Built 1844

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Amtrak - Freshwater Brook Arch (Hartford County, Connecticut)
Built ca. 1844 (RR construction date)
Stone arch bridge over Freshwater Brook on Amtrak Springfield Line
Open to traffic

Buck Hill Farm Covered Bridge 38-36-15 (Lancaster County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1844
Burr arch-truss bridge over Private lane on Pond
Open to pedestrians

Gold Brook Covered Bridge 45-08-12 (Lamoille County, Vermont)
Built 1844; rehabilitated 1979
Covered Howe Truss bridge over Gold Brook on C3052 in Stowe
Open to traffic

Greenleaf Covered Bridge 14-10-02x (Clark County, Indiana)
Built 1844 Replaced 1922
Lost Through truss bridge over Silver Creek on Greenleaf Road
Removed but not replaced

Herr's Mill Covered Bridge 38-36-21 (Lancaster County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1844; bypassed 1971
Burr arch-truss covered bridge over Pequea Creek off S. Ronks Road
Closed to all traffic

LIRR - Atlantic Avenue Tunnel (Queens County, New York)
Built 1844, closed 1861
Tunnel on abandoned Long Island Railroad
Intact but closed to all traffic

MBTA - Fort Pond Brook Bridge (MP 26.26) (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1844, widened on two subsequent occasions
Stone arch bridge over Fort Pond Brook on MBTA Fitchburg Line
Open to traffic

Perrine's Covered Bridge 32-56-01 (Ulster County, New York)
Built 1844
Burr arch-truss bridge over Wallkill River on old state road 213
Open to pedestrians

Trent's Mill Covered Bridge 46-25-01x (Cumberland County, Virginia)
Unknown lost date
Town lattice truss bridge over Willis River on Trent's Mill Road (Route 622)


Wetumpka Covered Bridge (Elmore County, Alabama)
Built 1844; Washed away in 'The Great Flood' of 1886
Lost Town lattice truss bridge over Coosa River on W Bridge Street
Destroyed by flooding