Built 1839

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Amsterdam Bridge (1839) (Montgomery County, New York)
Built 1839; Replaced 1843
Lost Bridge over Mohawk River on Road
Replaced by a new bridge

BM - Merrimack River Railroad Bridge (Essex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1839 replaced 1880
Lost Through truss bridge over Merrimack River on Boston & Maine RR
No longer exists

Bridgeport Covered Bridge 48-35-01x / 35-07-04x (Ohio County, West Virginia)
Built 1839; Replaced by steel bridge 1893
Lost Covered through truss bridge over Back Channel of Ohio River on US 40
Replaced by a new bridge

C&O Canal Licking Creek Aqueduct (Washington County, Maryland)
Built 1839
Stone arch bridge over Licking Creek on C&O Canal
Open to pedestrians only

C&O Canal Tonoloway Creek Aqueduct (Washington County, Maryland)
Stone arch bridge over Tonoloway Creek on the C&O Canal


Croton Aqueduct - Station Road Bridge (Westchester County, New York)
Stone arch bridge over Station Road on Croton Aqueduct
Open to single lane of traffic

CVRR - Susquehanna River Covered Bridge (1839) (Dauphin County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1839; destroyed by fire 1844
Lost Town lattice truss bridge over Susquehanna River on Cumberland Valley Railroad
Destroyed by fire

Dunlap's Creek Bridge (Fayette County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1836-39; rehabilitated 1981
Cast-iron arch bridge over Dunlap Creek on PA 4003 in Brownsville
Open to traffic

Hebe Covered Bridge (Dauphin County, Pennsylvania)
Built in 1839; Rebuilt in 1890; Lost in 1972 in flooding by Hurricane Agnes
Lost Burr arch-truss bridge over Mahantango Creek
Destroyed by flooding

Kreidersville Covered Bridge 38-48-01 (Northampton County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1839, restored c1959
Burr arch-truss bridge over Hokendanqua Creek on Covered Bridge Road
Open to traffic

Leitersburg Bridge No. 2 (Washington County, Maryland)
Built 1839; rehabilitated 1983
Stone arch bridge over Antietam Creek on Leiters Mill Road in Smithsburg
Open to traffic

Livezey's Mill Covered Bridge (Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1839
Lost Town lattice truss bridge over Wissahickon Creek on Livezey's Lane (Now partly abandoned)
Removed but not replaced

Main Street Bridge (Old) (Cheshire County, New Hampshire)
Lost Stone arch bridge over The Branch on Main Street
Replaced by a new bridge

MBTA - Washington St Tunnel - Salem (Essex County, Massachusetts)
built in 1839; extended in 1948-58
Tunnel under downtown Salem- Washington St on MBTA frmr B&M RR
Open to traffic

Milford Bridge (1839) (Clermont County, Ohio)
Built 1839; replaced 1894 by Whipple truss
Lost Wernwag through truss bridge over Water Street (now US 50)
Replaced by a new bridge

Muscatine Ferry (1839-1891) (Muscatine County, Iowa)
In service 1839-1891
Lost Ferry across Mississippi River
No longer in service

Ninth Street Bridge (Lynchburg, Virginia)
Built 1839
Stone arch bridge over Kanawha Canal on Ninth Street in Madison Heights
Open to traffic

Northumberland-Sunbury West Channel Bridge (1839) (Northumberland County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1839; one span destroyed by flood March 17, 1875; whole bridge destroyed by flood March 9, 1904
Lost Burr arch-truss bridge over East Branch Susquehanna River (West Channel) on King Street
Destroyed by flooding

NS - Black Rock Tunnel (Chester County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1838-39, Enlarged 1915, 1994
Tunnel under Black Rock Road on Norfolk Southern Railroad (Former Reading RR)
Open to traffic

Old Champlain Canal Towpath Bridge (Washington County, New York)
Built 1839
Stone arch bridge over Old Champlain Canal on Towpath
Open to pedestrians only

Perkiomenville Bridge Perkiomenville, PA (Montgomery County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1839. Eight Arches. Cost $11,000. Repaired 1926. Closed to traffic 1967
Stone arch bridge over Perkiomen Creek on Old Gravel Pike
Open to pedestrians

Pillow Covered Bridge (Dauphin County, Pennsylvania)
Built in 1839; Destroyed in 1972 Hurricane Agnes; New bridge built in place
Lost Burr arch-truss bridge over Mahantango Creek
Destroyed by flooding and replaced

Riverton-Belvidere Covered Bridge (Pre 1903) (Warren County, New Jersey)
First Bridge was built in 1836; It was flooded days after opening; Next Bridge was the one listed here in 1839; It was lost in 1903 and replaced
Lost Burr arch-truss bridge over Delaware River on Water St. & Martins Creek Belvidere Hwy
Destroyed by flooding

Rolling Mill Covered Bridge (Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1839
Lost Burr arch-truss bridge over Little Schuylkill River on Abandoned portion of Fork Mountain Road T-713
Removed but not replaced

Roscoe Bridge (Coshocton County, Ohio)
Built 1836-1839; arches added 1880; replaced 1887
Lost Howe through truss bridge over Walhonding River on Hill Street
No longer exists

Rose's Mill Bridge (Washington County, Maryland)
Built 1839; rehabilitated 1979
Stone arch bridge over Antietam Creek on Garis Shop Road in Funkstown
Open to traffic

Sayres Covered Bridge 45-09-06 (Orange County, Vermont)
Built 1839
Covered through truss bridge over Ompompanoosuc River on Tucker Hill Road
Open to traffic

Smith's Bridge 08-02-01 #2 (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built 1839 (Burr Truss Covered Bridge); Reconstructed 2002 (see Description for details)
Covered bridge with steel beams over Brandywine Creek on Smith Bridge Road
Open to traffic