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Built 1940

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10th Road Bridge (Marquette County, Wisconsin)
Built 1940; Refurbished 2009
Timber stringer bridge over Union Pacific Railroad (formerly Chicago & Northwestern Railway) on 10th Road in Town of Packwaukee
Open to traffic

14th Road C&NW Bridge (Marquette County, Wisconsin)
Built 1940
Timber stringer bridge over Union Pacific Railroad (Formerly Chicago & Northwestern Railway) on 14th Road in Town of Monroe
Open to traffic

170th Road Bridge (Brown County, Kansas)
Pratt pony truss bridge over Gregg Creek on 170 Road
Open to traffic

2nd Street Pennsylvania Railroad Bridge (Grant County, Indiana)
Built 1940
Timber stringer bridge over Norfolk Southern Railway on 2nd Street in Upland
Open to pedestrians

347th Street Overpass (Dallas County, Iowa)
Built 1940; rehabilitated 1964
Timber stringer bridge over Railroad (IAIS) on 347th Street
Open to traffic

Abandoned County Rd or Old FM 1853 (Eastland County, Texas)
Built est. 1940; FM 1853 realigned in ~1958
Abandoned slab bridge over Draw
Abandoned

Abandoned LIRR - Atlantic Avenue Overpass (Queens County, New York)
Built 1940
Abandoned pony/through plate girder bridge over Atlantic Avenue on Abandoned Long Island Railroad Rockaway Branch
Abandoned, Proposed to become a rail-trail corridor

All Forks Creek Wood Bridge (Putnam County, Illinois)
Built 1940; rehabilitated 1991
Timber stringer bridge over All Forks Creek on Hennepin Street
Open to traffic

Allegheny Mountain Tunnel (Somerset County, Pennsylvania)
Westbound tunnel completed 1940; eastound tunnel completed 1965
Tunnel on Pennsylvania Turnpike/I-70/I-76
Open to traffic

Alto Pass Overpass (Union County, Illinois)
Built 1940
Steel stringer bridge over IL 127 on Chestnut Street
Open to traffic

Amana Road Bridge (Johnson County, Iowa)
Built 1940
Steel stringer bridge over Unnamed Stream on Fm Amana Road
Open to traffic

Antelope Creek Bridge (Mitchell County, Kansas)
Built 1940
Stone arch bridge over Antelope Creek, 2.2 mi. north and 10.0 mi. east of Tipton
Open to traffic

Apison Road Bridge (Hamilton County, Tennessee)
Built 1940
Concrete rigid frame bridge over Chestnut Creek on Apison Road in Collegedale
Open to traffic

Auwaiakeakua Bridge (Hawaii County, Hawaii)
Built 1940
Lost wooden bridge over Auwaiakekua Gulch on Mamalahoa Road
No longer exists

Avenue 43 Offramp Bridge (Los Angeles County, California)
Built 1940
Concrete tee beam bridge over Arroyo Seco Ave 43 Ramp on Ramp/Connector 110 in Los Angeles
Open to traffic

Baker Road Bridge (Windham County, Connecticut)
Built 1940; rehabilitated 1987
Wooden bridge over Quaddick Lake on Baker Road in Thompson
Open to traffic

Barham Boulevard Overpass (Los Angeles County, California)
Built 1940
Concrete bridge over Hollywood Freeway (US 101) on Barham Blvd (Dark Canyon Pass Road) in Los Angeles
Open to traffic

Batesville Creek Bridge (Faulkner County, Arkansas)
Built 1940; Bypassed by new bridge 2000
Concrete tee beam bridge over Batesville Creek on Old Hwy 65
Open to traffic

Bear Creek Bridge (Sebastian County, Arkansas)
Built 1940 by WPA
Concrete deck girder bridge over Reno Rd in Old Jenny Lind
Open to traffic

Birch Creek Bridge (Burleson County, Texas)
Built 1940
Pony truss bridge over Birch Creek on CR 146
Open to traffic

Bitterroot River Bridge (Ravalli County, Montana)
Built 1940
Through truss bridge over Bitterroot River on US 93 in Hamilton
replaced by a new bridge

Black Creek Bridge (Allegany County, New York)
Built 1940
Wooden bridge over Black Creek on CR 16
Open to traffic

Blackfoot River Bridge (Missoula County, Montana)
Built 1940; rehabilitated 1988
Deck truss bridge over Blackfoot River on MT 200
Open to traffic

Blackwoods Bridge (Hancock County, Maine)
Built 1940
Bridge over Park Loop Road on Maine Rte. 3
Open to traffic

Blue Creek Bridge (Calhoun County, Alabama)
Built 1940
Stone arch bridge over Blue Creek on Blue Creek
Open to traffic

Blue Mountain Tunnel (Franklin County, Pennsylvania)
Begun c.1885 by S. Penn. RR; first tube completed 1940 by Penna. Tpk. Comm.; second tube completed 1968
Tunnel on Pennsylvania Turnpike/I-76
Open to traffic

Blue Ridge Parkway over US 52 Bridge (Carroll County, Virginia)
Built 1940
Concrete rigid frame bridge over US 52 on Blue Ridge Parkway
Open to traffic

BNSF - 9th Street Bridge (Burleigh County, North Dakota)
Built 1940
Steel stringer bridge over 9th Street (ND-1804) on BNSF Railway
Open to traffic

BNSF - Kill Creek Bridge (EB) (Johnson County, Kansas)
Built 1940
Deck plate girder bridge over Kill Creek on BNSF Railway
Open to traffic

BNSF - Malta Bridge (Phillips County, Montana)
Built 1940
Warren through truss bridge over Milk River on BNSF Railway
Open to traffic

BNSF - NM 72 Overpass (Colfax County, New Mexico)
Built 1940
Steel stringer bridge over SR 72 on BNSF Railway in Raton
Open to traffic

BNSF - Vetch Boulevard Overpass (Jefferson County, Iowa)
Steel stringer bridge over Vetch Boulevard on BNSF Railway
Open to traffic

BNSF West Street Bridge (Bond County, Illinois)
Built 1940
Slab bridge over N. West Street on BNSF (former CB&Q) Railroad
Open

Bosque River Bridge (Meridian) (Bosque County, Texas)
Built 1940
Steel stringer bridge over Bosque River on Texas State Highway 22
Open to traffic

Boulder River Bridge (Sweet Grass County, Montana)
Built 1940
Pony truss bridge over Boulder River on CR 103 in Big Timber
Open to traffic

Branch Bridge (Pope County, Arkansas)
Built 1940
Steel stringer bridge over Branch on CR 14 (Old Hwy 7)
Open to traffic

Branch of Big Creek Bridge (Ellis County, Kansas)
Built 1940 by the Works Projects Administration and Ellis County.
Stone arch bridge over Branch of Big Creek on Victoria Road
Open to traffic

Branch of Big River Bridge (St. Francois County, Missouri)
Built 1940
Bridge over Branch of Big River on Germania Road
Open to traffic

Branch of Big River Bridge (St. Francois County, Missouri)
Built 1940
Bridge over Branch of Big River on Germania Road
Open to traffic

Brewery Creek Bridge (Iowa County, Wisconsin)
Built 1940
Stringer bridge over Brewery Creek on Lrd Darlington Road
Open to traffic

Bridal Veil Falls Bridge (Hennepin County, Minnesota)
Built 1940; Replaced 2006
Concrete arch bridge over Bridal Veil Falls on MN 513 (E. River Road) in Minneapolis
Replaced by a new bridge

Brooklyn-Battery Tunnel (New York County, New York)
Built 1940-1950
Tunnel under East River on Interstate 478
Open to traffic

Brown Avenue Bridge (Muscogee County, Georgia)
Built 1940; rehabilitated 1948
Concrete tee beam bridge over Norfolk Southern Railroad on Brown Avenue
Open to traffic

Bruner Creek 1st Street Bridge (Dubois County, Indiana)
Built ca. 1940; rehabilitated 1980
Warren pony truss bridge over Bruner Creek on 1st Street


Bucks Bar Road Bridge (El Dorado County, California)
Built 1940
Concrete arch bridge over North Fork Cosumnes River on Bucks Bar Road
Open to traffic

Buddy Ferrell Bridge (Colbert County, Alabama)
Built 1940
Through truss bridge over Bear Creek on Buddy Durham Rd
Open to traffic - Weight limit: 3 tons

Buffalo Creek Bridge (Ogle County, Illinois)
Built 1940
Concrete pony/through girder bridge over Buffalo Creek on Buffalo Road
Open to traffic

Burnside Tunnel (Multnomah County, Oregon)
Built 1940
Tunnel on W. Burnside Street in Portland
Open to traffic

Burwell Bridge (Garfield County, Nebraska)
Built 1940; rehabilitated 2007
Steel stringer bridge over North Loup River on N11/N91
Open to traffic

Buzzard Roost Creek Bridge (Colbert County, Alabama)
Built 1940
Pratt pony truss bridge over Buzzard Roost Creek on Rickard Cutoff Rd
Open to traffic - Weight Limit: 6 tons

Caddo Lake LA 1 Bridge (Caddo Parish, Louisiana)
Built 1940
Nine-span pony truss bridge over Caddo Lake on LA 1 near Mooringsport
Open to traffic

Calapooia River Bridge (Linn County, Oregon)
Built 1940; rehabilitated 1966
Parker through truss bridge over Calapooia River on Main Street in Brownsville
Open to traffic

Caney Creek Bridge (Coal County, Oklahoma)
Steel stringer bridge over Caney Creek on Old alignment of OK3
Open to traffic

Cardwell St Bridge (Washington County, Arkansas)
Built 1940, Bypassed by new alignment and closed to vehicle traffic 2003; Demolished 2013
Steel stringer bridge over Drainage Ditch on North Cardwell St in Johnson
Removed but not replaced

Carl Street Bridge (Randolph County, Indiana)
Built 1940
Steel stringer bridge over Salt Creek on Carl Street
Open to traffic

Carter Road Bridge (Cuyahoga County, Ohio)
Built 1940 by the Mt. Vernon Bridge Co.
Vertical lift through truss bridge over Cuyahoga River on Carter Road in Cleveland
Open to traffic

Catherine Creek Bridge (Union County, Oregon)
Built 1940
Wooden bridge over Catherine Creek on OR 203
Open to traffic

Catlin Creek Bridge (Marion County, Kansas)
Built 1940
Bridge over Catlin Creek on 130th St
Open to traffic

Cedar Creek Bridge (Washington County, Missouri)
Built 1940
Bridge over Cedar Creek on CR 625
Open to traffic

Cedar Creek Bridge (Grimes County, Texas)
Built 1940
Concrete tee beam bridge over Cedar Creek on 10th Street
Open to traffic

Cedar River Bridge (King County, Washington)
Built 1940
Deck girder bridge over Cedar River on WA 900
Open to traffic

Cedar Shoals Creek Bridge (Spartanburg County, South Carolina)
Built 1940
Pony truss bridge over Cedar Shoals Creek on C-42-409
Open to traffic

Centenary Avenue Bridge (Belknap County, New Hampshire)
Built 1940
Wooden bridge over NEGSRR on Centenary Avenue in Laconia
Open to traffic

Centennial Bridge (Scott County, Iowa)
Completed July 12, 1940; rehabilitated 1996; tolls removed May 2, 2003
Steel through arch bridge over the Mississippi River on US 67 between Davenport and Rock Island
Open to traffic

Cheboygan Bascule Bridge (Cheboygan County, Michigan)
Built 1940; rehabilitated 2003
Bascule bridge over Cheboygan River on US 23 in Cheboygan
Open to traffic

Chenoweth Run Bridge (Jefferson County, Kentucky)
Built 1940
Concrete tee beam bridge over Chenoweth Run on Easum Road
Open to traffic

Chenoweth Run Bridge (Jefferson County, Kentucky)
Built 1940
Concrete tee beam bridge over Chenoweth Run on Gellhaus Ln
Open to traffic

Cherry Street Bridge (Milwaukee County, Wisconsin)
Built 1940; Restored 1990
Bascule bridge over Milwaukee River on W. Cherry Street in Milwaukee
Open to traffic

Cheyenne River Bridge (Pennington County, South Dakota)
Built 1940
Deck truss bridge over Cheyenne River on Highway 1416, northeast of Wasta, 1.0 mi. north and 2.4 mi. east of Wasta
Open to traffic

Chincoteague Channel Drawbridge (Old) (Accomack County, Virginia)
Built 1940
Swing bridge over Chincoteague Channel on VA 175
Demolished

Clark Dr Bridge (Lake County, California)
Built 1940
Steel stringer bridge over Cole Creek
Open to traffic

Clark Fork Road Bridge (Tuolumne County, California)
Built 1940
Concrete arch bridge over Middle Fork Stanislaus River on Clark Fork Road
Open to traffic

Clear Creek Swinging Bridge (Marion County, Arkansas)
Built 1940 by the Works Progress Administration; rehabilitated 1967; replaced 1975
Lost suspension bridge over Clear Creek on AR 125
Replaced by a modern bridge

Cliff Road / Little Glasses Creek (Marshall County, Oklahoma)
Built 1940
Concrete stringer bridge over Little Glasses Creek on Cliff Road (D3538)
Open to traffic

CN - Main Street Overpass (Central City) (Linn County, Iowa)
Built 1940; rehabilitated in 2010
Steel stringer bridge over Main Street/ CSAH E-16 on CN Railroad
Open to traffic

Coastline Road Bridge (Fayette County, Georgia)
Built 1940
Timber stringer bridge over CSX Transportation on Coastline Road
Open to traffic

Cobb Bridge (Oconee County, South Carolina)
Built 1940
Through truss bridge over Chauga River on C-37-634
Open to traffic

Cobb Creek Bridge (Toombs County, Georgia)
Built 1940
Concrete tee beam bridge over Cobb Creek on Us 1- Sr 15
Open to traffic

Columbus Road Bridge (Cuyahoga County, Ohio)
Built 1940 by the Public Works Administration
Vertical lift bridge on Columbus Road (CR 356) in Cleveland
Open to traffic

Concord Bridge (Blount County, Alabama)
Built 1940, Briefly closed 2012, now reopened
Through truss bridge over Calvert Prong Little Warrior River on Deaverstown Road
Open to traffic

Concord Street Bridge (Los Angeles County, California)
Built 1940
Through truss bridge over Verdugo Wash on Concord Street in Glendale
Open to traffic

Conesus Outlet Bridge (Livingston County, New York)
Built 1940; rehabilitated 1974
Stone culvert bridge over Conesus Outlet on Pole Bridge Road
Open to traffic

Conway Black Road Overhead Bridge (Spartanburg County, South Carolina)
Built 1940
Wooden bridge over Clinchfield Railroad on C-42-1927
Intact but closed to all traffic

Cook Riolo Road Bridge (Placer County, California)
Built 1940
Pony truss bridge over Dry Creek on Cook Riolo Road in Roseville
Replaced by a new bridge

Coop Creek Bridge (Sebastian County, Arkansas)
Built 1940 by WPA
Concrete slab bridge with stone piers over Coop Creek on Broadway Street (CR 236) in Mansfield
Open to traffic

Copper Creek Bridge (Scott County, Virginia)
Replaced an earlier concrete or girder bridge on a lower level
Deck plate girder bridge over Copper Creek on Highway 71 (Nickelsville Highway)
Open to traffic

Cornell Tunnel No. 1 (Multnomah County, Oregon)
Built 1940
Tunnel on NW Cornell Road in Portland
Open to traffic

Cottage Grove Avenue WPA Bridge (Linn County, Iowa)
Built by WPA in 1940
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Small Stream on Cottage Grove Avenue
Open to traffic

Cottonwood Creek Bridge (Freestone County, Texas)
Built 1940
Pony truss bridge over Cottonwood Creek on CR 110
Open to traffic

County Line Road Bridge at Denton Creek (Denton County, Texas)
Warren pony truss bridge over Denton Creek on N County Line Road
Replaced by a new bridge - Old bridge relocated to North Lakes Park, Denton, in 2001

County Road 49 Overpass (Coosa County, Alabama)
Built 1940
Timber stringer bridge over C of G Rr on CR 49
Open to traffic

Cox Farm Covered Bridge 38-30-25 (Greene County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1940
Covered bridge over Ruff Creek on TR 568 (Kennel Road)
Original 1940 bridge closed to traffic for renovation in 2013; "renovation" involved complete replacement in kind with steel stringers

CP/Metra - Kennedy Road Overpass (Lake County, Illinois)
Built 1940
Girder bridge over Kennedy Rd (IL 60) on CPRR (former Soo Line RR)
Open to traffic

CR 105 Bridge (Rosebud County, Montana)
Built 1940
Steel stringer bridge over W Blacktail Creek 007 on CR 105
Open to traffic

CR 30 Drainage Ditch Bridge (Crittenden County, Arkansas)
Built 1940
Concrete tee beam bridge over Drainage ditch on CR 30 (old US 61)
Open to traffic

Croton Gorge Park Road Bridge (Westchester County, New York)
Built 1940
Steel arch bridge over Croton River on Croton Gorge Park Road
Open to traffic

CSX - Loughridge Road Overpass (Murray County, Georgia)
Built 1940
Tunnel over CR 23 (Loughridge Road) on CSX Railroad
Open to traffic

CSX - West Broadway Overpass (Jefferson County, Kentucky)
Built 1940
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Us 150 (Broadway) on Csx Railroad (formerly Pennsylvania Railroad)
Open to traffic

CSX Overpass (Boone County, Kentucky)
Built 1940
Steel stringer bridge over I 75 on Cr-1128
Open to traffic

CSX Railroad Bridge (Knox County, Indiana)
Built 1940; replaced 2009
Lost timber stringer bridge over CSX Railroad on Se 150 S
Replaced by new bridge