Top Ranked Mississippi Bridges

MS 149 Bridge (Stone County, Mississippi)
Rated 100% with 2 votes
Steel stringer bridge over MS 149 (old US 49) on MS 26 in Wiggins
Open to traffic
Built 1955
Silent Shade Swing Bridge (Humphreys County, Mississippi)
Rated 98% with 4 votes
Abandoned through truss swing bridge over Yazoo River
Abandoned
Bridge plans approved in 1906 and completed by January 1912.
Tombigbee River Bridge (Lowndes County, Mississippi)
Rated 98% with 4 votes
Swing Bridge over Tombigbee River on Old 82/Island Road West side of Columbus
Open to pedestrians only
Built 1927; Converted to a one-lane bridge in 1989; Bypassed by a new bridge, closed to vehicles in 1991, restored for pedestrian opening 2013
Confederate Avenue Steel Bridge (Warren County, Mississippi)
Rated 97% with 3 votes
Lost arch-truss bridge within Vicksburg National Military Park on Confederate Avenue over Jackson Road and South Fork Glass Bayou in Vicksburg
Removed after 1997, but brick abutments remain
Built 1903 by the Penn Bridge Co.
Fairground Street Bridge (Warren County, Mississippi)
Rated 96% with 11 votes
Abandoned Pratt through truss over Illinois Central Railroad on Fairground St; one span was approach span Dubuque RR Bridge (1868 bridge) shortened by 1 panel (approx. 12 ft). 2nd span was also a RR bridge of unknown origin - shortened by 13.5 ft.
Abandoned
One span was approach span on 1868 Dubuque RR Bridge; erected here in 1895; one panel removed; 2nd span relocated from unknown location; both spans built by the Keystone Bridge Company; closed to traffic 1993
Yazoo River Swing Bridge (Yazoo County, Mississippi)
Rated 96% with 5 votes
Abandoned through truss swing bridge over Old Channel Yazoo River in Yazoo City
Abandoned
Bahala Creek Bridge (Lawrence County, Mississippi)
Rated 95% with 2 votes
Abandoned through truss bridge over Bahala Creek on former Ras Case Road
Abandoned
Built 1909
Campbell-White Bridge (Quitman County, Mississippi)
Rated 95% with 2 votes
Through truss bridge over Coldwater River on MS 322
Open to traffic
Built 1953
Mahned Bridge (Perry County, Mississippi)
Rated 94% with 3 votes
Two-span through truss bridge over Leaf River on Mahned Road
Derelict
Built 1903 by the Chicago Bridge & Iron Co.
Union Avenue Bridge #2 (Warren County, Mississippi)
Rated 94% with 2 votes
Deck arch bridge over Unnamed creek on Union Avenue in Vicksburg National Military Park
Open to traffic
Built 1904
Old Merrill Bridge (George County, Mississippi)
Rated 93% with 3 votes
Through truss bridge over Pascagoula River on Merrill - Salem Road
Intact but closed to all traffic
Built 1928
Keesler Bridge (Leflore County, Mississippi)
Rated 91% with 3 votes
Swing through truss bridge over Yazoo River on Grand Blvd. at Greenwood
Open to traffic
Built 1925 by the Riley-Bailey Construction Co.
Shubuta Bridge #2 (Clarke County, Mississippi)
Rated 89% with 2 votes
Abandoned through truss bridge over Chickasawhay River on East Street (CR 275)
Abandoned
Pearl River MS 28 Bridge (Copiah County, Mississippi)
Rated 89% with 2 votes
Cantilever through truss bridge over Pearl River on MS 28
Open to traffic
Built 1940
Tallahatchie River MS 7 Bridge (Lafayette County, Mississippi)
Rated 89% with 3 votes
Lost three-span through truss bridge over Tallahatchie River on MS 7
Replaced by a new bridge
Built 1953. Demolished 2015.
Maloney Circle Bridge (Warren County, Mississippi)
Rated 89% with 3 votes
Arch bridge over Illinois Central RR on Maloney Circle in Vicksburg
Open to pedestrians
Built 1908
Eddiceton Bridge (Franklin County, Mississippi)
Rated 87% with 3 votes
Through truss bridge over Homochitto River on Burris Road
Bridge open under cross-at-your-own-risk policy
Built 1909
Moore Lake Bridge (Leflore County, Mississippi)
Rated 87% with 2 votes
Abandoned through truss bridge over Moore Lake on CR 73
Bypassed by a new bridge built in 1995
Built 1916
Old US Hwy 45 Bridge (Monroe County, Mississippi)
Rated 85% with 2 votes
Parker through truss bridge over the old channel of the Tombigbee River on former U.S. 45 in Aberdeen

Built 1930 by the Nashville Bridge Co.; Bypassed by a new bridge in 1981 when the Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway was built.
Old Vicksburg Bridge (Warren County, Mississippi)
Rated 85% with 5 votes
Cantilevered through truss bridge over the Mississippi River at Vicksburg just north of the I-20 bridge in Vicksburg
Closed to all vehicular and pedestrian traffic, but still used by the Kansas City Southern railroad
Built 1930
Spanish Bayou Bridge (Adams County, Mississippi)
Rated 84% with 2 votes
Abandoned brick arch bridge over Spanish Bayou on Mississippi Railroad/Old Washington Road
Abandoned
Built 1836 by the Mississippi Railroad; converted to road use sometime after 1840
Rosemary Road Bridge (Hinds County, Mississippi)
Rated 84% with 4 votes
Through truss bridge over Pearl River on Rosemary Road
Through truss intact but approach removed.
Built ca. 1950
Yazoo River Bridge (Warren County, Mississippi)
Rated 82% with 3 votes
Lost through truss bridge over Yazoo River and KCS RR on US 61 near Redwood
Replaced by new bridge
Built 1950; Replaced by new bridge in 2009
Byram Swinging Bridge (Hinds County, Mississippi)
Rated 81% with 5 votes
Wire suspension bridge over Pearl River
Open to pedestrians
Built 1905 by W.H. Groome Son; Bypassed by new bridge in 1989
Tallahatchie River Bridge (Panola County, Mississippi)
Rated 81% with 2 votes
Through truss bridge over Tallahatchie River on MS 6 west of Batesville
Open to two-lane traffic
Built 1940
Old US 11 East Pearl River Bridge (Hancock County, Mississippi)
Rated 80% with 2 votes
Lost Bridge over Pearl River on Old US 11
Demolished in the early 1970s
Built 1920s, Made obsolete by the rerouting of US 11 to Interstate 59 in 1965
KCS - Big Black River Bridge (Warren County, Mississippi)
Rated 80% with 4 votes
Concrete arch bridge over Big Black River on Kansas City Southern Railway
Open to traffic
Built 1917
Woodwards Switch Bridge (Wayne County, Mississippi)
Rated 80% with 2 votes
Lost through truss bridge over Chickasawhay River on Woodward Switch Road
Replaced by a new bridge
Built 1910; Collapsed under the weight of three vehicles on it at once in October of 2001 killing three people.
GM&O - Leaf River Bridge (Perry County, Mississippi)
Rated 79% with 2 votes
Abandoned through truss railroad bridge over Leaf River
Abandoned
Built 1902
Griffis-Fountain Chunky River Bridge (Newton County, Mississippi)
Rated 78% with 2 votes
Through truss bridge over Chunky River on Griffis-Fountain Road at Chunky
Open to traffic
Built 1922
Lamb-Fish Bridge (Tallahatchie County, Mississippi)
Rated 78% with 5 votes
Vertical lift bridge over the Cold Water River on Levee Road
Open to traffic
Built 1905 by the American Bridge Co.
Hankinson Bridge (Warren County, Mississippi)
Rated 78% with 3 votes
Abandoned swing through truss bridge over Big Black River on Hankinson Road (Old US 61)
Abandoned
Bypassed by new alignment of Hwy 61 in 1987
Sunflower River MS 12 Bridge (Washington County, Mississippi)
Rated 78% with 2 votes
Two-span through truss bridge over Sunflower River on MS 12
Open to traffic
Built ca. 1940
Stennis Space Center Bridge (Hancock County, Mississippi)
Rated 77% with 2 votes
Warren pony truss double leaf bascule bridge over Canal on MI-607 (Shuttle Parkway)
Open to traffic
Built 1965
Strong River MS 28 Bridge (Simpson County, Mississippi)
Rated 77% with 2 votes
Through truss bridge over Strong River on MS 28
Open to traffic
Built 1943
Pearl River Bridge (Leake County, Mississippi)
Rated 76% with 2 votes
Abandoned through truss bridge over Pearl River on MS 25, just off Old Highway 13
Derelict with approaches and deck removed
Current MS 25 bridge built in 1982
Yellow Creek Bridge (Wayne County, Mississippi)
Rated 72% with 6 votes
Abandoned pratt pony truss bridge over Yellow Creek on former Old River Road
Abandoned
Built 1910; Bypassed 1983
Abiaca Creek Bridge (Carroll County, Mississippi)
Rated 71% with 2 votes
Through truss bridge over Abiaca Creek on Nebo Rd.
Open to traffic
Built ca. 1930
Old US 11 Wooden Bridge (Hancock County, Mississippi)
Rated 71% with 4 votes
Abandoned bridge on US 11
Abandoned
McGlothin Road Bridge (Lauderdale County, Mississippi)
Rated 71% with 2 votes
Bridge over unnamed creek on McGlothin