Louis Wernwag

of Reutlingen, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
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BO - Harper Ferry Bridge (Jefferson County, West Virginia)
Built 1836
Lost Through truss bridge over Potomac River on Former B&O
Destroyed by disaster

Camp Nelson Covered Bridge 17-40-03x / 17-57-10x (Garrard County, Kentucky)
Built 1838
Lost covered bridge over Kentucky River on an old alignment of US 27 (Old Lexington Road)
Replaced by new bridge

Colossus Bridge (Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1812
Lost Covered through truss bridge over Schuylkill River on Spring Garden Street
Destroyed by fire

Conowingo Bridge (1820) (Harford County, Maryland)
Built 1820
Lost Covered through truss bridge over Susquehanna River on Highway 1
Replaced by a new bridge

Seymour Covered Bridge (Ross County, Ohio)
Designer, 1840
Lost Wernwag Truss Bridge over Paint Creek on US 50
Replaced by a new bridge after abutment failure in 1933.

US50 Cheat River Covered Bridge 48-39-01x (Preston County, West Virginia)
Designer, 1835
Lost Bridge over Cheat River on U.S. Route 50
Destroyed by fire in 1964