Built 1878

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Adams Road Covered Bridge 35-04-11 (Ashtabula County, Ohio)
Built after 1878 flood; Replaced 1947
Lost Lattice through truss bridge over Ashtabula River on Adams Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Backbone Bridge (Madison County, Iowa)
Built 1878; Burned July 8th, 1914
Lost Town lattice truss bridge over Middle River on Road
Destroyed by fire

Bridge No. L-3040 (Scott County, Minnesota)
Built 1878 for C&NW, bypassed 1906, replaced 2007
Stone arch bridge over an unnamed creek on Chatfield Drive
Replaced by a new bridge

Carmi Bridge (Older) (White County, Illinois)
Built 1878; Collapsed & Replaced 1916
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Little Wabash River on Road
Collapsed

Clarks Creek Bridge (Geary County, Kansas)
Built 1878 by the King Iron Bridge Co. Abandoned after 1951.
Abandoned Whipple through truss bridge over Clarks Creek on Humboldt Creek Road (Abandoned Section - now Private)
Derelict/abandoned

CN - Culvert Road Overpass (Jo Daviess County, Illinois)
Built 1878, rehabilitated 1929
Stone Arch Bridge over Culvert Road and E. Fork Galena River on Canadian National Railway
Open to traffic

CNTP - Tunnel 19 (Morgan County, Tennessee)
Built in 1878 by the Cincinnati, New Orleans & Texas Pacific Railroad in cooperation with the city of Cincinnati, Ohio
Tunnel
Intact but closed to all traffic

CNTP - Tunnel 20 (Morgan County, Tennessee)
Built in 1878 by the Cincinnati, New Orleans & Texas Pacific Railroad in cooperation with the city of Cincinnati, Ohio
Abandoned tunnel
Derelict/abandoned

CNTP - Tunnel 21 (Morgan County, Tennessee)
Built in 1878 by the Cincinnati, New Orleans & Texas Pacific Railroad in cooperation with the city of Cincinnati, Ohio
Lost Tunnel
Removed but not replaced; 'daylighted' that is, top blown off and cut made.

CNTP - Tunnel 23 (Morgan County, Tennessee)
Built in 1878 by the Cincinnati, New Orleans & Texas Pacific Railroad in cooperation with the city of Cincinnati, Ohio
Tunnel
Intact but closed to all traffic, near prefect condition

CNTP - Tunnel 24 (Morgan County, Tennessee)
Bored in 1878 during the construction of the Cincinnati Southern Railway, a railroad wholely owned by the city of Cincinnati, Ohio. The contracts were given to the CNO&TP, the lessor of the rail line, to finish the tunnels.
Tunnels through Nemo Mountain on Former railroad grade
Completely intact, except for fallen north portal (seperated from tunnel bore), has not carried railroad tracks since 1963.

Cowley Bridge (Lincoln County, Tennessee)
Built by the King Iron Bridge Co. in 1878 for $8,000, the only Bowstring truss bridge in the state of Tennessee. Placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1983.
Bowstring through truss bridge over Elk River on West Stevens Creek Road
Open to pedestrian traffic only

Deer's Mill Covered Bridge 14-54-03 (Montgomery County, Indiana)
Built 1878
Covered bridge over Sugar Creek at Deer's Mill
Open to pedestrians

East Bridge (Louisa County, Iowa)
Built 1878; Replaced 1936-7
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Iowa River on Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Easton Avenue Bridge (Middlesex County, New Jersey)
Built 1878; rehabilitated 2004
Stone arch bridge over Mile Run Brook on Easton Avenue in New Brunswick
Open to traffic

Echo Bridge (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1878
Stone arch bridge over Charles River on Sudbury Aqueduct
Open to pedestrians only

Eden Park Reservoir Dam (Hamilton County, Ohio)
Built 1878, large portion of main retaining wall removed 1960
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over drained reservoir on Pedestrian Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Freeport Bridge (Winneshiek County, Iowa)
Originally built 1878 by the Wrought Iron Bridge Co. over Upper Iowa River on a county road; relocated 1989
Relocated bowstring through truss bridge at Trout Run Park in Decorah
Open to pedestrians only

Halter Road Bridge (Allen County, Indiana)
Built 1878
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over St Joseph River on Halter Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Harra Covered Bridge 35-84-11 (Washington County, Ohio)
Built 1878 by Rolla Merydith
Covered bridge over South Branch Wolf Creek on TR 172
Open to pedestrians only

Harvey Island Road Bridge (Marion County, Iowa)
Built 1878 by the American Bridge Works. for the CRI&P Railroad; Converted for vehicular use in 1938
Four-span wrought-iron through truss bridge over the old channel of the Des Moines River on Harvey Island Road
Open to one-lane traffic on a minimum-maintenance road

Hills Covered Bridge 35-84-24 (Washington County, Ohio)
Built 1878 by the Hocking Valley Bridge Works (A. Borneman)
Covered bridge over Little Muskingum River on CR 333
Open to pedestrians only

Iron Bridge Lane Bridge (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
Built in 1878 by the Morse Bridge Company of Youngstown, Ohio
Bridge on Iron Bridge Rd.


Jackson Sawmill Covered Bridge 38-36-33 #2 (Lancaster County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1878; reconstructed 1985
Covered bridge over West Octoraro Creek on Mt. Pleasant Road (TR 696)
Open to traffic

James Creek Bridge (Jackson County, Kansas)
Built in 1878 by the Milwaukee Bridge Works which would later become Milwaukee Bridge & Iron Works.
Pony truss bridge over James Creek on a local road, 5.0 mi. west and 2.3 mi. north of Delia
Derelict/abandoned

Laughery Creek Bridge (Dearborn County, Indiana)
Built 1878 by the Wrought Iron Bridge Co., restored 2008.
Triple Intersection Pratt through truss bridge over Laughery Creek on Old IN 56
Recently rehabilitated and open for pedestrian use

Licking Creek Bridge (Fulton County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1878; rehabilitated 1986
Beam bridge over Licking Creek on T319,Johnson Road
Open to traffic

Lime Springs Bridge (Howard County, Iowa)
Built 1878
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Upper Iowa River on Former alignment of what is now Oak Avenue
Replaced by a new bridge downstream of dam.

Lost Corwin Iron Works Bridge (Hunterdon County, New Jersey)
Build around the same time and in the same style as the Rosemont, Raven Rock Bridge
Pratt through truss bridge
Lost

Lower Road Bridge (Jones County, Iowa)
Built 1878 by the King Bridge Company
Bowstring through truss bridge over Buffalo Creek on Private road
Open to private traffic

Main Street Bridge (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1878; rehabilitated 1952; Rehabbed in 2009
Bowstring pony truss bridge over Sudbury River on Main Street in Framingham
Open to traffic

Main Street Bridge (Huron County, Ohio)
Built 1878; Replaced 1909
Lost Bowstring pony truss bridge over Vermilion River on Main Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Markley and Elm Streets Bridge (Montgomery County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1878
Stone arch bridge over Stoney Creek at corner of Elm & Markley Streets in Norristown
Open to traffic

Marysville Covered Bridge 46-16-01x (Campbell County, Virginia)
Built 1878; Destroyed by flood 1996
Lost Multiple King post through truss bridge over Seneca Creek on Old Road
Destroyed by flooding

Millers Run Covered Bridge 45-03-06 (Caledonia County, Vermont)
Built 1878; rehabilitated 1995
Covered Queenspost through truss bridge over Millers Run on ALT VT 122 in Lyndon
Open to traffic

New Hope Covered Bridge 35-08-05 (Brown County, Ohio)
Built 1878 by Josiah Bryant
Covered bridge over Whiteoak Creek on Bethel New Hope Road
Open to pedestrians only

Old Dobbs Ford Bridge (Bradley County, Tennessee)
Built 1878, moved to the present site in 1990
Pratt pony truss bridge over Candies Creek on golf cart track
Closed to all traffic

Old Lattice Bridge 29-05-06x (Grafton County, New Hampshire)
Built 1878
Lost Town lattice truss w/supplemental arches bridge over Pemigewasset River on Staple Rock Park Rd
Destroyed by fire

Osage Bridge (Mitchell County, Iowa)
Built 1878 Replaced in 1939 with the truss spans being relocated to Allamakee County to serve traffic for 55 years- later destroyed during an attempt to relocate it.
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Cedar River on Iowa Highway 9
Replaced by a new bridge, truss spans relocated to Allamakee County in 1939, where it served traffic for another 55 years

Philipps Mill Bridge (Floyd County, Iowa)
Built in 1878 to replace a two-span bowstring arch bridge; replaced in 1958
Lost Through truss bridge over Winnebago River on CSAH B-47
Replaced by a new bridge

Piercevale Road Bridge (Plymouth County, Massachusetts)
Built 1878; relocated here 1887; rehabilitated 1996
Pony truss bridge over Massachusetts Coastal Railroad on Piercevle Road in Wareham
Open to traffic

Pine Creek Grist Mill Bridge (Muscatine County, Iowa)
Built 1878 by the Wrought Iron Bridge Co.
Pratt through truss bridge over Pine Creek in Wild Cat Den State Park
Open to pedestrians

Pollocks Mill Bridge (Greene County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1878 by the Massillon Bridge Co.; damaged by overweight truck September 28, 2014; repaired and reopened on Feb. 8, 2016
Whipple through truss bridge over Ten Mile Creek on TR 597
Open to traffic

PR14 Punete Río Descalabrado (Coamo, Puerto Rico)
Built 1878
Girder bridge over Río Descalabrado on PR 14
Open to traffic

Puente Torréns (Hormigueros, Puerto Rico)
Built 1878 (?); bypassed by new bridge in 2003
Lattice bridge over Rio Rosario on PR 319
Replaced by new bridge

Raven Rock Rosemont Road Bridge (Hunterdon County, New Jersey)
Built 1878
Through truss bridge over Lockatong Creek on Raven Rock Road
Restoration complete, bridge open

Roaring Run Bridge (Montgomery County, Virginia)
Built by the King Bridge Co. in 1878 Over Roaring Creek in Bedford County VA, closed in 1971. Relocated to present location in 1977; Oldest metal bridge in Virginia
Bowstring pony truss bridge over Ditch on Walkway
Open to pedestrians

Root Covered Bridge 35-84-08 (Washington County, Ohio)
Built 1878 by Rolla Merydith; rehabilitated 2001
Covered bridge over South Branch Wolf Creek on CR 6
Open to pedestrians only

S&NP - San Rafael Bay/Creek Bridge (Marin County, California)
Built in 1878
Lost Bridge over San Rafael Bay on San Francisco & Northern Pacific RR
No longer exists

Sells Covered Bridge 35-15-01 #2 (Columbiana County, Ohio)
Built 1878
Multiple Kingpost through truss bridge over Ravine


Shelhorn Covered Bridge 14-45-01 (Lake County, Indiana)
Built 1878, moved in 1933 to the current location
Covered bridge over park gully on a pedestrian trail
Open to pedestrians

Stinson Creek Trail - Stinson Creek Bridge (Callaway County, Missouri)
Built 1878 over Sni-A-Bar Creek in Grain Valley; relocated here in 1902; rehabilitated 1944; converted to pedestrian use in 2006
Through truss bridge over Stinson Creek on Stinson Creek Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Stonelick Covered Bridge 35-13-02 (Clermont County, Ohio)
Built 1878; rehabilitated 1971; closed after overweight truck crossed 2010; collapsed during rehabilitation Feb. 11, 2014, rebuilt 2015
Covered bridge over Stonelick Creek on Stonelick Williams Corner Road (CR 116)
Collapsed during reconstruction Feb. 11, 2014. Rebuilt and returned to service

Swartz Covered Bridge 35-88-05 (Wyandot County, Ohio)
Built 1878 by Moses Weymouth; rehabilitated 1994
Covered bridge over Sandusky River on CR 130A
Open to traffic

Twin Bridges (Winneshiek County, Iowa)
Built 1878; collapsed 1980
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Upper Iowa River on Road
Collapsed and replaced by a new bridge

UP - Blakeley Stone Arch (Scott County, Minnesota)
Built 1878?
Stone arch bridge over Unnamed Creek on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - Dale Creek Crossing (Second) (Albany County, Wyoming)
Built 1878; Removed 1901
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Dale Creek on Railroad (UP)
Removed

Upper Bluffton Bridge (Winneshiek County, Iowa)
Built 1878 by the Wrought Iron Bridge Co.; rehabilitated in 2001; closed to traffic in 2009; queenpost span now private property, through truss span is gone
Through truss bridge over Upper Iowa River on W. Ravine Road
Queenpost span is relocated to a nearby property to be used as a driveway; through truss span was scrapped.

Upper Keeseville Bridge (Essex County, New York)
Built 1878 by Murray, Dougal & Co. of Milton, PA; Closed 2008
Pin connected Pratt through truss bridge over AuSable River on River Street in Keeseville
Closed to all traffic

Upper Suspension Bridge (Franklin County, Massachusetts)
Built 1878; damaged in 1936 flood; demolished for war effort 1942
Lost Wire suspension bridge over Connecticut River
Damaged beyond repair in 1936 flood

US20 Boone River Bridge (Old) (Hamilton County, Iowa)
Built 1878-9; Struck 1949; Replaced 1950
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Boone River on US 20 (East 2nd Street)
Destroyed by collision

Washington Mill Bridge (Dubuque County, Iowa)
Built 1878 by the Massillon Bridge Co.
Bowstring truss bridge over Lytle Creek on Creek Branch Lane, east of Bernard
Open to traffic on a dead-end road

Watts Mill Bridge (Beaver County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1878 by the West Penn Bridge Co.
Continuous two-span pony truss bridge over Little Beaver Creek on Watts Mill Road
Closed

Wawona Covered Bridge 05-22-01 (Mariposa County, California)
Built in 1878 this bridge is located in the south part of Yosemite National Park. Just down the hill from historic Wawona Hotel.
Covered Queen-post truss bridge over South Fork of Merced River
Open to pedestrians

Weaver's Mill Covered Bridge 38-36-02 (Lancaster County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1878
Covered bridge over Big Conestoga River on Weaverland Road (TR 773)
Open to traffic

WSOR - Goette Road Overpass (Sauk County, Wisconsin)
Built 1878 by the Chicago & Northwestern Railroad
Stone arch bridge over Halweg Road on Wisconsin & Southern Railroad
Open to traffic

Wyoming Bridge (Lancaster County, Nebraska)
Built 1878 on a county road over Squaw Creek in Otoe County; relocated and rehabilitated in Lincoln in 2004
Bowstring pony truss bridge over a pond on a trail in the Lincoln Saline Wetlands Nature Center
Open to pedestrians