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Old Homer Road Pleasant Valley Creek Tributary Bridge (Winona County, Minnesota)
Built 1926;
Concrete deck girder over Tributary of Pleasant Valley Creek on CR15/Homer Road
Open to traffic

Old Intercoastal Canal L Prairie Bridge (Vermilion Parish, Louisiana)
Built 1965
Bridge over Old Intercoastal Canal on LA-82
Open to traffic

Old Keokuk-Hamilton Bridge (Lee County, Iowa)
Built in 1917, Roadway deck Service Discontinued 1985
Through truss bridge over Mississippi River on Keokuk Junction Railway
Open to rail traffic only. The upper deck on the Iowa side has been converted to an observation deck; the upper deck on the Illinois side is closed to traffic. Roadway traffic has been shifted to the 1985 beam span to the southwest of the bridge

Old Kings Ferry Bridge (Chatham County, Georgia)
Lost Warren Pony Truss Swing Bridge over Ogeechee River near Georgetown
Lost Warren pony truss bridge over Ogeechee River on US 17, GA 25
Replaced by new bridge

Old Lower Bank Road Bridge (Burlington County, New Jersey)
Built 1915 ; replaced 1926
Lost Through truss bridge over Mullica River on County Route 652
Demolished

Old Monticello Road Bridge (Bradley County, Arkansas)
Lost swing through truss bridge over Saline River on AR 4 (now US 278) between Warren and Monticello
Replaced 1949 by a new bridge located upstream

Old Neuse River Bridge (Craven County, North Carolina)
Lost Truss bridge over Neuse River
Replaced by a new bridge

Old Pocahontas Bridge (Randolph County, Arkansas)
Replaced by new through truss bridge in 1934
Lost swing through truss bridge over Black River on Old US 67
No longer exists

Old River Bridge (San Joaquin County, California)
Built 1915; rehabilitated 1978
Swing bridge over Old River on CA 4 in Discovery Bay
Open to traffic

Old State Street-Cooper River Bridge (Camden County, New Jersey)
Built in 1899 by Benjamin Sweeten; bypassed and preserved in 2013.
Swing bridge over Cooper River on State Street in Camden
Open to pedestrians only

Old Stillwell Avenue Bridge (Kings County, New York)
Replaced 1991
Lost Through truss bridge over Coney Island Creek on Stillwell Avenue & Trolley Tracks
Replaced by a new bridge

Old US 11 West Pearl River Bridge (St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana)
Built 1926; removed 1970s
Lost bridge over West Pearl River on Old US 11 (originally US 90)
Removed but not replaced

Old US45 Tombigbee River Bridge (Monroe County, Mississippi)
Lost Post through truss bridge over Tombigbee River on Old Road old US Highway 45
No longer exists

Oldmans Creek Bridge (Gloucester County, New Jersey)
Built 1906
Through truss bridge over Oldmans Creek on New Jersey Route 601 West Mill Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Oliver Swing Bridge (Douglas County, Wisconsin)
Built 1910
Double-decker swing bridge over St. Louis River on WI 105 and CN Railway
Open to traffic

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

Omak Bridge (Okanogan County, Washington)
Lost Through truss with swing span drawbridge over Okanogan River
Collapsed under load during initial test of swing span

Omro Swing Bridge (Winnebago County, Wisconsin)
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Fox River on Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Oneida Street Swing Bridge (Old) (Outagamie County, Wisconsin)
Lost Through truss bridge over Fox on Oneida Street
Replaced by a new bridge

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

Ontonagon River Bridge (Ontonagon County, Michigan)
Built 1939
Lost swing bridge over Ontonagon River on M-64 in Ontonagon
Replaced by a new bridge

Oregon & California - Willamette River Bridge (Lane County, Oregon)
Built 1881
Lost Through truss bridge over Willamette River on Oregon & California Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Original location of Bruckner Swing Bridge (Richland Parish, Louisiana)
Disassembled and rebuilt in 1932 at Bruckner
Bridge


Orthodox Street Swing Bridge (Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1899
Lost Concrete pony/through girder bridge over Frankford Creek on Orthodox Street
No longer exists

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

OSRR - Muskingum River Bridge (Muskingum County, Ohio)
Through truss bridge over Muskingum River on Ohio Southern Railroad in Zanesville
Open to traffic

Ouachita River LA 2 Bridge (Ouachita Parish, Louisiana)
Built 1931
Swing through truss bridge over Ouachita River on LA 2 in Sterlington
Replaced by a new bridge

Ouachita River LA 8 Bridge (Catahoula Parish, Louisiana)
Built 1932, Closed 2017, Lost 2018
Lost Swing bridge over Ouachita River on LA 8 near Harrisonburg
Replaced by UCEB

Overseas Highway - Seven Mile Bridge (Monroe County, Florida)
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


OWR&N - Chehalis River Bridge (Grays Harbor County, Washington)
Built 1911
Pratt through truss bridge over Chehalis River on Oregon-Washington Railroad & Navigation Co.
Removed

Oxbow Bridge (King County, Washington)
Built 1911; Draw mechanism replaced 1929; Replaced 1956
Lost Warren through truss bridge over Duwamish Waterway on 1st Avenue South
Replaced by a new bridge

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

Padre Island Causeway (Nueces County, Texas)
Built 1950; Replaced 1973
Lost Pontoon swing bridge over Intracoastal Waterway on Padre Island Causeway
Replaced by a new bridge

Palmetto Trail - Wateree River Bridge (Richland County, South Carolina)
Built 1903;
Plate girder bridge over Wateree River on abandoned NS RR
Open to pedestrians only

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

Pamunkey River Bridge (Old) (King William County, Virginia)
Built 1957; replaced 2007.
Lost Swing bridge over Pamunkey River on VA 30 in West Point
Replaced by new bridge

Pamunkey River Bridge (Oldest) (King William County, Virginia)
Built 1926
Lost Through truss bridge over Pamunkey River
Replaced by a new bridge

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

Park Street Bridge (1891) (Alameda County, California)
Built 1891, replaced 1934
Lost Through truss bridge over Oakland Harbor on Park Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Parkin Bridge (Cross County, Arkansas)
Lost swing through truss bridge over St. Francis River on US 64 at Parkin
Replaced by a new bridge in 1954

Patterson Plank Road Bridge (Passaic County, New Jersey)
Lost Warren through truss bridge over Berry's Creek on Patterson Plank Road
Replaced by a new bridge

PC - Christina River Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Christina River on Penn Central Railroad
Removed

Pedricktown Bridge (Salem County, New Jersey)
Built 1905; Replaced in 2010
Lost through truss swing bridge over Oldmans Creek on CR 642
Replaced by new concrete bridge

Penns Neck Bridge (Salem County, New Jersey)
This is the third bridge on this site. Built 1884; replaced 1927.
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Salem River
Replaced by a new bridge in 1927, and that bridge was replaced in 2005.

Pentwater Channel Bridge (Oceana County, Michigan)
Built in 1925 ; removed 1949
Lost Deck girder bridge over Pentwater Channel Lake on Green Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Pere Marquette - Black River Bridge (Old) (St. Clair County, Michigan)
Replaced 1930
Lost Through truss bridge over Black River on Pere Marquette Railroad
Demolished

Peru Swing Bridge (LaSalle County, Illinois)
Longest single span structure in Illinois when completed in 1870
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Illinois River on Route 251
No longer exists

Philo-Duncan Falls Bridge (Muskingum County, Ohio)
Built 1914
Through truss bridge over Muskingum River on Bridge Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Pierre Part Bay LA 70 Bridge (Assumption Parish, Louisiana)
Built 1967
Swing bridge over Pierre Part Bay on LA 70 in Pierre Part
Open to traffic

Plaquemine Bayou LA 3066S Bridge (Iberville Parish, Louisiana)
Built 1971
Swing bridge over Plaquemine Bayou on LA 3066S at Indian Village
Open to traffic

Plaquemine LA 1 Bridge (Old) (Iberville Parish, Louisiana)
Built 1898 ; replaced with a second swing bridge 1908, replaced 1950
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Plaquemine Bayou on Louisiana 1
Replaced by a new bridge

Pleasant Street Bridge (Old) (Milwaukee County, Wisconsin)
Replaced 1972
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Milwaukee River on Pleasant Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Pleasure Bay Bridge (Monmouth County, New Jersey)
Built 1884; Replaced 1965
Lost Swing through truss bridge over Branchport Creek on Monmouth Blvd
Replaced by new bridge

Pleasure Beach Bridge (Fairfield County, Connecticut)
Built 1927; Closed when a portion of the deck burned in 1996
Warren through truss bridge over Lewis Gut on a closed section Long Beach St.
Closed to all traffic

PNWR - Blind Slough Bridge (Clatsop County, Oregon)
Built 1895
Warren through truss bridge over Blind Slough on Portland and Western Railroad
Closed

PNWR - Clatskanie River Bridge (Columbia County, Oregon)
Built 1897
Warren through truss swing bridge over Clatskanie River on Portland & Western Railroad (PNWR) in Clatskanie
Open to traffic

PNWR - John Day River Bridge (Clatsop County, Oregon)
Pony truss bridge over John Day River on Portland & Western Railroad
Open to traffic?

PNWR - Willamette River Bridge (Linn County, Oregon)
Built 1921 by the Southern Pacific Railroad
Swing span through truss bridge over Willamette River on Portland and Western Railroad (PNWR) in Albany
Open to traffic

PNWTC - Skagit River Bridge (Skagit County, Washington)
Built 1912; Removed ca. 1930 after being condemned in 1928
Lost Pratt through truss drawridge over Skagit River on former Bellingham and Skagit Interurban Railway
Only two piers remain

Pocahontas Bridge (Randolph County, Arkansas)
Built 1934 by the Pittsburgh-Des Moines Steel Co.; parallel bridge built 1986; closed to traffic and demolished starting July 5, 2016
Through truss bridge with a center swing span over Black River on US 67 NB at Pocahontas
Replaced by a new bridge

Point Chosen Swing Bridge (Palm Beach County, Florida)
Built 1935
Swing bridge over Okeechobee Rim Canal on CR 717
Open to traffic

Point Street Bridge (Providence County, Rhode Island)
Built 1927; rehabilitated 1999
Swing bridge over Providence River on Point Street in Providence
Open to traffic

Ponquogue Bridge (Old) (Suffolk County, New York)
Built 1930; Replaced 1986 with main span being dumped at the Shinnecock artificial reef and the approaches being reused as fishing piers; Section of fishing pier damaged by Hurricane Sandy 2012; Aforementioned section removed 2013
Lost Bridge over Shinnecock Bay on Lighthouse Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Poplar Street Bridge (Sussex County, Delaware)
Built 1915; rehabilitated 1996
Swing bridge over Broad Creek on Poplar Street in Laurel
Intact but closed to all traffic

Popps Ferry Bridge (Old) (Harrison County, Mississippi)
Replaced 1979
Lost Deck girder bridge over Biloxi Bay on Popps Ferry
Replaced by a new bridge

Port Fourchon Bridge (Lafourche Parish, Louisiana)
Built 1960
Through truss bridge over Greater Laf. Port Comm on LA 3090
Open to traffic

Port Mayaca Bridge (Martin County, Florida)
Lost Warren pony truss bridge over St Lucie Canal on US 98
Demolished and replaced

Port Royal-Port Conway Bridge (Caroline County, Virginia)
Built 1934; relocated in 1980 to Bridge Road on Figure Eight Island NC
Swing truss bridge over Rappahannock River on Virginia 301


Portage Lake Swing Bridge (Houghton County, Michigan)
Replaced in 1960
Through truss bridge over Portage River
Replaced by a new bridge

Portage Lake Swing Bridge (Older) (Houghton County, Michigan)
Built 1875; Replaced 1891
Lost Howe deck truss bridge over Portage Lake on Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Portland Passenger Bridge (Middlesex County, Connecticut)
Built 1896 by Berlin Iron Bridge Co.; Damaged by flood 1936; Demolished 1938
Lost swing bridge over Connecticut River on Main street
Replaced by a new bridge

Powwow River Bridge (Essex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1891 by the Boston Bridge Works; rehabilitated 1998
Through truss swing bridge over Powwow River on Main Street
Open to traffic

PPU - Illinois River Bridge (Older) (Peoria County, Illinois)
Built 1881; Replaced 1911
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Illinois River on Peoria & Pekin Union Railway
Replaced by a new bridge

PPU - Pekin Bridge (Peoria County, Illinois)
Built 1896;
Lost Through truss bridge over Illinois River on former Peoria and Pekin Union Railroad in Peoria
Replaced by new bridge

Pratts Landing Bridge (Lewis County, New York)
Built 1901 by American Bridge Co.; Replaced 1965
Lost Pratt through & swing truss bridge over Black River on Burdicks Crossing Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Princeton Swing Bridge (Green Lake County, Wisconsin)
Main span built in 1901; Approach built in 1908 by the American Bridge Co.
Riveted Warren pony truss bridge over Fox River on Recreational trail on former railroad bed
Open to traffic

Provost Bayou LA 315 Bridge (Terrebonne Parish, Louisiana)
Built 1953
Swing bridge over Provost Bayou on LA 315
Open to traffic

PRR - Arsenal Bridge (Old) (Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1862; replaced 1886
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over the Schuylkill River on Pennsylvania Railroad
No longer exists

PRR - Calumet River Swing Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Bridge struck 1964 and removed
Lost Pratt through truss swing bridge over Calumet River on Pennsylvania Railroad
Destroyed by collision

PRR - Chesapeake & Delaware Canal Bridge (1st) (New Castle County, Delaware)
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Original Alignment C&D Canal on Pennsylvania RR
Replaced by a new bridge

PRR - D&R Canal Swing Bridge (Middlesex County, New Jersey)
Built as grade crossings eliminated in New Brunswick; replaced with current stone arch bridge across Raritan River
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over D&R Canal on Pennsylvania Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

PRR - Grays Ferry Branch Swing Bridge (Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1901 by American Bridge Co. for Pennsylvania RR, opened 1902; abandoned 1984
Abandoned through truss bridge over Schuylkill River on former Pennsylvania Railroad
Under demolition July 2018

PRR - Hackensack River Freight Line Swing Bridge (Hudson County, New Jersey)
Built 1894; Replaced 1930
Lost Warren through truss bridge over Hackensack River on Pennsylvania Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

PRR - Hackensack River Passenger Line Swing Bridge (Hudson County, New Jersey)
Built 1894; Replaced 1930
Lost Warren through truss bridge over Hackensack River on Pennsylvania Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

PRR - Passaic River Bridge (Old) (Essex County, New Jersey)
Built 1911; Replaced 1935
Pennsylvania Railroad Bridge over the Passaic River
Replaced by a new bridge

PRR K&T Branch - Frankford Creek Bridge (Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania)
Pony plate girder swing bridge over Original Channel Frankford Creek on Pennsylvania Railroad K&T Branch
Closed to navigation traffic and abandoned

PRR Maumee River Bridge (Lucas County, Ohio)
Lost Through truss swing bridge over Maumee River on PRR - Pennsylvania Railroad
Removed but not replaced

PRSL - Corson's Inlet Drawbridge (Cape May County, New Jersey)
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Corson's Inlet on former West Jersey & Seashore RR
Removed but not replaced

PRSL - Crook Horn Creek Bridge (Cape May County, New Jersey)
Built 1910; abandoned 1981, removed Nov. 1992
Lost Pratt through truss drawbridge over Crook Horn Creek on Conrail RR
No longer exists

PRSL - Grassy Sound Bridge (Old) (Cape May County, New Jersey)
Replaced 1913
Movable A-frame deck plate girder over Grassy Sound on Pennsylvania-Reading Seashore Lines
Replaced by a new bridge

PRSL - Sea Isle City Bridge (Cape May County, New Jersey)
Removed 1943
Girder bridge over Ludlam Thorofare on Pennsylvania-Reading Seashore Lines


PRSL - Townsends Inlet Bridge (Cape May County, New Jersey)
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Townsends Inlet on former West Jersey & Seashore RR
Removed but not replaced

PSAP - Hoquiam River Swing Bridge (Grays Harbor County, Washington)
Built 1908
Warren through truss bridge over Hoquiam River on Puget Sound and Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

PSAP - Wishkah River Bridge (Grays Harbor County, Washington)
Built 1909
Swing bridge over Wishkah River on Puget Sound and Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

PSE - Duwamish River Bridge (King County, Washington)
Lost Howe through truss bridge over Duwamish River on Puget Sound Electric Railway
Removed

PTC - Illinois River Bridge (Peoria County, Illinois)
Built 1888; Removed ca. 1973
Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Illinois River on Peoria Terminal Co.
Destroyed by collision

Pulaski Memorial Bridge (Pulaski County, Georgia)
Lost Through truss bridge over Ocmulgee River on Pulaski Memorial
No longer exists

Putnam Street Bridge (Old) (Washington County, Ohio)
Built 1913; rehabilitated 1951
Lost Parker through truss swing bridge over Muskingum River on Putnam Street
Bridge has been replaced.

Putnam Street Bridge (Older) (Washington County, Ohio)
Swing Bridge 1913 flood casualty
Lost swing truss bridge over Muskingum River on Putnam Street
Replaced by a new bridge

PW - Middletown Swing Bridge (Middlesex County, Connecticut)
Replaced an earlier bridge at this location built in 1872.
Swing through truss bridge over the Connecticut River on the Connecticut Central Railroad in Middletown
Open to traffic