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Railroad

This is for railroad bridges, viaducts, culverts, and tunnels be they active, partially active, disused, or abandoned..

WACR - Winooski River Bridge (Montpleier, East) (Washington County, Vermont)
Built 1902 by the American Bridge Co
Pin connected Pratt through truss bridge on Washington County Railroad
Open, but not currently in use

WACR - Winooski River Bridge (Montpleier, Middle) (Washington County, Vermont)
Built 1925 by the American Bridge Co.
Pony plate girder bridge over Winooski River on Washington County Railroad
Open,but not currently in use

WACR - Winooski River Bridge (Montpleier, West) (Washington County, Vermont)
Built 1903; one span collapsed into river during 1992 flood and was put back on piers.
Pratt through truss bridge over Winooski River on Washington County Railroad
Open, but not currently in use

WACR - Woodsville-Wells River Bridge (Grafton County, New Hampshire)
Dual layer Baltimore truss bridge built in 1903, closed to car traffic 1917, closed to trains in 2001
Pin Connected Baltimore deck & through truss bridge over Connecticut River on Railroad (WACR)
Abandoned

Waddell "A" Truss Bridge (Platte County, Missouri)
Built 1898 for the Quincy, Omaha and Kansas City Railroad. Abandoned in 1939, but converted into a highway bridge on MO 4 in 1953. Dismantled in 1980 to make room for Smithville Reservoir, but relocated to English Landing Park in Parkville in 1987.
Through truss bridge originally spanning Linn Branch Creek in Clinton County near Trimble, but relocated to English Landing Park in Parkville spanning Rush Creek
Open to pedestrians only

Wade Avenue Norfolk Southern Bridge (Wake County, North Carolina)
Steel stringer bridge over Wade Ave on NSRR
Open to traffic

WAG Trail - Genesee River Bridge (Allegany County, New York)
Built ca. 1905
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Genesee River on WAG Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Wahpeton-Breckenridge Interstate Bridge (Wilkin County, Minnesota)
Built 1900
Lost Bridge over Bois de Soiux River on Minnesota Street in Breckenridge
Replaced by a new bridge

Wake Forest Road Seaboard Coast line Railroad Bridge (Wake County, North Carolina)
Deck plate girder bridge over Wake Forest Road on SELRR/CSXTRR


Walkway Over The Hudson (Dutchess County, New York)
Built 1888 by the Union Bridge Co.; closed to railroad traffic May 8, 1974 due to fire; reopened to pedestrians on Oct. 3, 2009
Cantilevered deck truss bridge over the Hudson River between Poughkeepsie and Highland
Open to pedestrians

Wallkill Valley - Rosendale Trestle (Old) (Ulster County, New York)
Built 1870-72, replaced in 1895
Lost Deck truss bridge over Rondout Creek on Wallkill Valley Railroad
Replaced by new bridge

Wallkill Valley Rail Trail - Forest Glen Road Overpass (Ulster County, New York)
Deck plate girder bridge over Forest Glen Road on Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Wallkill Valley Rail Trail - Rosendale Trestle (Ulster County, New York)
Built 1895; closed to traffic in 1977;
Deck truss bridge over Rondout Creek and Main Street on Railroad
Open to pedestrians

Wallkill Valley Rail Trail - Springtown Bridge (Ulster County, New York)
Through truss bridge over Wallkill River on Trail
Open to pedestrians and horses

Walnut Street Bridge (Dauphin County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1890; Streetcar traffic begins 1894; Rehabilitated in 1911 by Phoenix Bridge Co.; Streetcar traffic ends 1936; Closed 1972 due to damage from Hurricane Agnes; Several spans destroyed by ice jam 1996
Through truss bridge over Susquehanna River, (east channel) in Harrisburg
Open to pedestrians

Walpole Tunnel (Norfolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1848 by original Norfolk County Railroad
Stone arch tunnel carrying MBTA Franklin Branch on under Main Street (MA 1A) in Walpole. Administered as a bridge by the State.
Open to railway traffic below, and to vehicle and pedestrian traffic above

Walpole-Westminster Bridge (Cheshire County, New Hampshire)
Built 1910; Replaced 1989
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Connecticut River on Nh123
Replaced by new bridge

Walt Disney World Railroad Swing Bridge (Orange County, Florida)
Warren pony truss bridge over Seven Seas Canal on Walt Disney World Railroad
Open to traffic

Wanette-Byars Bridge (Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma)
Built 1906; rehabilitated 1993. Originally a railroad bridge, converted to a road bridge.
Through truss bridge over Canadian River on Drummond Rd. (D3342 Rd.)
Open to traffic

Wapsie-Great Western Line Trail - Watson Creek Bridge (Howard County, Iowa)
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Watson Creek on Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Wards Mill Bridge (Blount County, Alabama)
Abandoned pratt through truss bridge over Black Warrior River on Ward Mill Rd
Abandoned

Warehouse Point Bridge (Hartford County, Connecticut)
Built 1865; Replaced 1903
Lattice deck truss bridge over Connecticut River on New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Wasena Bridge (Roanoke, Virginia)
Built 1939
Deck plate girder bridge over Roanoke River/NSRR on Main Street
Open to traffic

Washington Avenue Bridge (Hennepin County, Minnesota)
Built 1891
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Washington Ave / Bnsf Rr on Csah 152
Replaced by new bridge, but original truss system is incorporated into it.

Washington Bridge (Replacement) (New Haven County, Connecticut)
Built 1921; rehabilitated 1990
Bascule bridge over Housatonic River on US 1 in Milford
Open to traffic

Washington Secondary Trail - Pawtuxet River Bridge (Kent County, Rhode Island)
Parker through truss bridge over Pawtuxet River on Washington Secondary Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Washington Secondary Trail - South Branch Pawtuxet River Bridge #1 (Kent County, Rhode Island)
Deck plate girder bridge over South Branch Pawtuxet River on Washington Secondary Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Washington Secondary Trail - South Branch Pawtuxet River Bridge #3 (Kent County, Rhode Island)
Through Truss Bridge over South Branch Pawtuxet River on Washington Secondary Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Washington Street Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built 1922; rehabilitated 2000
Concrete open spandrel arch bridge over Brandywine Creek, Conrail on Washington St. in Wilmington
Open to traffic

Washington Street Bridge (Old) (Shiawassee County, Michigan)
Built 1894; Replaced 1972
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Shiawassee River on Washington Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Watershed Trail - Cahokia Creek Bridge (Madison County, Illinois)
Warren deck truss bridge over Cahokia Creek on MCT Watershed Trail, former Illinois Terminal Railroad
Open to pedestrians

Watershed Trail - N. University Drive Overpass (Madison County, Illinois)
Built 1969 by the Illinois Terminal Railroad. Converted to trail use in 2002 after railroad line was abanonded.
Deck plate girder bridge over N. University Drive on MCT Watershed Trail, former Illinois Terminal Railroad
Open to pedestrians

Watershed Trail/NS Overpass (Madison County, Illinois)
former railroad line abandoned in 1990s, reopened 2003 as a bike trail
Pony/through plate girder bridge over UP Railroad on MCT Watershed Trail
Open to pedestrians

Watkins Road Underpass (Clay County, Missouri)
Slab bridge over Watkins Road on Union Pacific Railroad within Watkins Mill State Park
Open to traffic above and below

Watonwan Valley Railway Viaduct (Martin County, Minnesota)
Abandoned in the 1970s when the railroad ceased service. Part of the span was removed. The railway line served Fairmont, Truman and Madelia.
Abandoned bridge over Center Creek on Watonwan Valley Railway, later Chicago, St. Paul, Minneapolis, and Omaha Railway in Fairmont
Abandoned

Wauponsee Glacial Trail - Kankakee River Bridge (Will County, Illinois)
Original 598' iron truss bridge (4 spans @ 150') built 1880; rebuilt 1902 with this bridge (built by Wisconsin Bridge & Iron); a derailment in a unknown year damaged the easternmost truss span, and was replaced with a pony plate girder.
Pratt through truss bridge over Kankakee River on Wauponsee Glacial Trail (formerly Wabash, later N&W, then NS Railway)
Open to pedestrians

Waverly Rail Trail - Cedar River Bridge (Bremer County, Iowa)
Built 1903; Converted to recreational trail 1997
Deck plate girder bridge over Cedar River on Waverly Rail Trail
Open to pedestrians

WB&A - Crain Highway Overpass (Anne Arundel County, Maryland)
1921 cantilevered railroad turntable
Lost Bridge over Jabez Branch on WB&A RR
Removed but not replaced

WB&T - Mt. Wood Tunnel (South) (Ohio County, West Virginia)
Built 1888
Abandoned tunnel on the future Wheeling Heritage Trail in Wheeling
Abandoned and collapsed near the middle. The rest of the tunnel appears to be in good condition.

WBCR - Wabash River Bridge (Wells County, Indiana)
Once part of the "Cloverleaf" division of the Nickel Plate Road between St. Louis and Toledo. Today a short line rarely uses it to access a business in Craigville at the current end of the line.
Deck plate girder bridge over Wabash River on Wabash Central Railroad(nee Norfolk Southern Railway, N&W, Nickel Plate Road, Toledo St. Louis and Western)
Open to traffic

WBR - Winona Bridge (Winona County, Minnesota)
Opened August 1, 1891; abandoned 1985; swing span burned December 17, 1989, remainder demolished 1990
Lost Through truss bridge over Mississippi River on Winona Bridge Railway
Demolished

WBT&S - White Rock Creek Bridge (Trinity County, Texas)
Lost Pratt through truss railroad bridge over White Rock Creek on Waco, Beaumont, Trinity & Sabine Railway
Only bridge supports remain

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

WC - Manitowoc River Bridge (Old) (Manitowoc County, Wisconsin)
Replaced in 1926
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over Manitowoc River on Wisconsin Central RR
No longer exists

WC - St. Croix River High Bridge (Washington County, Minnesota)
Built 1884, Demolished February 1916
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Saint Croix River on Former Wisconsin Central Railway
Removed but not replaced

WC - White River Bridge (Ashland County, Wisconsin)
Built 1873
Lost Deck truss bridge over White River on Chicago Central Railroad
No longer exists

WC - Wisconsin River Bridge (Portage County, Wisconsin)
Built 1871
Lost Parker through truss bridge over Wisconsin River on Railroad (WC)
Replaced by a new bridge

WCFN - Cedar River Tributary Bridge (Bremer County, Iowa)
Abandoned closed-spandrel arch bridge over Unnamed Tributary of Cedar River on Waterloo, Cedar Falls, & Northern Railway
Abandoned

WCFN - Dry Run Bridge (Black Hawk County, Iowa)
Removed ca. 1968
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Dry Run on Waterloo, Cedar Falls, & Northern Railway
Removed but not replaced

WCFN - Sans Souci Bridge (Black Hawk County, Iowa)
Built 1921, Replaced 1975
Lost Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Cedar River on Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

WCFN - Sans Souci Bridge (Old) (Black Hawk County, Iowa)
Built ca. 1896; Replaced 1921
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Cedar River on Railroad (WCF&N)
Replaced by a new bridge

WCFN - Sans Souci Cut-Off Bridge (Black Hawk County, Iowa)
Built 1921, Replaced 1975
Lost Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Cedar River on Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

WCLR - Intercoastal 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 Intercoastal 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

WCLR - Waccamaw River Swing Bridge (Horry County, South Carolina)
Through truss bridge over Waccamaw River on Railroad (WCLR)
Intact but closed to all traffic

Wears Creek Railroad Bridge (Cole County, Missouri)
Stone arch bridge over Wears Creek on the Union Pacific Railroad in downtown Jefferson City, just northwest of the Capitol
Open to multiple tracks of railroad traffic

Wells Street Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1922, rehabilitated 2013
Double-leaf bascule bridge over Main Branch Chicago River on N. Wells Street and CTA 'L' in Chicago
Open

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

Wenner Street Pedestrian Underpass (Hamilton County, Ohio)
Built 1917
Concrete rigid frame bridge over Wenner Street on Railroad
Open to traffic

West 3rd Street Bridge (Old) (Cuyahoga County, Ohio)
Built 1913, Remaining 1888 approach span collapsed 1916 after colliding with a streetcar; Replaced 1940
Lost truss bridge over Cuyahoga River on West 3rd Street
Replaced by a new bridge

West 3rd Street Bridge (Older) (Cuyahoga County, Ohio)
Built 1888; Destroyed by collision 1913
Lost Through truss bridge over Cuyahoga River on West 3rd Street
Destroyed by collision

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 Algoma Street Bridge (Older) (Winnebago County, Wisconsin)
Ordered replaced 1911
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Fox River on West Algoma Street & Oshkosh & Omro Interurban Railway
Replaced by a new bridge

West Branch Feather River Bridge (Butte County, California)
Built 1962
Deck truss bridge over West Branch Feather River on CA 70 & Union Pacific Railroad in Concow
Open to traffic

West Branch Housatonic River Bridge (Berkshire County, Massachusetts)
Built 1904
Concrete arch bridge over West Branch Housatonic River on West Street in Pittsfield
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 Fifth Avenue Viaduct (Knox County, Tennessee)
Built 1935; rehabilitated 1992
Concrete tee beam bridge over Norfolk-Southern Railroad and Second Creek (west spans on a 30-degree skew) on West Fifth Avenue in Knoxville


West Fork River Bridge (Harrison County, West Virginia)
Built 1913; rehabilitated 2006
Through truss bridge over West Fork River on CR 34/2
Open to traffic

West Fork Twelvepole Creek Bridge (Mingo County, West Virginia)
Pony plate girder bridge over West Fork Twelvepole Creek on Old NW Railroad Bed Rd. (CR 3/05)


West Liberty Avenue Wheeling and Lake Erie Railway Bridge (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
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)
Built 1905; Removed ca. 1952
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge on West Penn Railway over Railroad & Dunlap Creek Tributary
Removed

West Penn - Glencoe Viaduct (Fayette County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1908
Abandoned concrete deck girder bridge over Monongahela Creek on West Penn RR (abandoned)
Derelict/abandoned

West Penn Trail - Conemaugh River Bridge (Indiana County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1907
Stone arch bridge over Conemaugh River on West Penn Trail
Open to pedestrians only

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


West Street Bridge (Worcester County, Massachusetts)
Built 1890, relocated 1915, replaced 1993
Lost Double-intersection Warren pony truss bridge over Boston & Albany Railroad on West Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Western & Atlantic Tunnel (Whitfield County, Georgia)
Excavation started in 1848, first train of cars passed through 1850, The Great Locomotive Chase passed through April 12th 1862 during the Civil War, abandoned 1928 when new tunnel was built just to the north, refurbished 1990's, reopened 2000
Tunnel under Chetoogeta Mountain on abandoned alignment of the Western & Atlantic, later Nashville Chattanooga & St. Louis Railroad in Tunnel Hill
Open to pedestrians per museum schedule

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
Most spans demolished

Western Gateway Trail - 1st Avenue Overpass (Gogebic County, Michigan)
Built 1896
Double-intersection Warren pony truss bridge over 1st Avenue on Western Gateway Trail
Open to pedestrians only

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 Gateway Trail - Siemens Rail Crossing (Gogebic County, Michigan)
Built 1896
Baltimore through truss bridge over Gogebic County Trail #2 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

Western Reserve Greenway - Mill Creek Road Overpass (Ashtabula County, Ohio)
Carried PY&A branch of P.R.R.(later Penn-Central,Conrail) over Mill Creek Rd.
Arch bridge over Mill Creek Road on former rail line (now Western Reserve Geenway)
Open to pedestrians

Western Reserve Greenway/NS Overpass (Trumbull County, Ohio)
Former B&O Fairport branch over PRR(PY&A branch)
Pony/through girder bridge over Railroad(former PY&A branch of PRR on Walking trail Former B&O
Open to pedestrians only

Westminster Junction Drainage Arch (Ramsey County, Minnesota)
Stone arch bridge over Drainage Ditch on BNSF Railway
Open to traffic above

Westminster Junction Tunnel #1 (Ramsey County, Minnesota)
Built 1888
Stone arch bridge over BNSF Railway on Westminster Jct. North Wye Track
Open to traffic

Westminster Junction Tunnel #2 (Ramsey County, Minnesota)
Built 1888
Concrete Tunnel over BNSF Railway on Westminster Jct. North Wye Track
Open to traffic

Westminster Junction Tunnel #3 (Ramsey County, Minnesota)
Built 1885
Tunnel carrying BNSF Railway under Westminster Jct East Wye Track
Open to traffic

Westminster Junction Tunnel #4 (Ramsey County, Minnesota)
Built 1889
Tunnel carrying BNSF Railway under Westminster Jct East Wye Track
Open to traffic

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 - Hempfield Tunnel (Ohio County, West Virginia)
Built 1857, Rebuilt 1904-5; Abandoned 1980s
Tunnel on Wheeling Heritage Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Wheeling Heritage Trail - Hempfield Viaduct (Ohio County, West Virginia)
Built 1857; Abandoned 1980s
Stone arch bridge over Big Wheeling Creek on Wheeling Heritage Trail
Open to pedestrians only

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

Whirlpool Rapids Bridge (Niagara County, New York)
Built 1897
Double-decker steel arch bridge over the Niagara River at Niagara Falls, New York
Open to rail traffic on upper deck and two-lane highway traffic on lower deck

White Lick Creek Railroad Bridge (Hendricks County, Indiana)
Built 1907 for the Big Four Railroad, rehabilitated in 1998
Concrete arch bridge over White Lick Creek, CR 625 E. and Washington Township Park roadway on CSX Transportation in Avon
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 Pass & Yukon - Switchback Arch Bridge (Skagway, Alaska)
Built 1900; Abandoned 1969
Abandoned arch bridge over White Pass on Abandoned White Pass and Yukon Railroad
Abandoned