Top Ranked Missouri Bridges

Warsaw Upper Bridge (Benton County, Missouri)
Rated 99% with 2 votes
Swinging bridge over Osage River on MO 7 (formerly Route A) in Warsaw
Open to pedestrians only
Built 1928 by Joseph Dice; closed to traffic in 1979; rehabilitated 2007
Cox Ford Bridge (Caldwell County, Missouri)
Rated 99% with 2 votes
Lost wrought iron through truss bridge over Shoal Creek on Bonanza Road
Caldwell County removed bridge and has it in storage.
Built 1888 by the King Iron Bridge Co.
Carroll County Road 314 Bridge (Carroll County, Missouri)
Rated 99% with 2 votes
Through truss bridge over the BNSF Railway on CR 314
Open to traffic
Built ca. 1895 by the Edge Moor Bridge Works; later relocated here
Imhoff Road Bridge (Cooper County, Missouri)
Rated 99% with 3 votes
Two-span through truss bridge over Lamine River on Imhoff Road
Closed to traffic
Built 1908 by Kansas City Bridge Co.
Lamine River MO 41 Bridge (Cooper County, Missouri)
Rated 99% with 4 votes
Lost through truss bridge over Lamine River on MO 41
Replaced by a new bridge
Built 1933 replacing the 1907 Turley Bridge; demolished July 2014
Kaiser Hill Road Bridge (Franklin County, Missouri)
Rated 99% with 2 votes
Stone arch bridge over Pin Oak Creek on Kaiser Hill Road, just south of MO 100, west of New Haven
Open to traffic
River Road Bridge (Greene County, Missouri)
Rated 99% with 2 votes
Preserved through truss bridge over James River on River Road (Old US 60/65) in Springfield
Open to pedestrians only as part of a city walking trail, but could still handle vehicular traffic
Built 1922-23 by contractor M.E. Gillioz; bypassed by new bridges on US 60 in 1953 and US 65 in 1960
KCS - Glasgow Bridge (Howard County, Missouri)
Rated 99% with 3 votes
Four-span through truss railroad bridge over the Missouri River on the Kansas City Southern Railway
Open to traffic
Built 1900
US61B Wyaconda River Bridge (Lewis County, Missouri)
Rated 99% with 2 votes
Through truss bridge over Wyaconda River on Route B in La Grange
Replaced by a new bridge
Built 1932
Cuivre River State Park Bridge No. 5 (Lincoln County, Missouri)
Rated 99% with 2 votes
Three-span stone arch bridge over a branch of Little Sugar Creek on MO 147 in Cuivre River State Park
Open to one-lane traffic
Built ca. 1938 by the Civilian Conservation Corps
Theodosia Bridge (Ozark County, Missouri)
Rated 99% with 3 votes
Ten-span through truss bridge over Little North Fork White River (arm of Bull Shoals Lake) on US 160 near Theodosia
Open to two-lane traffic
Built 1951-52; Refurbished 2016
Eighteenth Street Bridge (St. Louis, Missouri)
Rated 99% with 2 votes
Lost through truss on Eighteenth Street over the railroad tracks just south of the US 40/I-64 viaduct and Union Station
Replaced by a new bridge
Built 1908-1910 by the American Bridge Co., reusing piers and abutments from a previous deck truss bridge constructed in 1882. Closed to traffic June 20, 1983, but remained open to pedestrians. Replaced by a new four-lane bridge in 1986.
Twenty-First Street Bridge (St. Louis, Missouri)
Rated 99% with 2 votes
Lost three-span through truss bridge over the railroad tracks on 21st Street south of Highway 40
Demolished but never replaced
Built 1892 by the City of St. Louis. Closed to traffic in 1976 and demolished after 1984
Papinville Bridge (Bates County, Missouri)
Rated 98% with 2 votes
Through truss bridge over Marais des Cygnes River just west of Papinville
Open to pedestrians only
Built 1884 by the Kansas City Bridge & Iron Co.; bypassed by new bridge in 1996
Old Appleton Bridge (Cape Girardeau County, Missouri)
Rated 98% with 4 votes
Wrought-iron through truss bridge over Apple Creek on Main Street in Old Appleton
Open to pedestrians and bicyclists only
Built 1879 by H.W. Sebastian & Co. of St. Louis; washed away by flash flood on December 3, 1982; reconstructed 2005
MKT - Boonville Railroad Bridge (1st) (Cooper County, Missouri)
Rated 98% with 3 votes
Lost through truss swing bridge over the Missouri River on the MKT Railroad at Boonville
Replaced by a new bridge
Built 1873-74 by the American Bridge Works. under W.G. Coolidge. Opened to railroad traffic Jan. 10, 1874. Rehabilitated 1883-84 by Kellogg and Maurice, of Athens, Pennsylvania.
Shackelford Bridge (Cooper County, Missouri)
Rated 98% with 3 votes
Through truss bridge over Lamine River on Shackelford Bridge Road
Open to traffic
Built 1913 by Kansas City Bridge Co.
Bieker Road Bridge (Franklin County, Missouri)
Rated 98% with 3 votes
Abandoned stone arch bridge over DuBois Creek on Bieker Road, southeast of Washington
Closed to traffic
Bypassed 1987
Fenton Creek Bridge (Franklin County, Missouri)
Rated 98% with 2 votes
Abandoned deck truss bridge over Fenton Creek just off Route V at Union
Closed to all traffic
Alanthus Grove Bridge (Gentry County, Missouri)
Rated 98% with 2 votes
Through truss bridge over Grand River on 285th Street
Open to traffic
Built ca. 1920; rehabilitated or reconstructed in 1996(?)
Hoblett Bottom Bridge (Johnson County, Missouri)
Rated 98% with 3 votes
Abandoned through truss bridge over Blackwater River on NE 501st Road
Intact but with the abutment on the south washed out.
Built 1929 by the Standard Bridge Co.
Long Branch CR 819 Bridge (Monroe County, Missouri)
Rated 98% with 2 votes
Pony truss bridge over Long Branch on CR 819
Open to traffic
Built ca. 1910
Messner Branch CR 149 Bridge (Shelby County, Missouri)
Rated 98% with 2 votes
Pony truss bridge over Messner Branch of Salt River on CR 149
Open to traffic
Built ca. 1910
Kissee Mills Bridge (Taney County, Missouri)
Rated 98% with 2 votes
Through truss bridge over Beaver Creek (arm of Bull Shoals Lake) on US 160 east of Kissee Mills
Open to two-lane traffic
Built 1953 in conjunction with the creation of Bull Shoals Lake
Lake Taneycomo Bridge (Taney County, Missouri)
Rated 98% with 4 votes
Five-span open-spandrel arch bridge over Lake Taneycomo (White River) on MO 76/Business US 65 at Branson
Open to traffic
Built 1931 by Fred Luttjohann, replacing an earlier truss bridge; Refurbished 2011
Schell City Bridge (Vernon County, Missouri)
Rated 98% with 3 votes
Lost through truss bridge over Osage River on Rockville Road/Old River Road north of Schell City
The remaining structure of the bridge collapsed between February 7-21, 2012.
Built 1900; partially collapsed ?; completely collapsed Feb. 2012
Sarah Street Bridge (St. Louis, Missouri)
Rated 98% with 2 votes
Lost concrete rigid frame bridge over I-64/Vandeventer Avenue Ramp on Sarah Street
Replaced by a new bridge
Hargrove Bridge (Butler County, Missouri)
Rated 97% with 2 votes
Swing bridge with two pony trusses over Black River on CR 658
Open to one-lane traffic on a gravel road with an 8 ton weight limit
Completed Nov. 15, 1917, by Miller and Borcherding Bridge Builders of St. Louis. Closed in 1992 due to flood damage. Rehabilitated and reopened July 2, 1999.
Cowan Bridge (Cedar County, Missouri)
Rated 97% with 3 votes
Through truss bridge over Sac River on CR 400
Open to one-lane traffic
Built 1919 by the Pioneer Construction Co.
Green Bridge (Christian County, Missouri)
Rated 97% with 2 votes
Through truss bridge over Finley Creek on Smyrna Road northeast of Ozark
Open to one-lane traffic on a paved road
Built 1912 by the Canton Bridge Co. of Canton, Ohio; rehabilitated 2004
Wyaconda River Bridge (Clark County, Missouri)
Rated 97% with 3 votes
Lost through truss bridge over Wyaconda River on CR 358
Destroyed by flooding
Built ca. 1910
Boonville Bridge (Cooper County, Missouri)
Rated 97% with 2 votes
Lost through truss bridge over the Missouri River on US 40, MO 5, and MO 87 at Boonville
Replaced by Boonslick Bridge
Opened to traffic July 4, 1924; replaced 1995
Katy Trail - Moniteau Creek Bridge (Howard County, Missouri)
Rated 97% with 3 votes
Pony plate girder railroad bridge over Moniteau Creek on the Katy Trail just outside of Rocheport
Open to pedestrians and bicyclists only
Built 1942 After the Old Bridge was Destroyed in a Derailment
Byrnesville Bridge (Jefferson County, Missouri)
Rated 97% with 2 votes
Bypassed through truss bridge over Big River at Byrnesville
Open to pedestrians on private property
Built ca. 1892, probably by the St. Louis Bridge & Iron Co.
Cuivre River State Park Bridge No. 2 (Lincoln County, Missouri)
Rated 97% with 3 votes
Stone culvert over a branch of Little Sugar Creek on MO 147 in Cuivre River State Park
Open to traffic
Built ca. 1938 by the Civilian Conservation Corps
Riddle Bridge (Pulaski County, Missouri)
Rated 97% with 2 votes
Lost through truss bridge over Gasconade River on Holtsman Road beyond the end of Route Y
Replaced by modern bridge
Built 1911 by the Canton Bridge Co.; replaced ca. 1987
Daniel Boone Bridge (St. Louis County, Missouri)
Rated 97% with 2 votes
Lost through truss bridge over the Missouri River on I-64 / U. S. 40 / U. S. 61 in Chesterfield
Replaced by deck girder bridge in a location just west of the current 1991 bridge
Original bridge built 1935, rehabilitated 1992, demolished 2016. Current through truss bridge built in 1991. New deck girder bridge opened June 2015.
West Point Bridge (Warren County, Missouri)
Rated 97% with 3 votes
Abandoned through truss bridge over Charrette Creek on Fallen Timber Road
Abandoned with approach span partially collapsed
Built 1905 by the Stupp Brothers Bridge & Iron Co.; closed to traffic in 1998; partially collapsed ca. 2008
Whetstone Creek Hwy 38 Bridge (Wright County, Missouri)
Rated 97% with 2 votes
Lost bridge over Whetstone Creek
No longer exists
Grand Avenue Suspension Bridge (St. Louis, Missouri)
Rated 97% with 2 votes
Lost suspension bridge over Mill Creek Valley on Grand Avenue
Replaced as part of an "urban renewal project"
Built 1891 by the King Bridge Co.; replaced in 1959 by the Grand Avenue Viaduct
St. Joseph Swing Bridge (Buchanan County, Missouri)
Rated 96% with 3 votes
Pennsylvania through truss swing bridge over Missouri River on the Union Pacific Railroad in St. Joseph, MO and Elwood, KS.
Open to traffic
Built 1906
Red Bridge (Christian County, Missouri)
Rated 96% with 2 votes
Three-span pony truss bridge over Bull Creek on Red Bridge Road southeast of Ozark
Open to one-lane traffic
Built 1915 by the Canton Bridge Co.
Mystery Bedstead Bridge (Cooper County, Missouri)
Rated 96% with 3 votes
Relocated bedstead pony truss bridge visible from Highway M, just west of Harriman Hill Access
In storage
Leasburg US 66 Bridge (Crawford County, Missouri)
Rated 96% with 2 votes
Tee beam bridge over a branch of Little Bourbeuse Creek on Old US 66, just off I-44
Open to traffic
Built 1924
Old Hwy 65 Bridge (Greene County, Missouri)
Rated 96% with 2 votes
Abandoned bridge over Tributary of South Dry Sac River
Abandoned
Red Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Rated 96% with 11 votes
Bypassed through truss bridge over Blue River on Red Bridge Road
Bypassed with a new bridge and preserved.
Built 1932; rehabilitated 1982
Moscow Mills Bridge (Lincoln County, Missouri)
Rated 96% with 4 votes
Abandoned through truss bridge over the Cuivre River at Moscow Mills
Closed to all traffic
Built 1885 by Raymond and Campbell
Saline Creek MO 17 Bridge (Miller County, Missouri)
Rated 96% with 3 votes
Through truss bridge over Saline Creek on MO 17, northeast of Tuscumbia
Demolished and replaced.
Built 1925
CR173 Bridge (Monroe County, Missouri)
Rated 96% with 4 votes
Abandoned Pratt through truss bridge over Middle Fork Salt River on Former County Road 173
Derelict/abandoned
Unknown
Jackson Avenue Low Water Crossing (Newton County, Missouri)
Rated 96% with 2 votes
Slab bridge over Shoal Creek on Jackson Avenue
Open to traffic
Built 1919
Eagle's Nest Bridge (Pike County, Missouri)
Rated 96% with 8 votes
Abandoned through truss bridge over Salt River on CR 115
Abandoned with deck removed
Built 1907 by the Missouri Bridge & Iron Co.
Pikes Peak Bridge (Pulaski County, Missouri)
Rated 96% with 3 votes
Lost through truss bridge over Gasconade River on MO 17 north of Waynesville
Replaced by new bridge
Built 1932; demolished Oct. 2009
Steel's Fish Trap Bridge (Saline County, Missouri)
Rated 96% with 7 votes
Bowstring through truss bridge over Salt Fork on CR 225
Closed to all traffic. Future uncertain.
Built 1882 by the Missouri Valley Bridge & Iron Co., using stone abutments from an earlier 1875 bridge
Victorian Footbridge (St. Louis, Missouri)
Rated 96% with 4 votes
Truss bridge with a suspension-like design on a trail west of Forest Park Parkway
Open to pedestrians only
Built 1885; rehabilitated 1994
Bowl Lake Bridge (St. Louis, Missouri)
Rated 96% with 3 votes
Small stone arch bridge over a tributary of Bowl Lake at the southeast corner of Forest Park
Open to pedestrians
Green Valley Road Bridge (Boone County, Missouri)
Rated 95% with 2 votes
Through truss bridge over Hinkson Creek on Green Valley Road in Columbia
Open to pedestrians on a pedestrian path
Built 1906 over the Lamine River in Cooper County by the Kansas City Bridge Co.; relocated here in 1938
Leeper Branch Bridge (Callaway County, Missouri)
Rated 95% with 3 votes
Replaced pony truss bridge over Leeper Branch on CR 260
Sitting abandoned in field
Built 1914 by Miller & Borcherding
Cape Girardeau Bridge (Cape Girardeau County, Missouri)
Rated 95% with 4 votes
Lost continuous through truss bridge over the Mississippi River on MO 34/IL 146 at Cape Girardeau
Replaced by Bill Emerson Memorial Bridge
Built 1928, closed to all traffic on December 13, 2003, main spans demolished on September 9, 2004
Ditch No. 8 Bridge (Cape Girardeau County, Missouri)
Rated 95% with 2 votes
Small wooden plank bridge over Ditch No. 8 on CR 260 near the Bollinger County line
Open to one-lane traffic with an 11 ton weight limit
Built 1966
Taylor Bridge (Cole County, Missouri)
Rated 95% with 3 votes
Lost through truss bridge over South Moreau Creek on Route D
Replaced by a new bridge
Built 1922 in Lafayette County and relocated and erected here in 1956 with new approach spans
Klenken Bridge (Cooper County, Missouri)
Rated 95% with 4 votes
Lost swinging bridge over Lamine River on Swinging Bridge Drive
Replaced by a modern concrete bridge
Built 1929 by Joseph Dice; replaced 1994
Dorman Bridge (Hickory County, Missouri)
Rated 95% with 2 votes
Through truss bridge over Pomme de Terre River on CR 273
Open to traffic
Built ca. 1920; relocated here ca. 1933
US40 Blue River Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Rated 95% with 2 votes
Steel through arch bridge over Blue River on US 40 in Kansas City
Relocated to Grandview as Tails & Trails Bridge
Built 1933; rehabilitated 1991, Closed to all traffic 2014, relocated 2015
Joachim Creek US 61/67 Bridge (Jefferson County, Missouri)
Rated 95% with 3 votes
Through truss bridge over Joachim Creek on U. S. Highway 61 / 67 in Herculaneum
Open to four lanes of traffic
Built 1933 - 1934 by M. E. Gillioz
Cuivre River State Park Bridge No. 1 (Lincoln County, Missouri)
Rated 95% with 4 votes
Stone culvert over a branch of Little Sugar Creek on MO 147 in Cuivre River State Park
Open to traffic
Built ca. 1938 by the Civilian Conservation Corps
Gillis Bridge (Shelby County, Missouri)
Rated 95% with 4 votes
Bedstead pony truss bridge over Black Creek on CR 342
Open to traffic
Built 1908 by the Michelmann Steel Construction Co.
Irondale Arch Bridge (Washington County, Missouri)
Rated 95% with 2 votes
Stone arch bridge over Dry Creek on the Iron Mountain Railroad (now Union Pacific Railroad) in Irondale
Open to railroad traffic
Built 1856
Niangua River Old US 66 Bridge (Webster County, Missouri)
Rated 95% with 2 votes
Pony truss bridge on Route CC (Old US 66) over East Fork Niangua River
Open to traffic
Built 1924 by contractor M.E. Gillioz
Rutherford Bridge (Boone County, Missouri)
Rated 94% with 3 votes
Through truss bridge over Cedar Creek east of Englewood Road, beyond the end of Route H
Closed to automobile traffic and retrofitted for pedestrian use
Bonanza Bridge (Caldwell County, Missouri)
Rated 94% with 2 votes
Whipple through truss bridge over Shoal Creek on Bonanza Road
Relocated to a field next to the original site
Built 1883; replaced and relocated in 1994-95
BNSF - Cape Rock Culvert (Cape Girardeau County, Missouri)
Rated 94% with 4 votes
Stone culvert bridge over Unnamed creek on BNSF Railway
Open to traffic
Caplinger Mills Bridge (Cedar County, Missouri)
Rated 94% with 8 votes
Through truss bridge over Sac River at Caplinger Mills
Open to pedestrians only
Built 1895 by the Chicago Bridge Co.
St. Francisville Bridge (Clark County, Missouri)
Rated 94% with 2 votes
Cantilevered through truss bridge over Des Moines River on former Route B/IA 394
Bypassed by four-lane bridge on new alignment in 2004, was still open to traffic on a frontage road until closure in 2016.
Built 1937; tolls removed 2003
Mosby Road Bridge (Clay County, Missouri)
Rated 94% with 3 votes
Luten arch bridge over Williams Creek on Mosby Road in Prathersville
Open to traffic
Built 1919-20 by the Topeka Bridge & Iron Co.
Kansas Street Bridge (Cole County, Missouri)
Rated 94% with 3 votes
Corrugated multi-plate arch bridge over Wears Creek on Kansas Street in Jefferson City
Open to two-lane traffic
CMR - Labadie Viaduct (Franklin County, Missouri)
Rated 94% with 2 votes
Warren through truss bridge over Labadie Bottom Road/Labadie Creek on the Central Midland Railway
Open to traffic
Built 1902
KCS - Blue Parkway Viaduct (Jackson County, Missouri)
Rated 94% with 3 votes
Three-span open-spandrel arch bridge over Blue Parkway (former US 50) on the Kansas City Southern Railway in Kansas City
Open to railroad traffic above and four-lane highway traffic below
Built 1928
BNSF - 5th Street Trestle (Jefferson County, Missouri)
Rated 94% with 2 votes
Wooden trestle over an unnamed creek on the BNSF Railway next to 5th Street in Festus
Open to railroad traffic
Whiteman Bridge (Lewis County, Missouri)
Rated 94% with 2 votes
Abandoned pin-connected Pratt through truss bridge over Middle Fabius River on CR 328
Abandoned with deck and approaches removed. Appears to be on the verge of collapse.
Chain of Rocks Bridge (Lincoln County, Missouri)
Rated 94% with 2 votes
Lost through truss bridge over the Cuivre River at Chain of Rocks
No longer exists
Built 1893 by the St. Louis Bridge & Iron Co.
Cuivre River State Park Bridge No. 4 (Lincoln County, Missouri)
Rated 94% with 2 votes
Two-span stone culvert over a branch of Little Sugar Creek on MO 147 in Cuivre River State Park
Open to traffic
Built ca. 1938 by the Civilian Conservation Corps
KCS - Arch Lane Overpass (Newton County, Missouri)
Rated 94% with 2 votes
Concrete through arch bridge over Arch Lane on Kansas City Southern RR
Open to traffic
Wardell Bridge (Pemiscot County, Missouri)
Rated 94% with 5 votes
Through truss bridge over Little River on CR 216 at Wardell
Closed to all traffic
Washington Avenue Bridge (Pettis County, Missouri)
Rated 94% with 7 votes
Through truss bridge over the railroad tracks on Washington Avenue in Sedalia, three blocks east of MO 765
Open to traffic
Built 1910-11 by the Midland Bridge Co.; rehabilitated 1989 and 2013
Platte River MO 45 Bridge (Platte County, Missouri)
Rated 94% with 4 votes
Lost three-span through truss bridge over Platte River on MO 45 in Farley
Lost
Built 1933, bypassed then removed 2012
Interurban Road Todd Creek Bridge (Platte County, Missouri)
Rated 94% with 5 votes
Concrete arch bridge over Todd Creek on NW Interurban Road in Kansas City
Bypassed by new bridge
Built 1912
Seven Stone Arches Bridge (St. Francois County, Missouri)
Rated 94% with 2 votes
Stone arch and steel stringer bridge over Terre Bleue Creek on Hillsboro Road
Open to traffic with a 15 ton weight limit
Built 1932 by the Works Progress Administration
Buck Branch CR 318 Bridge (Saline County, Missouri)
Rated 94% with 3 votes
Pony truss bridge over Buck Branch on CR 318
Open to traffic
Built 1901 by Stupp Brothers
Turney Bridge (Shelby County, Missouri)
Rated 94% with 2 votes
Bedstead pony truss bridge over Thomas Creek on CR 453
Open to traffic
Built 1907 by the Pan-American Bridge Co.
Steinhagen Bridge (Warren County, Missouri)
Rated 94% with 4 votes
Two-span through truss bridge over Big Creek on N. Rock Church Road east of MO 47
Open to one-lane traffic
Built 1896 by J.S. McCleary & Sons
Wellington Avenue River des Peres Bridge (St. Louis, Missouri)
Rated 94% with 2 votes
Lost concrete stringer bridge over River des Peres on Wellington Avenue (at Ellendale Avenue)
Replaced by UCEB
Built in 1931; demolished April 30th, 2012; replacement bridge opened to traffic June 6th, 2013.
Jenkins Bridge (Barry County, Missouri)
Rated 93% with 3 votes
Through truss bridge over Flat Creek on CR 1215 between MO 39 and MO 248
Open to one-lane traffic with a 3 ton weight limit
Built 1909 by the Standard Bridge Co.
Katy Trail - Big Bonne Femme Creek Bridge (Boone County, Missouri)
Rated 93% with 2 votes
Pony plate girder bridge over Big Bonne Femme Creek on the Katy Trail
Open to pedestrians and bicyclists only
Polo Bridge (Caldwell County, Missouri)
Rated 93% with 2 votes
Relocated bowstring truss bridge in a park in Polo
Open to pedestrians only
Originally built 1875 over Otter Creek south of Harrison; relocated in Jan. 2002
Old US 36 Bridge (Clinton County, Missouri)
Rated 93% with 2 votes
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over an unnamed creek on a private driveway (a former alignment of US 36)
Closed to the public
Built ca. 1922
Mile Corner Road Bridge (Cooper County, Missouri)
Rated 93% with 2 votes
Abandoned through truss bridge over Petite Saline Creek on Mile Corner Road
Replaced by new bridge, but allowed to remain standing
Replaced by new bridge in 1989
Rome Bridge (Douglas County, Missouri)
Rated 93% with 3 votes
Two-span through truss bridge over Beaver Creek on CR 76-436 at Rome, beyond the end of Route A
Closed due to abutment damage and later dismantled
Built 1913, closed and dismantled 2015
Fredericksburg Ferry (Gasconade County, Missouri)
Rated 93% with 2 votes
Lost toll ferry across Gasconade River on Route J at Fredericksburg
No longer in operation
Started operation in 1886
RI - East Stadium Drive Overpass (Jackson County, Missouri)
Rated 93% with 2 votes
Concrete Arch bridge over E. Stadium Drive on Abandoned Rock Island Railroad
Intact but closed to all traffic
Built 1904
NS - Hannibal Tunnel (Marion County, Missouri)
Rated 93% with 2 votes
Tunnel on the Norfolk Southern Railroad just west of the Hannibal Railroad Bridge in Hannibal
Open to railroad traffic
Built 1871
Westphalia Bridge (Osage County, Missouri)
Rated 93% with 2 votes
Through truss bridge over Maries River on CR 611 near Westphalia
Open to one-lane traffic
Main span built 1893 by the Kansas City Bridge Co.; pony trusses added 1902 by the Interstate Bridge Co.
Champ Clark Bridge (Pike County, Missouri)
Rated 93% with 5 votes
Five-span through truss bridge over the Mississippi River on US 54 at Louisiana
Open to two-lane traffic
Built 1927-28; rehabilitated 1981 and 2005
Madisonville Bridge (Ralls County, Missouri)
Rated 93% with 4 votes
Through truss bridge formerly over Spencer Creek on Madisonville Road just beyond the end of Route C, but now located in a field just north of its old location
Relocated to a nearby field after being purchases by a local couple. Replaced by new bridge
Built 1893 by St. Louis Bridge & Iron Co.; relocated to a nearby field in 2005
Dolles Mill Bridge (Bollinger County, Missouri)
Rated 92% with 2 votes
Lost through truss bridge over Whitewater River northwest of Sedgewickville near Bollinger/Dolles Mill
Replaced by a new bridge
Built 1913 at Sedgewickville; relocated here in 1936; replaced 2011
I-70 Rocheport Bridge (Boone County, Missouri)
Rated 92% with 4 votes
Continuous through truss bridge over Missouri River and Katy trail on I-70 west of Columbia and south of Rocheport
Open to four lanes of traffic
Built 1960; rehabilitated 1993
UP - Mengo Bridge (Butler County, Missouri)
Rated 92% with 2 votes
Two-span through truss bridge over Black River on the Union Pacific Railroad, between Poplar Bluff and Hilliard
Still in use
Built 1906 by the American Bridge Co.
Sebree Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Rated 92% with 2 votes
Three-span open-spandrel arch bridge over Brush Creek on Benton Blvd. in Kansas City
Open to traffic
Built 1922-24; rehabilitated 1983
Unnamed bridge (Polk County, Missouri)
Rated 92% with 3 votes
Abandoned arch bridge over branch of Slagle Creek on an abandoned private road, below the Wishart Rail Bridge
Abandoned
Deacon Mesmer Bridge (Shelby County, Missouri)
Rated 92% with 3 votes
Camelback through truss bridge over South Fabius River on CR 166/310th Lane
Open to one-lane traffic on a minimal-maintenance road
Built 1899; later relocated here
Cole Camp Park Bridge (Benton County, Missouri)
Rated 91% with 2 votes
Pratt through truss bridge on a pedestrian walkway
Open to pedestrians only
Salt Creek CR 115 Bridge (Chariton County, Missouri)
Rated 91% with 2 votes
Two-span pony truss bridge over Salt Creek on CR 115
Intact but closed to all traffic
Built 1916 by the Massillon Bridge Co.
MKT - Boonville Railroad Bridge (3rd) (Cooper County, Missouri)
Rated 91% with 2 votes
Vertical-lift through truss bridge over the Missouri River on Future Katy Trail in Boonville
Partially opened to rail-trail use April 2nd, 2016
Built 1932, abandoned in 1992 and donated to city by Union Pacific; reopened for rail-trail use April 2016.
Bruns' Bridge (Franklin County, Missouri)
Rated 91% with 10 votes
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Meramec River on Mill Hill Road south of Moselle
Lost
Built 1888 by the King Iron Bridge Co.; bypassed by new bridge in 1993, destroyed by flooding on May 1st, 2017.
Washington Bridge (Franklin County, Missouri)
Rated 91% with 6 votes
Cantilevered through truss bridge over the Missouri River on MO 47 at Washington
Open to two-lane traffic
Construction started Oct. 1934; opened to traffic April 8, 1936
Stouts Creek Arch Bridge (Iron County, Missouri)
Rated 91% with 3 votes
Open-spandrel arch bridge over Stouts Creek on MO 72 above Lake Killarney
Open to traffic
Built 1928
Twelfth Street Viaduct (Jackson County, Missouri)
Rated 91% with 4 votes
Concrete viaduct over the railroad tracks on Twelfth Street, just west of downtown Kansas City
Open to traffic
Built 1913-14; rehabilitated 1965 and 2006
Johnson Creek Old US 66 Bridge (Lawrence County, Missouri)
Rated 91% with 2 votes
Through truss bridge over Johnson Creek on CR 2062 (Old US 66)
Open to traffic
Built 1923; made obsolete by new bridge on US 66 (now MO 96) in 1960
Lyell Ford Bridge (Marion County, Missouri)
Rated 91% with 6 votes
Lost through truss bridge over South Fabius River on CR 117
Destroyed by flooding Sunday, June 28, 2015 after 6pm.
Built 1898 by the Kansas City Bridge Co.
Buechter Bridge (Miller County, Missouri)
Rated 91% with 5 votes
Lost Swinging bridge over Tavern Creek on Buechter Bridge Road (CR A-16) southwest of St. Anthony
Demolished November 1, 2011
Built ca. 1925 by Joseph Dice; replaced 2011
Mississippi County Road 307 Bridge (Mississippi County, Missouri)
Rated 91% with 2 votes
Pony truss on CR 307 (Old US 60) near Birds Point over a drainage ditch emptying into Brewer Lake
Intact but closed to all traffic
Built 1921
RI - Gasconade River Bridge (Osage County, Missouri)
Rated 91% with 17 votes
Pratt deck truss over Gasconade River on the Rock Island Railroad between Freeburg and Belle
Railroad line currently inactive
Built 1902 by A.J. Tullock; out of service since 1980.
Holterman Bridge (Osage County, Missouri)
Rated 91% with 2 votes
Two-span through truss bridge over Maries River on CR 608 northeast of Westphalia
Open to traffic with a 7 ton weight limit
Built 1915 by the Kansas City Bridge Co.
Berry Bridge (Saline County, Missouri)
Rated 91% with 2 votes
Through truss bridge over Blackwater River on CR 315 southeast of Sweet Springs
Open to traffic
Built 1929 by the Kansas City Bridge Co.
Williamsville Bridge (Wayne County, Missouri)
Rated 91% with 3 votes
Lost through truss bridge over Black River on CR 417 south of Williamsville
Demolished August 2006
Built 1912 by the Vincennes Bridge Co.; closed to traffic in Feb. 2006 and demolished Aug. 2006
New Home Road Bridge (Bates County, Missouri)
Rated 90% with 3 votes
Through truss bridge over a drainage ditch on New Home Road (7081 Road)
Closed to all traffic
Built 1907-08 by the Kansas City Bridge Co.
Long Shoal Bridge (Benton County, Missouri)
Rated 90% with 3 votes
Lost swinging bridge over South Grand River near the current bridge on MO 7
No longer exists
Built 1931; collapsed Sept. 21, 1965, killing three people
Katy Trail - Little Bonne Femme Creek Bridge (Boone County, Missouri)
Rated 90% with 3 votes
Through truss bridge over Little Bonne Femme Creek on the Katy Trail
Open to pedestrians and bicyclists only
Built 1898
James Drive Bridge (Caldwell County, Missouri)
Rated 90% with 2 votes
Lost through truss bridge over Shoal Creek on N.E. James Drive
Removed but not replaced
Bear Creek Bridge (Cedar County, Missouri)
Rated 90% with 3 votes
Through truss bridge over Bear Creek on CR 1620
Open to one-lane traffic
Built 1917 by the Canton Bridge Co.; rehabilitated 1988
Sumner Road Bridge (Chariton County, Missouri)
Rated 90% with 2 votes
Lost through truss bridge over Locust Creek on Sumner Road
Replaced by a new bridge
Built 1925 by the Pan American Bridge Co.; relocated here in 1963
Riverside Bridge (Christian County, Missouri)
Rated 90% with 17 votes
Two-span Pratt through truss bridge over Finley Creek on Riverside Drive north of Ozark in Ozark
Closed indefinitely due to flooding. Replacement most likely
Built 1909 by the Canton Bridge Co. at Ozark Mill and later relocated here; reopened Aug. 23, 2013
Spring Street Bridge (Crawford County, Missouri)
Rated 90% with 2 votes
Stringer bridge over Yadkin Creek on Spring Street in Steelville
Open to one-lane traffic with a 15 ton weight limit
Built 1937 by the Works Progress Administration
Grand River Bridge (Daviess County, Missouri)
Rated 90% with 3 votes
Whipple through truss bridge over Grand River on 137th Street
Abandoned with deck partially missing
Built 1883 by the Kansas City Bridge & Iron Co.; closed to traffic in the 1990s. Road originally called number 5 and ran between Pattonsburg and Santa Rosa Missouri. Highway 69, built in 1932 paralleled this road and bridge just 1 mile east
Abandoned RI - Chipman Road Tunnel (Jackson County, Missouri)
Rated 90% with 4 votes
Unused closed-spandrel arch bridge over Chipman Road on Inactive Rock Island RR
Rail line inactive
Built ca. 1904
Big Creek Bridge (Johnson County, Missouri)
Rated 90% with 2 votes
Lost through truss bridge over Big Creek on CR SW 1801
Replaced by a new bridge on a new alignment and needlessly demolished.
Built ca. 1910; rehabilitated 1995
Talbot Stone Arch Bridge (Lawrence County, Missouri)
Rated 90% with 6 votes
Derelict stone arch bridge over a branch of Spring River in Talbot Conservation Area, near CR 1082
Abandoned and partially collapsed
Buck Horn Bridge (Lewis County, Missouri)
Rated 90% with 2 votes
Through truss bridge over Middle Fabius River on Hawthorn Street (CR 508)
Replaced by a new UCEB bridge, Fall 2016, new bridge opened Nov 2016
Built 1894 by the St. Louis Bridge & Iron Co.; Demolished 2016
Monroe Bridge (Lincoln County, Missouri)
Rated 90% with 3 votes
Lost through truss bridge over West Fork Cuivre River on Fairview Church Road northeast of Truxton
Replaced by a new bridge
Dug Hill Bridge (Madison County, Missouri)
Rated 90% with 4 votes
Through truss bridge over St. Francis River on Route C in Madison County
Open to one-lane traffic on a paved road
Built in 1931; last painted May 14, 1971.
Mill Creek Swinging Bridge (Miller County, Missouri)
Rated 90% with 2 votes
Suspension bridge over Mill Creek on Lake Road 42-18 (Swinging Bridges Road) near Brumley
Open to one-lane traffic
Built ca. 1925 by Joseph Dice; rehabilitated 1978
Tuscumbia Bridge (Miller County, Missouri)
Rated 90% with 3 votes
Lost through and deck truss bridge over the Osage River on MO 17 at Tuscumbia
Demolished and replaced
Built 1932; replaced 2010
Liberty Park Bridge (Pettis County, Missouri)
Rated 90% with 2 votes
Concrete pony arch bridge over Lagoon
Open to pedestrians only
Built by the Sichert brothers as part of their amusement park
Platte Purchase Bridge (Platte County, Missouri)
Rated 90% with 2 votes
Lost Cantilever through truss bridge over the Missouri River on Northbound US 69 in Kansas City
Demolished
Built 1957; rehabilitated 1997, prepared to be made into soup cans 2016
Blanchette Bridge (St. Charles County, Missouri)
Rated 90% with 5 votes
Pair of cantilevered through truss bridges over the Missouri River on I-70 at St. Charles
Open to traffic
Original westbound bridge built in 1958; eastbound bridge built in 1978. Westbound bridge closed November 4th, 2012 and reopened to traffic on August 11th, 2013.
MoPac - Ste. Genevieve Ferry (Ste. Genevieve County, Missouri)
Rated 90% with 2 votes
Lost Ferry across Mississippi River on Missouri Pacific Railroad
Retired
Ferry service began 1903; Ferry service ended 1961
BNSF - Green Park Industrial Trestle (St. Louis County, Missouri)
Rated 90% with 2 votes
Deck plate girder bridge over Green Park Industrial Drive, Gravois Creek and Grant's Trail on the BNSF Railroad
Open to one track of railroad traffic
Built or reconstructed in 1925
RT AA Concrete Span (Shelby County, Missouri)
Rated 90% with 3 votes
Abandoned concrete rigid frame bridge over Unknown stream that feeds North Salt River on Former MO Rt AA alignment
Derelict/abandoned
Former alignment bridge
Dale Bridge (Stoddard County, Missouri)
Rated 90% with 3 votes
Wooden trestle with concrete deck on CR 499 near the historic railroad station of Dale
Open to one-lane traffic
Built ca. 1930 as a bridge on the Frisco Hoxie Branch railroad, then retrofitted for vehicular use after railroad line was discontinued
White River MO 76 Bridge (Taney County, Missouri)
Rated 90% with 2 votes
Five-span through truss bridge over White River (Bull Shoals Lake) on MO 76 near Forsyth
Open to two-lane traffic
Built 1953 to cross the new Bull Shoals Lake. The dam for the lake was completed in 1951.
Young's Ford Bridge (Vernon County, Missouri)
Rated 90% with 3 votes
Wrought iron through truss bridge over Clear Creek on Logan Road
Open to traffic
Built 1884 by the St. Louis Bridge & Iron Co.
Mulberry Creek Bridge (Bates County, Missouri)
Rated 89% with 2 votes
Pony truss bridge over Mulberry Creek on 1002 Road, southeast of Amoret
Damaged irreparably by flood, replaced with concrete structure.
Built 1886 by the Missouri Valley Bridge & Iron Co.; later relocated here
KCS - Marais des Cygnes River Bridge (Bates County, Missouri)
Rated 89% with 2 votes
Whipple through truss bridge over Marais des Cygnes River on Kansas City Southern Railway
Open to traffic
Built 1902
Lick Log Creek Bridge (Bollinger County, Missouri)
Rated 89% with 2 votes
Derelict through truss over Lick Log Creek just south of Gipsy Bridge on CR 736
Abandoned with portions of deck missing, replaced by new truss bridge
Built 1900 at Zalma, relocated ca. 1930 after the new Zalma Bridge was constructed; bypassed by new truss bridge in 1995
Backbone Road Bridge (Boone County, Missouri)
Rated 89% with 4 votes
Abandoned through truss bridge over Cedar Creek on Backbone Road
Derelict with deck missing
Mitchell Road Bridge (Buchanan County, Missouri)
Rated 89% with 3 votes
Lost through truss bridge over the 102 River on Mitchell Road east of St. Joseph
No longer exists
Built 1922; replaced 2005
Pecan Avenue (CR 406) Palmer Creek Bridge (Chariton County, Missouri)
Rated 89% with 2 votes
Pony truss bridge over Palmer Creek on CR 406
Closed to all traffic and posted as private road
Built ca. 1920
UP - Lamine River Bridge (Cooper County, Missouri)
Rated 89% with 2 votes
Two-span pony plate girder railroad bridge over Lamine River, parallel with Route A
Open to railroad traffic
Built 1938
Clay Avenue Bridge (Greene County, Missouri)
Rated 89% with 4 votes
Small concrete arch bridge over Fassnight Creek on Clay Avenue
Open to traffic
Rough Hollow Bridge (Hickory County, Missouri)
Rated 89% with 3 votes
Through truss bridge over Pomme de Terre River on CR 281 north of Hermitage, between Route Y and Route U
Open to traffic
Built 1890-91 by the Wrought Iron Bridge Co. at Hermitage; relocated here in 1932
Old US 66 Gasconade River Bridge (Laclede County, Missouri)
Rated 89% with 4 votes
Three-span through truss bridge over Gasconade River on Old US 66 near Hazelgreen
Intact but closed to all traffic
Built 1922-24
StL&H - Frankford Stone Arch (Pike County, Missouri)
Rated 89% with 9 votes
Stone arch bridge over Peno Creek on abandoned St. Louis & Hannibal Railroad in Frankford
Open to pedestrians only by walkway (old right of way) above
Built 1890
Fairfax Bridge (Platte County, Missouri)
Rated 89% with 4 votes
Through truss bridge over the Missouri River on Southbound US 69 in Kansas City
Demolished- replacement bridge to be built once the bridge parts are removed from the river.
Built 1935; rehabilitated 1979; Closed October 31, 2014, demolished on 18 January, 2015
USAX - Devils Elbow Bridge (Pulaski County, Missouri)
Rated 89% with 2 votes
Two-span through truss bridge over Big Piney River on the US Army Railroad near Devils Elbow
Open to railroad traffic
Built 1941 as part of a railroad spur to Fort Leonard Wood
US61 Establishment Creek Bridge (Ste. Genevieve County, Missouri)
Rated 89% with 2 votes
Lost two-span through truss bridge over Establishment Creek on US 61, south of Bloomsdale
No longer exists
Built 1931; replaced 2009
Indian Ford Bridge (Stoddard County, Missouri)
Rated 89% with 4 votes
Through truss bridge over St. Francis River between Puxico and Rombauer on Stoddard CR 499
Closed
Formerly a bridge on the Frisco Hoxie Branch railroad built in 1926(?) and later retrofitted for vehicle use when the line was discontinued in 1967
Galena Y Bridge (Stone County, Missouri)
Rated 89% with 4 votes
Five-span open-spandrel arch bridge with Y-shaped approach over James River at Galena
Open to pedestrians only
Opened November 1927, replacing an earlier truss bridge. Made obsolete by a new highway bridge in 1986 and closed to vehicular traffic.
McCall Bridge (Stone County, Missouri)
Rated 89% with 2 votes
Lost through truss bridge over James River on CR V-70
Replaced by new bridge and torn down
Built 1915 by contractor Fred L. Appleby; replaced 2002
Marlowe Creek Bridge (Worth County, Missouri)
Rated 89% with 4 votes
Pratt Through truss bridge over Marlowe Creek on CR 287
Open to traffic single lane only
Built 1885, Relocated Here in 1898; converted to vehicular use ca. 1981; rehabilitated 1996
Virginia Avenue Bridge (Greene County, Missouri)
Rated 88% with 3 votes
Small concrete arch bridge over Fassnight Creek on Virginia Avenue
Open to traffic
Second Hannibal Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Rated 88% with 3 votes
Baltimore through truss double deck swing bridge over Missouri River on BNSF Railway in Kansas City
Open to railroad traffic
Built 1917 to replace First Hannibal Bridge; auto deck abandoned 1956
Lime Kiln / Shinn Bridge (Lewis County, Missouri)
Rated 88% with 6 votes
REMOVED; Formerly abandoned wrought iron through truss bridge over Middle Fabius River on CR 373
REMOVED; Gone by Dec 2, 2014; Deck was in very bad condition, county closed it by means of piling large rocks at each end
Built 1896 by the Wrought Iron Bridge Co.
Old Monroe Bridge (Lincoln County, Missouri)
Rated 88% with 3 votes
Three-span through truss bridge over Cuivre River on Main Street (Old MO 79) in Old Monroe
Closed to all traffic.
Built 1930
Kemna Bridge (Miller County, Missouri)
Rated 88% with 6 votes
Swinging bridge over Tavern Creek on Kemna Bridge Road (CR 52-56) east of St. Elizabeth
Open to traffic with a 15 ton weight limit
Built 1924 by Joseph Dice; rehabilitated 1978
Monegaw Springs Bridge (St. Clair County, Missouri)
Rated 88% with 3 votes
Lost swinging bridge over Osage River (now Truman Reservoir) at the town of Monegaw Springs
No longer exists
Shelby County Road 413 Bridge (Shelby County, Missouri)
Rated 88% with 3 votes
Pony truss bridge over a branch of Crooked Creek on CR 413
Open to traffic
Built ca. 1920
Vivian Road Bridge (Taney County, Missouri)
Rated 88% with 3 votes
Abandoned bridge over Cove of Bull Shoals Lake on Vivian Road
Abandoned
Bernheimer Road Bridge (Warren County, Missouri)
Rated 88% with 3 votes
Pony truss bridge over Clear Branch on Bernheimer Road
Replaced by a UCEB with old bridge being placed in a nearby field intact.
Built 1902 by Stupp Brothers
Martin Luther King Bridge (St. Louis, Missouri)
Rated 88% with 4 votes
Cantilevered through truss over the Mississippi River in downtown St. Louis
Open to 2 eastbound lanes and 1 westbound lane.
Built 1951; rehabilitated 1987. Lanes reconfigured October 2009.
Magill Hollow Bridge (Butler County, Missouri)
Rated 87% with 5 votes
Small stone arch bridge over a Branch of Black River on CR 501 just west of Hendrickson
Open to traffic
KCS - Auxvasse Creek Bridge (Callaway County, Missouri)
Rated 87% with 3 votes
Massive steel trestle over Auxvasse Creek on Ozark Valley Railroad, north of Kingdom City
Open to railroad traffic
Jefferson City Bridge (Cole County, Missouri)
Rated 87% with 4 votes
Pair of steel through arch bridges over the Missouri River at Jefferson City on US 54/63 in Jefferson City
Open to traffic on a multi-lane freeway
Original southbound bridge opened August 1955; new northbound bridge added 1991
Air Line Blue River bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Rated 87% with 3 votes
Bridge over Big Blue River on abandoned KCS Air Line, just west of I-435
Rails removed and decked with boards. Open to railroad company street vehicles.
The route of the Air Line between Kansas City and Independence
Abbott Road Bridge (Miller County, Missouri)
Rated 87% with 2 votes
Wooden bridge over the Rock Island Railroad on Abbott Road (CR 54-76) northwest of Eugene
Demolished and replaced.
UP - Sherman Beach Bridge (St. Louis County, Missouri)
Rated 87% with 2 votes
Plate girder bridge over Meramec River on the Union Pacific Railroad in Sherman
Open to railroad traffic
MoPac - East Barretts Tunnel (St. Louis County, Missouri)
Rated 87% with 3 votes
Lost Tunnel on Missouri Pacific Railroad
Tunnel demolished in 2000's
Built 1851-1853; Abandoned 1944
Current River Arch Bridge (Shannon County, Missouri)
Rated 87% with 2 votes
Five-span arch bridge over Current River on MO 19 just north of Round Spring
Open to one-lane traffic
Built 1924
Shelby CR2431 (Shelby County, Missouri)
Rated 87% with 2 votes
Abandoned 3 Panel Bedstead Pratt pony truss bridge over Mesner Creek
Derelict/abandoned
Built c1908
Illinois Terminal - Iron Horse Trestle (St. Louis, Missouri)
Rated 87% with 4 votes
Elevated plate girder trestle over numerous city streets on the Illinois Terminal Railroad in St. Louis
Abandoned but awaiting plans to convert into a pedestrian trail. Purchased by Great Rivers Greenway District.
Built in 1930 by the McClintic-Marshall Company of Chicago, Illinois
Gulf Street Bridge (Barton County, Missouri)
Rated 86% with 2 votes
Three-span stone and concrete culvert on Gulf Street in Lamar
Replaced by a new bridge
Built ca. 1930; Replaced 2014
Old Cape Road Bridge (Cape Girardeau County, Missouri)
Rated 86% with 3 votes
Concrete culvert over a branch of Williams Creek on Old Cape Road Circle (CR 304)
Open to traffic
Built 1916
Frog Hollow Road Bridge (Cole County, Missouri)
Rated 86% with 3 votes
Lost concrete arch bridge over Wears Creek on Frog Hollow Road just east of MO 179 in Jefferson City
Replaced by a culvert on a new alignment
Built 1915
UP - Purina Animal Nutrition Center Bridge (Franklin County, Missouri)
Rated 86% with 4 votes
Slab bridge on Union Pacific Railroad over Danforth Drive
Open to traffic
Built 1928
Charlie Dye Bridge (Grundy County, Missouri)
Rated 86% with 3 votes
Two-span through truss bridge over Thompson River on Crowder Road (Old MO 6) west of Trenton
Closed to all traffic
Built 1921
SWM - Center Creek Bridge (Jasper County, Missouri)
Rated 86% with 2 votes
Abandoned curved closed-spandrel arch bridge over Center Creek on Southwest Missouri Electric Railway
Abandoned
Built 1913;
RI - Maries River Bridge (Osage County, Missouri)
Rated 86% with 3 votes
Three span through truss bridge over Maries River on CRI&P RR
Intact but closed to all traffic
Built 1902
Lindley Creek Bridge (Polk County, Missouri)
Rated 86% with 2 votes
Through truss bridge over Lindley Creek on 346th Road, south of MO 64
Closed to traffic
Built 1911 by the Canton Bridge Co.
Edenburg Road Bridge (Scotland County, Missouri)
Rated 86% with 3 votes
Pony truss bridge formerly over Tobin Creek on Edenburg Road (CR 256)
Replaced by new bridge; Relocated to private property.
Built ca. 1910, probably by the Illinois Steel Bridge Co.; relocated 2006
Burnett School Road Bridge (Boone County, Missouri)
Rated 85% with 2 votes
Through truss bridge over Cedar Creek on Burnett School Road
Intact but closed to all traffic
Built 1909 by Stupp Brothers Bridge & Iron Co., rehabilitated 1993
Hurricane Deck Bridge (Camden County, Missouri)
Rated 85% with 7 votes
Cantilevered deck truss bridge over Osage Arm, Lake of the Ozarks, on MO 5
Demolished and replaced.
Built 1934-36; rehabilitated 1985;demolished 2013
Burfordville Covered Bridge 25-16-01 (Cape Girardeau County, Missouri)
Rated 85% with 4 votes
Covered bridge over Whitewater River at Bollinger Mill Historic Site in Burfordville
Open to pedestrians only, except during special events
Construction started 1858 by Joseph Lansman, but not completed until ca. 1867
Clark Bridge (Cass County, Missouri)
Rated 85% with 5 votes
Abandoned through truss bridge over Old Channel South Grand River on S. Hess Road/315th Street
Abandoned
Built 1880 by the Missouri Valley Bridge & Iron Works
Hopewell Bridge (Cedar County, Missouri)
Rated 85% with 2 votes
Through truss bridge over Cedar Creek on CR 1320 (Hopewell Road)
Open to traffic
Built 1911 by the Canton Bridge Co.
NS - MO-5 Overpass (Chariton County, Missouri)
Rated 85% with 3 votes
Pony/through plate girder bridge over MO-5 on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to rail traffic
Built 1912, Girder added 1929
UP - Moreau River Bridge (Cole County, Missouri)
Rated 85% with 2 votes
Deck truss bridge over Moreau River on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic
Built 1922
Moniteau Creek Road Bridge (Cole County, Missouri)
Rated 85% with 2 votes
Through truss bridge over Moniteau Creek on Moniteau Creek Road (Old MO 179)
Closed
Built 1915-16 by the Kansas City Bridge Co.; made obsolete by a new bridge on MO 179 in 1967
UP - Osage City Bridge (Cole County, Missouri)
Rated 85% with 2 votes
Through truss bridge on the Union Pacific Railroad over Osage River at Osage City
Open to traffic
Glennonville Bridge (Dunklin County, Missouri)
Rated 85% with 2 votes
Through truss bridge over St. Francis River on MO 53 near Glennonville
Open to two-lane traffic
Built 1922-23 by M.E. Gillioz; substructure reconstructed in 1939
Junction Spur Bridge (Franklin County, Missouri)
Rated 85% with 3 votes
Stone arch bridge over a branch of Pin Oak Creek on Junction Spur, just off MO 100 west of New Haven
Open to traffic
Krakow Bridge (Franklin County, Missouri)
Rated 85% with 2 votes
Abandoned stone arch bridge over Long Branch next to Route YY in Krakow
Abandoned, but still in good shape
St. Johns Road Bridge (Franklin County, Missouri)
Rated 85% with 5 votes
Abandoned stone arch bridge over a tributary of Brown Branch on St. Johns Road, just south of MO 100
Abandoned, but still in good shape
Martin Vill Road Bridge (Henry County, Missouri)
Rated 85% with 2 votes
Pony truss bridge over South Grand River on Martin Vill Road
Closed to all traffic
Built 1927; rehabilitated 1965
KCS - Spring River Bridge (Jasper County, Missouri)
Rated 85% with 2 votes
Pratt through truss bridge over Spring River on KCS Railroad, next to MO 171
Open to traffic
Built 1905
La Russell Bridge (Lawrence County, Missouri)
Rated 85% with 3 votes
Through truss bridge over Spring River on CR 1000, northeast of La Russell
Open
Built 1898 by the Kansas City Bridge Co.
Elk River Bridge (McDonald County, Missouri)
Rated 85% with 2 votes
Lost three-span concrete arch bridge over Elk River on MO 59 (formerly US 71) at Noel
Replaced by new bridge
Built ca. 1925; replaced 1982
Roubidoux Bridge (Pulaski County, Missouri)
Rated 85% with 3 votes
Five-span concrete arch bridge over Roubidoux Creek on MO 17 (former US 66) in Waynesville
Open to two-lane traffic
Built 1923; widened 1939
Flat River Creek (St. Francois County, Missouri)
Rated 85% with 2 votes
Concrete tee beam bridge over Flat River on St. Joe Drive (Old US 67) in Flat River
Open to traffic
Built 1924
UP Railroad Bridge (St. Francois County, Missouri)
Rated 85% with 2 votes
Concrete tee beam bridge over the Union Pacific Railroad on St. Joe Drive (Old US 67) in Flat River
Open to traffic
Built 1925
Blackwater McAllister Springs Bridge (Saline County, Missouri)
Rated 85% with 2 votes
Abandoned through truss bridge over Blackwater River on Unknown Road near McAllister Springs Conservation Area
Abandoned and in poor condition
Hendrickson Bridge (Butler County, Missouri)
Rated 84% with 3 votes
Abandoned two-span through truss bridge over Black River near Hendrickson
Abandoned and overgrown with kudzu, but reachable on foot
Built 1933-34 as part of a realignment of US 67. Closed in 1965 when a section collapsed after being hit by a truck; was reopened in 29 days. Replacement bridge built 1976.
Fishing River 3rd Street Bridge (Clay County, Missouri)
Rated 84% with 2 votes
Pony truss bridge over Fishing River on 3rd Street
Open to traffic
Relocated here 1969
Third Fork Platte River Bridge (DeKalb County, Missouri)
Rated 84% with 2 votes
Lost pony truss bridge over Third Fork Platte River on Crabill Road
Replaced by new bridge
Built ca. 1920; replaced 1995
ASB Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Rated 84% with 17 votes
Vertical-lift through truss bridge over the Missouri River on the BNSF Railway in Kansas City
Open to railroad traffic
Opened to traffic on December 28, 1911; upper roadway deck removed 1987
Salt River CR 351 Bridge (Knox County, Missouri)
Rated 84% with 2 votes
Pony truss bridge over Salt River on CR 351
Open to traffic
Built ca. 1910
Thunder Ave Bridge / Knox CR 389 (Knox County, Missouri)
Rated 84% with 4 votes
Pony truss bridge over South Fabius River on CR 389
Lost to the South Fabius Flooding at the end of June 2015.
Built 1922; Lost to flooding late June 2015
Hargis Ford Bridge (Lewis County, Missouri)
Rated 84% with 2 votes
Abandoned pony truss bridge over Middle Fabius River on Broadleaf Street (CR 336)
Partially collapsed, closed by county with girders
Built 1904 by the James B. Diver Bridge Co.
Branch Mill Creek Old US 67 Bridge (Madison County, Missouri)
Rated 84% with 2 votes
Concrete slab bridge over a branch of Mill Creek on CR 401 (Old US 67)
Open to traffic
Built 1921
Beaver Road Bridge (Ralls County, Missouri)
Rated 84% with 2 votes
Two-span pony truss bridge over Spencer Creek on Beaver Road (Old US 61) northwest of Frankford
Closed to all traffic
Built 1925
First Doniphan Bridge (Ripley County, Missouri)
Rated 84% with 2 votes
Lost two-span through truss bridge over Current River at Doniphan
No longer exists
Built 1898 by the St. Louis Bridge & Iron Co. for $7870; replaced 1928 by a new truss bridge
Sewell Bridge (Ripley County, Missouri)
Rated 84% with 2 votes
Pony truss bridge over Little Black River on CR H-5, just north of Hemenway Bridge
Open to traffic
Built 1924, but may have been moved to this location from elsewhere
Meramec River MO 21 Bridge (St. Louis County, Missouri)
Rated 84% with 2 votes
Steel through arch bridge over the Meramec River on Tesson Ferry Road (Missouri State Highway 21) at the St. Louis / Jefferson County line
Open to four lanes of traffic
Built 1940; rehabilitated 2010
Tobin Creek CR 255 Bridge (Scotland County, Missouri)
Rated 84% with 2 votes
Pony truss bridge over Tobin Creek on CR 255
Derelict/abandoned
Built ca. 1910
Katy Trail - Rocheport Tunnel (Howard County, Missouri)
Rated 83% with 2 votes
Railroad tunnel under Moniteau Bluff on the Katy Trail just west of Rocheport
Open to pedestrians and bicyclists only
Built 1893
BNSF - Cuivre River Bridge (Lincoln County, Missouri)
Rated 83% with 3 votes
Three-span through truss bridge over Cuivre River on the BNSF Railway at Old Monroe
Open to railroad traffic
RI - Henley/Hoecker Bridge (Miller County, Missouri)
Rated 83% with 10 votes
Through truss bridge over the Osage River on the Rock Island Railroad
Rail line currently out of service
Bridge built at Hoecker/Henley, MO in 1903 for Chicago, Rock Island, & Pacific Railroad; out of service since 1980.
KCS - Louisiana Bridge (Pike County, Missouri)
Rated 83% with 6 votes
Through truss swing railroad bridge over the Mississippi River on Kansas City Southern at Louisiana
Open to train traffic
Built 1897-8, Some Spans Replaced 1905 and 1945
Three Arches Bridge (Pike County, Missouri)
Rated 83% with 4 votes
Three-span concrete encased stone arch bridge over Little Peno Creek on CR 49
Open to traffic
Built 1900
North River CR 253 Bridge (Shelby County, Missouri)
Rated 83% with 3 votes
Pony truss bridge over North River on CR 253
Intact but closed to all traffic
Built ca. 1910
Avert Bridge (Stoddard County, Missouri)
Rated 83% with 2 votes
Derelict through truss bridge over Castor River parallel to CR 512 near Avert
Abandoned with missing deck and surrounded by undergrowth, replaced by culvert
Built 1913 by the Vincennes Bridge Co.
Eads Bridge (St. Louis, Missouri)
Rated 83% with 18 votes
Three-span steel arch bridge over the Mississippi River and N. Leonor K. Sullivan Blvd. in downtown St. Louis
Top deck open to four lanes of traffic with a pedestrian lane, bottom deck open to two tracks of MetroLink light rail service
Built 1869-1874 under the direction of engineer James Buchanan Eads; automobile deck closed 1989 - 2003 for rehabilitation and replacement; reopened July 4, 2003
Bend Road Bridge (Franklin County, Missouri)
Rated 82% with 7 votes
Two-span through truss bridge over Meramec River on Bend Road (Route N), southwest of Pacific
Open to one-lane traffic
Built 1916-17 by Miller & Borcherding; rehabilitated 1991
Blue Ridge Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Rated 82% with 2 votes
Stone arch bridge over MO 12 on Blue Ridge Blvd. between Kansas City and Independence
Open to two-lane traffic above and four-lane traffic below
Built 1906 by the Forrester-Swenson Construction Co.
Santa Fe Street Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Rated 82% with 2 votes
Through truss bridge over the BNSF Railroad on Santa Fe Street in Sibley
Open to traffic
Built Ca. 1888, Relocated Here 1912; rehabilitated 1998
Vale Tunnel (Jackson County, Missouri)
Rated 82% with 7 votes
Tunnel on the Rock Island Railroad under a hill and Bannister Road between Raytown and Lees Summit in Kansas City
Railroad line inactive
Built 1903-4; abandoned 1980 with the bankruptcy of the Rock Island Railroad
Browning Road bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Rated 82% with 3 votes
Remains of bridge over East Branch of Big Creek
Abandoned
North River MO 168 Bridge (Marion County, Missouri)
Rated 82% with 2 votes
Four-span through truss bridge over North River on MO 168, west of Palmyra
Replaced by a new bridge
Built 1932 by the Vincennes Bridge Co.; Demolished 2012
Grand Auglaize Swinging Bridge (Miller County, Missouri)
Rated 82% with 16 votes
Suspension bridge over Grand Auglaize Creek on Swinging Bridges Road (Lake Road 42-18) southwest of Brumley
Open to traffic
Built 1922 by Joseph Dice
Caruthersville Bridge (Pemiscot County, Missouri)
Rated 82% with 3 votes
Continuous through truss over the Mississippi River on I-155, southeast of Caruthersville
Open to four lanes of traffic
Built 1976; rehabilitated 1987
Al's Tavern Bridge (Ralls County, Missouri)
Rated 82% with 2 votes
Pony truss bridge over Marble Creek on Ilasco Trail (CR 279)
Open to traffic
Built 1910 by Stupp Brothers
Blackwater Old US 65 Bridge (Saline County, Missouri)
Rated 82% with 3 votes
Two-span through truss over Blackwater River on CR 339 (formerly US 65)
Open to traffic
Built 1924
Vanduser Bridge (Stoddard County, Missouri)
Rated 82% with 2 votes
Through truss bridge over Spoil Bank on Route DD, west of Vanduser
Open to two-lane traffic
Built 1950-51
MacArthur Bridge (St. Louis, Missouri)
Rated 82% with 21 votes
Three-span through truss bridge over the Mississippi River in St. Louis, south of the Poplar Street Bridge
Open to railroad traffic only
Built 1907-1917 by the City of St. Louis to break the monopoly of the Terminal Railroad Association, which controlled the two other bridges at St. Louis and charged unreasonable tolls. Automobile deck closed to traffic in 1981.
Five Mile Creek Bridge (Audrain County, Missouri)
Rated 81% with 2 votes
Concrete arch bridge over Five Mile Creek on CR 367
Open to traffic on a dead-end road
Built 1901
Alley Bridge (Barry County, Missouri)
Rated 81% with 2 votes
Abandoned slab bridge over Kelly Creek on Alley
Abandoned
Carroll Creek Bridge (Clay County, Missouri)
Rated 81% with 2 votes
Pony truss bridge over Carroll Creek on NE 172nd Street
Open to traffic
Built ca. 1920
Sandy Creek Covered Bridge 25-50-01 (Jefferson County, Missouri)
Rated 81% with 2 votes
Covered bridge over Sandy Creek on Lemay Ferry Road north of Hillsboro
Open to pedestrians only
Built 1872 by the House Springs, Big River Valley Macadamized and Gravel Road Co. at a cost of $2,000
Castor River MO 72 Bridge (Madison County, Missouri)
Rated 81% with 4 votes
Partially lost three-span through truss bridge over Castor River and single pony truss over Cape Creek on MO 72 between Fredericktown and Patton
Two spans removed in Summer 2007
Built 1923; rehabilitated 1933
Mississippi County Road 310 Bridge (Mississippi County, Missouri)
Rated 81% with 2 votes
Destroyed pony truss bridge over a drainage ditch on CR 310
Destroyed by flooding in May 2011
Built ca. 1922; relocated here 1966
BNSF - Brush Creek Bridge (Platte County, Missouri)
Rated 81% with 2 votes
Baltimore through truss bridge over Brush Creek on BNSF Railway
Open to traffic
Built 1908
Devils Elbow Arch Bridge (Pulaski County, Missouri)
Rated 81% with 3 votes
Three-span open-spandrel arch bridge over Big Piney River on Route Z (Old US 66)
Open to traffic on a four-lane divided highway with vintage pavement but no posted weight limits
Built 1942
Derstler Road Bridge (Ray County, Missouri)
Rated 81% with 2 votes
Pony truss bridge over Crooked River on Derstler Road
Replaced by a new bridge
Built or relocated here ca. 1950
NS - Saint Charles Rail Bridge (St. Charles County, Missouri)
Rated 81% with 2 votes
Cantilevered through truss bridge over the Missouri River Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to railroad traffic
Built 1936, replacing an earlier 1871 through truss railroad bridge on a new alignment
Old Chain of Rocks Bridge (St. Louis, Missouri)
Rated 81% with 15 votes
Cantilevered through truss bridge over the Mississippi River on St Louis Riverfront Trail (Old US 66) just south of the modern I-270 bridge in St. Louis
Open to pedestrians and bicyclists
Built 1927-1929; opened July 5, 1929, closed to traffic in 1968; reopened for pedestrians on June 5, 1999
Wilson Creek Bridge (Greene County, Missouri)
Rated 80% with 2 votes
Concrete tee beam bridge over Wilson Creek on Scenic Avenue (FM 137) in Springfield
Open to traffic
Built 1933
Branch Center Creek Old Route 66 Bridge (Jasper County, Missouri)
Rated 80% with 2 votes
Slab bridge over a branch of Center Creek on Old 66 Blvd
Replaced by a new bridge
Built 1922; demolished Sept. 2016
Centennial Park Covered Bridge 25-80-a (Pettis County, Missouri)
Rated 80% with 2 votes
Replica covered bridge in Sedalia's Centennial Park near intersection of New York Avenue and 16th Street
Open to pedestrians only
Built 2004
Pape Bridge (St. Clair County, Missouri)
Rated 80% with 3 votes
Through truss bridge over Little Clear Creek on CR SW 400
Closed to all traffic
Built 1911 by the Standard Bridge Co.
Fish Creek CR 128 Bridge (Saline County, Missouri)
Rated 80% with 2 votes
Pony truss bridge over Fish Creek on CR 128
Open to traffic on a minimal maintenance road
Built ca. 1910
Blackwater River Overflow Old US 65 Bridge (Saline County, Missouri)
Rated 80% with 2 votes
Slab bridge over Blackwater River Overflow on Jewell Avenue/CR 339 (Old US 65)
Open to traffic
Built 1923
Grand Basin Bridges (St. Louis, Missouri)
Rated 80% with 2 votes
Pair of replica stone arch bridges on opposite sides of Grand Basin in Forest Park
Open to foot traffic
St. Louis Freight Tunnel (St. Louis, Missouri)
Rated 80% with 2 votes
Tunnel under downtown on the MetroLink in St. Louis
Open to two tracks of MetroLink light rail service with bypass to original freight alignment
Built in 1875 along with the completion of Eads Bridge as a route to Union Station. Later used as a freight route as passenger trains bypassed the tunnel for Merchants and MacArthur Bridges.
Price & Colburn Bridge (Cass County, Missouri)
Rated 79% with 4 votes
Pony truss bridge over South Grand River on Rodier Road in Freeman
Intact but closed to all traffic
Built 1910 by contractor George Bird
Stringtown Bridge (Cole County, Missouri)
Rated 79% with 2 votes
Through truss bridge over North Moreau Creek on Hemstreet Road west of Jefferson City
Open to two-lane traffic
Built 1934; made obsolete by new bridge in 1974
Old US 50 Lamine River Bridge (Cooper County, Missouri)
Rated 79% with 2 votes
Open-spandrel arch bridge over Lamine River on Route A (Old US 50) east of Otterville
Open to traffic
Built 1930
Bird's Nest Bridge (Crawford County, Missouri)
Rated 79% with 6 votes
Through truss bridge over Meramec River on Bird's Nest Road north of Steelville
Closed to all traffic and posted against trespassing
Built 1914 by Miller & Borcherding Bridge Builders of St. Louis
Horse Island Chute Bridge (Perry County, Missouri)
Rated 79% with 3 votes
Steel stringer bridge over Horse Island Chute on MO 51
Open to traffic
Built 1942
Kings Road Bridge (St. Francois County, Missouri)
Rated 79% with 2 votes
Slab bridge over Branch Flat River on Kings Road
Open to traffic
Built 1924
Metrolink Footbridge (St. Louis, Missouri)
Rated 79% with 2 votes
Cantilevered truss bridge over the Metrolink on a footpath at the east edge of Forest Park
Open to foot traffic
Little Valley Church Bridge (Bollinger County, Missouri)
Rated 78% with 2 votes
Pony truss bridge over Cane Creek on CR 524 northwest of Dongola
Open to traffic
Built 1922
Perche Creek Old US 40 Bridge (Boone County, Missouri)
Rated 78% with 3 votes
Slab bridge over a branch of Perche Creek on W. Van Horn Tavern Road (Old US 40)
Open to traffic
Built 1925
Hebron Bridge (Douglas County, Missouri)
Rated 78% with 2 votes
Two-span through truss bridge over North Fork White River on CR 14-279 at Hebron Crossing Access
Open to one-lane traffic with a 6 ton weight limit
Built 1914 at a cost of $5,900
Georgia City Bridge (Jasper County, Missouri)
Rated 78% with 2 votes
Relocated bowstring through truss at King Jack Park in Webb City
Open to pedestrians
Built 1871 by the Wrought Iron Bridge Co.; approach spans added 1885; closed to traffic 1986; relocated to Webb City
UP - Rough Creek Trestle (Ste. Genevieve County, Missouri)
Rated 78% with 2 votes
Large railroad viaduct on the former Missouri-Illinois Railroad (Now Union Pacific Railroad) near Weingarten; visible from MO 32
Open to railroad traffic
Opened Nov. 29, 1902
Frisco - Meramec Highlands Tunnel (St. Louis County, Missouri)
Rated 78% with 3 votes
Closed tunnel under Sunset Hill on the Frisco Railroad at Kirkwood
Closed with the entrances boarded up and the inside partially filled
Built 1883; bypassed in 1922; tracks removed 1929
St. Louis Science Center Bridge (St. Louis, Missouri)
Rated 78% with 3 votes
Through truss bridge over Oakland Avenue & I-64 (US 40) on St. Louis Science Center walkway in St. Louis
Open to pedestrians
Built 1991
Foley Road Bridge (Boone County, Missouri)
Rated 77% with 3 votes
Pony truss bridge over Lick Fork on Foley Road
Open to traffic
Built ca. 1920
Camp Branch Bridge (Cass County, Missouri)
Rated 77% with 3 votes
Abandoned pony truss bridge over Camp Branch
Private, limited use
Shawnee Ford Bridge (Franklin County, Missouri)
Rated 77% with 4 votes
Through truss bridge over Bourbeuse River on Shawnee Ford Road beyond the end of Route AN
Open to one-lane traffic with a 19 ton weight limit
Built ca. 1920; rehabilitated 1990
Liberty Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Rated 77% with 3 votes
Pair of through truss bridges over Missouri River on MO 291 south of Liberty
Northbound bridge re-opened to traffic July 30, 2015
Northbound bridge built 1949 and rehabilitated 1986; southbound bridge built 1996
KCS - Wildcat Hollow Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Rated 77% with 3 votes
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Wildcat Hollow Drive (E. 67th Street) on Kansas City Southern Railway
Open to railroad traffic above and road traffic below
Built 1928
KCS - Coal Mine Road Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Rated 77% with 2 votes
Timber stringer bridge over Coal Mine Road on Kansas City Southern Railway
Open to railroad traffic above and one-lane road traffic below
Armco Power Plant Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Rated 77% with 2 votes
Abandoned Warren pony truss bridge over Big Blue River on an Abandoned KCS spur
Abandoned
Short Road Bridge No. 1 (Morgan County, Missouri)
Rated 77% with 2 votes
Concrete girder bridge over Straight Fork on Short Road (Old MO 5)
Open to traffic
Built 1920
Redings Mill Bridge (Newton County, Missouri)
Rated 77% with 2 votes
Closed three-span open-spandrel arch bridge over Shoal Creek on MO 86 south of Joplin in Joplin
Bypassed by new bridge; open to pedestrians only
Built 1930 by contractor M.E. Gillioz
Grotto Bridge (Phelps County, Missouri)
Rated 77% with 2 votes
Concrete stringer bridge over Little Piney Creek on CR 7530 (Grotto Road)
Reverted to private property and closed to all traffic
McKinley Bridge (St. Louis, Missouri)
Rated 77% with 5 votes
Through truss bridge over the Mississippi River at St. Louis
Open to traffic
Built 1910, closed to traffic in October 2001, reopened in 2007
Mace Creek Bridge (Andrew County, Missouri)
Rated 76% with 3 votes
Through truss bridge over Mace Creek on CR 392
Replaced by a new bridge
Built ca. 1925
Swope Park / Kansas City Zoo Suspension Footbridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Rated 76% with 2 votes
Wire suspension bridge over Blue River on Non-Motorized Path
Open to pedestrians
Built 1907; Rehabilitated 1994
Morse Mill Bridge (Jefferson County, Missouri)
Rated 76% with 4 votes
Through truss bridge over Big River at Morse Mill
Open to pedestrians only
Built 1886-87 by the St. Louis Bridge & Iron Co.
KCCC&StJ - Culvert (Platte County, Missouri)
Rated 76% with 3 votes
Concrete culvert bridge over Tributary of Jowler Creek on abandoned interurban RoW
Abandoned
Carried interurban rail from 1913 to 1933
Blackwell Bridge (St. Francois County, Missouri)
Rated 76% with 5 votes
Lost three-span through truss bridge over Big River at Blackwell just beyond the end of Route CC
Removed to make way for replacement bridge; east abutment remains
Built 1930-31; replaced 2004
Monett Business US 60 Bridge (Barry County, Missouri)
Rated 75% with 2 votes
Through truss bridge over tBNSF RR on Business US 60 east of Monett
Open to two-lane traffic
Built 1935
Independence Street Bridge (Cass County, Missouri)
Rated 75% with 2 votes
Concrete tee beam bridge over Town Creek on Independence Street in Harrisonville
Open to traffic
Built 1920
Stueber Road Bridge (Crawford County, Missouri)
Rated 75% with 2 votes
Pony truss bridge over a branch of Little Bourbeuse River on Stueber Road
Replaced by a new bridge
Built 1917, replaced by a pair of 8ft diameter steel culverts. Portions of the abutment wing walls are still in place.
Glasgow Bridge (Howard County, Missouri)
Rated 75% with 3 votes
Lost five-span through truss bridge over the Missouri River on MO 240 at Glasgow
Superstructure replaced
Built 1925; rehabilitated 1986; closed to traffic on August 4, 2008, for replacement of the superstructure; new bridge opened Sept. 2009
E 58th Street Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Rated 75% with 3 votes
Wooden bridge over the KC Southern Railroad on E. 58th Street in Kansas City
Removed but not replaced
Built 1929
Hunt Road Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Rated 75% with 2 votes
Skewed Pony truss bridge over tributary of Sni-a-Bar Creek on Hunt Road south of Oak Grove
Open to traffic
Trolley Track Trail - 69th Street Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Rated 75% with 3 votes
Concrete stringer bridge over Pedestrian path replacing 69th Street on Trolley Track Trail
Open to pedestrians
Seeger Bridge (Knox County, Missouri)
Rated 75% with 2 votes
Pony truss bridge over Bridge Creek on CR 187
Replaced with a concrete bridge
Built 1911 by the Illinois Steel Bridge Co.
Mark Twain Bridge (Marion County, Missouri)
Rated 75% with 4 votes
Lost through truss bridge over the Mississippi River on US 36 at Hannibal
Replaced by a new bridge to carry I-72
Opened Sept. 4, 1936; tolls removed Oct. 30, 1940; rehabilitated 1982; replaced and demolished 2000
RI - Middle Sugar Creek Bridge (Miller County, Missouri)
Rated 75% with 3 votes
Pratt through truss bridge over Sugar Creek on CRI&P RR
Intact but closed to all traffic
Built ca 1903 by the CRI&P RR
Francka Ford Bridge (Polk County, Missouri)
Rated 75% with 2 votes
Lost through truss bridge over Pomme de Terre River on 117th Road, just beyond the end of Route NN
Replaced by a new bridge
Built 1913-14 by the Canton Bridge Co.; replaced 2012
Devils Elbow Bridge (Pulaski County, Missouri)
Rated 75% with 6 votes
Two-span through truss bridge over Big Piney River at Devils Elbow on Teardrop Road (Old US 66)
Open to traffic
Built 1923; made obsolete by new US 66 bridge in 1942; rehabilitated 2013-14
US 66 Meramec River Bridge (St. Louis County, Missouri)
Rated 75% with 9 votes
Deck truss bridge over Meramec River on Old US 66 at Route 66 State Park
Closed to all traffic with deck removed
Built in 1931, replacing the Votaw Bridge; made obsolete in 1968 by a new westbound I-44 bridge on a new alignment; deemed unsafe for vehicular / pedestrian traffic and closed on October 29th, 2009.
Page Avenue Bridge (St. Louis County, Missouri)
Rated 75% with 2 votes
Pair of tied arch bridges over the Missouri River on MO 364 (Page Avenue)
Open to traffic
Built in 1999 per NBI; opened December 13th, 2003.
Grant's Trail - I44 Overpass (St. Louis County, Missouri)
Rated 75% with 2 votes
Bridge over Interstate 44 on Grant's Trail
Open to pedestrians only
Tuque Creek Bridge (Warren County, Missouri)
Rated 75% with 2 votes
Lost pony truss bridge over Tuque Creek on MO 47/94 just southeast of Marthasville
Replaced by a new bridge
Built 1933; replaced in 2011
Bill Emerson Memorial Bridge (Cape Girardeau County, Missouri)
Rated 74% with 6 votes
Cable-stayed bridge over the Mississippi River connecting MO 34 and IL 146 at Cape Girardeau
Open to four-lane traffic
Opened to traffic Dec. 13, 2003, replacing the old Cape Girardeau Bridge
BNSF - Grand River Bridge (Near Sumner) (Chariton County, Missouri)
Rated 74% with 2 votes
Through truss bridge over Grand River on BNSF Railway, southwest of Sumner
Open to traffic
Grand Avenue Viaduct (St. Louis, Missouri)
Rated 74% with 2 votes
Lost steel stringer bridge over Bernard Ave., Scott Ave., MetroLink, BNSF / Union Pacific railroads, and Gratiot St. on Grand Avenue in St. Louis
Replaced by UCEB
Built in 1959, replacing the Grand Avenue Suspension Bridge as part of an "urban renewal project"; demolished March 14th, 2011; replacement UCEB opened to traffic July 13th, 2012.
South Fork Main City Road Bridge (Cass County, Missouri)
Rated 73% with 4 votes
Bedstead Pony truss bridge over South Fork on Main City Road
Replaced by a new bridge
Built ca. 1905; Replaced 2013
First Jefferson City Bridge (Cole County, Missouri)
Rated 73% with 3 votes
Lost through truss swing bridge over the Missouri River at Jefferson City
Replaced by the current US 54 bridge, but vestiges of south approach remain at end of Bolivar Street
Opened Oct. 15, 1896; demolished 1955
Washington Street Bridge (Franklin County, Missouri)
Rated 73% with 2 votes
Stone and concrete arch bridge over Flat Creek on Washington Street in Union
Open to traffic
Route B Locust Creek Bridge (Linn County, Missouri)
Rated 73% with 3 votes
Lost through truss bridge over Locust Creek on Route B, west of Linneus
Replaced by a new bridge
Built 1925 or earlier in Chariton County; relocated here in August 1939
Kimberling City Bridge (Stone County, Missouri)
Rated 73% with 5 votes
Through truss bridge on MO 13 over Table Rock Lake (White River) at Kimberling City
Open to traffic
Built 1956, replacing an earlier truss bridge inundated by the lake
Long Creek Bridge (Taney County, Missouri)
Rated 73% with 3 votes
Cantilevered through truss bridge on MO 86 over Long Creek (Table Rock Lake)
Open to two-lane traffic
Built 1956
Holliday Creek No. 5 Bridge (Wayne County, Missouri)
Rated 73% with 3 votes
Wooden deck bridge over Holliday Creek on CR 537 near Route E
Closed to all traffic
Mystery Bridge (Cass County, Missouri)
Rated 72% with 6 votes
Mystery bowstring-like bridge now sitting in a field off MO 58
Moved to new location
Stored at this location for a few years
Wears Creek Railroad Bridge (Cole County, Missouri)
Rated 72% with 3 votes
Stone arch bridge over Wears Creek on the Union Pacific Railroad in downtown Jefferson City, just northwest of the Capitol
Open to multiple tracks of railroad traffic
Old US 50 Viaduct (Cooper County, Missouri)
Rated 72% with 2 votes
Tee beam bridge over the Union Pacific Railroad on Old US 50, just north of current US 50
Replaced by a new bridge
Built 1924
UP - Meremec River Bridge (Jefferson County, Missouri)
Rated 72% with 3 votes
Two-span through truss bridge over the Meramec River on the Union Pacific Railroad in Arnold
Open to railroad traffic
Spencer Creek Covered Bridge 25-92-A (St. Charles County, Missouri)
Rated 72% with 2 votes
Replica covered bridge over Spencer Creek at Spencer Creek Subdivision in St. Peters
Open to traffic
Built 1976 by Roger Adams
Beckwoods Drive Bridge (St. Louis County, Missouri)
Rated 72% with 2 votes
Pony truss bridge over Antire Creek on Beckwoods Drive
Open to traffic on a private lane
Built 1911 by Stupp Brothers Bridge & Iron Co.
World Bird Sanctuary BNSF RR Slab Bridge (St. Louis County, Missouri)
Rated 72% with 3 votes
Slab bridge over BNSF Railway on WBS Tunnel Trail
Open to traffic
Built 1923
Sinking Creek Bridge (Shannon County, Missouri)
Rated 72% with 4 votes
Three-span open-spandrel arches over Sinking Creek on MO 19 north of Round Spring
Closed to traffic
Built 1925; closed to traffic in 2015 and bypassed by temporary bridge
RI - Eugene Tunnel (Cole County, Missouri)
Rated 71% with 4 votes
Tunnel under a hill and MO 17 on the Rock Island Railroad at Eugene
Railroad line currently inactive
Built 1903
MoPac Tabo Creek Bridge (Lafayette County, Missouri)
Rated 71% with 2 votes
Abandoned deck plate girder bridge over Tabo Creek on Missouri Pacific RR
Derelict/abandoned
Callaway Fork Bridge (St. Charles County, Missouri)
Rated 71% with 5 votes
Closed through truss bridge over Callaway Fork on Old Route D west of New Melle
Closed to all traffic
Built 1909 by the Decatur Bridge Co.; made obsolete by new bridge in 1968
BNSF - Coldwater Creek Bridge (St. Louis County, Missouri)
Rated 71% with 2 votes
Brick arch bridge over Coldwater Creek on the BNSF Railway near Spanish Lake in West Alton
Open to traffic
Dripping Springs Bridge (St. Louis County, Missouri)
Rated 71% with 3 votes
Stone arch footbridge at Dripping Springs in Creve Coeur Park
Open to pedestrians only
BNSF - Times Beach Bridge (St. Louis County, Missouri)
Rated 71% with 3 votes
Three-span deck truss bridge over Meramec River on the BNSF Railway at Times Beach, near Deicke Road
Open to railroad traffic