Lost 1953

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Antoine Bridge (Pike County, Arkansas)
Lost through truss bridge over Antoine River on AR 26 near Antoine
Replaced in 1953 by a new bridge

Bay Farm Island Bridge (Old) (Alameda County, California)
Replaced 1953
Lost Polygonal Warren through truss bridge over San Leandro Bay on Bay Farm Island
Replaced by a new bridge

Brighton Bridge (Washington County, Iowa)
Replaced 1953
Lost Pennsylvania Petit through truss bridge over Skunk River on Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Brooklyn Bridge (Mercer County, Kentucky)
Built 1871, collapsed on November 20, 1953, replaced in 1955
Lost Through truss bridge over Kentucky River on US 68 west of Wilmore
Replaced by new bridge

Campbell Avenue Railroad Bridge (New Haven County, Connecticut)
Built 1909 replacing a wooden deck truss; demolished 1953
Lost Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Campbell Avenue on New Haven Railroad
Removed but not replaced

Canton Bridge (Columbiana County, Ohio)
Replaced 1953
Lost Deck truss bridge over Little Beaver Creek & Greenway (Former Railroad) on US 30
Replaced by a new bridge

Chamberlain Pontoon Bridge (Brule County, South Dakota)
Built & removed 1953
Lost Bailey pony truss bridge over Missouri River on US16
Removed

Indian Creek Canal Bridge (Miami-Dade County, Florida)
Replaced 1953
Lost Bridge over Indian Creek Canal on Comp Sr-112
Replaced by new bridge

Jack's Mill Bridge 13-36-02 #2x (Henderson County, Illinois)
Built 1846 by William Smith
Lost covered bridge over Henderson Creek on IL 164 (formerly IL 94A) east of Oquawka
No longer exists

Lake Champlain Bridge (Old) (Grand Isle County, Vermont)
Built 1886 by Vermont Construction Co.; Replaced in 1953
Lost Double Intersection Warren through truss bridge over Camplain Lake on Route 2
No longer exists

Marysville Pike Bridge (2) (Delaware County, Ohio)
Concrete arch bridge, built in 1913, replaced in 1953
Lost Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Scioto River on US 36
Replaced by a new bridge

MILW - Chamberlain Swing Bridge (Brule County, South Dakota)
Built 1923; Replaced 1953
Lost Warren through truss bridge over Missouri River on Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Narowsburg Toll Bridge (Sullivan County, New York)
Built 1899; Replaced 1953
Lost Bridge over Delaware River
Replaced by a new bridge

NYC - Cuyahoga River Bascule Bridge (Cuyahoga County, Ohio)
Built 1901; Replaced 1953
Lost Warren through truss bridge over Cuyahoga River on Cleveland Columbus Chicago & St Louis RR
Replaced by a new bridge

Old Bay St. Louis Bridge (Hancock County, Mississippi)
Built 1928, replaced 1954 and demolished soon thereafter.
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Bay St Louis on US-90
Replaced by a new bridge

Older FM 486 Little River Bridge (Milam County, Texas)
Replaced 1953
Lost Through truss bridge over Little River on Fm 486
Replaced by new bridge

Ouachita River AR 27 Bridge (Montgomery County, Arkansas)
Lost through truss bridge over the Ouachita River on AR 27
No longer exists

Peru Swing Bridge (LaSalle County, Illinois)
longest single span structure in Illinois when completed in 1870
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Illinois River on Route 251
No longer exists

PRCo - Finleyville Trestle (Washington County, Pennsylvania)
Removed c1953 when Charleroi line abandoned
Lost Pony/through plate girder bridge over B&O RR on Pittsburgh Railways (abandoned)
Removed but not replaced

Rubidoux Bridge (Riverside County, California)
Built 1928; Replaced 1953
Lost closed-spandrel arch bridge over Santa Ana River on Route 60
Removed but not replaced; Remains can be found at Carlson Park

RUT - Chatham High Bridge (Columbia County, New York)
Removed following abandonment in 1953
Lost Pratt deck truss bridge over Stony Kill on Rutland Railroad
Removed but not replaced

US 40 Auxvasse Creek Bridge (Callaway County, Missouri)
Removed in 1953 and relocated to US 54 Auxvasse Creek crossing
Lost Deck truss bridge over Auxvasse Creek on US 40
Removed but not replaced

Vermillion River Ghost Bridge (Livingston County, Illinois)
Lost Bridge over Vermillion River on Abandoned alignment E2700N Rd
Destroyed by flooding

Webster Street Drawbridge (Old) (Alameda County, California)
Built 1898 replaced 1953
Pratt through truss bridge over Oakland Harbor on Webster Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Westcott Street Bridge (Old) (Woodbury County, Iowa)
Destroyed 1953
Lost Steel stringer bridge over Floyd River on Wescott Street
Destroyed by flooding

Yankee Street Covered Bridge 35-21-06x (Delaware County, Ohio)
Built 1859; collapsed 1953 by a truck carrying coal
Lost Burr arch-truss bridge over Big Walnut Creek on Sunbury Road
Collapsed