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IA48 East Nishnabotna River Bridge (Old) (Montgomery County, Iowa)
Built ?; Suffered irrepairable pier damage during flooding on July 1, 1958
Lost Bridge ober East Nishnabotna River on IA 48
Destroyed by flooding

IC - Parker City Bridge (Johnson County, Illinois)
Lost Bridge
No longer exists

IC - West Frankfort Overpass (Franklin County, Illinois)
Lost Girder bridge
Destroyed by fire

IER - Oakland Estuary Bridge (Alameda County, California)
Replaced 1951
Lost Through truss bridge over Oakland Estuary on Interurban Electric Railway
Replaced by a new bridge

Illinois Terminal/Wabash Overpass (Piatt County, Illinois)
Built 1928-9; Removed 1955
Lost Pony/through plate girder bridge over Wabash, later N&W Railway on Illinois Terminal Railroad
Removed but not replaced account of IT line abandonment

IN 38 - Greens Fork Bridge (Wayne County, Indiana)
Lost Parker through truss bridge over Greens Fork on IN 38
Replaced by a new bridge

Indian Lake Covered Bridge (Marion County, Indiana)
Built in 1889 by J.D. Torr & Company; replaced in 1958
Lost Howe through truss bridge over Indian Creek on Indian Lake Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Intracoastal Waterway Swing Bridge (Old) (Pinellas County, Florida)
Lost Through truss bridge over Intracoastal Waterway on Florida Route 688
No longer exists replaced 1958

Ionia Road - Thornapple River Bridge (Eaton County, Michigan)
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Thornapple River on Ionia Road
Replaced by a new bridge in 1957

Irons Fork AR 88 Bridge (Polk County, Arkansas)
Built 1907; Replaced 1955
Lost two-span through truss bridge over Irons Fork on AR 88 east of Mena
Replaced by a new bridge in 1955

Island Park Bridge (Elkhart County, Indiana)
Built in 1869 by Simon Degraff as part of a 2-span bridge over the St. Joseph's River in Bristol; this span relocated here in 1907; destroyed by a fallen tree in 1952.
Lost bowstring through truss bridge over Elkhart River at Island Park entrance
Destroyed by a fallen tree during a windstorm.

Jack's Mill Bridge (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

Jackson-Oregon Bridge (Winnebago County, Wisconsin)
Built 1919, Replaced 1956
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Fox River on Jackson Street/Oregon Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Jaynes Covered Bridge 35-21-05x (Delaware County, Ohio)
Built 1850
Lost Burr arch-truss bridge over Alum Creek on Bale Kenyan Road
Destroyed by arson fire in 1955

Jesse's Creek Bridge (Harlan County, Kentucky)
Lost Bridge over Cumberland River
Collapsed. Replaced by new bridge.

Jordan Creek Covered Bridge (Clay County, Indiana)
Built in 1871 by Muehler & Notter; replaced in 1959
Lost Burr arch-truss bridge over Jordan Creek on Bowling Green-Poland Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Jordan's Ford Bridge (Linn County, Iowa)
Built 1896; Replaced 1955
Lost Through truss bridge over Wapsipinicon River on Jordan's Grove Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Julietta Covered Bridge (Marion County, Indiana)
Built 1881
Lost Howe through truss bridge over Buck Creek on Vandergriff Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Kaskaskia River Bridge (Washington County, Illinois)
Built 1921; main span replaced 1957 with using existing approaches; entire bridge replaced 1996
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Kaskaskia River on IL 160/177 (was IL 15 at the time)
Replaced by new bridge

Kaskaskia River Bridge (Coles County, Illinois)
Lost Bowstring pony truss bridge over Kaskaskia River on Jackson Park
Collapsed

Kaw River Bridge at DeSoto (Johnson County, Kansas)
Collapsed in 1956, remover later
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Kansas River on Route 2
Replaced by a new bridge ca 1964

KCPS - Brush Creek Bridge (Old) (Jackson County, Missouri)
Replaced 1955
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Brush Creek on Kansas City Public Service Co. Sunset Hill Line
Replaced by a new bridge

Kilbourne Bridge (Delaware County, Ohio)
Lost Bridge over Alum Creek on SR 521
Gone

King's Mill Creek Bridge (McLean County, Illinois)
Lost Through truss bridge over King's Mill Creek
Collapsed

Kings River Bridge (Madison County, Arkansas)
Built 1925, Replaced 1954
Lost Deck Arch Bridge over Kings River on Old AR 68
Replaced by a new bridge

KY 11 Bridge (Lee County, Kentucky)
Built 1906
Lost Through truss bridge over North Fork of Kentucky River on KY 11
Collapsed. Replaced by new bridge in 1962

Lake Bloomington-Gridley Road Bridge (McLean County, Illinois)
Built 1889
Lost Through truss bridge over Mackinaw River
Destroyed by collision

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

Laketon Covered Bridge (Wabash County, Indiana)
Built in 1874 by the Smith Bridge Company; replaced in 1957
Lost Smith through truss bridge over Eel River on County Road 200 West
Replaced by a new bridge

Laredo International Bridge (Webb County, Texas)
Buiilt 1932; Destroyed 1954
Lost Open-spandrel arch bridge over Rio Grande on Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Lawe Street - Fox River Bridge (Old) (Outagamie County, Wisconsin)
Demolished and replaced in 1954 with a double leaf bascule bridge
Lost Through truss bridge over Fox River on South Lawe Street
Demolished

Limestone Street - Buck Creek Bridge (Clark County, Ohio)
Lost Through truss bridge over Buck Creek on Limestone Street
Collapsed; Replaced by a new bridge in 1957

Lincoln Highway Head Memorial Bridge (Greene County, Iowa)
Built 1914, Replaced 1956
Lost Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Buttrick Creek on Lincoln Highway
Replaced by a new bridge

Lincoln Way Squaw Creek Bridge (Old) (Story County, Iowa)
Built 1921, Replaced 1957
Lost Pony/through plate girder bridge over Squaw Creek on Lincoln Way
Replaced by new bridge

LIRR - Beach Channel Drawbridge (Queens County, New York)
Built 1892; Replaced 1956
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Beach Channel on Long Island Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

LIRR - Broad Channel Bridge (Queens County, New York)
Built 1880; Replaced 1956
Through truss bridge over Jamaica Bay on Long Island RR
Replaced by a new bridge

LIRR - North Ocean Avenue Overpass (Older) (Suffolk County, New York)
Built ca 1850; Replaced ca. 1951
Lost Brick arch bridge over North Ocean Avenue on Long Island Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Little Red River Bridge (White County, Arkansas)
Built 1909, Replaced 1958
Lost Suspension bridge over Little Red River on SH 110
Replaced by new bridge

Little Wabash River Bridge (Wayne County, Illinois)
Replaced 1958
Lost Bridge over Little Wabash River on CH 3
Replaced by a new bridge on a new alignment

Livermore Falls Bridge (Old) (Androscoggin County, Maine)
Built 1897, replaced in 1959
Lost Through truss bridge over Androscoggin River on Bridge Street in Livermore Falls
Replaced by a new bridge

Loda Bridge (Iroquois County, Illinois)
Built Circa 1900
Lost Pony truss bridge over Unnamed creek
Collapsed

Lone Rock Covered Bridge 37-10-22x (Douglas County, Oregon)
Built 1922, Bypassed 1954, Demolished 1958-59
Lost covered Howe through truss bridge over North Umpqua River on Glide - Rock Creek Road
Replaced by the 1954 Lone Rock Bridge

Long Beach Island Bridge (Ocean County, New Jersey)
Replaced 1958
Lost Through truss bridge over Little Egg Bay on Long Beach Boulevard
Replaced by a new bridge

Long Creek Bridge (Stone County, Missouri)
Removed for Table Rock Lake
Lost through truss bridge over Long Creek on Old MO 86
No longer exists

Long Tom River Bridge (Benton County, Oregon)
Built 1919; replaced 1954
Lost Polygonal Warren pony truss with all verticals bridge over Long Tom River on Pacific Highway
Replaced by a new bridge

Los Gatos Creek Bridge (Santa Clara County, California)
Replaced 1952
Bridge over Los Gatos Creek on Alma Bridge Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Lowell Covered Bridge (Bartholomew County, Indiana)
Built 1870
Lost Howe through truss bridge over Driftwood River on Lowell Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Lowry Avenue Bridge (Oldest) (Hennepin County, Minnesota)
Built 1905; Replaced 1958
Lost Camelback through truss bridge over Mississippi River on Lowry Avenue
Replaced by a new bridge

LVT - Aineyville Viaduct (Lehigh County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1913; Removed 1954
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Trout Creek on Lehigh Valley Transit Co.
Removed

Lyndale Avenue Bridge (Hennepin County, Minnesota)
Built 1919; Replaced 1957
Lost Warren deck truss bascule bridge over Minnesota River on Lyndale Avenue
Replaced by a new bridge

Lynnhaven Inlet Bridge (Virginia Beach, Virginia)
Built 1928; replaced 1958
Bridge over Lynnhaven Inlet on Virginia Route 60 Shore Drive
Replaced by a new bridge

Lyons & Fulton High Bridge (Clinton County, Iowa)
Built 1892; Two spans destroyed by storm in 1904, Lost 1956
Lost Through truss bridge over Mississippi River on Road
Replaced by new bridge

M&StL - Des Moines River Bridge (Tracy) (Mahaska County, Iowa)
Built 1907 using parts from the CBQ bridge at Plattsmouth, removed 1950
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over over Des Moines River on Railroad
Removed

M&StL - Muchakinock Creek Bridge (Beacon) (Mahaska County, Iowa)
Removed ca. 1950
Lost Girder bridge over Muchakinock Creek & Elm Street on Minneapolis & St. Louis Railway
Removed

M&StL/RI Overpass (Mahaska County, Iowa)
Removed in the 1950s
Lost Girder bridge over Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad on Minneapolis & St. Louis Railway
Removed but not replaced

Ma & Pa - Wash House Trestle (Baltimore County, Maryland)
Removed 1959
Deck plate girder bridge over Loch Raven Boulevard on Maryland & Pennsylvania Railroad
Removed

Ma & Pa - York Road Overpass (Baltimore County, Maryland)
Lost Pony/through plate girder bridge over York Road on Maryland & Pennsylvania Railroad
Removed but not replaced

Main Street Bridge (Monroe County, Wisconsin)
Replaced 1955
Lost Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Beaver Creek on Main Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Main Street Bridge (Old) (Linn County, Iowa)
Built 1876 by the Wrought Iron Bridge Company, Replaced 1957
Lost Bridge over Wapsipinicon River on Main Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Main Street Bridge (Old) (Linn County, Iowa)
Built 1910; Replaced 1956
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over East Big Creek on Main Street (Broadway Street)
Replaced by a new bridge

Main Street-Elkhorn River Bridge (Older) (Dodge County, Nebraska)
Lost Through truss bridge over Elkhorn River on Main
Replaced by a new bridge

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

Mash Hollow Bridge (Stone County, Missouri)
Removed for construction of Table Rock Lake
Lost bridge over Mash Hollow Table Rock Lake on MO 173 (Formerly MO 148)
Demolished

McGilvray Ferry Bridge (La Crosse County, Wisconsin)
Completed February 20, 1892, by the Clinton Bridge Co.; demolished 1954
Lost through truss bridge over Black River on Old McGilvray Road
Demolished after McGilvray Road was moved to a new alignment

McKain's Bridge (Washington County, Iowa)
Replaced 1957
Lost Through truss bridge over Skunk River on Road
Replaced by a new alignment

McKeown Bridge (Old) (Muscatine County, Iowa)
Built 1879; Replaced 1951
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Cedar River on Lord's Ferry Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Medicine Creek Bridge (Comanche County, Oklahoma)
Replaced 1959
Lost Through truss bridge over Medicine Creek on US 277
Replaced by new bridge

Mehaffey Bridge (Older) (Johnson County, Iowa)
Built 1896; Removed 1959
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Iowa River on Johnson County Road Y
Replaced by a new bridge

Meridian Street Bridge (Old) (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built ca. 1910; demolished 1950; replacement completed 1954
Lost Through truss bridge over Chelsea River on Meridian Street
Replaced by new bridge

Merimack River Hannah Dustin Drive Bridge (Merrimack County, New Hampshire)
Two through truss spans over Merrimack River on Hannah Dustin Drive
Removed but not replaced

Mill Creek Covered Bridge 37-10-20x (Douglas County, Oregon)
Built 1925, Replaced 1952
Lost Howe through truss bridge over Mill Creek on OR 38
Replaced by new bridge

Mill Street Bridge (Old) (Winnebago County, Wisconsin)
Built 1901; Replaced 1951
Lost Through truss bridge over Fox River on Mill Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Mill Street Bridge Menasha (Winnebago County, Wisconsin)
Built 1889
Lost Through truss bridge over North Branch Fox River
Removed but not replaced

Millers Creek Bridge (Cass County, Missouri)
Built 1923; rehabilitated (replaced) 1956
Slab bridge over Millers Creek on Peculiar Dr S (Old US 71)
Replaced by a new bridge

Millersburg Covered Bridge (Warrick County, Indiana)
Built in 1874 by P. Wiest; replaced in 1950
Lost Multiple Kingpost through truss bridge over Pigeon Creek on New Harmony Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Millport Bridge (Jackson County, Indiana)
Built in 1883 by the Indianapolis Bridge Company
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Muscatatuck River on IN 135
Replaced by a new bridge in 1955

Millport Covered Bridge 25-52-01x (Knox County, Missouri)
Built 1872 by William Hudson; collapsed ca. 1954 and replaced by a pony truss bridge
Lost covered bridge over Middle Fork Fabius River at Millport
No longer exists

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

MILW - Mendota Swing Bridge (Hennepin County, Minnesota)
Approach Spans built 1894, swing span built 1900; Removed 1957
Lost Warren through truss bridge over Minnesota River on Former Milwaukee Road
Removed but not replaced

MILW - Reads Landing Pontoon Bridge (Wabasha County, Minnesota)
Originally built 1882; Rebuilt 1890 and 1932 due to ice jams destroying portions of the bridge; Approaches destroyed by flooding and bridge removed 1951
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Mississippi River on Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad
Removed

MILW - US169 Overpass (Kossuth County, Iowa)
Replaced 1954
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over US 169 on Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

MILW/CNW Overpass (Dakota County, Minnesota)
Lost 1957
Lost Through truss bridge over Union Pacific Railroad on Former Milwaukee Road
Removed but not replaced

Mingo Creek Bridge (Tulsa County, Oklahoma)
Built ca. 1920; replaced with steel stringer bridge 1958
Lost Warren pony truss bridge over Mingo Creek on E. Pine Street in Tulsa
Replaced by new bridge

MKT - North Commercial Street Overpass (Cass County, Missouri)
Abandoned circa 1954
Abandoned bridge over N Commercial St on MKT Railroad
Removed but not replaced

MO 34 Old McKenzie Creek Bridge (Wayne County, Missouri)
Lost Through truss bridge over McKenzie Creek on MO 34
Replaced by a new bridge

Mohawk Trail Bridge (Franklin County, Massachusetts)
Replaced 1954
Lost Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Deerfield River on Mohawk Trail
Replaced by a new bridge

Monroe Overhead Bridge (Union County, North Carolina)
Built 1913
Lost Warren through truss with all verticals bridge over Monroe Railyard on N Church Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Moore Covered Bridge (Parke County, Indiana)
Built in 1909 by J.A. Britton; destroyed by flooding in 1957
Lost Burr arch-truss bridge over South Fork Little Raccoon Creek on County Road 350 North
Destroyed by flooding

Mormon Island Bridge (Sacramento County, California)
Built 1908; Inundated ca. 1955
Parker through truss bridge over South Fork American River on Road
Inundated

Morrison Street Bridge (2nd) (Multnomah County, Oregon)
Built 1905; Replaced 1958
Lost Through truss bridge over Williamette River on Morrisson Street
Replaced by a new bridge

MoseMann Bridge (Johnson County, Iowa)
Built 1904; Removed 1959
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Iowa River on Scales Bend Road
Removed

Mud Creek Covered Bridge (Marion County, Indiana)
Built 1882
Lost Multiple Kingpost through truss bridge over Mud Creek on Fall Creek Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Muddy Creek Bridge (Cumberland County, Illinois)
Lost Bridge over Muddy Creek
Destroyed by flooding

Muddy Creek Bridge (Hamilton County, Ohio)
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over Muddy Creek on Muddy Creek Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Mullica River Bridge (Old) (Atlantic County, New Jersey)
Replaced 1954
Lost Through truss bridge over Mullica River on New Jersey Route 9
No longer exists

Mystic Valley Parkway Bridge (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1906; replaced 1954
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Malden River on Mystic Valley Parkway MA 16
No longer exists

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

Needmore Road - Great Miami River Bridge (Montgomery County, Ohio)
Built after the flood of 1913 destroyed the previous bridge
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Great Miami River on Needmore Road
Replaced by a new bridge in 1956

Nelson Park Bridge (Macon County, Illinois)
Built 1922
Lost Deck truss bridge over Lake Decatur
No longer exists. Replaced by new bridge.

New Haven Bridge (Gallatin County, Illinois)
Built in 1895 by the Chicago Bridge Company
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Little Wabash River
No longer exists