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Built during 1870s

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"Flying" Bridge (Chickasaw County, Iowa)
Built 1876 in Otterville, IA. Moved to Fredericksburg, IA in 1998.
Pratt through truss bridge over East Wapsipinicon River on Robert Mattke Park Trail
Open to pedestrians

15th Street Bridge (Rock Island County, Illinois)
Built 1872; Replaced 1932
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Sylvan Slough on 2nd Street
Replaced by a new bridge

16th Avenue Bridge (1875) (Linn County, Iowa)
Built 1875; Replaced 1910
Lost Bowstring through truss bridge over Cedar River on 16th Avenue
Replaced by a new bridge

1st Avenue Bridge (Whiteside County, Illinois)
Built 1878; replaced 1923
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Rock River on 1st Avenue
Replaced by a new bridge

2nd River Bridge (Butler County, Ohio)
Columbia Bridge Works Whipple span built 1879, other span of unknown origin possibly added later.
Lost Whipple through truss at Middletown
Lost

3rd Avenue Bridge (1872) (Linn County, Iowa)
Built 1872, Replaced 1911
Lost Bowstring through truss bridge over Cedar River on 3rd Avenue
Replaced by a new bridge

3rd Street Bridge (North) (Cass County, Indiana)
Built 1876; destroyed in 1913 flood
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Wabash River (North Channel) on Third Street
Destroyed by flooding

3rd Street Bridge (South) (Cass County, Indiana)
Built 1870; destroyed in 1913 flood
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Wabash River (South Channel) on Third Street
Destroyed by flooding

3rd Street NW Bridge (Stark County, Ohio)
Built 1878. Removed 1951.
Lost Through truss bridge over Tuscarawas River on 3rd Street NW
Removed but not replaced

3rd Street Poesten Kill Bridge (Rensselaer County, New York)
Built 1875; rehabilitated 1998
Stone arch bridge over Poesten Kill on Southbound US 4 in Troy
Open to traffic

4th Street Bridge (1872) (Black Hawk County, Iowa)
Built 1872; Replaced 1904, Three spans relocated to Sans Souci Park.
Lost Bowstring through truss bridge over Cedar River on Bridge Street (4th Street)
Replaced by a new bridge

52nd Street Overpass (Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1876
Brick arch bridge over abandoned trolley run on 52nd Street in Philadelphia
Open to traffic

9th Street Bridge (Old) (Richmond, Virginia)
Built 1878
Lost Deck truss bridge over James River on 9th Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Aban Park Trolley Run Bridge (Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1876
Stone arch bridge over Aban Park Trolley Run on Greenland Drive
Open to traffic

Abel Hill Bridge (Martin County, Indiana)
Built in 1877 by the Columbia Bridge Works; replaced in 1996.
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Lost River on CR #3
Replaced by new bridge

Acker Covered Bridge 38-05-29x (Bedford County, Pennsylvania)
Built in 1874; Removed and Replaced in a different location 1954
Lost Burr arch-truss bridge over Bob's Creek on Abandoned Roadway
Replaced by a new bridge in a different location

Adams Mill Covered Bridge 14-08-01 (Carroll County, Indiana)
Built 1872 by the Wheelock Bridge Co.; rehabilitated 1990
Covered bridge over Wildcat Creek on CR 50 East
Open to traffic

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

Afton Covered Bridge (Madison County, Iowa)
Built 1872, lost to an ice jam 1924
Lost Through truss bridge over Middle River on Road
Destroyed by collision

Air Line State Park Trail - Middle Haddam Road Stone Arch (Middlesex County, Connecticut)
Built 1873, abandoned 1965
Abandoned stone arch bridge over Middle Haddam Road on NYNH&H Air Line (abandoned)
Open to pedestrians and bikes

Air Line State Park Trail - Muddy Gutter Brook Arch (Middlesex County, Connecticut)
Built 1870; abandoned 1965; opened to trail users ca. 2016
Abandoned stone arch bridge over Muddy Gutter Brook on NYNH&H Air Line (abandoned)
Open to pedestrians and bicycles

Albany Railroad Covered Bridge #2 (Berks County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1874
Lost Through truss bridge over Maiden Creek on Albany Railroad
Removed but not replaced

Albany Railroad Covered Bridge 38-06-49x (Berks County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1874
Lost Through truss bridge over Maiden Creek on Reading & Lehigh Railroad
Removed but not replaced

Alexander's Covered Bridge 38-21-24#2x (Cumberland County, Pennsylvania)
Burned 1952; Replaced 1954
Lost Burr arch through truss bridge over Conodoguinet Creek on Long's Gap Road
Destroyed by fire

Allegany Road Bridge (1875) (Genesee County, New York)
Built 1875 for $4,000 to replace an 1863 timber bridge; replaced 1902
Lost Bowstring through truss bridge over Tonawanda Creek on Allegany Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Allegheny River Trail Spur Mill Creek Bridge (Venango County, Pennsylvania)
Built ca. 1870
Stone arch bridge over Mill Creek on Allegheny River Trail Spur


Allenville Covered Bridge 25-16-02x (Cape Girardeau County, Missouri)
Built soon after the Civil War to replace an earlier structure. Destroyed by a severe thunderstorm during the morning of Nov. 2, 1945.
Lost covered bridge over Old Channel Whitewater River near Allenville
Destroyed by a severe thunderstorm

AM&O - Jefferson Street Tunnel (Lynchburg, Virginia)
Built ca. 1870
Tunnel on Railroad
Intact but closed to all traffic

Amity Bridge (Madison County, Ohio)
Built 1873 by Reuben Partridge; replaced 1957
Lost covered Partridge through truss bridge over Big Darby Creek on Amity Pike
Replaced by a new bridge

Amsterdam Bridge (1876) (Montgomery County, New York)
Built 1876; One Post truss span washed away by flooding 1913; Replacement timber trestle span washed away 1914; Replaced 1916
Lost Post through truss bridge over Mohawk River on Road
Destroyed by flooding

AMTK - B&P Tunnels (Baltimore County, Maryland)
Built 1873
Tunnel on Amtrak Northeast Corridor under Wilson St
Open to traffic

AMTK - Mattabesset River Bridge (Hartford County, Connecticut)
Built 1870
Stone arch bridge over Mattabesset River on Amtrak Springfield Line in Kensington.
Open to traffic

AMTK - Viaduct Avenue Bridge (Chester County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1873
Stone arch bridge over Viaduct Avenue on Amtrak
Open to traffic

Anacostia River Bridge (1875) (Washington, District of Columbia)
Built 1875; Rails added 1876; Replaced 1908
Lost Pratt Through truss bridge over Anacostia River in 11th Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Anderson's Covered Bridge (York County, Pennsylvania)
Built in 1873 by Buchert Cowmaster; Burned in 1930 and replaced.
Lost Burr arch-truss bridge over Yellow Breeches Creek on Andersontown Road
Destroyed by fire in 1930 and replaced

Archer Avenue Swing Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1870 to replace earlier bridge of unknown type, replaced 1906
Lost Bowstring through truss bridge over South Fork of South Branch Chicago River on Archer Avenue
Replaced by a new bridge

Arkansas River Bridge (Sedgwick County, Kansas)
Built 1872
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Arkansas River on Douglas Avenue
No longer exists, apparently most or all spans were relocated to other locations in 1908

Artist's Bridge 19-09-04 (Oxford County, Maine)
Built 1872, bypassed in 1958
Covered bridge over Sunday River on a pedestrian trail
Open to pedestrians

Ashville Covered Bridge 35-65-01x (Pickaway County, Ohio)
Replaced 1962
Lost Bridge over Walnut Creek on Lockbourne Eastern Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Atchison Swing Bridge (Atchison County, Kansas)
Built 1875; Replaced ca. 1900
Lost Post through truss bridge over Missouri River on Road & Railroads
Replaced by a new bridge

Atherton Bridge (Worcester County, Massachusetts)
Built 1870 by J.H. Cofrode & Co.; closed to traffic in 1975
Iron pony truss bridge over South Branch Nashua River on Bolton Road in Lancaster
Closed indefinitely due to deck damage from flooding. Future uncertain.

Atkinson Mill Bridge (Dallas County, Iowa)
Built 1874; Removed ?
Bridge over North Raccoon River
Replaced by a new bridge

Atkinson Road Bridge (Bucks County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1873; rehabilitated 1976 and 2006
Stone arch bridge over Pidcock Creek on Atkinson Road in Solebury Twp, East of Lahaska, PA. Bucks County Bridge # 305, PA
Open to traffic

Atwells Avenue Bridge (Providence County, Rhode Island)
Built 1875; rehabilitated 1992
Pony truss bridge over Woonasquatucket River on Atwells Avenue, oldest surviving metal bridge in the state.
Open to traffic

Austin-Santa Fe Park Bridge (Neosho County, Kansas)
Built 1872 near Chanute by the King Iron Bridge Co. Moved downstream ca. 1910. Relocated to Santa Fe Park in Chanute, Kansas.
Relocated Bowstring through truss bridge over Little Turkey Creek
Open to pedestrians

Avon Bridge (1871) (Livingston County, New York)
Lost Bowstring through truss bridge over Genesee River on Rt. 5 / Rt. 20
No longer exists

Azalia Bridge (Bartholomew County, Indiana)
Built in 1878 by McCormack & Sweeney; removed in 1972
Lost Through truss bridge over East Fork White River on County Road 800 South
Replaced by a new bridge in 1972

B&A - Springfield Bridge (Hampden County, Massachusetts)
Built in 1873
Lost lattice through truss bridge over Connecticut River on Boston & Albany Railroad


B&M - Penacook Upper Covered Bridge (Merrimack County, New Hampshire)
Built 1867; Replaced 1921
Lost Town lattice through truss bridge over Contoocook River on Boston & Maine Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

B&P - Parker Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1870; Replaced 1876
Lost Truss bridge over South Street on Boston & Providence Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

B&P - Tin Top Bridge 39-04-07x (Providence County, Rhode Island)
Lost covered deck truss bridge over Blackstone River on Boston & Providence RR
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

Baden Dam Bridge (Cowley County, Kansas)
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Walnut River
No longer exists

Ball Ford Bridge (Gentry County, Missouri)
Built 1879 as a deck truss at Plattsmouth, Nebraska; Moved here and converted to through truss 1907
Pratt through truss bridge over Grand River on Ball Ford Trail
Open to traffic

Baltimore Covered Bridge 45-14-03 (Windsor County, Vermont)
built 1870
Lattice through truss bridge in Springfield.
Open to pedestrians only

Barker Ford Covered Bridge (Greene County, Pennsylvania)
Built in 1878; Removed and replaced by a 190' bridge
Lost Burr arch-truss bridge over Dunkard Creek on Gas Company Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Barkhurst Mill Covered Bridge 35-58-15 (Morgan County, Ohio)
Built 1872 NE of Chesterhill, restoration completed in July 2014.
Multiple Kingpost through truss bridge over Wolf Creek on TR21
Open to traffic

Baronett Bridge (Park County, Wyoming)
Built 1871; Burned in Nez Perce War 1877; replaced 1878
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Yellowstone River on Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Baronette Bridge (Park County, Wyoming)
The bridge was originally built as a toll bridge for travelers to Cooke City. During the Nez Perce War of 1877, Native American Indians burned the log work. The bridge was rebuilt the following year.
Lost Bridge over Yellowstone River on Wagon Trail
Demolished

Barr Hollow Run Low Grade Line Railroad Covered Bridge (Elk County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1873
Lost Through truss bridge over Barr's Run on Buffalo & Pittsburgh Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Barrett Bridge (1872) (Orange County, New York)
Built 1872 by John A. Roebling's Sons Co.; taken out by spans of railroad bridge from upstream in 1875 flood but repaired; destroyed by flooding in 1903
Lost Suspension bridge over Delaware River on Pike Street in Port Jervis.
Destroyed by flooding

Bartonsville Covered Bridge 45-13-11x (Windham County, Vermont)
Built 1870; rehabilitated 1982; destroyed 2011; Replace with a new bridge 2013 Jan 26
Lost covered bridge over Williams River on C3008 (Lower Bartonsville Rd) in Rockingham
Destroyed by flooding from Hurricane Irene on Aug 28, 2011

Batson Covered Bridge (Wells County, Indiana)
Lost Bridge over Salamonie River near the current SR-3 Bridge.
No longer exists

Bay Covered Bridge 35-82-05 (Vinton County, Ohio)
Built 1876; relocated 1966
Covered bridge over a pond in the Junior Fairgrounds at MacArthur
Open to pedestrians only

Bay Creek Covered Bridge (Pike County, Illinois)
Lost covered bridge over Bay Creek between Pittsfield and Detroit on what is now IL 106
No longer exists

BCRN - Cedar River Bridge (1872) (Muscatine County, Iowa)
Built 1872; Replaced 1882
Howe through truss bridge over Cedar River on Burlington, Cedar Rapids & Northern Railroad
Partially destroyed by fire and replaced by a new bridge

BCRN - Iowa River Bridge (Old) (Louisa County, Iowa)
Built 1870, Replaced 1894
Lost Howe through truss bridge over Iowa River on Burlington, Cedar Rapids, & northern Railway
Replaced by a new bridge

Beach Road Bridge (Tompkins County, New York)
Built 1873 by the King Bridge Co. Preserved as a pedestrian bridge in 2003.
Bowstring pony truss bridge over West Branch Cayuga Inlet on Beach Road
Open to pedestrians

Beards Covered Bridge 29-05-92#2x / 45-03-50#2x (Grafton County, New Hampshire)
Built 1877 by Phillip Paddleford; Replaced 1937
Lost Town lattice truss covered bridge over Connecticut River on North Monroe Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Beatty Mills Bridge (Armstrong County, Pennsylvania)
Built ca. 1875 by the Wrought Iron Bridge Co
Bowstring pony truss bridge over Buffalo Creek on TR 659
Replaced with concrete bridge in 2008, trusses in storage

Beaver Brook Bridge (Warren County, New Jersey)
Built 1875; rehabilitated 1950
Stone arch bridge over Beaver Brook on CR 618
Open to traffic

Belleville Turnpike Bridge (Pre 1914) (Essex County, New Jersey)
Replaced in 1914
Lost Parker through truss swing bridge over Passaic River on NJ Route 7 Rutgers Street
No longer exists

Bellpoint Covered Bridge (Delaware County, Ohio)
Built in 1877 by Reuben Partridge; destroyed by the 1913 flood.
Lost Partridge through truss bridge over Scioto River on Old 42
Destroyed in the Great 1913 Flood.

Bendersville-Idaville Covered Bridge 38-01-67x (Adams County, Pennsylvania)
Built in 1879 by William P. Biesecker; Lost before 1937
Lost Through truss bridge over Opossum Creek on Abandoned portion of Opossum Hill Road
Site is now totally abandoned

Benedicts Fording Covered Bridge (York County, Pennsylvania)
Orig Covered Bridge built in 1879 by Samuel Stouffer; Lost in flooding during 1884; Second covered bridge built it 1884 by Samuel Stouffer; it was lost in flooding during 1889 and replaced.
Lost Burr arch-truss bridge over Conewago Creek on Boring Bridge Road (Bull Road)
Replaced by a new bridge

Benezettes Low Grade Line Railroad Covered Bridge (Elk County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1873
Lost Through truss bridge over Medix Run on Buffalo & Pittsburgh Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Bennett's Mill Covered Bridge (Greenup County, Kentucky)
Built ca. 1872; reconstructed 2003
Wheeler truss covered bridge over Tygart's Creek on KY 1215
Open to traffic

Benson Street Covered Bridge (Midland County, Michigan)
Built 1872; Destroyed by flooding 1907
Lost Howe through truss bridge over Tittabawassee River on Benson Street
Destroyed by flooding; Not replaced site is abandoned.

Bergfeld Pond Bridge (Dubuque County, Iowa)
Built as part of Dubuque Bridge in 1872, relocated to Whitewater Creek Drive in 1898, dismantled and relocated to present site in 2007
Pratt through truss bridge over Bergfeld Pond at Bergfeld Park on Pedestrian path
Open to pedestrians only

Beverly Covered Bridge (Randolph County, West Virginia)
Built in 1873 by Lemuel Chenoweth; Razed and replaced in 1950.
Lost Through truss covered bridge over Tygart Valley River on Bridge Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Bickham Covered Bridge 35-46-03 (Logan County, Ohio)
Built 1877; rehabilitated 1959
Covered bridge over South Fork Miami River on CR 38
Open to traffic

Bieneman Bridge (Racine County, Wisconsin)
Built 1877; Purchased by Bieneman Family 1922 and moved; Oldest known through truss in Wisconsin
Through truss bridge over Honey Creek on Private Driveway in Burlington
Privately Owned Driveway

Big Bend Tunnel (Summers County, West Virginia)
built from 1870-1872 by C&O RR to cut off Big Bend. Legend/tradition names this tunnel as scene of 'Steel Driving Man' John Henry's race with steam drill
Original tunnel built to bypass an 8 mile long bend in the Greenbrier River. Passes between Hilldale, and Talcott West Virginia.
Intact but closed to all traffic

Big Chiques #10 Covered Bridge 38-36-29x (Lancaster County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1875 by Elias McMellen; Replaced in 1962.
Lost Through truss covered bridge over Chiques Creek on Kinderhook Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Big Cut Road Bridge (Carroll County, Illinois)
Built 1906 using a secondhand 1872 railroad truss
Pony truss bridge over BNSF Railroad on Big Cut Road, 3 mi. southwest of Mt Carroll
Closed as of at least February 2018

Big Jim Bridge (Marion County, Indiana)
Originally built in 1873 in Montgomery County, moved to Marion County
Bowstring pony truss bridge over Central Canal on trail behind Indianapolis Museum of Art in Indianapolis
Renovated and reopened for pederstrians

Big Rock Bridge (Venango County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1879; Trolley trusses added 1904; Lost 1926
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Allegheny River on River Road and Citizens Traction Company
Destroyed by collision with ice

Bigelow Covered Bridge 35-80-04 (Union County, Ohio)
Built 1873; rehabilitated 1990
Covered bridge over Little Darby Creek on Axe Handle Road (CR 87)
Open to traffic

Black Bridge (1874) 07-03-11x (Litchfield County, Connecticut)
Built 1874
Lost Bridge over West Branch, Farmington River on Black Bridge Road in New Hartford
Destroyed by flooding

Black Covered Bridge 32-13-09x (Delaware County, New York)
Built 1875 by James Lovelace; opened Christmas Day, 1875; replaced 1928 or 1935
Lost covered bridge over Delaware River on Pine Street Ext. in Deposit


Black Fork Creek Covered Bridge (Richland County, Ohio)
Lost Smith through truss covered bridge over Black Fork Creek on Rome South Road
Destroyed by arson in 1971, replaced by a new bridge

Blacklick Covered Bridge 35-23-01x (Fairfield County, Ohio)
Built 1888; Collapsed 1977; Replaced 1980
Lost Howe through truss bridge over Blacklick Creek on Tussing Road
Collapsed

Blackwater River Bridge (Saline County, Missouri)
Abandoned truss bridge over Blackwater River on abandoned road
Derelict/abandoned

Blackwood Covered Bridge 35-05-06 (Athens County, Ohio)
Built 1879
Covered bridge over Pratt Fork Shade River on Blackwood Road (CR 46)
Open to traffic

Blairsville Bridge (Indiana County, Pennsylvania)
Lost Through truss bridge over Conemaugh River on Market Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Blanchard River TR 207 Bridge (Hancock County, Ohio)
Built 1879 by the Columbia Bridge Works; replaced 2005
Lost Pratt Through truss bridge over Blanchard River on TR 207
Removed

Blind Brook Bridge (Westchester County, New York)
Built 1870
Stone arch bridge over Blind Brook on Nature Pr Park Road in Harrison
Open to traffic

Blockhouse Run Covered Bridge (Greene County, Pennsylvania)
Built in 1870; Lost in 1962 and replaced
Lost Queenpost through truss bridge over Blockhouse Run
Replaced by a new bridge

Blow-Me-Down Covered Bridge 29-10-10 (Sullivan County, New Hampshire)
Built 1877 by James Tasker; rehabilitated 2002
Covered multiple Kingspost through truss bridge over Blow-Me-Down Brook on Lang Road in Cornish
Open to traffic

Blue Rapids Bridge (Marshall County, Kansas)
Built 1871
Lost Bowstring through truss bridge over Big Blue River on 6th Street / Valley Road
No longer exists