Nevada Website Statistics

All Bridges

  • Total listed Nevada bridges: 116
  • Bridges with photos: 48 (41.4%)
  • Bridges with Street View: 48 (41.4%)
  • Bridges with GPS coordinates: 114 (98.3%)

  • Total photos: 324

Extant Bridges

  • Extant bridges: 94 (81.0% of all)
  • Bridges with photos: 34 (36.2% of extant)
  • Bridges with Street View: 41 (43.6% of extant)
  • Bridges with GPS coordinates: 93 (98.9% of extant)

Lost Bridges

  • Lost bridges: 19 (16.4% of all)
  • Bridges with photos: 9 (47.4% of lost)
  • Bridges with GPS coordinates: 18 (94.7% of lost)

Oldest Listed Bridges

  1. VT - Crown Point Bridge (Storey County, built 1869, removed)
  2. Virginia Street Bridge (Washoe County, built 1877, replaced by new bridge)
  3. VT - Truckee River Bridge (Washoe County, built 1881, removed)
  4. Painted Rock Road Bridge (Storey County, built 1902, open to traffic)
  5. UP - Patrick Bridge (Washoe County, built 1902, open to traffic)
  6. Palisade Canyon Road Bridge No. 2 (Eureka County, built 1902, open to traffic)
  7. Virginia Street Bridge (Washoe County, built 1905, replaced by new bridge)
  8. UP - Palisade Canyon Bridge No. 1 (Eureka County, built 1906, unknown status)
  9. Irrigation canal bridge (Churchill County, built 1906, open to traffic)
  10. UP - Palisade Canyon Bridge No. 2 (Eureka County, built 1906, collapsed)

Oldest Listed Extant Bridges

  1. UP - Patrick Bridge (Washoe County, built 1902, open to traffic)
  2. Painted Rock Road Bridge (Storey County, built 1902, open to traffic)
  3. Palisade Canyon Road Bridge No. 2 (Eureka County, built 1902, open to traffic)
  4. Irrigation canal bridge (Churchill County, built 1906, open to traffic)
  5. UP - Fallon Bridge (Churchill County, built 1906, open to traffic)
  6. UP - Meadow Valley Wash Bridge (Lincoln County, built 1907, open to traffic)
  7. UP - West Verdi Bridge (Washoe County, built 1907, open to traffic)
  8. SP - Truckee River Bridge (Abandoned) (Washoe County, built 1907, open to pedestrians)
  9. UP - Meadow Valley Wash Bridge (Lincoln County, built 1910, open to traffic)
  10. Bridge Street Bridge (Humboldt County, built 1910, open to traffic)

By Design

  • Arch: 9 (7.8%)
    • Deck arch: 9 (7.8%)
      • Closed-spandrel arch: 4 (3.4%)
      • Open-spandrel arch: 2 (1.7%)
      • Ribbed closed-spandrel arch: 1 (0.9%)

  • Beam: 16 (13.8%)
    • Stringer: 11 (9.5%)
      • Steel stringer: 9 (7.8%)
      • Timber stringer: 1 (0.9%)
    • Concrete tee beam: 4 (3.4%)

  • Culvert: 1 (0.9%)
    • Concrete culvert: 1 (0.9%)

  • Girder: 13 (11.2%)
    • Deck girder: 5 (4.3%)
      • Concrete deck girder: 2 (1.7%)
      • Deck plate girder: 2 (1.7%)
    • Pony/through girder: 7 (6.0%)
      • Pony/through plate girder: 7 (6.0%)

  • Slab: 2 (1.7%)

  • Truss: 60 (51.7%)
    • Deck truss: 3 (2.6%)
      • Pratt deck truss: 1 (0.9%)
    • Pony truss: 4 (3.4%)
      • Bailey pony truss: 1 (0.9%)
      • Polygonal Warren pony truss: 1 (0.9%)
    • Through truss: 53 (45.7%)
      • Bowstring through truss: 2 (1.7%)
      • Camelback through truss: 3 (2.6%)
      • Parker through truss: 2 (1.7%)
      • Pratt through truss: 19 (16.4%)
      • Warren through truss: 5 (4.3%)
        • Warren through truss with all verticals: 2 (1.7%)

    • Tunnel: 14 (12.1%)

    • Unknown: 1 (0.9%)