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Built during 1880s

Overholtzer Covered Bridge 38-30-31 #2x / 38-63-31 #2x (Greene County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1889; Collapsed March 1994
Lost Burr arch-truss bridge over Ten Mile Creek on Davis Lane
Collapsed 1994

Overton Bridge (Washington County, Indiana)
Built 1885 by the King Bridge Company; rehabilitated 1986; replaced 2002
Dismantled through truss bridge originally over Blue River on Martinsburg Road
Replaced by new bridge,through truss dismantled for reuse, bowstring pony privately owned.

OW - Fallsburg Tunnel (Sullivan County, New York)
Built 1886, brick arching added 1889-97, abandoned 1957
Abandoned tunnel on New York, Ontario, & Western Railway
Derelict/abandoned

Owens Covered Bridge (Polk County, Iowa)
Built 1887 over North River; Relocated to Lake Easter Park,
Howe through truss bridge over Branch of Yeader Creek on a pedestrain path in Lake Easter Park
Open to pedestrians

Packerville Bridge (Windham County, Connecticut)
Built 1886; deck replaced 2003
Stone arch bridge over Mill Brook on Packerville Road
Open to traffic

Paint Creek Bridge (Carroll County, Indiana)
Built 1887
Pony truss bridge over Paint Creek on Meridian Road at 420N
Removed

PAL - KY 835 Overpass (Hardin County, Kentucky)
Built 1889
Steel stringer bridge over KY 835 on P&L Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Palo Alto Covered Bridge 38-05-21 (Bedford County, Pennsylvania)
Used to be a part of the main rd. until it was bypassed
Multiple Kingpost through truss bridge over Gladdens Run on Private drive
Open to traffic

Panther Creek Bridge (Miami County, Ohio)
Built ca. 1880
Bowstring through truss bridge over Panther Creek on Private driveway off of Sugar Grove Road about 1 mile West of Owens Road.
Abandoned after new private pony truss was constructed.

Paper Mill Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
The bridge was swept off it's piers in 2009, a friends group was formed but the county voted against supporting TAP funding. Sold as a complete bridge to DNREC in June of 2015.
Bowstring through truss bridge over Red Clay Creek on Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Papinville Bridge (Bates County, Missouri)
Built 1884 by the Kansas City Bridge & Iron Co.; bypassed by new bridge in 1996
Through truss bridge over Marais des Cygnes River just west of Papinville
Open to pedestrians only

Parks Covered Bridge 35-64-02 (Perry County, Ohio)
Built 1883 by William A. Dean
Covered bridge over Painters Fork on CR 33
Open to traffic

Parrish Road Bridge (Ashtabula County, Ohio)
Pratt through truss bridge over Conneaut Creek on abandoned portion of Parrish Rd
Deck removed

Patton Tunnel (Crawford County, Indiana)
Tunnel under Under a hill and and Tunnel Hill Road on NS (Former Southern) Railway
Open to traffic

Patuxent River Bridge near Scaggsville MD (Howard County, Maryland)
Built in 1883 by Pittsburgh Bridge Company. Replaced by Rt 29 Bridge 1952
Pratt through truss bridge over Patuxent River on Columbia Turnpike
Demolished

Pawtuxet Village Bridge (Providence County, Rhode Island)
Built 1884; rehabilitated 1932
Concrete arch bridge over Pawtuxet River on US 1A in Cranston
Open to traffic

Payton Road Bridge (Harrison County, Indiana)
Built 1880 demolished 1989
Lost Bowstring pony truss bridge over Buck Creek on Payton Road
Lost

Pearl Street Bridge (Old) (Kent County, Michigan)
Built 1886; Replaced 1922
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Grand River on Pearl Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Pecatonica Prairie Path - Pecatonica River Bridge (Stephenson County, Illinois)
Built 1886
Through truss bridge over Pecatonica River on Pecatonica Prairie Path
Open to pedestrians only

Peevy Road Bridge (Montgomery County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1880; rehabilitated 1987
Through truss bridge over Perkiomen Creek on Peevy Road in Upper Hanover Twp (East Greenville)
Open to traffic

Penn Street Bridge (Old) (Berks County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1885; replaced 1913
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Schuykill River on Penn Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Penns Creek Path - Poe Paddy Tunnel (Mifflin County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1870s
Bridge over West Paddy Mountain on State Park hiking trail (former Pennsylvania RR)
Open to pedestrians only

Penns Neck Bridge (Salem County, New Jersey)
This is the third bridge on this site. Built 1884; replaced 1927.
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Salem River
Replaced by a new bridge in 1927, and that bridge was replaced in 2005.

Pere Marquette - Ionia Bridge (Old) (Ionia County, Michigan)
Built 1881; Replaced 1914
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Grand River on Pere Marquette Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Pere Marquette - Manistee River High Bridge (Manistee County, Michigan)
Built 1889; Removed 1955
Lost Bridge over Manistee River on former Pere Marquette Railroad in Wellston
Lost

Perry Street Bridge (Crawford County, Pennsylvania)
Built ca. 1881; washed away but 'fished out' and repaired in 1892; rehabilitated 1994
Through truss bridge over Oil Creek on Perry Street in Titusville
Open to traffic

Petit Jean River Triple Bowstring Bridge (Yell County, Arkansas)
Built 1881, by King Bridge Co., Cleveland, Ohio.
Lost Bowstring through truss bridge over Petit Jean River on old road from Dardanelle, Arkansas to Hot Springs, Arkansas.
Replaced by new bridge

Petroleum Center Bridge (Venango County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1884 by the Morse Bridge Co.; rehabilitated 1984
Two-span through truss bridge over Oil Creek on PA 1004 (Eagle Rock Road)
Open to one-lane traffic

Petticoat Lane Bridge (Orange County, New York)
Built 1884 by the Groton Iron Bridge Co.
Removed through truss bridge over Shawangunk Kill on Petticoat Lane, northeast of Bloomingburgh
In storage/disassembled

Phoenix Bridge (Botetourt County, Virginia)
Built 1887 by the Phoenix Bridge Co.; Erected here in 1903 by the C&O Railroad; Converted to auto use in 1963.
Pratt through truss bridge over Craig Creek on Ball Park Road (Route 685)
Open to traffic

Piano Bridge (Fayette County, Texas)
Built 1885 by the King Bridge Company, rehabilitated 2011-12
Through truss bridge over East Navidad River on Piano Bridge Road
Reopened to traffic on April 2, 2012

Pierceville Bridge (Wyoming County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1881 by Corrugated Metal Co.
Lenticular through truss bridge over Tunkhannock Creek on PA 1029
In storage or disassembled

Pike Bridge (Shelby County, Indiana)
Likely built in the 1870's-1880's and replaced around 1915 by the current bridge using the same abutments.
Lost Bowstring through truss bridge over Flatrock River on Mound Road
Replaced by new bridge

Pikeville Covered Bridge (Pike County, Indiana)
Built in 1887 by William T. Washer, destroyed by arson on July 4, 1972.
Lost Covered Bridge over Patoka River on State Road 257
Destroyed by arson fire

Pine Bluff Covered Bridge 14-67-03 (Putnam County, Indiana)
Covered bridge over Big Walnut Creek on CR 900 North
Open to traffic

Pine Creek Bridge (Lycoming County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1889; rehabilitated 1964; reconstructed 2008-11
Lenticular through truss bridge over Pine Creek on PA 3003
Open to traffic

Pine Grove Covered Bridge 38-15-22 / 38-36-41 (Lancaster County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1891; rehabilitated 1977
Covered bridge over Octoraro Creek on PA 2006
Closed to all traffic

Pine Street Bridge (Cortland County, New York)
Built 1881 by Corrugated Metal Co.; rehabilitated 1988; Closed to traffic circa 2000's
Pin-connected Lenticular pony truss bridge over West Branch Tioughnioga River on Pine Street in Homer
Open to pedestrians only

Pine Street Bridge (Windham County, Connecticut)
Built 1880; Closed c.1985
Pin connected Whipple deck truss bridge over Willimantic River on Pine Road in Willimantic
Closed to all traffic

Pineground Bridge (Merrimack County, New Hampshire)
Built 1887 by the Berlin Iron Bridge Co.; Closed to traffic 1978; Bypassed and rehabilitated for pedestrian use 1981
Pin connected Lenticular through truss bridge over Suncook River in Chichester
Open to pedestrians only since 1978, renovation completed in 1981

Piney Creek Iron Bridge (Bastrop County, Texas)
Built 1888; bypassed by new bridge in 1982
Through truss bridge over Piney Creek on Main Street in Bastrop
Closed to traffic

Pinkertown Road Bridge (Lancaster County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1883
Stone arch bridge over Little Chiques Creek on Pinkertown Road
Open to traffic

Pinnick Ferry Bridge (Orange County, Indiana)
Built 1884
Through truss bridge over Patoka River on CR 850 South
Open to traffic

Pioneer Trail - Holland Creek Bridge (Grundy County, Iowa)
Built Ca. 1882
Rail-top Culvert over Branch of Holland Creek on Pioneer Trail (former RI)
Open to pedestrians only

Pipe Creek Bridge (Ottawa County, Kansas)
Built 1885
Bedstead pony truss bridge over Pipe Creek on S.4-4.5 Local, 0.3 mi. west of Lamar
Open to traffic

Pipe Creek Bridge (Cass County, Indiana)
Built in 1886 by the Wrought Iron Bridge Company
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Pipe Creek on CR 350S
Replaced by new bridge

Pipestem Covered Bridge 14-69-03x (Ripley County, Indiana)
Built in 1889 by Philip Ensminger and destroyed by fire in 1972.
Lost Howe through truss bridge
Destroyed by fire

Pleasant Hill Road Bridge (Etowah County, Alabama)
Built 1882 at Walnut Grove; relocated during 1930s; disassembled 2009
Dismantled pony truss bridge formerly over Black Creek on Pleasent Hill Road in Gadsden
Partially Assembled in a park

Pleasant Mills Covered Bridge 14-01-01x (Adams County, Indiana)
Built 1882, replaced in 1963
Lost Covered bridge over St. Mary's River at Pleasant Mills
Replaced by new bridge

Pleasant Valley - Jacks Run Bridge (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1889; replaced 1922
Lost Warren deck truss bridge over Jacks Run on Pleasant Valley Street Railway
Replaced by a new bridge

Pleasant Valley Road Bridge (Lake County, Ohio)
Built 1881 by the Wrought Iron Bridge Co.; rehabilitated 1979, 2004-06
Through truss bridge over Chagrin River on Pleasant Valley Drive
Restored and open to traffic

Plummer Creek Bridge (Greene County, Indiana)
Built 1884; replaced 1996
Lost pony truss bridge over Plummer Creek on CR 610 E
Replaced by new bridge

Plummer Creek Covered Bridge 14-28-01 (Greene County, Indiana)
Built 1883 by A.M. Kennedy & Sons; rehabilitated 1997
Covered bridge over Plummer Creek on Baseline Road (CR 25 East)
Open to traffic

Point Mountain Road Bridge (Hunterdon County, New Jersey)
Built ca. 1885; rehabilitated 1960
Pony truss bridge over Musconetcong River on CR 645
Open to traffic

Poland Bridge 45-08-02 (Lamoille County, Vermont)
Built 1887 by George W. Holmes; rehabilitated 2004
Burr arch bridge over Lamoille River on C3023 in Cambridge
Open to auto traffic in Summer/ pedestrians & snowmobiles in Winter

Pondtown Mill Bridge (Adams County, Pennsylvania)
Built ca. 1880
Three-span stone arch bridge over Bermudian Creek on PA 1005 (Lattimore Valley Road) in Lake Meade
Open to traffic

Poplar Grove Road Bridge (Dodge County, Wisconsin)
Built 1883; Subsequent work 1910; Replaced 1996
Double-intersection Warren pony truss bridge over Union Pacific RR on Poplar Grove Road in Town of Lebanon


POTB - Wilson River Bridge (Tillamook County, Oregon)
Built in 1884 by the Union Bridge Co. of Buffalo, N.Y., altered in 1901.
Pratt through truss bridge over Wilson River on Port of Tillamook Bay Railroad
Open to traffic

Pott's Ford Bridge (Cloud County, Kansas)
Built 1884 by the Wrought Iron Bridge Co.
Through truss bridge over Solomon River on 40th Road, southwest of Glasco
Open to one-lane traffic

Potter Bridge (Washington County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1881
Pony truss bridge over Wheeling Creek on TR 360
Closed to all traffic with deck missing

Power Canal Bridge (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1885; rehabilitated 1978
Stone arch bridge over Power Canal on MA 62 (Main Street) in Concord
Open to traffic

Prospect Street Bridge (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1888; rehabilitated 1975
Stone arch bridge over Charles River on Prospect Street
Open to traffic

Provo River Parkway - Provo River Bridge (Utah County, Utah)
Built 1884; relocated in 1901 and 1919; abandoned 1969
Pratt through truss bridge over Provo River on Provo River Parkway
Open to pedestrians only

PRR - Phoenixville Bridge (Old) (Chester County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1884; Replaced 1915
Lost Pratt deck truss bridge over Schuylkill River on Pennsylvania Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

PRR - West Fork White River Bridge (Delaware County, Indiana)
Built ca. 1885 by the Pennsylvania Railroad
Abandoned pratt through truss bridge over West Fork White River
Abandoned

PSN - Stony Brook Glen Bridge (Old) (Steuben County, New York)
Built 1883 by the Delaware Bridge Co., replaced in 1907
Lost Deck truss bridge over Stony Brook Glen on former Pittsburg, Shawmut & Northern Railroad south of Dansville
Replaced by a new bridge

Pulaski Street Bridge (Fairfield County, Connecticut)
Built 1887 by Berlin Iron Bridge Co.; Replaced 1987
Lost Lenticular through truss bridge over Rippowan River on Pulaski Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Pumpkin Hollow Road Bridge (Berkshire County, Massachusetts)
Built 1888; replaced 1999
Bridge over Green River on Pumpkin Hollow Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Purdon Crossing Bridge (Nevada County, California)
Built 1889, rehabilitated 2013
Pratt half through through truss bridge over South Yuba River on Purdon Road
Open to traffic

Putnam Bridge (New York County, New York)
Built 1881; Closed 1958; Removed 1960
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Harlem River on New York & Putnam Railroad & Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Removed

Putnam Street Bridge (Older) (Washington County, Ohio)
Swing Bridge 1913 flood casualty
Lost Bridge over Muskingum River on Putnam Street
Replaced by a new bridge

PVRR - Elm Street Overpass (Hampden County, Massachusetts)
Built 1889
Abandoned through truss bridge over Elm Street/Route 10 on NYNH&H Canal Line
Derelict/abandoned

PW - Blackstone River Bridge (Blackstone) (Worcester County, Massachusetts)
Built 1889
Deck truss bridge over Blackstone River on P&W Providence Main
Open to traffic

PW - Ten Mile River Bridge (Providence County, Rhode Island)
Built 1884
Deck plate girder bridge over Tenmile River & Roger Williams Ave on Providence & Worcester Railroad
Open to traffic

Quarry Bridge (Marshall County, Iowa)
Built 1885
Through truss bridge over Iowa River on 3 Bridges Road
Closed to all traffic

Quarry Road Bridge, Hillotown Township, Pa (Bucks County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1889; rehabilitated 1934
Pony truss bridge over Morris Run on Quarry Road in Hilltown Twp near Dubln, PA
Open to traffic

Ramp Covered Bridge 38-21-11 (Cumberland County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1882, extensive repairs in 1967
Covered bridge over Conodoguinet Creek on TR 374 (Covered Bridge Road)
Open to traffic

Raquette River Bridge (St. Lawrence County, New York)
Built 1887 by Berlin Iron Bridge Co.; Replaced at unknown date
Lost Lenticular through truss bridge over Raquette River
No longer exists

Raritan Valley Line Bridge (Somerset County, New Jersey)
Built 1886; rehabilitated 1949
Timber stringer bridge on 1886 cast iron bents over Raritan Valley Line on River Road
Open to traffic

Rawson Road Bridge (Providence County, Rhode Island)
Built 1886; rehabilitated 1950, rehabilitated/upgraded in 2008
Pony truss bridge over Abbott Run on Rawson Road in Cumberland
Open to traffic

RCP&E - Bad River Bridge #10 (Stanley County, South Dakota)
Built 1886 in Winona, Minnesota; Relocated here Ca. 1928
Quadrangular lattice through truss bridge over Bad River on Dakota, Minnesota, and Eastern Railroad
Open to traffic

RCP&E - Bad River Bridge #13 (Stanley County, South Dakota)
Built 1885 in Winona, Minnesota; Relocated here Ca. 1928
Quadrangular lattice through truss bridge over Bad River on Rapid City, Pierre & Eastern Railroad
Open to traffic

RCP&E - Bad River Bridge #14 (Stanley County, South Dakota)
Built 1885 in Winona, Relocated here Ca. 1928
Quadrangular lattice through truss bridge over Bad River on Rapid City, Pierre & Eastern Railroad
Open to traffic

RCP&E - Bad River Bridge #3 (Haakon County, South Dakota)
Built 1885 in Winona, Minnesota; Relocated here Ca. 1928
Quadrangular lattice through truss bridge over Bad River on Rapid City, Pierre & Eastern Railroad
Open to traffic

RCP&E - Bad River Bridge #4 (Haakon County, South Dakota)
Built 1886 in Winona, Minnesota; Relocated here Ca. 1928
Quadrangular lattice through truss bridge over Bad River on Rapid City, Pierre & Eastern Railroad
Open to traffic

RCP&E - Bad River Bridge #6 (Haakon County, South Dakota)
Built 1886 in Winona, Minnesota; Relocated here Ca. 1928
Quadrangular lattice through truss bridge over Bad River on Rapid City, Pierre & Eastern Railroad
Open to traffic

RCP&E - Bad River Bridge #7 (Jones County, South Dakota)
Built 1885 in Winona, Minnesota; Relocated here Ca. 1928
Quadrangular lattice through truss bridge over Bad River on Rapid City, Pierre & Eastern Railroad
Open to traffic

Reading - Fishing Creek Bridge (Columbia County, Pennsylvania)
Bridge over Fishing Creek on abandoned Reading RR
Derelict/abandoned

Reading - Sunbury Bridge (Old) (Northumberland County, Pennsylvania)
Built ca. 1885; Replaced by plate girder bridge ca. 1917.
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Susquehanna River on Reading Railroad
Superstructure replaced

Red Bridge (Vermilion County, Illinois)
Built 1884, replaced in 1975
Lost Through truss bridge over Vermilion River on Backbone Road
Replaced by new bridge

Red Cedar State Trail - Downsville Bridge (Dunn County, Wisconsin)
Built Ca. 1881, Relocated here 1910
Pratt through truss bridge over Red Cedar River on Red Cedar State Trail
Open to pedestrians

Red Covered Bridge 14-61-08x (Parke County, Indiana)
Built 1880, damaged by arson in October 1969, later repaired, destroyed by arson on October 13, 1976
Lost covered bridge over Big Raccoon Creek on CR 75W west of Rosedale
Destroyed by fire

Red Covered Bridge 21-14-49x (Worcester County, Massachusetts)
Built 1888; Removed 1946
Lost Howe through truss bridge over Blackstone River
Removed but not replaced

Red Covered Bridge 38-28-02 (Franklin County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1883; rehabilitated 1957
Burr arch-truss bridge over Licking Creek on Anderson Road
Open to traffic

Red Covered Bridge 38-50-06 (Perry County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1886
Covered bridge over Wildcat Creek
Open to pedestrians

Redstone Bridge (Brown County, Minnesota)
Built 1880, still the original structure piers stablized recently
Through truss bridge over Minnesota River on DM&E Railroad Spur
Open to traffic

Reed Bridge 35-80-05x (Union County, Ohio)
Built 1884, Rebuilt 1888, condemned c1934, closed 1968., collapsed in 1993
Partridge through truss bridge over Big Darby Creek
Bridge collapsed on Aug.19, 1993

RI - Cedar River Bridge (Cedar County, Iowa)
Built 1884, Approaches partially destroyed by ice-related flooding 1907; Removed 1940
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Cedar River on Railroad
Removed

RI - East Nishnabotna River Bridge (Pottawattamie County, Iowa)
Built 1880
Quadrangular lattice through truss bridge over East Nishnabotna River on Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad
Derelict/abandoned

RI - I&M Canal Swing Bridge (LaSalle County, Illinois)
Swing Bridge built in 1887 to move rail cars across I&M Canal
Pony Plate Girder Swing bridge over I&M Canal on abandoned railroad in Marseilles
Derelict/abandoned