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Lost during 1950s

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Rickard Road bridge(old US 42) (Union County, Ohio)
Lost Bridge over Big Darby Creek
Collapsed

Ringling Bridge (Sarasota County, Florida)
Built 1925; Replaced 1957
Lost Bridge over Sarasota Bay on SR-789
Replaced by a new bridge

River Street-West Branch Deleware River (Older) (Delaware County, New York)
Lost Through truss bridge over West Branch Deleware River on River Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Rock Creek Bridge (Barry County, Missouri)
Low Water Bridge inundated by Table Rock Lake
Bridge over Rock Creek on Rte F
Inundated

Rock Creek Covered Bridge (Coos County, Oregon)
Built 1919, Replaced 1954
Lost Howe through truss bridge over Rock Creek on Old OR 42
Replaced by new bridge

Rock Creek, Keasey Rd. (Columbia County, Oregon)
Lost Pony truss bridge over Rock Creek on Keasaey Road
Replaced by a new bridge in 1954

Rome Bridge (Henry County, Iowa)
Built 1886; Demolished 1958
Lost Parker through truss bridge over Skunk River on US 34
Replaced by a new bridge

Route 148 Flat Creek Bridge (Stone County, Missouri)
Bridge replaced in 1956 due to inundation of Table Rock Dam
Lost Warren pony truss with alternating verticals bridge over Flat Creek on Route 148
Demolished

Rte 86 Indian Creek Bridge (Stone County, Missouri)
Removed for construction of Table Rock Dam
Lost Slab bridge over Indian Creek on MO 86 (now MO H)
No longer exists

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

Rumsey Street Bridge (Seneca County, New York)
Built in the 1870s, replaced 1959
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Senca River on Rumsey Street
Replaced by a new bridge

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

Saco Bridge (Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1903
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Erie Railroad on Mount Cobb Road
Removed but not replaced

SAL - Savannah River Bridge (Chatham County, Georgia)
Built ca 1910; Replaced 1952 after a ship collision in 1951
Lost Through truss bridge over Savannah River on Seaboard Air Line Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Saline River US 70 Bridge (Sevier County, Arkansas)
Lost two-span pony truss bridge over Saline River on US 70 west of Dierks
Replaced by a new bridge in 1950

Saline River US 79 Bridge (Cleveland County, Arkansas)
Replaced 1956
Lost through truss bridge over Saline River on AR 3 (later US 79) south of Rison
Replaced by a new bridge

Salmon River Covered Bridge (Lincoln County, Oregon)
Lost Howe through truss bridge over Salmon River on Road 508
Demolished

San Joaquin River Bridge (Fresno County, California)
Replaced 1952
Lost Arch bridge over San Joaquin River on North Fork Road
Replaced by new bridge

Sandusky Street Bridge (Franklin County, Ohio)
Replaced in mid 50s when Columbus built a freeway on top
Lost Bridge over Scioto River on Sandusky Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Sandy Creek Route KK Bridge (Cape Girardeau County, Missouri)
Replaced by a culvert in 1955
Lost bridge over Sandy Creek on Route KK, east of Friedheim
No longer exists, but stone abutments still visible

Sarasota Pass Bridge (Old) (Manatee County, Florida)
Replaced 1956
Lost Through truss bridge over Sarasota Bay on Route 684
Demolished and replaced

Satilla River Bridge (Charlton County, Georgia)
Built 1929; Replaced 1956
Bridge over Satilla River on Burnt Fort Road Route 252
Replaced by a new bridge

Saxe Bridge (Wayne County, Illinois)
Replaced 1959
Lost Bridge over Little Wabash River on Ditch Bank Road
Replaced by new bridge on a new alignment

Schuyler State Aid Bridge (Colfax County, Nebraska)
Built 1917; replaced 1959
Lost Parker through truss bridge over Platte River on Road 11
Replaced by a new bridge

SCS - War Eagle Park Bridge (Woodbury County, Iowa)
Removed 1956
Lost Bridge over Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad on Sioux City Service Co.
Removed but not replaced

Second Lake Pend Oreille Bridge (Bonner County, Idaho)
Built 1934, replaced 1956
Bridge over Lake Pend Oreille River on 1st Street
No longer exists

Selvey Road - Mud Creek Bridge (Delaware County, Indiana)
Lost stringer bridge over Mud Creek on Selvey Road
Replaced by a new bridge in 1951

Seven Mile Creek Bridge - Older (Preble County, Ohio)
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Seven Mile Creek on OH 725
Replaced by a new bridge in 1956

Shawneetown Ferry (Gallatin County, Illinois)
Built 1809
Lost Ferry over Ohio River
No longer exists

Short Mountain Creek Bridge (Logan County, Arkansas)
Built 1928; replaced 1957
Pony truss bridge over Short Mountain Creek on AR 22
Demolished in 1957

Sipsey River Bridge (Fayette County, Alabama)
Lost Through truss bridge on County Road 49 over Sipsey River
Replaced by a new bridge in 1960

Sixteen-to-One Bridge (Boone County, Iowa)
Condemned 1947; Washed away 1954
Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Des Moines River on IA 164
Destroyed by flooding

Skagit River Bridge (Old) (Skagit County, Washington)
Built 19XX; Replaced 1959
Lost Warren through truss bridge over Skagit River on WA 9
Replaced by a new bridge

SN - Broadway Terrace Overpass (Alameda County, California)
Built 1936; Removed 1957
Lost Pony/through plate girder bridge over Broadway Terrace on Sacramento Northern Railway
Removed

SN - Chabot Road Overpass (Alameda County, California)
Built ?; Removed 1957
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Chabot Road on Sacramento Northern Railway
Removed

SN - Florence Avenue Trestle (Alameda County, California)
Built ?; Removed 1957
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Abandoned section of Florence Avenue on Sacramento Northern Railway
Removed

SN - Mountain Boulevard Overpass (Alameda County, California)
Built 1936; Removed 1957
Lost Pony/through plate girder bridge over Mountain Boulevard on Sacramento Northern Railway
Removed

SN - Snake Road Trestle (Alameda County, California)
Built ?; Removed 1957
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Snake Road on Sacramento Northern Railway
Removed, replaced with a footbridge

SN - Suisun Bay Ferry "Ramon" (San Francisco County, California)
Built 1915; Operations ceased 1954
Lost Ferry across Suisun Bay on Railroad (SN)
No Longer In Operation

SN - Thornhill Drive Overpass (Alameda County, California)
Built ?; Deck plate girder added ca 1930; Removed in 1957
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Thornhill Drive on Sacramento Northern Railway
Removed

Souris River Bridge (Bottineau County, North Dakota)
Collapsed on February 19, 1957 from weight of an oil tank truck
Lost Through truss bridge over Souris River on 103rd Street Northwest
Collapsed

South Carrollton Avenue Bridge (Orleans Parish, Louisiana)
Built 19XX; Removed 1951
Lost Pony/through plate girder bridge over New Basin Canal on South Carrollton Avenue & New Orleans Public Service Incorporated
Removed

South Fork American River Footbridge (El Dorado County, California)
Built 1918; Demolished 1957
Lost Bridge over South Fork American River on Pedestrian Pathway
Demolished

Southern Pacific-Golden Gate Ferries Limited Auto Ferries (San Francisco County, California)
Auto ferry service began 1909; Ferry service stopped in 1958.
Lost Ferry across San Francisco Bay carrying automobiles
No Longer In Operation

Southport Covered Bridge (Marion County, Indiana)
Built 1896
Lost Howe through truss bridge over Little Buck Creek on Southport Road
Replaced by a new bridge

SP - Cascade Summit Wye Tunnel (Klamath County, Oregon)
Built 1926
Lost Tunnel on Cascade Summit Wye Track
Collapsed

SP/PE - West Basin Bascule Bridge (Los Angeles County, California)
Built 1912; Removed 1955
Lost Warren baltimore through truss bascule bridge over West Basin/Turning Basin on Pacific Electric Railway/Southern Pacific Railroad
Removed

Spiral Bridge (Dakota County, Minnesota)
Built 1895, lost 1951
Lost Parker through truss bridge over Mississippi River
Lost

Sprague Street - Coldwater River Bridge (Branch County, Michigan)
Lost Pony truss bridge over Coldwater River on Sprague Street
Replaced by a new bridge in 1951

Spring River Swinging Bridge (Randolph County, Arkansas)
Built 1936 by the Works Progress Administration; destroyed by fire in 1951 under mysterious circumstances. Current bridge built 1992.
Lost swinging bridge over Spring River next to AR 361 between Black Rock and Old Davidsonville
Bridge destroyed, but some vestiges remain, including a standing tower, a fallen tower, some cables, and some approach piers

Springdale Covered Bridge 16-52-01x (Leavenworth County, Kansas)
Built ca. 1859; rehabilitated 1946; struck by lightning and burned 1958
Lost covered bridge over Stranger Creek near Springdale
No longer exists

Spy Run Avenue Bridge (Allen County, Indiana)
Built in 1888 by the Massillon Bridge Company
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over St. Marys River on Spy Run Avenue
No longer exists

SR 79-Gila River Bridge (Old) (Pinal County, Arizona)
Lost Bridge over Gila River on SR 79
Replaced by a new bridge

St. George Bridge (Pottawatomie County, Kansas)
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Kansas River on Former Jackson Street
Destroyed by flooding 1951

St. Paul Bridge (Howard County, Nebraska)
Built 1917; Replaced 1955
Lost Parker through truss bridge over South Loup River on US 281
Replaced by a new bridge

Stanwood Bridge (Snohomish County, Washington)
Built 1909; Replaced 1950
Lost Through truss bridge over Stillaguamish River on SR-532
Replaced by a new bridge

State Street Bridge (Albany County, New York)
Built 1913; Filled in 1955
Lost Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Albany Basin on State Street
Filled in

Stevens Creek Bridge (Macon County, Illinois)
Lost Through truss bridge over Stevens Creek
Collapsed

Stewart Avenue Bridge (Old) (Tompkins County, New York)
Built 1899; Replaced 1951
Lost Pratt deck truss bridge over Fall Creek on Stewart Avenue
Replaced by a new bridge

StJ&LC - Hardwick Covered Bridge (Caledonia County, Vermont)
Built 1909; Burned 1959
Lost covered Town lattice through truss bridge over Lamoille River on St. Johnsbury & Lamoille County Railroad
Destroyed by fire

Stone Bridge (Newport County, Rhode Island)
Built 1907; Damaged by Hurricane Carol 1954; Closed 1955; Replaced 1956
Lost Double leaf bascule bridge over Sakonnet River on Stone Bridge Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Story City Arch Bridge (Story County, Iowa)
Replaced 1952
Lost Closed-spandrel arch bridge over South Skunk River on Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Stroudwater River Bridge (Cumberland County, Maine)
Built ca. 1890's by the Berlin Iron Bridge Co., replaced in 1951
Lost Pony truss bridge over Stroudwater River on Spring Street in Portland
Replaced by a new bridge

Sylvan Beach Bridge (Old) (Oneida County, New York)
Built 1908; Replaced 1959
Lost Bridge over Barge Canal
No longer exists

Taft Bridge 45-13-31x (Windham County, Vermont)
Built 1874; Replaced 1952 and relocated to Massachusetts
Covered Town Lattice truss over Stickney Brook on modern US30
Replaced by a new bridge

TAS - Alafia River Bridge (Old) (Hillsborough County, Florida)
Built 1919; removed and replaced 1957
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Alafia River on Tampa Southern Railroad
No longer exists

Tavern Creek Route A Bridge (Miller County, Missouri)
Replaced 1958
Lost swinging bridge over Tavern Creek on Route A, northwest of St. Anthony
No longer standing, but west abutment and east anchor still visible

Taylor Road Bridge (Clinton County, Indiana)
Lost Through truss bridge over North Fork Creek
Collapsed

Taylor's Ferry Covered Bridge 37-34-01#3x (Washington County, Oregon)
Built 1918; Replaced 1955
Lost Howe through truss bridge over Tualatin River on West Side Highway
Replaced by a new bridge

Tenth Street Swing Bridge (St. Clair County, Michigan)
Replaced 1957
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Black River on 10th Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Terre Noire Creek AR 26 Bridge (Clark County, Arkansas)
Replaced 1954
Lost through truss bridge over Terre Noire Creek on AR 26
Replaced by a new bridge

Teter's Mill Bridge (Jackson County, Iowa)
Replaced 1952
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over North Fork Maquoketa River on Highway
Replaced by a new bridge

The Dalles-Dallesport Ferry (Wasco County, Oregon)
Built 1873 replaced 1954
Lost Ferry across Columbia River
Replaced by a new bridge

Three Locks Road - Stoney Creek Bridge (Ross County, Ohio)
Collapsed and replaced in 1954
Lost Pony truss bridge over Stoney Creek on Three Locks Road
Replaced by a new bridge in 1954

TMER&L - Wells Street Viaduct (Milwaukee County, Wisconsin)
Built 1892, removed 1961-62
Lost Deck truss bridge over Menomonee River on Wells Street/Milwaukee Electric Railway and Light Company in Milwaukee
Removed

TMER&L - West Junction Overpass (Milwaukee County, Wisconsin)
Built 1927 ; Removed ca 1951?
Lost Pony/through plate girder bridge over Chicago & North Western Railway on The Milwaukee Electric Railway & Light Co.
Removed

TN 242 - Chisolm Creek Bridge (Lawrence County, Tennessee)
Lost Through truss Bridge over Chisolm Creek on TN 242
Collapsed; replaced by new bridge in 1958

TN 88 - Forked Deer River Bridge (Lauderdale County, Tennessee)
Lost Through truss bridge over Forked Deer River on TN 88
Collapsed; replaced by new bridge in 1952

Troy Mills Bridge (Linn County, Iowa)
Built 1887; replaced 1950
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Wapsipinicon River on Troy Mills Road
Replaced by a new bridge

TS - Stanislaus River Bridge (Del Rio, Old) (Stanislaus County, California)
Built 1889 for another railroad, installed here 1912; Trusses replaced 1955
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Stanislaus River on Tidewater Southern Railway
Replaced by a new bridge

TX21 Angelina River Bridge (Older) (Nacogdoches County, Texas)
Built ?; Replaced 1956
Warren through truss bridge over Angelina River on TX 21
Replaced by a new bridge

TX21 Attoyac River Bridge (Old) (Nacogdoches County, Texas)
Built ?; Replaced 1958
Lost Warren through truss bridge over Attoyac River on TX 21
Replaced by a new bridge

TX21 Carrizo Creek Bridge (Old) (Nacogdoches County, Texas)
Built ?; Replaced 1954
Lost Warren through truss bridge over Carrizo Creek on TX 21
Replaced by a new bridge

Union Grove Bridge (Delaware County, New York)
Lost Pony truss bridge over Pepacton on Mill/Main
Destroyed by flooding

US 127 Bridge (Casey County, Kentucky)
Built 1910
Lost Through truss bridge over South Fork Creek on US 127
Collapsed. Replaced by new bridge.

US 27 Bridge (Lincoln County, Kentucky)
Lost Through truss bridge over Dix River
Collapsed. Replaced by new bridge.

US 27 Cumberland River Bridge (Old) (Pulaski County, Kentucky)
Construction began in 1930. Bridge opened in 1931. Replaced in 1950
Lost Through truss bridge over Cumberland River on US 27 at Burnside
Replaced by a new bridge

US 31 Pigeon Roost Creek Bridge (Scott County, Indiana)
Built 1923. Replaced in 1958 and again in 1980.
Lost pony truss bridge over Pigeon Roost Creek on US 31
Collapsed. Replaced by new bridge.

US 36 - Mill Creek Bridge (Union County, Ohio)
Built 1914, collapsed 1950
Lost Through truss bridge over Mill Creek on US 36
Collapsed; replaced by new bridge

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

US 42 - Little Miami River Bridge (Greene County, Ohio)
Damaged and repaired in 1952; replaced in 1955
Lost Through truss bridge over Little Miami River on US 42
Replaced by a new bridge

US 66 Fenton Bridge (St. Louis County, Missouri)
Replaced 1954
Lost Warren deck truss bridge over Meramec Rvr, Cst Yarnell on US 66
Replaced by new bridge

US12 Missouri River Bridge (Old) (Walworth County, South Dakota)
Built 1924; Replaced 1959
Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Missouri River on US 12
Demolished

US169 Des Moines River Marsh Arch Bridge (Kossuth County, Iowa)
Replaced 1954
Lost Marsh arch bridge over Des Moines River on Road
Replaced by a new bridge

US20 Boone River Bridge (Old) (Hamilton County, Iowa)
Built 1878-9; Struck 1949; Replaced 1950
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Boone River on US 20 (East 2nd Street)
Destroyed by collision

US30 Boyer River Bridge (Old) (Harrison County, Iowa)
Built 1917. Replaced 1952
Concrete deck girder bridge over Boyer River on US 30


US421 Yadkin River Bridge (Forsyth County, North Carolina)
Replaced 1953
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Yadkin River on US 421
Replaced by a new bridge

US61 Wapsi River Overflow Bridge (Old) (Scott County, Iowa)
Built 1922; Replaced 1958
Lost Warren pony truss bridge over Wapsipinicon River on US 61
Replaced by a new bridge

US62 Bennetts Ferry Bridge (Clay County, Arkansas)
Built 1928-29; Replaced 1956
Lost Through truss bridge over Black River on Us 62
Replaced by new bridge

US77 Platte River Bridge (Older) (Dodge County, Nebraska)
Built 1914; Replaced 1954
Lost Camelback through truss bridge over Platte River on US 77
Replaced by a new bridge