire Bridge (Marshall County, West Virginia)
(Main design: Parker through truss)
Built 1905
Through truss bridge over Ohio River on former Baltimore & Ohio Railroad in Bellaire
Open to traffic

WLE - Greentree Road Overpass (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Greentree Road on Railroad
Open to rail traffic

WLE - Little Sawmill Run Viaduct (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
(Main design: Deck plate girder)
Bridge over Penn Lincoln Parkway East (I-376/US-19/US-22/US-30) & Bell Road on Wheeling and Lake Erie Railway Co. (WE)
Open to traffic

WLE - McIntyre Creek High Bridge (Jefferson County, Ohio)
Originally built for the Wabash-Pittsburgh Terminal Ry. expansion into Pittsburgh
Deck plate girder bridge over TR177A (Shale Rd.) and McIntyre Creek on Norfolk Southern Railway (former Norfolk And Western Railway)
Open to traffic

WLE - Rocky River Viaduct (Medina County, Ohio)
Built 1926 replacing an 1890 bridge
Deck plate girder bridge over Rocky River on W&LE Medina Branch Railroad, AC&Y Medina Loop
Open to traffic

WLE - Whiskey Run Viaduct (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
(Main design: Deck truss)
Deck truss bridge over Penn Lincoln Parkway (I-376/US-22/US-30) & Bell Road on Railroad
Open to rail traffic

WM - 21st Bridge (Allegany County, Maryland)
(Main design: Baltimore through truss)
Through truss bridge over CSX Transportation (former Baltimore & Ohio) and 21st Bridge Road on former Western Maryland Railway
Closed to all traffic

WM - C&O Canal Bridge #5 (Allegany County, Maryland)
(Main design: Warren deck truss with all verticals)
Built 1904
Warren deck truss with all verticals bridge over Chesapeake & Ohio Canal & Trail on Railroad (B&O)
Abandoned

WM - C&O Canal Bridge #6 (Allegany County, Maryland)
Abandoned bridge over C&O Canal on Western Maryland West Subdivision
Abandoned

WM - C&O Canal Bridge #7 (Allegany County, Maryland)
Abandoned 1998
Abandoned bridge over C&O Canal on Western Maryland West Subdivision
Abandoned

WM - Casselman River Bridge (Somerset County, Pennsylvania)
(Main design: Deck plate girder)
Abandoned deck plate girder bridge over Casselman River on Western Maryland Railway
Abandoned

WM - MD51 Overpass (Allegany County, Maryland)
Abandoned deck plate girder bridge over Maryland 51 on Western Maryland Railway
Abandoned

WM - Ohiopyle Low Bridge (Fayette County, Pennsylvania)
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Youghioogheny River on Western Maryland Railway
Replaced by a new bridge

WM - Potomac River Bridge #1 (Morgan County, West Virginia)
(Main design: Warren deck truss with all verticals)
Built 1904
Abandoned warren deck truss bridge over Potomac River on Abandoned Western Maryland Railway
Abandoned

WM - Potomac River Bridge #2 (Allegany County, Maryland)
(Main design: Warren deck truss with all verticals)
Built 1904
Warren deck truss bridge over Potomac River on Abandoned Western Maryland Railway
Closed to all traffic

WM - Potomac River Bridge #3 (Morgan County, West Virginia)
(Main design: Warren deck truss with all verticals)
Built 1904
Deck truss bridge over Potomac River on Abandoned B&O Railroad
Intact but closed to all traffic

WM - Potomac River Bridge #8 (Mineral County, West Virginia)
Built 1904
Abandoned deck plate girder bridge over Potomac River on Western Maryland West Subdivision
Derelict/abandoned

WM - Quemahoning Branch Bridge (Somerset County, Pennsylvania)
(Main design: Deck plate girder)
Built 1913, Abandoned ca.1990
Abandoned deck plate girder bridge over Casselman River & CSX Keystone Subdivision on Western Maryland Railway
Derelict/abandoned

WM - Sideling Hill Creek Bridge (Washington County, Maryland)
Built 1904
Abandoned deck plate girder bridge over Sideling Hill Creek on Western Maryland West Subdivision
Derelict/abandoned

WM - Spring Garden Swing Bridge (Baltimore, Maryland)
(Main design: Through truss)
Built 1903, abandoned 1980s
Abandoned through truss swing bridge over Spring Garden Channel, Patapsco River on former Western Maryland Railway
Derelict/abandoned

WM - State Line Bridge (Allegany County, Maryland)
(Main design: Pratt through truss)
Lost Through truss bridge over Rt. 40, Will's Creek, C&P Eckhart Branch, and the B&O on Western Maryland State Line Branch
No longer exists

WM - Town Creek Bridge (Allegany County, Maryland)
Built 1905, second span added 1913, abandoned 1975
Abandoned deck plate girder bridge over Town Creek on Western Maryland West Subdivision
Derelict/abandoned

WM - Wills Creek Bridge (Allegany County, Maryland)
Built 1936
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Wills Creek on Western Maryland Railway
Bridge leads to a parking lot and the track ends

WM/CSX Overpass (Allegany County, Maryland)
(Main design: Pony/through plate girder)
Built 1904, removed by CSX 2013
Lost Pony/through plate girder bridge over CSX Cumberland Subdivision (fmr B&O Mainline) on Western Maryland West Subdivision
Removed but not replaced

WMSR - C&O Canal Lock Bridge (Allegany County, Maryland)
Deck plate girder bridge over C&O Canel Lock on Western Maryland Scenic Railroad
Open

WMSR - Potomac River Bridge (Allegany County, Maryland)
Pony/through plate girder bridge over North Branch Potomac River on WMS (former WM)
Open to traffic

WMSR - Wills Creek Bridge (Allegany County, Maryland)
Bridge over Wills Creek on Western Maryland Scenic Railroad
Open to traffic

WN - Chetek River Bridge (Barron County, Wisconsin)
Built 1892
Deck plate girder bridge over Chetek River on Wisconsin Northern Railroad
Open to traffic

WN - Highland Drive Bridge (Chippewa County, Wisconsin)
Plate says 1912, NBI says 1929
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Highland Drive on Wisconsin Northern Railway
Open to traffic

WNYP - Canacadea Creek Tributary Bridge (Allegany County, New York)
Deck plate girder bridge over Tributary of Canacadea Creek on Western New York & Pennsylvania Railroad
Open to traffic

WNYP - Dyke Creek Bridge #1 (Allegany County, New York)
Pony plate girder bridge over Dyke Creek on Western New York & Pennsylvania Railroad
Open to traffic