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Orford-Fairleigh Covered Bridge 29-05-94x / 45-09-40x (Grafton County, New Hampshire)
Built ca. 1850; Replaced 1937 by current bridge
Lost Town lattice truss bridge over Connecticut River on Bridge Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Otter Creek Bridge (Mower County, Minnesota)
Built 1925
Steel stringer bridge over Otter Creek on State Line Street
Open to traffic

Outerbridge Crossing (Richmond County, New York)
Opened to traffic June 29, 1928
Cantilevered through truss bridge over Arthur Kill on NY 440/NJ 440 between Perth Amboy and Staten Island in New York
Open to traffic

Paducah Bridge (McCracken County, Kentucky)
Built 1973
Two-span tied-arch bridge on Interstate 24 over the Ohio River between Paducah, KY, and Metropolis, IL
Open to four lanes of traffic

Panhandle Bridge (Jefferson County, Kentucky)
Built 1867-70, replaced in 1919
Lost Through truss bridge over Ohio River on Pennsylvania Railroad at Louisville
Replaced by a new bridge

Parkersburg Suspension Bridge (Wood County, West Virginia)
Built 1916; Demolished 1980; Replaced by the Parkersburg-Belpre Bridge
Lost suspension bridge over Ohio River
No longer exists

Parkersburg-Belpre Bridge (Wood County, West Virginia)
Built 1978
Cantilever through truss bridge over Ohio River on OH 32/WV 618 (formerly US 50)
Open to traffic

PATH - Downtown Hudson Tubes (New York County, New York)
Opened 1909
Tunnel under Hudson River on Port Authority Trans-Hudson (PATH)
Open to traffic

PATH - Uptown Hudson Tubes (New York County, New York)
Opened 1908
Tunnel under Hudson River on Port Authority Trans-Hudson (PATH)
Open to traffic

Pearl River Bridge (Pearl River County, Mississippi)
Built 1941; replaced 1998
Lost swing bridge over Pearl River on MS 26
Replaced by new bridge

Pearl River Bridge (Washington Parish, Louisiana)
Built 1953
Lost Pony truss bridge over Pearl River on LA-10
Replaced by a new bridge

Pentoga Road Bridge (Iron County, Michigan)
Built 1924; rehabilitated 1988
Pony truss bridge over Brule River on Pentoga Road
Open to traffic

Perdido River Bridge (Escambia County, Florida)
Built 2005
Beam bridge over Perdido River on Barrineau Park Rd
Open to traffic

Pete Dillon Bridge (Mingo County, West Virginia)
Built 1950
Through truss bridge over Tug Fork on Harvey Street in Williamson, W. Va. and South Williamson, Ky.
Open to traffic

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

Pike Island Lock and Dam (Ohio County, West Virginia)
Built between 1959 and 1965 to replace Locks & Dams 10 and 11
Bridge over Ohio River
Open to traffic

Piscataqua River Bridge (York County, Maine)
Built 1972
Through truss bridge over Piscataqua River, ME103 on Interstate 95
Open to traffic

Platte Purchase Bridge (Platte County, Missouri)
Built 1957; rehabilitated 1997, prepared to be made into soup cans 2016
Lost Cantilever through truss bridge over the Missouri River on Northbound US 69 in Kansas City
Demolished

Plattsmouth Bridge (Cass County, Nebraska)
Built 1929; rehabilitated 2008
Through truss toll bridge over Missouri River on old US 34 at Plattsmouth
Open to traffic

Plattsmouth Railroad Bridge (Cass County, Nebraska)
Built 1903, West Approach Rebuilt 1976
Pennsylvania through truss bridge over the Missouri River on the BNSF Railway at Plattsmouth
Open to traffic

Pole Creek Bridge (Pawnee County, Nebraska)
Built 1925
Pony truss bridge over Pole Creek on a county road
Open to traffic

Pomeroy-Mason Bridge (Meigs County, Ohio)
Built 1928; rehabilitated 1976. Imploded April 21, 2009
Lost Cantilevered through truss bridge over Ohio River on OH 833 (formerly US 33) between Pomeroy, OH, and Mason, WV
Imploded April 21, 2009

Pomeroy-Mason Bridge (Meigs County, Ohio)
Built 2008
Cable-stayed bridge over Ohio River, Main St & Cs on Sr 833


Pond Eddy Bridge (Pike County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1904 by the Owego Bridge Co.
Two-span through truss bridge over the Delaware River at Pond Eddy
Open to traffic with 4 Ton Weight Limit

Pond Eddy Bridge (old) (Sullivan County, New York)
Built 1871
Lost Wire suspension bridge over Delaware River on High Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Poplar Street Bridge (St. Louis, Missouri)
Built 1967; reconstructed 1993
Haunched Deck plate girder over the Mississippi River on I-55 / I-64 / U. S. Highway 40 in downtown St. Louis
Open to traffic

Portland-Columbia Pedestrian Bridge (Northampton County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1957-58, replacing an earlier covered bridge destroyed by Hurricane Diane
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Delaware River on Footpath
Open to pedestrians only

Portland-Columbia Toll Bridge (Northampton County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1952
Deck plate girder bridge over Pa 611;Del River;Dl&W Rr on Pa 166
Open to traffic

Poteau River Bridge (Sebastian County, Arkansas)
This was one of the first crossings from Ft. Smith into Oklahoma after the Civil War.
Lost through truss bridge over Poteau River on South E Street in Ft. Smith
Lost

Poteau River Iron Bridge (Beale Bridge) 1860 (Sebastian County, Arkansas)
Built in 1860 as part of the Beale road project funded by the federal government.
Lost Iron through truss bridge (possibly Bowstring design) over Poteau River on Beale Road
No longer exists

Potomac River Bridge (Washington County, Maryland)
Built 1939
Deck truss bridge over Potomac River and C&O Canal on MD 34 & WV 480
Demolished and replaced.

Potomac River Bridge (Jefferson County, West Virginia)
Built 1939; replaced 2005
Lost four-span deck truss bridge over Potomac River on WV 480F (MD 34) in Shepherdstown
Replaced by new bridge

Prairie Bridge (Clayton County, Iowa)
Built 1974
Steel through arch bridge over Mississippi River on US 18 between Marquette and Prairie du Chien
Open to traffic

Prather Bridge (Oconee County, South Carolina)
Built 1920; Burned April 9th 1978
Lost Town lattice truss bridge over Tugaloo River on Cleveland Pike Road
Destroyed by fire

Prescott Bridge (Pierce County, Wisconsin)
Built as a private toll bridge 1923; tolls removed 1946; removed 1991
Lost Bridge over St. Croix River on US 10 in Prescott
Replaced by new bridge

Purple People Bridge (Hamilton County, Ohio)
First built 1872 as a Whipple through truss bridge; reconstructed 1897; railroad service discontinued 1987; closed to road traffic 2001; rehabilitated and reopened to pedestrians 2003
Five-span through truss bridge over the Ohio River formerly carrying the Louisville & Nashville Railroad) and US 27 between Cincinnati and Newport
Open to pedestrian traffic only

Quincy Bayview Bridge (Adams County, Illinois)
Built 1986 at a cost of $17,230,000
Cable-stayed bridge over the Mississippi River on westbound US 24 at Quincy
Open to two lanes of westbound traffic

Quincy Memorial Bridge (Adams County, Illinois)
Built 1928-1930; rehabilitated 1981
Continuous through truss bridge over the Mississippi River on eastbound US 24 at Quincy
Open to two lanes of eastbound traffic

Rabbit Creek Bridge (Sebastian County, Arkansas)
Built 1942
Bridge over Rabbit Creek on State Line Road in Fort Smith
Open to traffic

Rail-Trail Connecticut River Bridge (Coos County, New Hampshire)
Built in 1902 by the American Bridge Company.
Baltimore through truss bridge over Connecticut River (formerly MEC and NSRC railroads)
Open to pedestrians

Ranger Bridge (Grafton County, New Hampshire)
Built 1917; Destroyed by flooding 1922
Lost Warren deck truss bridge over Connecticut River
Destroyed by flooding

Ravenswood Bridge (Jackson County, West Virginia)
Cantilevered through truss bridge over Ohio River on US 33 near Ravenswood
Open to traffic

Red River Bridge (Little River County, Arkansas)
Built 1995
Steel stringer bridge over Red River on AR 41 & TX 8
Open to traffic

Red River Bridge (McCurtain County, Oklahoma)
Built 1955; Replaced 2015
Steel stringer bridge over Red River on SH 37
Replaced by a new bridge

Red River Bridge (Clay County, Minnesota)
Built 1949; rehabilitated 1992
Parker Through truss bridge over Red River of the North on CR 36
Open to traffic

Red River Bridge (Clay County, Texas)
Built 1939
Pony truss bridge over Red River on TX 79
Open to traffic

Red River Bridge (Fannin County, Texas)
Built 1938
Through truss bridge over Red River on TX 78 OK 78
Intact but closed to all traffic

Red River Bridge (Hardeman County, Texas)
Built 1925
Through truss bridge over Red River on CR 112
Replaced by a new bridge

Red River Bridge (Little River County, Arkansas)
Built circa 1962; Replaced 1995
Lost bridge over Red River on AR 41 & TX 8
Replaced by new bridge

Red River Bridge (Tillman County, Oklahoma)
Built 1939
Abandoned stringer bridge over Red River on old US 70 / 183
Abandoned

Red River Bridge (Marshall County, Minnesota)
Built 1939
Through truss bridge over Red River of the North on MN 317
Open to traffic

Red River Bridge (Bowie County, Texas)
Built 1961
Steel stringer bridge over Red River on US 259
Undergoing replacement and pending demolition

Red River Bridge (Grand Forks County, North Dakota)
Lost Bridge over Red River on Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Red River Bridge (Norman County, Minnesota)
Built 1952; rehabilitated 1990
Parker through truss bridge over Red River of The North on CR 25
Open to traffic

Red River of The North Bridge (Polk County, Minnesota)
Built 1939
Through truss bridge over Red River of The North on CR 1
Open to traffic

Red River of The North Bridge (Polk County, Minnesota)
Built 1957
Through truss bridge over Red River of The North on CR 7
Open to traffic

Red River of the North Bridge (Walsh County, North Dakota)
Built 1959; rehabilitated 2002
Warren through truss bridge over Red River of the North on ND 54
Open to traffic

Red River of the North Bridge (Walsh County, North Dakota)
Built 1939; rehabilitated 2005
Through truss bridge over Red River of the North on ND 17, 3 mi. east of I-29 in Acton Township
Open to traffic

Red River of the North Bridge (Cass County, North Dakota)
Built 1950; replaced 2007
Lost through truss bridge over Red River of the North on 16th Street SE, 6 mi. east and 2 mi. north of Gardner in Noble Township
Replaced by a new bridge

Red River of The North Bridge (Pembina County, North Dakota)
Built 1983
Steel stringer bridge over Red River of The North on ND 59/MN 171
Open to traffic

Red River of The North Bridge (Norman County, Minnesota)
Built 1950; replaced 2008
Lost through truss bridge over Red River of the North on CR 39
Gone, gone, gone--replaced by nasty UCEB

Red River Suspension Bridge (Jefferson County, Oklahoma)
Built 1924; Burned ca 1955
Lost Wire suspension bridge over Red River on Burned Out Bridge Road
Removed but not replaced; Tower remains

Red Rock Bridge (San Bernardino County, California)
Built in 1890 as RR bridge, converted to car bridge 1947, Replaced 1966, Demolished 1978.
Lost Through truss bridge over Colorado River on US 66
Replaced by new I-40 bridge

Red Skelton Bridge (Knox County, Indiana)
Built 1963
Steel stringer bridge over Wabash River on US 50 in Vincennes
Open to traffic

Red Wing High Bridge (Goodhue County, Minnesota)
Built 1895; Replaced 1958
Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Mississippi River on US 63
Replaced by a new bridge

RI - Big Sioux River Bridge (Lincoln County, South Dakota)
Abandoned and removed ca. 1972
Lost DPG bridge over Big Sioux River on former Rock Island RR
Demolished and removed with piers remaining

Riegelsville Bridge (Bucks County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1904; rehabilitated 1984 and 2010-11
Suspension bridge over Delaware River on a spur off PA 611 in Riegelsville crossses over to Milford, NJ to NJ Rt. 519
Open to traffic

Riverton-Belvidere Bridge (Northampton County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1904; Reconstructed 2007
Four-span through truss bridge over Delaware River between Riverton and Belvidere
Open to traffic

Robert C. Byrd Bridge (Cabell County, West Virginia)
Built 1994, replaced the 6th Street Bridge built in 1926, the first bridge in Huntington (imploded beside this bridge in 1995)
Cantilevered Warren through truss bridge over Ohio River, CSX Railroad
Open to traffic

Rock Island - Armourdale Bridge (Wyandotte County, Kansas)
Built 1905; abandoned in 1980s after the construction of Kemper Arena
Abandoned Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Kansas River on Abandoned Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad
Closed to all traffic

Roebling Suspension Bridge (Hamilton County, Ohio)
Built 1866 by John A. Roebling. Rehabilitated 1955.
Suspension bridge over the Ohio River between Cincinnati and Covington
Rehabilitation Completed

Rogue's Ford Bridge (Rabun County, Georgia)
Built in 1895
Lost through truss bridge over the Chattooga River, next to US 76
Removed

Rouses Point Bridge (Grand Isle County, Vermont)
Built during 1930s; Replaced 1987
Lost Through truss bridge over Lake Champlain on US Route 2
Replaced by a new bridge

Route 11 Bridge (Washington County, Maryland)
Built 1909; rehabilitated 1980
Steel stringer bridge over Potomac River, Csx Trans on Us 11
Open to traffic

Rulo Bridge (Richardson County, Nebraska)
Built 1938, Replaced 2013
Through truss bridge over Missouri River on US 159 at Rulo
Imploded January 19, 2014

RUT - Lake Champlain Drawbridge (Addison Branch) (Addison County, Vermont)
Built 1871; Pontoon span rebuilt 1888 & 1902; Closed 1920; Abandoned 1923; Removed 1929
Lost Pontoon swing bridge over Lake Champlain on Rutland Railroad
No longer exists

RUT/CV - Rouses Point Bridge (Grand Isle County, Vermont)
Built 1906 by the American Bridge Co.; Swing span demolished 1965
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Lake Champlain on Rutland Railroad/Central Vermont Railroad
Mostly Removed

RUT/CV Rouses Point Bridge (Old) (Grand Isle County, Vermont)
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Lake Champlain on Rutland RR
No longer exists

Sabine River Bridge (Newton County, Texas)
Built 1936
Swing bridge over Sabine River on TX 12/LA 12 in Deweyville
Open to traffic

Sam Hill Memorial Bridge (Sherman County, Oregon)
Built 1962, Deck and rail replacement 2008
Through truss bridge over Columbia River on US 97
Open to traffic

Sandbar Ferry Bridge (Richmond County, Georgia)
Built in 1922 by the Virginia Bridge and Iron Company, rehabilitated in 1931, replaced by a new bridge in 1987
Lost Parker through truss bridge over Savannah River on SR 28
Replaced by a new bridge

Sanders Ferry Bridge (Anderson County, South Carolina)
Replaced 1983
Lost Camelback through truss bridge over Savannah River on Sc 184, GA 368
Replaced by new bridge

Sandy Hook Bridge (Loudoun County, Virginia)
Built 1947; rehabilitated 1978
Deck truss bridge over Potomac River on US 340
Open to traffic

Sappa Creek Bridge (Norton County, Kansas)
Built ca. 1920; replaced 1996
Lost pony truss bridge over Sappa Creek on Road A, 10.0 mi. north and 5.5 mi. west of Norton
Replaced by new bridge

Sarah Mildred Long Bridge (Rockingham County, New Hampshire)
Built 1940; rehabilitated 1991; railroad use discontinued Dec. 2015; replaced 2017-2018
Vertical lift bridge over Piscataqua River on US 1 Bypass in Portsmouth
Replaced by a new bridge

Savanna-Sabula Bridge (Carroll County, Illinois)
Built 1932; rehabilitated 1985; Scheduled for replacement beginning 2015
Continuous through truss bridge over the Mississippi River on US 52/IL 64/IA 64 at Savanna
Open to traffic

SCL - Savannah River Bridge (Abbeville County, South Carolina)
Built 1909, Rebuilt 1928-30, replaced by a 1980s railroad bridge built 1/4 mile south of this location
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Savannah River on Seaboard Coast Line Railroad
Replaced by new bridge

Scudder Falls Bridge (Bucks County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1959, replacing a washed-out Truss Bridge; rehabilitated 1981
Haunched deck plate girder bridge over Delaware River on Interstate 95 in Lower Makefield Township
Open to traffic

Second Bridge (Rock Island County, Illinois)
Built 1866; Damaged by a Tornado in 1868; Replaced 1872
Lost McCallum through truss bridge over Mississippi River on Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad & Fort Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Selden Island Bridge (Montgomery County, Maryland)
Bailey pony truss bridge over Potomac River on private road
Intact but closed to all but private traffic

Shawneetown Bridge (Gallatin County, Illinois)
Opened to traffic June 1, 1956
Through truss bridge over the Ohio River on IL 13/KY 56 at Old Shawneetown
Open to traffic

Shepherdstown Covered Bridge (Washington County, Maryland)
Built 1850 to replace Blackford Ferry, burned by Confederate troops in 1861
Lost Through truss bridge over Potomac River on old road
Destroyed by fire in the Civil War in 1861

Sherman Minton Bridge (Jefferson County, Kentucky)
Built 1961; rehabilitated 1997 and 2011/12; closed on September 9, 2011 due to cracks in the main load-bearing structural element; reopened on February 17/18, 2012
Double Decker Two-span steel through arch bridge over Ohio River on I-64 between New Albany and Louisville in Louisville
Open to traffic

Silver Bridge (Gallia County, Ohio)
Built 1928, collasped on December 15, 1967, killing 46 people. Replaced by a new bridge in 1969.
Lost eyebar suspension bridge over the Ohio River on US 35 between Point Pleasant, WV, and Kanauga, OH
Collapsed and replaced by new bridge

Silver Memorial Bridge (Mason County, West Virginia)
Built 1969
Through truss bridge over Ohio River on US 35 in Point Pleasant
Open to traffic

Simon Kenton Memorial Bridge (Mason County, Kentucky)
Built 1931; Bypassed by the cable-stayed William H. Harsha Bridge in 2000, rehabed in 2003-2004
Suspension bridge over Ohio River on Business US 62/68 in Maysville
Open to traffic

Singleton Ditch-State Line Road Bridge (Lake County, Indiana)
Built ca. 1920
Lost pony truss bridge over Singleton Ditch on State Line Road
Replaced by new bridge

Siouxland Veterans Memorial Bridge (Woodbury County, Iowa)
Built 1981; rehabilitated 1983
Steel through arch bridge over Missouri River on US 77 in Sioux City
Open to traffic

Sistersville Ferry (Tyler County, West Virginia)
In continuous operation since 1815
Ferry crossing over the Ohio River between Sistersville, West Virginia, and Fly, Ohio
Toll ferry open to traffic

Skinners Falls Bridge (Wayne County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1902 by the American Bridge Co.
Through truss bridge over Delaware River on Skinners Falls Road (PA 1002)
Open to traffic