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Built during 1880s

MRL - Nimrod Tunnel (Granite County, Montana)
Built 1882, widened 1909
Tunnel on Montana Rail Link
Open to traffic

MRL - Yellowstone River Bridge (Yellowstone County, Montana)
Built 1881
Pratt through truss bridge over Yellowstone River on Montana Rail Link
Open to traffic

Mud Creek Covered Bridge 14-70-09 (Rush County, Indiana)
Originally built over Mud Creek in 1881, washed out in 1892 to field and used as a barn. Now moved and restored at Caldwell Pioneer Acres.
Relocated Covered Bridge restored by the Pioneer Engineers Club.
Restored for pedestrian use.

Mulberry Creek Bridge (Fayette County, Texas)
Built 1888 by A.J. Tullock and Company; Replacement bridge built in 2001 and 1888 bridge relocated to a park in Schulenburg
Relocated Bedstead pony truss bridge. Formerly Hermis Road (CR 424) over Mulberry Creek
Relocated from Hermis Road (CR 424) to a park in Schulenburg and open to pedestrians.

Mulberry Creek Bridge (Bates County, Missouri)
Built 1886 by the Missouri Valley Bridge & Iron Co.; later relocated here
Pony truss bridge over Mulberry Creek on 1002 Road, southeast of Amoret
Damaged irreparably by flood, replaced with concrete structure.

Murmur Trestle (Clarke County, Georgia)
Built 1883, abandoned 1984. This trestle is featured on the back sleeve of the R.E.M. album "Murmur"
Abandoned timber stringer bridge over Creek on former CSX Transportation trackage
Abandoned

Muscatatuck River SR 39 Bridge (Washington County, Indiana)
Built 1883; rehabilitated 1974; replaced 1992
Lost through truss bridge over Muscatatuck River on IN 39
Replaced by new bridge

N&W - Radford Curved Bridge (Pulaski County, Virginia)
Built 1888; Removed 1905
Lost Pratt deck truss bridge over New River on Railroad
No longer exists; Stone supports still stand

Nancy Jane Bridge 14-53-06x (Monroe County, Indiana)
Built 1885, demolished in 1964
Lost Burr arch-truss bridge over Salt Creek northeast of Harrodsburg
Lost

Narrows Covered Bridge 14-61-36 (Parke County, Indiana)
Built 1883, bypassed in 1966
Covered bridge over Sugar Creek on Old Narrows Road at Turkey Run State Park
Open to pedestrians only

NCRC - Spring Branch Bridge (Madison County, Nebraska)
Built 1889; Bypassed 2012
Through truss bridge over Spring Branch on Railroad
Replaced

Nebraska City Railroad Bridge (Otoe County, Nebraska)
Built 1888 under the direction of George S. Morison
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Missouri River
Removed

Neff Bridge (Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1889; rehabilitated 1974
Through truss bridge over Frankstown Branch Juniata River on PA 4005
Open to traffic

Negley Bridge (Columbiana County, Ohio)
Built 1882 by the Columbia Bridge Works of Dayton, Ohio
Through truss bridge over North Fork Little Beaver Creek on Carmel Achor Road (TR 1026)
Open to traffic

Neshannock Creek Bridge (Mercer County, Pennsylvania)
Built ca. 1880 by Wrought Iron Bridge Co.
Lost through truss bridge over Neshannock Creek on PA 2004 (Milburn Road)
Demolished and replaced.

New Bridge (Bergen County, New Jersey)
Built 1889 by the King Iron Bridge Co.; bypassed by upstream bridge in 1956; rehabilitated 2003
Swing pony truss bridge over Hackensack River on Old New Bridge Road/Main Street
Open to pedestrians only

New Corydon Bridge (Jay County, Indiana)
Built ca. 1887 by H.P. Hepburn
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Wabash River on CR 750E
Replaced by new bridge

New Fording Bridge (Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1889; rehabilitated 1978
Pony truss bridge over Great Trough Creek on TR 368 (New Fording Road)
Open to traffic

New Hope Through Truss Bridge (Brown County, Ohio)
Built 1884 by the Lomas Forge & Bridge Works
Abandoned Whipple through truss bridge over White Oak Creek on Main St. in New Hope
Abandoned

New Pekin-Main Street Bridge (Washington County, Indiana)
Built 1884; rehabilitated 1987 and 2007
Through truss bridge over South Fork Blue River on Main Street in New Pekin
Open to traffic

Newport Covered Bridge 14-83-04 (Vermillion County, Indiana)
Built 1885, rehabilitated 1983
Covered bridge over Little Vermillion River on CR 50 North
Open to traffic

NH - Springfield Line Overpass (New Haven County, Connecticut)
Built ca. 1888; last used ca. 1966; line still owned by Suzio (York Hill Quarry)
Abandoned pony/through plate girder bridge over Amtrak Springfield Line on New Haven Railroad
Derelict/abandoned

NHCR - Upper Ammonoosuc River Bridge (Coos County, New Hampshire)
Built in 1883 by Boston Bridge Works
Through truss bridge over Upper Ammonoosuc River on New Hampshire Central Railroad
Open to traffic

Niagara River Tonawanda Island Railroad Bridge (Niagara County, New York)
Built 1886
Abandoned swing through truss bridge over Little River on TIRLRR & Road
Derelict/abandoned

Nineteenth Street Bridge (Denver County, Colorado)
Built 1888 by the Missouri Valley Bridge & Iron Works; rehabilitated 1965; closed to traffic 1986; new bridge built 1992
Two-span wrought-iron through truss bridge over South Platte River on 19th Street in Denver
Open to pedestrians only

Nineveh Bridge (Adair County, Missouri)
Built 1885; replaced 1989
Lost through truss bridge over Old Channel Chariton River on CR 175 east of Connelsville
Replaced by a concrete bridge

NKP - Cuyahoga River Bridge (Older) (Cuyahoga County, Ohio)
Bridge constructed in 1882 replaced in the 1904 with a Scherzer type bascule bridge and replaced in 1944 with a vertical lift bridge
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Cuyahoga River on Nickel Plate RR
No longer exists

NKP - Old Ashtabula River Bridge (Ashtabula County, Ohio)
Built 1882, replaced 1902
Lost Whipple deck truss bridge over Ashtabula River on New York, Chicago, & St. Louis Railroad in Ashtabula
Replaced by a new bridge

Norfolk Southern Rockfield Bridge (Carroll County, Indiana)
Once carried the Wabash Cannonball Passenger trains, now part of NS busy Decatur District. Bridge had stability problems in Nov 2005 that led to shoring up with ballast and pilings drove in by a crane.
Deck truss bridge over Rock Creek on Norfolk Southern Railway (Norfolk and Western, Wabash Railroads) near Rockfield
Open to traffic

North Barry Avenue Bridge (Westchester County, New York)
Built 1887; rehabilitated 1943
Pony truss bridge over Metro-North New Haven Line on North Barry Avenue in Harrison
Open to traffic

North Bosque River Bridge (Bosque County, Texas)
Built 1884
Through truss bridge over North Bosque River on CR 3112 in Clifton
Open to traffic

North Chester Village Bridge (Hampden County, Massachusetts)
Built 1887 Middle Branch Westfield River on Smith Road in Chester but recently (2009) relocated to UMass Amherst to be reused as a pedestrian bridge
Pratt pony truss bridge
In storage

North Fork Bridge (Bracken County, Kentucky)
Built 1883 by the Smith Bridge Company; Replaced 1983
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over North Fork of Licking River on Kentucky State Route 539
Bridge has been replaced.

North Fork Crazy Woman Creek Bridge (Johnson County, Wyoming)
Built 1880; Relocated 1964; rehabilitated 1986
Pony truss bridge over North Fork Crazy Woman Creek on CN16-265
Open to traffic

North Fork Little Osage River Bridge (Anderson County, Kansas)
Pony truss bridge over North Fork Little Osage River, 1.1 mi. east and 1.0 mi. south of Kincaid
Open to pedestrians only

North Hogan Road Bridge (Dearborn County, Indiana)
Built in 1884 by the Wrought Iron Bridge Company; replaced 1997
Lost through truss bridge over North Hogan Creek on North Hogan Road
Replaced by new bridge on a new alignment and then demolished

North Main Street Bridge (Strafford County, New Hampshire)
Built 1883; rehabilitated 2010
Stone arch bridge over Cocheco River on N. Main Street (NH 202A) in Rochester
Open to traffic

North Spring Street Bridge (Old) (Los Angeles County, California)
Built 1881; Trolley tracks removed 1918; Replaced 1928
Lost Pratt deck truss bridge over Los Angeles River on North Spring Street & Los Angeles Railway
Replaced by a new bridge

North Street Bridge (Shelby County, Ohio)
Built 1886 by the Morse Bridge Co. of Youngstown, Ohio; rehabilitated 1982; replaced 2007
Lost through truss bridge over Great Miami River on River Road (CR 40) in Sidney
Replaced by new bridge

Northport Bridge (Tuscaloosa County, Alabama)
Built 1882; Only known remaining span (out of 4) of Alabama's oldest iron bridge.
Bowstring through truss bridge
Open to pedestrians only. In a closed park that's being developed.

Northwest Road Bridge (Hampden County, Massachusetts)
Built 1887; relocated 2001
Lost Lenticular pony truss bridge over Little River on Northwest Road
Relocated to Millbury, MA

Northwestern Railroad Bridge (Eau Claire County, Wisconsin)
Built 1880, approach added 1898, abandoned 2007, Became a trail summer 2015
Lattice Deck Truss over Chippewa River on Former Union Pacific Railroad
Open to pedestrians only

Norwottuck Rail Trail - Connecticut River Bridge (Hampshire County, Massachusetts)
Built 1887; retrofitted for pedestrian use in 1992
Lattice through truss bridge over Connecticut River on Norottuck Rail Trail
Open to pedestrians and bicyclists

NP - Bozeman Tunnel (Gallatin County, Montana)
Built 1884, abandoned 1945
Abandoned tunnel under Bozeman Pass on Northern Pacific Railroad
Derelict/abandoned

NP - Snake River Bridge (Walla Walla County, Washington)
Built 1884
Lost Through truss bridge over Snake River on Northern Pacific
No longer exists

NS - Biddles Island Bridge (S) (Cass County, Indiana)
Built 1882; Replaced 1998
Lost through truss bridge over Wabash River fork on Norfolk Southern Railway (Norfolk and Western, Wabash Railroads) in Logansport
Replaced

NS - Boot Road Overpass (Chester County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1887
Stone arch bridge over Boot Road on Amtrak in East Calan Twp, PA
Open to traffic

NS - Consolidated Road Overpass (Preble County, Ohio)
Built in 1880 by unknown Railroad; currently used by Conrail
Stone arch bridge over Consolidated Road on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic

NS - Grimm Road Overpass (Woodford County, Illinois)
Built 1888
Stone arch bridge over CR 1550 E (Grimm Rd) on Norfolk Southern RR
Open to traffic

NS - Lake Pontchartrain Trestle (St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana)
Originally built 1884. several upgrades have been made since
Bascule bridge over Lake Pontchartrain on Norfolk Southern Railway (former Southern Railway)
Open to traffic

NS - Little Conemaugh River Bridge #3 (Cambria County, Pennsylvania)
Built by the PRR
Stone arch bridge over Old Route 53 (Tunnel Street) and Little Conemaugh River on Norfolk Southern RR
Open to traffic

NS - Lower Shellpot Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built 1888
Pratt through truss bridge over Christina River on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic

NS - Stone Bridge (Cambria County, Pennsylvania)
Built in 1887 by the Pennsylvania Railroad
Stone arch bridge over Conemaugh River on Norfolk Southern main line in Johnstown
Open to traffic

NS - Susquehanna River Bridge (Selinsgrove) (Snyder County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1888-1892 to replace 1871 wooden bridge, opened 1890, altered 1901, 1925, 1930 rebuilt 1947 with truss reinforcements; one pier rebuilt after flood damage in 1972
12-span Through truss bridge over North Branch Susquehanna River on Norfolk Southern Railroad (former Pennsylvania RR)
Open to traffic

NS - Tenn Bridge (Hamilton County, Tennessee)
Built 1880-86, rebuilt 1917-20
Vertical lift through Warren through truss bridge over Tennessee River on the Norfolk-Southern Railway in Chattanooga
Open to railroad traffic

NS - Unnamed Stream Culvert (Floyd County, Indiana)
Built 1885
Concrete culvert bridge over unamed drainage ditch on NS (Former Southern) Railway in New Albany
Open to traffic

NS - Upper Shellpot Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built 1888; Rehabilitated 2003;
Pratt through truss bridge over Christina River on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic

NS - Wissahickon Creek Viaduct (Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1881-1882; Altered 1930
Bridge over Wissahickon Creek, Lincoln Drive, and Wissahickon Bike Trail on Formerly P&R; currently Norfolk Southern & SEPTA
Open to traffic

NYC - Catskill Creek Bridge (Greene County, New York)
Built 1884
Lost Whipple deck truss bridge over Catskill Creek on New York Central Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

NYC - Rondout Bridge (Ulster County, New York)
Built 1882
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Rondout Creek on NYC West Shore Line
Replaced by a new bridge

NYC - Rouge River Bridge (Old) (Wayne County, Michigan)
Built 1887; Replaced in 1920
Lost Through truss bridge over Rouge River on New York Central RR
Replaced by a new bridge

NYWS&B - Oswego Canal Bridge (Onondaga County, New York)
Built 1884
Lost Bridge over Oswego Canal on New York West Shore & Buffalo RR
No longer exists

Oak Leaf Trail - Hubbard Park Stone Arch (Milwaukee County, Wisconsin)
Built 1884
Stone arch bridge over Hubbard Park Drive on Oak Leaf Bike Trail in Shorewood
Open to traffic

Oak Ridge Bridge (Nelson County, Virginia)
Built 1882
Pratt through truss bridge over Norfolk Southern Railway on Wilson Road (Route 653)
Open to traffic

Oakdale Dam Bridge (Carroll County, Indiana)
Built 1888 by the Columbia Bridge Company, demolished in 1984
Lost Through truss bridge over Tippecanoe River on CR 725N
Demolished

Oaks Creek Bridge (Otsego County, New York)
Built ca.1880 by the Wrought Iron Bridge Company
Through truss bridge over Oaks Creek on Lower Toddsville Road
Closed to all traffic

Offutt's Ford Covered Bridge 14-70-02 (Rush County, Indiana)
Built 1884 by Kennedy Bros.
Covered bridge over Little Blue River on Offutt Bridge Road
Open to traffic

Oil Creek Bridge (Venango County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1888 by Massillon Bridge Co.
Through truss bridge over Oil Creek on TR 635 (Miller Farm Road)
Open to traffic

Okoboji Swing Bridge (Dickinson County, Iowa)
Built 1883; Replaced 1909
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Okoboji Lake on Okoboji Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Old Alton Bridge (Denton County, Texas)
Built 1884 by the King Iron and Bridge Co.; later bypassed
Through truss bridge over Hickory Creek on Old Alton Road in Denton
Open to pedestrians only

Old Clairton Road Bridge (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
Built ca. 1886; rehabilitated 1967; removed 2002
Lost wrought-iron through truss bridge over CSX Railroad on Old Clairton Road
Removed but not replaced

Old Clifton Mills Road Bridge (Preston County, West Virginia)
Built 1884 by the Wrought Iron Bridge Co.
Through truss bridge over Big Sandy Creek on CR 8/4
Open to traffic

Old Ellsworth Park Footbridge (Vermilion County, Illinois)
Built 1883 by a Danville City Engineer, replaced in 1907
Lost suspension bridge over North Fork Vermilion River on pedestrian walkway in Danville
Replaced by new bridge

Old Elm Ridge Road Bridge (Jefferson County, New York)
Built 1884 by Berlin Iron Bridge Co.; bypassed 1962
Bypassed lenticular through truss bridge over Indian River on the old alignment of Elm Ridge Road
Abandonded

Old Forge Bridge (York County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1887; rehabilitated ca. 1975
Through truss bridge over Yellow Breeches Creek on TR 968 (Sheepford Road)
Open to traffic

Old Kinzua Bridge (McKean County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1882, replaced in 1900
Lost Deck truss bridge over Kinzua Creek on former New York, Lake Erie and Western Railway
Replaced by new bridge

Old Lea Bridge (Hamilton County, Tennessee)
Built 1886, moved to present location sometime in the late 1990's
Pratt pony truss bridge over Wolftever Creek on Collegedale Greenway
Open to pedestrians

Old Michigan Street Bridge (Marshall County, Indiana)
Built ca. 1885
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Yellow River on Michigan Street (Old Michigan Road)
Replaced by a new bridge

Old Mill Rd. White Deer Hole Creek Bridge (Union County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1889; rehabilitated 1994
Through truss bridge over White Deer Hole Creek on Old Mill Rd.
Open to traffic

Old Mill Road Bridge (Hunterdon County, New Jersey)
Built 1899, altered 1955
Pony truss bridge over Wickecheoke Creek on Old Mill Road
Open to traffic

Old Mill Road Bridge (Frederick County, Maryland)
Built 1882 by the Pittsburgh Bridge Co.
Through truss bridge over Owens Creek on Old Mill Road
Open to traffic

Old Ohio 123 Bridge (Warren County, Ohio)
Built in 1880 by the Kellogg and Maurice Bridge Co.
Pratt through truss bridge over Abandoned Pennsylvania Railroad Grade on Old Ohio 123
Intact but closed to all traffic

Old Pearl Street Bridge (McHenry County, Illinois)
Built 1881 over Fox River on Pearl Street in McHenry IL, relocated to Terra Cotta Industries Nov. 1976, two of three original sections in storage
Through truss bridge over a branch of Fox River on Pedestrian path
Open to pedestrians only

Old Plattsmouth Railroad Bridge (Cass County, Nebraska)
Built 1880 under the direction of George S. Morison; replaced 1903
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Missouri River
Replaced by new bridge

Old Portsmouth Scioto River Bridge (Scioto County, Ohio)
Built ca.1885; Destroyed in the Great Flood of 1913.
Lost Whipple Truss Bridge over Scioto River at 2nd Street (Likely location)
Replaced by a new bridge

Old Railroad Bed Road Bridge (Lincoln County, Tennessee)
Built 1889
Lost Warren pony truss bridge over Cold Water Creek on Old Railroad Bed Road (TN-274)
Replaced by new bridge

Old Richardsville Road Bridge (Warren County, Kentucky)
Built 1889
Three span Bowstring Arch Truss bridge over Barren River on Old Richardsville Road in Bowling Green
Open to traffic.

Old River Road Bridge (Delaware County, Indiana)
Built ca. 1885
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over White River on River Road just North of Daleville
Replaced by a new bridge

Old Whitewater Bridge (Cape Girardeau County, Missouri)
Built 1880 by H.W. Sebastian & Co.; replaced by current Whitewater Bridge in 1954
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Whitewater River just west of Whitewater
Replaced by new bridge

Oldtown Covered Bridge 17-45-02 #2 (Greenup County, Kentucky)
Completed in 1880 at cost of $4,000. Restored in early 70's by the Green Thumb Program. Closed to traffic in 1985.
Multiple Kingpost through truss bridge over Frazer Branch of Little Sandy Creek in Oldtown
Intact but closed to all traffic

Orange Hill Road Bridge (Knox County, Ohio)
Built 1887 by the Mt. Vernon Bridge Co.; rehabilitated 1985; replaced 2006
Pony truss bridge over Ireland Creek on Orange Hill Road (TR 325)
Replaced by a new bridge

Oregon City Bridge (Clackamas County, Oregon)
Built in 1888, Replaced by Conde B. McCullough through arch bridge in 1922.
Lost Suspension bridge over Willamette River on Oregon City - West Linn Road in Oregon City
Replaced by new bridge

Oregonia Road Bridge (Warren County, Ohio)
Built 1883; Collapsed March 12, 2001
Lost Lenticular through truss bridge over Little Miami River on Oregonia Road
Collapsed

Orient Bridge (Pickaway County, Ohio)
Built 1885 by the Cleveland Bridge & Iron Co.
Through truss bridge over Big Darby Creek on OH 762
Open to pedestrians only

Orne Covered Bridge 45-10-02 #2 (Orleans County, Vermont)
built either 1879 or 1880; Completely rebuilt 1999
Paddleford through truss bridge over Black River on Back Coventry Road
Open to traffic

Ottawa Bridge (Old) (LaSalle County, Illinois)
Built 1885; Replaced 1910
Pratt through truss bridge over Illinois River on La Salle Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Ottawa Creek TR 38 Bridge (Hancock County, Ohio)
Built by the Smith Bridge Co.
Pony truss bridge over Ottawa Creek on TR 38
Closed to all traffic

Otter Creek Covered Bridge 14-69-02 (Ripley County, Indiana)
Built 1884 by Thomas A. Hardman; closed to traffic 1996
Covered bridge over Otter Creek on CR 850 West
Open to pedestrians only

Ottumwa Wabash Bridge (Wapello County, Iowa)
Built 1888, North span of the bridge collapsed February 13, 1973; Converted into a pedestrian bridge 2007
Through truss pedestrian bridge over Des Moines River on former Wabash RR in Ottumwa
Open to pedestrians/bicycles

Ouaquaga Bridge (Broome County, New York)
Built 1888 by the Berlin Iron Bridge Co.; rehabilitated 1990
Two-span lenticular through truss bridge over Susquehanna River on Dutchtown Road
Open to pedestrians only