Built 1972

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10th Street Bridge (St. Clair County, Illinois)
Built 1972; Demolished 2012
Steel stringer bridge over I-64 on 10th Street (IL 203)
Demolished

9th St Bridge (St. Clair County, Illinois)
Built 1972; Demolished 2012
Steel stringer bridge over I-64 on 9th St/ Fau 9214
Demolished

Alder Point Road Bridge (Humboldt County, California)
Built 1972
Steel stringer bridge over Eel River and NWP RR tracks on Alderpoint Road
Open to traffic

Atchafalaya River Bridge (St. Martin Parish, Louisiana)
Built 1972
Girder bridge over Atchafalaya River on I-10
Open to traffic

Auburn-Foresthill Bridge (Placer County, California)
Built 1972
Deck truss bridge over North Fork American River on Auburn-Foresthill Road in North Auburn
Open to traffic

Bayou Blue Pontoon Bridge (Lafourche Parish, Louisiana)
Built 1972
Swing bridge over Intracoastal Waterway (Bayou Blue) on LA 316
Open to traffic

Big Spanish Channel Bridge (Monroe County, Florida)
Built 1972
Stringer bridge over Big Spanish Channel on Sr-5 (Us-1) Nb
Open to traffic

Big Walker Mountain Tunnel (Bland County, Virginia)
Built 1972
Tunnel under Big Walker Mountain on I-77
Open to traffic

BNSF - Hartson Avenue Overpass (Spokane County, Washington)
Built 1972 during line relocations due to the Burlington Northern merger in 1970. Replaced a previous bridge.
Steel stringer bridge over Hartson Avenue on BNSF Columbia River Subdivision
Open to traffic

BNSF - Indian Canyon Bridge (Spokane County, Washington)
Built 1971-72 as part of railroad line relocations in Spokane before EXPO '74 resulting from Burlington Northern merger in 1970. Replaced a large fill, which was then removed.
Beam bridge over Indian Creek on BNSF Columbia River Subdivision
Open to traffic

BNSF - Latah Creek Viaduct (Spokane County, Washington)
Built 1972 during line relocations due to the Burlington Northern merger in 1970. Built to tie 3 rail lines together: The Great Northern line to Seattle, the Northern Pacific line to Sandpoint, and the SP&S line to Pasco.
Deck girder bridge over Latah Creek, I90 on BNSF
Open to traffic

BNSF - Redmond Way Overpass (Abandoned) (King County, Washington)
Built 1972
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Redmond Way/WA 908 on Future rail trail
Open to pedestrians only

BNSF - Sand Creek Bridge (Bonner County, Idaho)
Built 1972 during line relocations due to the Burlington Northern merger in 1970. Built to tie Great Northern line on west side of Sand Creek to Northern Pacific line on east side of Sand Creek.
Deck plate girder bridge over Sand Creek, US 2, & US 95 on BNSF Kootenai Subdivision
Open to traffic

BNSF - Spokane River Bridge (Spokane County, Washington)
Built 1972 during line relocations due to the Burlington Northern merger in 1970. Built to tie former Great Northern line to former Northern Pacific line across the Spokane River.
Deck plate girder bridge over Spokane River on BNSF Chewelah Subdivision
Open to traffic

Branch East Nishnabotna River Bridge (Audubon County, Iowa)
Built 1972
Pony truss bridge over a branch of East Nishnabotna River on Lark Avenue
Open to traffic

Brandon Road Bridge (Will County, Illinois)
Built 1972
Steel stringer bridge over Des Plaines River on Brandon Road
Open to traffic

Breton Creek Bridge (Washington County, Missouri)
Built 1972
Bridge over Breton Creek on Lead Street in Potosi
Open to traffic

Burns Park Covered Bridge 04-60-A (Pulaski County, Arkansas)
Replica covered bridge over East Fork White Oak Bayou in Burns Park, North Little Rock
Open to one lane of traffic

Cane Creek CR 408 Bridge (Butler County, Missouri)
Built 1972
Wooden deck bridge over Cane Creek on CR 408 just north of CR 410
Open to one-lane traffic

Cedar Creek Bridge Route M (Washington County, Missouri)
Built 1972
Steel stringer bridge over Cedar Creek on Route M
Open to traffic

Centerville Bridge (St. Mary Parish, Louisiana)
Built 1972
Swing bridge over Bayou Teche on Centerville Bridge Road
Open to traffic

Chapel Road Bridge (Ohio County, West Virginia)
Built 1972
Steel rigid frame bridge over I-470 on CR 6 (Chapel Road)
Open to traffic

Clear Spring Creek Bridge (Jackson County, Indiana)
Built 1972
Arch bridge over Clear Spring Creek on CR 75 South
Open to traffic

CR 792 Bridge (Stoddard County, Missouri)
Built or relocated here 1972; replaced 1998
Lost pony truss bridge over a drainage ditch on CR 792
Replaced by new bridge

Deer Creek Bridge (Frontier County, Nebraska)
Built 1972
Pony truss bridge over Deer Creek on Coll 7290
Open to traffic

Donora Monessen Bridge (Washington County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1972, rehabilitated 2009
Deck truss bridge over Monongahela River on PA 1077
Open to traffic

Elwha River Bridge (Clallam County, Washington)
Built 1972
Concrete arch bridge over Elwha River on WA 112
Open to traffic

FL401 Port Canaveral Barge Canal Northbound Bridge (Brevard County, Florida)
Built 1972
Bascule bridge over Service Road & Canal on FL 401 in Cape Canaveral
Open to traffic

Fosters Covered Bridge 01-35-B (Houston County, Alabama)
Built 1972
Replica covered bridge over unnamed stream on Private Road
Open to pedestrians only

Girard Ave. Bridge (Replacement) (Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania)
Original builders Clarke, Reeves & Company, Engineers; third bridge now stands. Was once the widest bridge in the world when it opened in 1874.
Pratt through truss bridge over Schuylkill River on Route 13
Open to traffic

Glenn Lily Road Bridge (Warren County, Kentucky)
Rigid frame bridge over W.H. Natcher Parkway on Glenn Lily Road
Open to traffic

Harvey Canal Bridge (Jefferson Parish, Louisiana)
Built 1972
Bascule bridge over Harvey Canal on Lapalco Blvd. in Harvey
Open to traffic

I80 Missouri River Bridge (Douglas County, Nebraska)
Bridge over Missouri River on Interstate 80
Open to traffic

IAIS - I-280 Overpass (Scott County, Iowa)
Deck plate girder bridge over I-280 on Railroad (IAIS)
Open to traffic

Intracoastal Waterway Bridge (Miami-Dade County, Florida)
Built 1972
Pair of bascule bridges over Intracoastal Waterway on NE 79 Street in Miami
Open to traffic

J. Stanley Tunney Bridge (Ocean County, New Jersey)
Opened 1972
Bridge over Barnegat Bay on NJ 37


Mud Creek Bridge (Washington County, Arkansas)
Built 1972
Beam bridge over Mud Creek on Front Street in Fayetteville
Open to traffic

Muscatine Bridge (Muscatine County, Iowa)
Built 1972; Tolls removed 1987
Polygonal Warren through truss bridge over Mississippi River on IA 92/IL 92 at Muscatine
Open to traffic

New England College Covered Bridge 29-07-12 (Merrimack County, New Hampshire)
Built 1972
Town lattice truss bridge over Contoocook River on Footbridge
Open to pedestrians only

Norfolk Southern - Broadway Avenue Overpass (Blount County, Tennessee)
Built 1972
Bridge over E Broadway Avenue on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic

Norwalk River Bridge (Fairfield County, Connecticut)
Built 1972
Bascule bridge over Norwalk River on CT 136 Washington Street in Norwalk
Open to traffic

Olalla Bay Bridge (Kitsap County, Washington)
Built 1972
Slab bridge over Olalla Bay on Crescent Valley Rd SE
Open to traffic

Old Union Crossing Covered Bridge 01-25-A (De Kalb County, Alabama)
Original covered bridge built by Union Army in 1864, covered Kingpost truss portion moved to current location and rebuilt on existing steel cable bridge in 1972, rebuilt and restored by Jack Jones, 1980
Warren through truss wooden bridge over Little River, West Fork on County Road 614
Open to traffic

Otter Creek Bridge (Fayette County, Iowa)
Built 1972
Pony truss bridge over Otter Creek on Dove Road
Open to traffic

Pasquotank River ICWW Bridge (Pasquotank County, North Carolina)
Built 1972
Bascule bridge over Pasquotank River ICWW on US 158 in Elizabeth City
Open to traffic

Pineda Causeway (Brevard County, Florida)
Built 1973
Concrete deck girder bridge over Indian River on FL 404
Open to traffic

Piscataqua River Bridge (York County, Maine)
Built 1972
Through truss bridge over Piscataqua River, ME103 on Interstate 95
Open to traffic

Pleasant Street Bridge (Milwaukee County, Wisconsin)
Built 1972; improvements made in 1990
Vertical lift bridge over Milwaukee River on E. Pleasant Street in Milwaukee
Open to traffic

Point Pleasant Canal Bridge (Ocean County, New Jersey)
Built 1972
Vertical lift bridge over Point Pleasant Canal on NJ 13 in Point Pleasant
Open to traffic

Pumping Station Covered Bridge 21-06-02 #2 (Franklin County, Massachusetts)
Original Built 1870, Replaced 1972
Howe through truss bridge over Green River on Eunice Williams Dr


Ramsour Road Bridge (Ashley County, Arkansas)
Built 1972
Wooden bridge over Coffee Creek Relief on Ramsour Road (CR 11) at Mill Pond southwest of Crossett in West Crossett
Open to one-lane traffic

Rio Grande Bridge (Dona Ana County, New Mexico)
Built 1972
Stringer bridge over Rio Grande on Nm-498
Open to traffic

Rt 30 -Rock Creek (Old) (Whiteside County, Illinois)
Bridge
Replaced by a new bridge

Sand Creek Bridge (Ringgold County, Iowa)
Built 1972
Pony truss bridge over Sand Creek on a local road
Open to traffic

Sarasota Bay Bridge (Sarasota County, Florida)
Built 1972
Bascule bridge over Sarasota Bay on FL 758 (Siesta Drive) in Siesta Key
Open to traffic

Sawtooth Creek Bridge (Ravalli County, Montana)
Built 1972
Concrete arch bridge over Sawtooth Creek on MT 531
Open to traffic

Shreveport-Barksdale Bridge (Caddo Parish, Louisiana)
Built 1972; rehabilitated 2002
Girder bridge over Red River; Clyde Fant Parkway on LA 3032
Open to traffic

South Lafourche Bridge (Lafourche Parish, Louisiana)
Built 1972
Vertical lift bridge over Bayou Lafourche on LA 308S in Galliano
Open to traffic

Stoddard County Road 792 Bridge (Stoddard County, Missouri)
Built 1972; replaced 1998
Lost pony truss bridge over a drainage ditch on CR 792
Open to traffic

Teche Bayou Bridge (St. Mary Parish, Louisiana)
Built 1972
Swing bridge over Teche Bayou on Sorrell Bridge App Road
Open to traffic

TXU - Interstate 30 Overpass (Titus County, Texas)
Built 1972
Steel stringer bridge over Interstate 30 on Texas Utilities Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - Butcher Creek Bridge (Warren County, Iowa)
Deck plate girder bridge over Butcher Creek & 205th Avenue on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

US 27 Pedestrian Overpass (McCreary County, Kentucky)
Built 1972
Through arch bridge over US Hwy 27 on Pedestrian Overpass
Open to pedestrians only

Wayman Ditch Bridge (Jackson County, Indiana)
Built 1972
Arch bridge over Wayman Ditch on CR 200 North
Open to traffic

Weldon Tribute Bridge (Decatur County, Iowa)
Built 1972
Pony truss bridge over Weldon River Tributary on 250th Avenue
Open to traffic

West 102 River Bridge (Taylor County, Iowa)
Built 1972; rehabilitated 1989
Pony truss bridge over West 102 River on 200th Street
Open to traffic

Whiskey Bay Channel Bridge (Iberville Parish, Louisiana)
Built 1972
Girder bridge over Whiskey Bay Channel on I-10
Open to traffic

White River & MoPAC Railroad Bridge (Baxter County, Arkansas)
Built 1972
Steel stringer bridge over White River & MoPacRailroad on SH 341
Open to traffic