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Built during 1890s

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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

Riley Creek Bridge (Republic County, Kansas)
Built 1899 by the Wrought Iron Bridge Co. Bypassed by new bridge.
Pratt through truss bridge over Riley Creek on Old County Road 170
Closed to all traffic

Riley Lake Bridge (Randolph County, Illinois)
Built 1893; bypassed 1979
Derelict through truss bridge over Riley Creek on Kaskaskia Street (FAS 861) north of Fort Kaskaskia State Park
Abandoned on private property, but appears to be intact

Ripson Bridge (Bond County, Illinois)
Built 1895, bypassed by a new bridge in 1988
Pratt through truss bridge over Shoal Creek on TR 63 / Ripson Bridge Road
Open to pedestrians

River Junction Bridge (Washington County, Iowa)
Built 1894
Lost Through truss bridge over Iowa River on North Street
Removed

River Street Bridge (Winnebago County, Illinois)
Built 1898
Pony truss bridge over South Kinnikinnick Creek on River Street in Roscoe
Refurbished. Being used for pedestrian traffic only

Riverbend Park Trail Bridge (Hancock County, Ohio)
Moved in August 2009
Through truss bridge over dry ditch on Riverbend Park Trail
Formerly TR241 Bridge over Blanchard River. Moved 1/8 mile east.

Riveredge Park Bridge (Washington County, Wisconsin)
Built 1896; Retired to pedestrian-only use in 1973
Bedstead pony truss bridge over Rock River on Rock River Drive in Town of Addison
Replaced by an ugly MOB

Riverside Trail - Small Stream Bridge (Washington County, Iowa)
Built 1890
Closed-spandrel brick arch bridge over a Small Stream on Riverside Trail
Open to pedestrians only

RJCM - Cumberland River Swing Bridge (Montgomery County, Tennessee)
Built 1891 by the Pencoyd Bridge & Construction Co.
Swing through truss bridge over Cumberland River on R.J. Corman Railroad/Memphis Line at Clarksville
Open to traffic

Robb Creek Bridge (Gibson County, Indiana)
Built in 1891 by the Indiana Bridge Company; replaced in 1989.
Lost Bedstead Warren pony truss bridge over Robb Creek on C.R. Thomas Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Robert's Ferry Bridge (Johnson County, Iowa)
Built 1891
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Iowa River on Robert's Ferry Road
Replaced on a new alignment

Rochester-Monaca Bridge (Older) (Beaver County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1896; Replaced 1930
Lost Bridge over Ohio
Replaced by a new bridge

Rock Creek Bridge Tower Road (Warren County, Indiana)
Built 1894, replaced in 1999
Lost pony truss bridge over Rock Creek on Tower Road
Replaced by new bridge

Rock Creek CR 200N Bridge (Wells County, Indiana)
Built ca. 1890
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over Rock Creek on County Road 200 North
Replaced by a new bridge

Rock Cut Bridge (Older) (Fayette County, Iowa)
Built 1897; Replaced 1937
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over Railroad (MILW) on Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Rock Island Bridge (Pulaski County, Arkansas)
Built 1899 by the Choctaw and Memphis Railroad; lift span added 1972
Vertical-lift railroad bridge over the Arkansas River in Little Rock at the Clinton Presidential Library. Open to pedestrians.
Rehabilitation complete. Open for pedestrian traffic as of 10-01-11.

Rock Island Bridge (Washington County, Minnesota)
Built 1894; closed to traffic in 1999; swing span plus all but two remaining spans demolished in May 2010; two remaining spans converted into pedestrian pier, which included the addition of truss spans on Dakota side in Nov. 2010, reopened in 2011
Abandoned through truss swing bridge over the Mississippi River at St. Paul Park
Open to pedestrians

Rock Island Trail - Spoon River Bridge (Stark County, Illinois)
Built Ca. 1899
Through truss bridge over Spoon River on Rock Island Trail (former Peoria & Rock Island RR) NW of Wyoming
Open to pedestrians

Rock Run Road Bridge (Sullivan County, Pennsylvania)
Built in 1897 by the Horseheads Bridge Co., rehabilitated 1983
Pratt through truss bridge over Loyalsock Creek on Rock Run Road (TR 346)
Open to traffic

Rocky River Viaduct (Medina County, Ohio)
Built 1890
Deck plate girder bridge over Rocky River on W&LE Medina Branch Railroad, AC&Y Medina Loop
Open to traffic

Roddy Road Covered Bridge 20-10-02 (Frederick County, Maryland)
Built 1892; rehabilitated 1995
Kingpost through truss bridge over Owens Creek on Roddy Road
Open to traffic

Rodgers Bridge (Washington County, Pennsylvania)
Built ca. 1890
Pony truss bridge over Buffalo Creek on TR 487
Open to traffic

Rogue's Ford Bridge (Rabun County, Georgia)
Built in 1895
Lost through truss bridge over the Chattooga River, next to US 76
Removed

Roley School Covered Bridge 35-23-49 (Fairfield County, Ohio)
Built in 1899 to span canal near Baltimore, later moved to Roley Road, moved to fairgrounds in 1974.
Multiple Kingpost through truss bridge in Lancaster
Open to pedestrians

Roley School House Covered Bridge 35-23-49 (Fairfield County, Ohio)
Built 1899 .5 miles north of Baltimore, Ohio over a tributary of Paw-Paw Creek
Multiple Kingpost through truss bridge over Dry land
Was In Lancaster County Fairgrounds until it blew down 4/2/16.

Romeo Road Bridge (Will County, Illinois)
Built 1899 on romeo road across Chicago S&S Canal; closed to traffic 1992; relocated in 1998 to neighboring trail.
Relocated through truss swing bridge over marsh on Centennial Trail.
Open to Pedestrians

Roosevelt Drive Bridge (Waukesha County, Wisconsin)
Built 1899; Replaced 1996
Lost Stone arch bridge over Menomonee River on Roosevelt Drive
Replaced by new bridge

Rosedale Road Bridge (Linn County, Iowa)
Built ca. 1890
Through truss bridge over Indian Creek on Rosedale Road in Cedar Rapids
Open to traffic

Rough Hollow Bridge (Hickory County, Missouri)
Built 1890-91 by the Wrought Iron Bridge Co. at Hermitage; relocated here in 1932
Through truss bridge over Pomme de Terre River on CR 281 north of Hermitage, between Route Y and Route U
Open to traffic

Roundup Bridge (Musselshell County, Montana)
Built 1893-94 by the Hewett Bridge Co.; relocated in 1911
Wooden through truss bridge over Musselshell River on CR 118
Closed to all traffic and abandoned

RRVT - Adel Rail Bridge (Dallas County, Iowa)
Built 1899 for Milwaukee Road in Oxford Junction; Relocated here 1949
Pratt pony truss bridge over Raccoon River on Racoon River Valley Trail
Open to pedestrians only

RRVT - Raccoon River Bridge (Near Jefferson) (Greene County, Iowa)
Built 1894, Approach Spans added 1902 and 1914
Pratt through truss bridge over Raccoon River on Raccoon River Valley Trail
Open to pedestrians

Russell Bridge (Clay County, South Dakota)
Built ca. 1890 by the King Bridge Co.
Through truss bridge over Clay Creek Ditch on 314th Street, 3.5 mi. north and 3.2 mi. west of Vermillion in Spirit Mound Township
Intact but closed to all traffic

RUT - Lake Champlain Swing Bridge #2 (Grand Isle County, Vermont)
Built 1899 by Edgemoor Bridge Works; Demolished 1965
Lost Lattice through truss bridge over Lake Champlain (The Gut) on Rutland Railroad
Removed

RUT - Lake Champlain Swing Bridge #3 (Grand Isle County, Vermont)
Built 1899 by Edgemoor Bridge Works; Demolished 1965
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Lake Champlain (Carry Bay) on Rutland Railroad
Removed

SA&AP - Nueces Bay Causeway (Old) (Nueces County, Texas)
Built ca. 1896, Replaced ca. 1913
Lost Howe through truss swing bridge over Nueces Bay on San Antonio & Aransas Pass Railway
Replaced by a new bridge

Saco River Covered Bridge 29-02-03 (Carroll County, New Hampshire)
Built 1890; rehabilitated 1989
Two-span covered Paddleford through truss bridge over Saco River on East Side Road in Conway
Open to traffic

Sacramento Street Underpass (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1897
Steel stringer bridge over pedestrian tunnel on MBTA Fitchburg Line
Open to traffic

Salamonie River CR 300S Bridge (Jay County, Indiana)
Built 1893
Lost Girder bridge over Salamonie River on County Road 300 South
Replaced by a new bridge

Salamonie River CR 450N Bridge (Jay County, Indiana)
Built 1895; replaced 1992
Lost through truss bridge over Salamonie River on County Road 450 North
Replaced by new bridge

Salisbury Bridge (Meeker County, Minnesota)
Built 1899 by the Hewett Bridge Co.
Through truss bridge over North Fork Crow River on CR 362
Closed to traffic after an accident in November 2010; fate uncertain

Salt Creek Bridge (Tama County, Iowa)
Built 1897; rehabilitated 1935
Through truss bridge over Salt Creek on 285th Street
Intact but closed to all traffic

Salt Creek Bridge (Seminole County, Oklahoma)
Built as a railroad bridge in 1886, rebuilt in 1947 (widened) as a road bridge.
Through truss bridge over Salt Creek on OK 9A. Originally a railroad span built in 1886, was adapted to road use and installed in 1947.
Intact but closed to all traffic

Salt Fork Bridge (Vermilion County, Illinois)
Built 1899; replaced 1994
Lost Through truss bridge over Salt Fork Vermilion River on TR 6A
Replaced by new bridge

Sample's Crossing Bridge (Fergus County, Montana)
Built 1899 by the King Bridge Co.; replaced by new bridge in 1948 but allowed to remain standing
Lost pin-connected Parker through truss bridge over Judith River on Route 81
No longer exists

Sand Creek Bridge (Decatur County, Indiana)
Built 1891; replaced 1994
Lost through truss bridge over Sand Creek on CR 620 S
Replaced by new bridge

Sand Creek CR 60E Bridge (Decatur County, Indiana)
Built ca. 1890; replaced 1998
Lost stone arch bridge over Sand Creek on CR 60 E at 280S-50E
Replaced by new bridge

Sand Creek-Old CR 150W Bridge (Jennings County, Indiana)
Built in 1897 by Lafayette Bridge Co. and probably abandoned when new SR3 bridge was built in 1935.
Abandoned pratt through truss bridge over Sand Creek most likely on former route of State Road 3
Abandoned

Sand Lick Creek Bridge #2 (Fleming County, Kentucky)
Built 1893
Lost Pony truss bridge over Sand Lick Creek on Ky-01013-0
Replaced by new bridge

Sandusky River Bridge (Seneca County, Ohio)
Built 1897; rehabilitated 1986; damaged and removed 1996
Lost through truss bridge over Sandusky River on CR 33
Replaced by a new bridge

Sandy Hook Bridge (Fairfield County, Connecticut)
Built 1890
Pratt through truss bridge over Pootatuck River on Dayton Street
Open to pedestrians only

Sarvis Fork Covered Bridge 48-18-01 (Jackson County, West Virginia)
Built 1890; rehabilitated 2000
Burr arch-truss bridge over Left Fork of Sandy Creek on County Route 21/15
Open to traffic

Sawdon Ridge Road Bridge (Dearborn County, Indiana)
Built in 1891 by the Indiana Bridge Company; replaced in 1987
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over Brushy Fork on Sawdon Ridge Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Sayre Walkbridge (Bradford County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1896; Removed 1987.
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Lehigh Valley Railway on Pedestrian Pathway
Removed

Schenley Drive Bridge (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1896; rehabilitated 1994
Steel arch bridge over CSX Railroad and Boundary Street on Schenley Drive in Pittsburgh
Open to traffic

Schneider's Ford Bridge (Cole County, Missouri)
Built 1897-98 by the Youngstown Bridge Co.; rehabilitated 1979; replaced 1988
Lost through truss over Moreau River on Bald Hill Road, southeast of Jefferson City
Replaced by a concrete bridge

Schramm Creek Bridge (Bayfield County, Wisconsin)
Built 1892
Stone arch bridge over Schramm Creek on Moonshine Alley Road
Open to traffic

Schreyer Covered Bridge 35-23-27 (Fairfield County, Ohio)
Built 1891, moved in 1987 to Schreyer farm on Basil Road.
Multiple Kingpost through truss bridge
Open to pedestrians

Schwaben Creek Bridge (Northumberland County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1897; rehabilitated 1973
Pratt Pony Truss bridge over Schwaben Creek on T-454 (Line Road)
Open to traffic

Schwendeman Covered Bridge 35-84-20 (Noble County, Ohio)
Built 1894 moved 1967, relocated 1994
Multiple Kingpost through truss bridge on Dry land
Intact but closed to all traffic

Scofield Road Overpass (Dodge County, Wisconsin)
Built Prior to 1891, Moved to this location and reinforced in 1891; Rebuilt 1910 for highway use; Removed circa 1996, Reused in 2006 at Astico County Park
Double-intersection Warren pony truss bridge over Union Pacific Railroad (Formerly Chicago & Northwestern) on Scofield Road near Lebanon
Relocated

Scott Bridge (Washington County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1895; rehabilitated ca. 1955
Pony truss bridge over Millers Run on Galati Road (TR 608) in Cecil
Demolished for no reason.

Scott Highway Bridge (Lenawee County, Michigan)
Built 1897; Closed 1989; Replaced 1998
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Black Creek on Scott Hwy near Blissfield
Replaced by new bridge

SE 9th Street Bridge (Polk County, Iowa)
Built 1871 at Walnut Street, Relocated here 1891; Abandoned 1934; Removed 1941
Lost Bowstring through truss bridge over Des Moines River on SE 9th Street
Removed

Second Carver Railroad Bridge (Carver County, Minnesota)
Built 1895
Lost Lattice through truss bridge over Minnesota River on Former Minneapolis & St. Louis Railway
Replaced by a new bridge

Seffens Bridge (Franklin County, Massachusetts)
Built 1894; reconstructed 1984; donated to UMass and replaced 2003-6
Lost pony truss bridge over South River on Reeds Bridge Road in Conway
Donated to UMass Amherst and reused on a university road

Selby Avenue Bridge (Ramsey County, Minnesota)
Built 1890; modified 1960; closed to trafic in 1989; replaced 1993
Lost skewed through truss bridge over the Soo Line Railroad and Ayd Mill Road on Selby Avenue
Replaced by new bridge

Selma Bridge (Van Buren County, Iowa)
Built 1897; Replaced 1977
Lost Parker through truss bridge over Des Moines River on Bridge Street
Replaced by a new bridge

SEPTA - Midvale Avenue Overpass (Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1893
Stone arch bridge over Midvale Avenue on Septa in Philadelphia, PA
Open to traffic

Settles Bridge (Forsyth County, Georgia)
Built 1896; abandoned 1950's
Abandoned pratt through truss bridge over Chattahoochee River on former Settles Bridge Road
Abandoned

Shanley Road Bridge (Elk County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1891; replaced 2004; demolished 2007
Lost two-span through truss bridge over Clarion River on Shanley Road (TR 308)
Replaced by a new bridge

Shawnee Park Bridge (Jefferson County, Kentucky)
Built 1899
Brick arch bridge over an unnamed creek on River Park Dr.
Open to traffic

Shelly Bridge (Siskiyou County, California)
Built 1899, Closed to Traffic 1982
Through truss bridge over Shasta River on Anderson Grade Road
Closed to all traffic

Shepherd Bridge (Marshall County, West Virginia)
Built 1897; demolished 2010
Through truss bridge over Fish Creeek on CR 74
Replaced by a new bridge

Sherman Street- St Joseph River (Old) (Elkhart County, Indiana)
Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over St Joseph River on Sherman Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Shermans Creek Bridge (Perry County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1899; rehabilitated 1940, 1978, and 1993
Pony truss bridge over Shermans Creek on PA 3009
Intact but closed to all traffic. Damaged by car impact.

Sideling Hill Creek Bridge (Washington County, Maryland)
Built 1890; rehabilitated 2002
Girder bridge over Sideling Hill Creek on Pearre Road
Open to traffic

Silver Creek Bridge (Cowley County, Kansas)
Built ca. 1890
Two-span stone arch bridge over Silver Creek, 3 miles south and 1 mile east of Tisdale
Open to one-lane traffic

Simpson Bridge (Muscatine County, Iowa)
Built 1895; Removed 1941
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Cedar River on Lucas Grove Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Simpson Creek Bridge (Jay County, Indiana)
Built ca.1895
Abandoned bedstead Pratt pony truss bridge over Simpson Creek on Abandoned section of CR 500S
Abandoned

Simpson Creek Bridge (Fayette County, Indiana)
Built 1899
Lost Bedstead Pratt pony truss bridge over Simpson Creek on County Road 500 East
Replaced by a new bridge