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Built during 1890s

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Pencoyd Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1892; Relocated 2006
Pratt through truss bridge over Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad on Kansas City Southern Railway
Removed & relocated

Pennsylvania Avenue Bridge (Old) (Washington, District of Columbia)
Built 1890; Replaced 1942
Lost Through truss bridge over Anacostia River on Pennsylvania Avenue
Replaced by a new bridge

Pennypack Creek Bridge (Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1893, Replaced 1977
Lost Concrete Arch Bridge over Pennypack Creek on Pine Road
Replaced by new bridge

Perry Avenue Bridge (Fairfield County, Connecticut)
Built 1899
Stone arch bridge over Silvermine River on Perry Avenue in Norwalk
Open to traffic

PGR - Cannon River Bridge (Rice County, Minnesota)
Built 1896
Deck plate girder bridge over Cannon River on Canadian Pacific Railway
Open to traffic

Phantom Canyon Tunnel No. 1 (Fremont County, Colorado)
Built 1894 by the Florence and Cripple Creek Railroad
Tunnel on CR 67 (Phantom Canyon Road) north of Florence
Open to one-lane traffic

Phantom Canyon Tunnel No. 2 (Fremont County, Colorado)
Built 1894 by the Florence and Cripple Creek Railroad
Tunnel on CR 67 (Phantom Canyon Road) north of Florence
Open to one-lane traffic

Pierre Fleche Creek CR 129 Bridge (Saline County, Missouri)
Built 1891 by the Massillon Bridge Co.
Pony truss bridge over Pierre Fleche Creek on CR 129
Open to traffic

Pingree Bridge (Merrimack County, New Hampshire)
Built 1893 by Groton Bridge Co.; purchased 2010 by Peter Ladd, refurbished and installed across Warner River September 18, 2013
Pin connected Pratt pony truss bridge over Warner River on path
Removed from original location 2010, moved to new location after refurbishment 2013

Pipe Creek Bridge #39 (Franklin County, Indiana)
Built in 1897 by the Indiana Bridge Company, replaced in 1980 using a prestressed beam on the existing abutments.
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Pipe Creek on Pipe Creek Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Piscataquog River Bridge (Hillsborough County, New Hampshire)
Built 1894; rehabilitated 2003
Stone arch bridge over Piscataquog River on NH 3A (South Main Street) in Manchester
Open to traffic

Pithole Creek Bridge (Venango County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1897; rehabilitated 1949
Stone arch bridge over Pithole Creek on Eagle Rock Road (PA 1004)
Open to traffic

Pithole Creek Bridge (Venango County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1897; reconstructed 1997
Pony truss bridge over Pithole Creek on TR 614
Open to traffic

Pitt Street Bridge (Charleston County, South Carolina)
Built 1898 for an interurban; Widened to allow cars 1923; Rails removed 1927; Replaced by the Ben Sawyer Bridge & closed 1945; Deeded to the city of Mount Pleasant and turned into a fishing pier 1950; Portion destroyed by Hurricane Hugo in 1989
Pratt through truss bridge over Cove Inlet on Pedestrian Pathway
Open to pedestrians only

Plum Creek Branch Bridge (Switzerland County, Indiana)
Built ca. 1895
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over Branch of Plum Creek on Plum Creek Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Plummer Creek Bridge (Greene County, Indiana)
Built 1894; replaced 2007
Replaced pony truss bridge over Plummer Creek on CR 760 East
Replaced by new bridge and now sitting in storage

PM - Raisin River Bridge (Old) (Monroe County, Michigan)
Built 1896; Replaced 1911
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Raisin River on Pere Marquette Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

PNWR - Blind Slough Bridge (Clatsop County, Oregon)
Built 1895
Warren through truss bridge over Blind Slough on Portland and Western Railroad
Closed

PNWR - Clatskanie River Bridge (Columbia County, Oregon)
Built 1897
Warren through truss swing bridge over Clatskanie River on Portland & Western Railroad (PNWR) in Clatskanie
Open to traffic

PNWR - Whiteson Trestle (Yamhill County, Oregon)
Built Ca. 1890; TPG built 1938;
Pony/through plate girder bridge over South Yamhill River on Portland and Western Railroad (PNWR)
Open to traffic

Point Defiance Park Log Bridge (Pierce County, Washington)
Built 1892; dismantled 1930
Lost Arch bridge over Small stream on Footpath
Removed but not replaced

Pollock Ford Bridge (Lewis County, Missouri)
Built 1898 by the Massillon Bridge Co.
Through truss bridge over Middle Fabius River on CR 329
Open to traffic

Pont de Rennes (Monroe County, New York)
Built 1891; Converted to pedestrian use 1982
Triple intersection warren deck truss bridge over Geneseee River on Pont de Rennes
Open to pedestrians only

Pope Street Bridge (Napa County, California)
Built 1894
Three-span stone arch bridge over Napa River on Pope Street in Saint Helena
Open to traffic

Portage Lake Swing Bridge (Old) (Houghton County, Michigan)
Built 1891; Struck by the Northern Wave in 1905; Replaced 1906
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Portage Lake on Road
Destroyed by collision

Porterfield Road Bridge (Venango County, Pennsylvania)
Built ca. 1895
Stone arch bridge over Mill Creek on TR 357 (Porterfield Road)
Open to traffic

Portland Heights Cable Car Trestle (Multnomah County, Oregon)
Built 1890; Removed 1904
Lost Timber stringer bridge on Portland Railway, Light & Power Co. up Portland Heights
Removed

Portland Passenger Bridge (Middlesex County, Connecticut)
Built 1896 by Berlin Iron Bridge Co.; Damaged by flood 1936; Demolished 1938
Lost swing bridge over Connecticut River on Main street
Replaced by a new bridge

Portland Water Works Bridge (Clackamas County, Oregon)
Built 1893, dismantled and stored for reuse in 2010, moved to storage in Sherwood, under option for re-use by DNREC.
Pennsylvania-petit through truss bridge over Sandy River carrying City of Portland Bull Run Water Conduits #2 and #4 will be preserved in another location to be announced soon.
Dismantled after the completion of an under river pipeline and moved to Sherwood.

Possum Run Creek Bridge (Warren County, Indiana)
Built 1899, rehabilitated in 1973, replaced in 1998
Lost pony truss bridge over Possum Run Creek on CR 600 S
Replaced by new bridge

POTB - Kilchis River Bridge (Tillamook County, Oregon)
Built 1898.
Pratt through truss bridge on Port of Tillamook Bay Railroad
Open to traffic

Poteau River Bridge (Sebastian County, Arkansas)
This was one of the first crossings from Ft. Smith into Oklahoma after the Civil War.
Lost through truss bridge over Poteau River on South E Street in Ft. Smith
Lost

Powder Point Bridge (Plymouth County, Massachusetts)
Built 1892; Damaged by fire 1985; Rebuilt 1986
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Black River on King Caesar Road
Replaced by new bridge

Powow River Bridge (Essex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1891 by the Boston Bridge Works; rehabilitated 1998
Through truss swing bridge over Powwow River on Main Street
Open to traffic

PPU - Pekin Bridge (Peoria County, Illinois)
Built 1896;
Lost Through truss bridge over Illinois River on former Peoria and Pekin Union Railroad in Peoria
Replaced by new bridge

Prairie Creek Bridge (Sullivan County, Indiana)
Built 1899; removed 2000
Through truss bridge over Prairie Creek on CR 875 W
Removed but not replaced

Pratts Bridge (Chenango County, New York)
Built ca. 1895
Lost Parker through truss bridge over Chenango River on State St.
Replaced by a new bridge

Prescott Yard Bridge over Eastern Canal (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
Built ca. 1890-1911, railroad tracks removed 1930
Warren pony truss with all verticals bridge over Eastern Canal on Pedestrian Path
Open to pedestrians only

Price Bridge (Adams County, Indiana)
Built ca. 1895
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Wabash River on County Road 150W
Replaced by a new bridge

Price Road Bridge (Crawford County, Pennsylvania)
Built ca. 1896 by the Youngstown Bridge Co.
Through truss bridge over Woodcock Creek on SR 1043 (Price Road)
Demolished

Priest Ford Bridge (Delaware County, Indiana)
Built 1897; rehabilitated 1974; bypassed by new bridge in 2001
Through truss bridge over West Fork White River on Priest Ford Road (CR 750 W)
Open to pedestrians only

Prospect Street Bridge (Hampshire County, Massachusetts)
Built 1891
Abandoned warren pony truss with no verticals bridge over Mill River on Prospect Street
Derelict/abandoned

Province Line Road Bridge (Monmouth County, New Jersey)
Built 1891; rehabilitated 1994
Pratt through truss bridge with Phoenix Columns over Crosswicks Creek on Province Line Road
Open to traffic

PRR - Brandywine Creek Bridge (Chester County, Pennsylvania)
Built ca. 1892, replacing 1860s iron truss bridge which replaced wooden covered bridge
Stone arch bridge over East Branch Brandywine Creek on Amtrak (former Penn Central/PRR)
Open to railroad traffic

PRR - Columbia-Wrightsville Bridge (Lancaster County, Pennsylvania)
Built in 30 days in 1896 to be "temporary" replacement for destroyed covered bridge, with intent of road being added to upper level; neither replacement nor upper deck ever built. Removed 1964
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Susquehanna River on Pennsylvania Railroad & Lincoln Highway
Removed

PRR - Hackensack River Freight Line Swing Bridge (Hudson County, New Jersey)
Built 1894; Replaced 1930
Lost Warren through truss bridge over Hackensack River on Pennsylvania Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

PRR - Hackensack River Passenger Line Swing Bridge (Hudson County, New Jersey)
Built 1894; Replaced 1930
Lost Warren through truss bridge over Hackensack River on Pennsylvania Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

PRR - Ohio Connecting Railroad Bridge (Old) (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1890; replaced 1915
Lost Through truss bridge over Ohio River on Pennsylvania Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

PRR - Thomson Run Bridge (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1898
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Thomson Run on Pennsylvania Railroad/Monongahela Street Railway
No longer exists

Pryor Creek RR Bridge (Mayes County, Oklahoma)
Built in 1898 by A&P Roberts Co
Pratt through truss bridge over Pryor Creek
Open to traffic, as a loading rail, no thru trains,

Puente Arenas (Cayey, Puerto Rico)
Built 1893; bypassed by new bridge in 2004
Eiffel through truss bridge over Río de La Plata on PR 735
Abandoned

Puente Caño de San Antonio (San Juan, Puerto Rico)
Built 1894; Replaced 1927
Lost Iron deck plate girder bridge over Caño de San Antonio on Road (PR 1?)
Replaced by a new bridge

Puente Cayey (Guayama, Puerto Rico)
Built 1891
Lattice pony truss bridge over Río Guamaní on PR 15
Open to traffic

Puente Río Guajataca (Isabela, Puerto Rico)
Built 1896;
Howe pony truss bridge over Río Guajataca on Road (PR 2?)
Abandoned

Puente Silva (Hormigueros, Puerto Rico)
Built 1897; bypassed by new bridge in 1989
Pratt pony truss bridge over Rio Guanajibo on PR 114
Closed to all traffic

Puente Villarán (Canovanas, Puerto Rico)
Built 1892; bypassed by new bridge in 1989
Pony truss bridge over Rio Canovanas on PR 9959
Open to pedestrians (?)

Pulaski County Free Bridge (Pulaski County, Arkansas)
Lost through truss bridge over the Arkansas River at Little Rock
No longer exists

Pumpkin Run Road Bridge (Greene County, Pennsylvania)
Built ca. 1895, by the Wrought Iron Bridge Co.
Through truss bridge over a branch of Dunkard Creek on TR 716 (Pumpkin Run Road)
Open to traffic

Purple People Bridge (Hamilton County, Ohio)
First built 1872 as a Whipple through truss bridge; reconstructed 1897; railroad service discontinued 1987; closed to road traffic 2001; rehabilitated and reopened to pedestrians 2003
Five-span through truss bridge over the Ohio River formerly carrying the Louisville & Nashville Railroad) and US 27 between Cincinnati and Newport
Open to pedestrian traffic only

Putah Creek Bridge (Napa County, California)
Built 1896, covered by Lake Berryessa 1957
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Putah Creek
Lost submerged intact

PVRR - Main Street Overpass (Hampden County, Massachusetts)
Built 1892, main span replaced post-1941 with 1907 girders, removed 2010
Lost Pony/through plate girder bridge over Main Street on Pioneer Valley RR (former NH Canal Line)
Removed; will eventually be replaced with a trail bridge

PW - Shetucket River Bridge (New London County, Connecticut)
Built 1890 for the Providence and Worcester Railroad
Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Shetucket River on Providence and Worcester Railroad
Open to traffic

Quaker Bridge (Mercer County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1898, bypassed approx 2006. Left in original location.
Bypassed Through truss bridge over Little Shenango River on PA 4006 (Williamson Road)
Bypassed and open only to pedestrians. Very good condition!

Quaker Bridge Road Bridge (Westchester County, New York)
Built 1894; rehabilitated 1994
Through truss bridge over Croton River on Quaker Bridge Road in Croton-on-Hudson
Open to traffic

Queen Anne Bridge (Prince George's County, Maryland)
Abandoned Pratt pony truss bridge over Patuxent River on Queen Anne Bridge Rd in Town of Queen Anne (Hardesty)
Abandoned

Quinsippi Island Bridge (Adams County, Illinois)
Built 1899 using 1867 Arches; Replaced on a new alignment 1961; Used by Narrow Gauge tourist trains until 1984, Coverted to road used after 1984; Repaired 2015-16
Plate girder swing bridge over Quincy Bay providing access to Quinsippi Island Park in Quincy
Open

Ray Cox Ditch 750 West Bridge (Tipton County, Indiana)
Built ca. 1910; replaced 2000
Lost pony truss bridge over Ray Cox Ditch on CR 750 W
Replaced by new bridge

RCP&E - Cheyenne River Bridge (Fall River County, South Dakota)
Built 1910 using Relocated 1898 Trusses
Pratt through truss bridge over Cheyenne River on Rapid City, Pierre & Eastern Railroad
Open to traffic

Read Township Stone Arch (Clayton County, Iowa)
Built 1899
Stone culvert bridge over Bente Branch on Harbor Road
Open to traffic

Red Bank Creek Bridge (Tehama County, California)
Built 1894, Rehab. 1978, Replaced 2001
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Red Bank Creek on Rawson Road in Red Bluff
Replaced by new bridge

Red Bridge (Franklin County, Kentucky)
Built 1896 by the King Bridge Co.; replaced by new bridge in 1980.
Abandoned pratt through truss bridge over Benson Creek on old KY 1005 (Devil's Hollow Rd.)
Abandoned

Red Bridge (New Haven County, Connecticut)
Bypassed 1963
Lenticular pony truss bridge over Quinnipiac River on Quinnipiac River Gorge Trail (Former Oregon Road)
Open to pedestrians

Red Bridge (Jasper County, Iowa)
Built ca. 1890
Through truss bridge over South Skunk River on Red Bridge Street
Closed to all traffic with north approach span collapsed.

Red Bridge (Polk County, Iowa)
Built 1891; One truss span lost due to collision with a shifted flatcar load 1945; Abandoned in 1995; Converted to trail use in 2006; Raised 2016-17
Pratt Through Truss Bridge over Des Moines River on Principal Riverwalk
Open to pedestrian traffic

Red Bridge 45-08-11 (Lamoille County, Vermont)
Built 1896; Reinforced 1897; Steel stringers added 1971
Kingpost through truss bridge over Sterling Brook on Cole Hill Road
Open to traffic

Red Mill Bridge (Cambria County, Pennsylvania)
Built ca. 1895 by the Variety Iron Works
Through truss bridge over North Branch Blacklick Creek on TR 459
Closed to all traffic.

Red Mountain Railroad Bridge (Stevens County, Washington)
Built 1896
Abandoned howe deck truss bridge over Little Sheep Creek on Abandoned Columbia & Red Mountain Railroad
Derelict/abandoned

Red Rock Bridge (San Bernardino County, California)
Built in 1890 as RR bridge, converted to car bridge 1947, Replaced 1966, Demolished 1978.
Lost Through truss bridge over Colorado River on US 66
Replaced by new I-40 bridge

Red Rock Bridge (Marion County, Iowa)
Built circa 1897-99, One span lost to flooding in 1944, Removed during the building of the Red Rock Dam (?).
Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge with Camelback format (5 slope) upper chords over the Des Moines River on Polk Street
Removed

Red Wing High Bridge (Goodhue County, Minnesota)
Built 1895; Replaced 1958
Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Mississippi River on US 63
Replaced by a new bridge

Reeds Bridge Road Bridge (Hampshire County, Massachusetts)
Built 1894 in Conway, MA and recently relocated to UMass Amherst to be resused as a pedestrian bridge in the future
Warren pony truss bridge
In storage

Renwick Road Bridge (Will County, Illinois)
Built ca.1890 by the Wrought Iron Bridge Company
Through truss bridge over Du Page River on Renwick Road
Open to one-lane traffic

Republican River Pegram Truss Bridge (Cloud County, Kansas)
Built 1893 by the Edge Moor Bridge Works of Wilmington, Delaware as a railroad bridge.
Three-span through truss bridge over Republican River on 190th Road (RS 566), northeast of Concordia
Open to traffic

Reyker Cloud Bridge (Ripley County, Indiana)
Built in 1892
Abandoned pratt through truss bridge over Big Creek on Old CR 1050S
Abandoned

Reynolds Road (Owen County, Indiana)
Built 1890
Lost Bedstead Pratt pony truss bridge over Beech Creek
Replaced by a new bridge

RGS - Bridge 46D (Old) (San Miguel County, Colorado)
Built 1892; 64' truss replaced by trestle 1910; 84' truss replaced by trestle 1920.
Howe deck truss bridge over Tributary of Ilium Flume on Rio Grande Southern Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

RGS - Bridge 46E (San Miguel County, Colorado)
Built 1892; Removed 1951
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Tributary of Ilium Flume on Rio Grande Southern Railroad
Removed

RI - Columbus Junction Railroad Bridge (Old) (Louisa County, Iowa)
Built 1895; Replaced 1910
Lost Quadrangular lattice through truss bridge on Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad
Replaced by new bridge

RI - Dry Branch Creek Bridge #2 (Des Moines County, Iowa)
Built 1898
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Dry Branch Creek on Private Pedestrian Path
Open to pedestrians

RI - Dry Branch Creek Bridge #3 (Des Moines County, Iowa)
Built 1898
Abandoned pony/through plate girder bridge over Dry Branch Creek on Abandoned Rock Island Railroad
Intact but closed to all traffic

RI - Eldon Rail Bridge (Old) (Wapello County, Iowa)
Built 1895; Replaced 1916
Lost Quadrangular lattice through truss bridge over Des Moines River on Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

RI - Hennepin Canal Bridge (Rock Island County, Illinois)
Built ca. 1895; Replaced in the late 60s/early 70s
Lost Bridge over Hennepin Canal on Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad
Replaced

RI - Lost Tributary of South Fork Middle River Bridge (Guthrie County, Iowa)
Built 1899
Lost Bridge over Tributary of South Fork Middle River on Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

RI - Moscow Bridge (Old) (Muscatine County, Iowa)
Built 1892, Replaced 1913
Lost Lattice through truss bridge over Cedar river on Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad
Replaced by new bridge

RI - Rock Creek Bridge (Cedar County, Iowa)
Built 1890 by BCR&N, taken over by Rock Island, Abandoned 1940, Partially washed out ca. 1944
Abandoned stone arch bridge over Rock Creek on former Railroad
Abandoned

Rice Bridge (Cloud County, Kansas)
Built 1899; restored 1990
Stone arch bridge at the east edge of Rice
Open to pedestrians only

Rich Valley Covered Bridge 35-61-40 (Noble County, Ohio)
Built 1895 over Olive Green Branch; Moved to Fairgrounds in 1970
Multiple Kingpost through truss bridge over Dry land
In Noble County Fairgrounds

Richard's Lenticular Bridge (Hartford County, Connecticut)
Built 1895;Lost to flooding in 1955
Lost Lenticular through truss bridge over Farmington River on Road
Destroyed by flooding

Richland Creek Tree Farm Road (Greene County, Indiana)
Built 1895; Replaced 1987
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over Richland Creek
Replaced by a new bridge

Ridge Pike Bridge (Montgomery County, Pennsylvania)
Built ca. 1895; rehabilitated 1910
Stone arch bridge over Sprogels Run on Ridge Pike in Pottsgrove
Open to traffic