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Deck truss

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A span where the truss webs are below the deck and the deck load is applied to the top chord or the top of the posts.

OW - Delaware River Bridge (Delaware County, New York)
(Main design: Warren deck truss with all verticals)
Lost Warren deck truss with all verticals bridge over Delaware River & Erie Railroad on New York, Ontario, & Western Railway
Removed but not replaced

OW - Lyon Brook Bridge (Chenango County, New York)
Built 1894, rehabilitated in 1899 and 1910, abandoned in 1958, removed in 1966
Lost Deck truss bridge over Lyon Brook and Lyon Brook Road on former New York, Ontario and Western Railroad northeast of Oxford
Removed

OW - Lyon Brook Bridge (Old) (Chenango County, New York)
Built 1869, replaced in 1894
Lost Deck truss bridge over Lyon Brook on former NY&OM/NYO&W Railroads northeast of Oxford
Replaced by a new bridge

OW - Winterton Trestle (Orange County, New York)
Lost Deck truss bridge over Shawangunk Kill on NYO&W RR
Removed but not replaced

Owyhee River Bridge (Malheur County, Oregon)
Built 1936; rehabilitated 1985
Warren deck truss bridge over Owyhee River on US 95
Open to traffic

Oxbow Bridge (Baker County, Oregon)
(Main design: Deck truss)
Deck truss bridge over Snake River on Oxbow-Brownlee Road
Open to traffic

P&D - Salt Fork Vermilion River Bridge (Vermilion County, Illinois)
Built 1870, abandoned in 1879, removed in 1882
Lost Deck truss bridge over Salt Fork Vermilion River on former Paris and Danville Railroad in Danville
Removed

P&LE - Koppel Bridge (Old) (Beaver County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1893
Lost Pratt deck truss bridge over Beaver River on Pittsburgh & Lake Erie Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

PA Route 33 Bridge (Northampton County, Pennsylvania)
Built 2001
Deck truss bridge over River,Canal,Norf/South R on Sr 33
Open to traffic

Palouse to Cascades State Park Trail - Beverly Bridge (Grant County, Washington)
(Main design: Parker through truss)
Built 1909
Abandoned through and deck truss bridge over Columbia River on the former Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad (Iron Horse Trail) in Beverly
Open to pedestrians only

Panhandle Bridge (Jefferson County, Kentucky)
(Main design: Warren through truss)
Built 1867-70, replaced in 1919
Lost Through truss bridge over Ohio River on Pennsylvania Railroad at Louisville
Replaced by a new bridge

Panther Creek Bridge (Woodford County, Illinois)
(Main design: Bedstead Warren pony truss)
Built 1925
Warren Cantilever Bedstead pony truss bridge over Panther Creek on CR2325 E
Derelict/abandoned

Park Entrance Road Bridge (Monterey County, California)
Built 1948
Deck truss bridge over Big Sur River on Park Entrance Road
Replaced by "temporary" Bailey pony truss bridge

Partrick Road Bridge (Napa County, California)
Built 2014
Deck truss bridge over Browns Valley Creek on Partrick Road
Open to traffic

Passaic River Bridge (Essex County, New Jersey)
Built 1932; rehabilitated 1984
Deck truss bridge over Passaic River on US 1/US 9 in Newark
Open to traffic

PATH - Hackensack River Bridge (Hudson County, New Jersey)
(Main design: Parker through truss)
Built 1930
Through truss lift bridge over Hackensack River on Railroad
Open to traffic

Patroon Island Bridge (Albany County, New York)
(Main design: Warren deck truss with all verticals)
Built 1968; rehabilitated 1992, 2007, 2016
Warren deck truss with all verticals bridge over Hudson River on I-90
Open to traffic

Pawtucket Street Bridge (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
First bridge at this location dates to 1796. Current bridge built 1927 & replaced 2019-2021
Deck plate girder bridge with decorative queenpost deck trusses over Pawtucket Canal on Pawtucket Street
Closed to all traffic with demolition and replacement in progress

PC - McVeytown Bridge (Mifflin County, Pennsylvania)
Abandoned deck truss bridge over Junata River on Penn Central Railroad
Abandoned

PC - Sand Creek Bridge (Jennings County, Indiana)
Line abandoned in 1976
Abandoned deck truss bridge over Sand Creek on former Penn Central Railroad
Derelict/abandoned

PCC&StL - Tippecanoe River Bridge (White County, Indiana)
Built 1871, west span collapsed July 17, 1878 and later repaired, replaced in 1926
Lost Deck truss bridge over Tippecanoe River on Pittsburgh, Cincinnati, Chicago and St. Louis Railroad in Monticello
Replaced by new bridge

Pearl Hill Road Bridge (Douglas County, Washington)
Built 1958; rehabilitated 2003; replaced 2016
Lost wooden deck truss bridge over Foster Creek on Pearl Hill Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Pedernales River Bridge (Travis County, Texas)
Built 1949
Deck truss bridge over Pedernales River on Northbound TX 71
Open to traffic

Pelican Island Bridge (Galveston County, Texas)
Built 1960
Bascule bridge over Pelican Island Channel on Seawolf Parkway in Galveston
Open to traffic

Pemigewasset River Bridge (Grafton County, New Hampshire)
Built 1937; rehabilitated 1987
Deck truss bridge over Pemigewasset River on US 3 in Ashland
Open to traffic

Pennel Creek Bridge (Fallon County, Montana)
Built 1955; replaced 2009
Lost deck truss bridge over Pennel Creek on CR 003
Replaced by a new bridge

Pennsylvania Avenue Bridge (Washington, District of Columbia)
(Main design: Pratt through truss)
Built 1890; Replaced 1942
Lost Through truss bridge over Anacostia River on Pennsylvania Avenue
Replaced by a new bridge

Pennsylvania Turnpike Allegheny River Bridge (1952) (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1952; rehabilitated 1987; demolished and replaced in 2010
Lost deck truss bridge over Allegheny River on the Pennsylvania Turnpike (I-76) in Plum
Bridge has been demolished; replacement span open to traffic

PEPCO - Eagle Creek Trestle (Clackamas County, Oregon)
Built ca. 1903-4; Abandoned in the 1930s
Abandoned warren deck truss bridge over Eagle Creek on Portland Electric Power Company
Abandoned

PEPCO - Sandy River Trestle (Clackamas County, Oregon)
Built 1911; Pratt deck trusses added 1921; Removed ca. 1930
Lost Pratt deck truss bridge over Sandy River on Portland Electric Power Company
Removed but not replaced

Pere Marquette - Manistee River High Bridge (Manistee County, Michigan)
Built 1889; Removed 1955
Lost Bridge over Manistee River on former Pere Marquette Railroad in Wellston
Lost

Peyton Bridge (Jackson County, Oregon)
Built 1975
Continuous Warren deck truss bridge over Rogue River on OR 62
Open to traffic

PGR - Soquel Creek Bridge (Santa Cruz County, California)
Pratt Deck truss bridge over Soquel Creek on Progressive Rail Inc. tracks
Open Railroad only

Philadelphia, Bethlehem & New England Bridge (E) (Northampton County, Pennsylvania)
Warren deck truss with all verticals bridge over Shimersville Road on NSRR
Open to traffic

Philadelphia, Bethlehem & New England Bridge (W) (Northampton County, Pennsylvania)
Warren deck truss with all verticals bridge over Shimersville Road on NSRR
Open to authorized vehicles only

Phoenix Bridge (Botetourt County, Virginia)
(Main design: Pratt through truss)
Built 1887 by the Phoenix Bridge Co.; Erected here in 1903 by the C&O Railroad; Converted to auto use in 1963.
Pratt through truss bridge over Craig Creek on Ball Park Road (Route 685)
Open to traffic

Phoenix Road Bridge (Baltimore County, Maryland)
Built 1922; rehabilitated 1982
Deck truss bridge over Northern Central Rail-trail and Gunpowder Falls on Phoenix Road
Open to one lane traffic

Pine River Bridge (Manistee County, Michigan)
Built 1934; rehabilitated 1989
Deck truss bridge over Pine River on M-55
Open to traffic

Pine Street Bridge (Butler County, Missouri)
Built 1934; rehabilitated 1986. Parallel eastbound bridge built 1975.
Deck truss bridge on westbound Business US 60 (Pine Street) over Black River in Poplar Bluff
Open to two-lane westbound traffic

Pine Street Bridge (Lehigh County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1952
Deck truss bridge over Lehigh River on Pine Street in Catasauqua
Open to traffic

Pine Street Bridge (Windham County, Connecticut)
(Main design: Whipple deck truss)
Built 1880; Closed c.1985
Pin connected Whipple deck truss bridge over Willimantic River on Pine Street in Willimantic
Closed to all traffic

Pine Street Bridge (Old) (Lehigh County, Pennsylvania)
(Main design: Parker through truss)
Built 1907; Replaced 1952
Lost Parker through truss bridge over Lehigh River on Race Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Pioneer Bridge (Siskiyou County, California)
Built 1931
Deck truss bridge over Shasta River on CA 263
Open to traffic

Plattsmouth Bridge (Cass County, Nebraska)
(Main design: Warren through truss)
Built 1929; rehabilitated 2008
Through truss toll bridge over Missouri River on old US 34 at Plattsmouth
Open to traffic

Pleasant Valley - Jacks Run Bridge (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1889; replaced 1922
Lost Warren deck truss bridge over Jacks Run on Pleasant Valley Street Railway
Replaced by a new bridge

PLRR - Ashland Trestle (Grafton County, New Hampshire)
Warren deck truss with all verticals bridge over Squam River on Plymouth & Lincoln/Hobo Railroad
Open to traffic

Plum Creek Bridge (Randolph County, Illinois)
Built 1901; replaced 1992
Lost deck truss bridge over a branch of Plum Creek on Lessley Road (TR 67)
Replaced by new bridge

Plum Creek Bridge (Randolph County, Illinois)
Built 1897
Lost or abandoned deck truss bridge over a branch of Plum Creek on TR 39
Derelict/abandoned

Plum Creek Bridge (Randolph County, Illinois)
Lost or abandoned deck truss bridge over a branch of Little Plum on Blinds Hollow Road
Unknown status

PNRW - South Fork Catawba River Bridge (Gaston County, North Carolina)
Warren deck truss bridge over South Fork Catawba River on Railroad
Open to traffic

Pocatalico River Bridge (Roane County, West Virginia)
Built 1909
Deck truss bridge over Pocatalico River on CR 13
Open to traffic

Poe Powerhouse Bridge (Butte County, California)
Pratt deck truss bridge over North Fork Feather River on Poe Powerhouse Road
Open to traffic

Pohopoco Creek Bridge (Carbon County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1955; rehabilitated 1980; replaced 2012
Lost Warren deck truss bridge over Pohopoco Creek on I-476 (Pennsylvania Turnpike Northeast Extension)
Replaced by a new bridge

Point Bluff Bridge (Old) (Juneau County, Wisconsin)
Built 1954; rehabilitated 1992
Deck truss bridge over Wisconsin River on WI 82
Replaced by a new bridge

Point Bridge (1877) (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
(Main design: Eyebar suspension)
Built 1877; Replaced 1927
Lost Chain suspension bridge over Monongahela River
Replaced by a new bridge

Ponderosa Way Bridge #2 (Calaveras County, California)
Built 1935; Deck destroyed by fire 2015
Deck truss bridge over North Fork Calaveras River on Ponderosa Way
Closed. Deck was destroyed by Butte Fire in 2015. Truss remains intact.

Pont de Rennes (Monroe County, New York)
Built 1891; Converted to pedestrian use 1982
Triple intersection warren deck truss bridge over Geneseee River on Pont de Rennes
Open to pedestrians only

Popolopen Creek Bridge (Orange County, New York)
Built 1916; replaced 1937
Lost Pratt deck truss bridge over Popolopen Creek on US 9W
Replaced by a new bridge

Portage Lake Swing Bridge (Older) (Houghton County, Michigan)
Built 1875; Replaced 1891
Lost Howe deck truss bridge over Portage Lake on Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Porter Road Bridge (Live Oak County, Texas)
Built 1968
Deck truss bridge over Lagarto Creek on Porter Road
Open to traffic

Portland Bridge (Fremont County, Colorado)
Built 1927, replaced 2014
Deck truss over the Arkansas River on SH 120 at Portland
replaced by new bridge

Potawatomi Woods Forest Preserve Bridge (De Kalb County, Illinois)
Deck truss bridge over S. Br. Kishwaukee River on forest preserve road
Open to traffic

Potomac River Bridge (Old) (Washington County, Maryland)
Built 1939
Deck truss bridge over Potomac River and C&O Canal on MD 34 & WV 480
Demolished and replaced.

Potomac River Bridge (Replacement) (Jefferson County, West Virginia)
Built 1939; replaced 2005
Lost four-span deck truss bridge over Potomac River on WV 480F (MD 34) in Shepherdstown
Replaced by new bridge

POVA - Box Canyon Bridge (Pend Oreille County, Washington)
Built 1909
Pratt deck truss bridge over Box Canyon Resevoir (Pend Oreille River) on Pend Oreille Valley Railroad
Open to traffic

Powers Boulevard Bridge (El Paso County, Colorado)
Lost Deck truss bridge over Sand Creek on N Powers Boulevard
Replaced by a new bridge

Powers Bridge (Coos County, Oregon)
Built 1934; rehabilitated 1956
Warren deck truss bridge over South Fork Coquille River on Powers Highway in Powers
Open to traffic

PR 162-Usabon River Bridge (Barranquitas, Puerto Rico)
Built 1908
Deck truss bridge over Usabon River on Pr 162
Open to traffic

PRCo - Spruce Run Viaduct (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
Lost Warren deck truss with alternating verticals bridge over Spruce Run on Pittsburgh Railways Co
Replaced by a new bridge

Preston Bridge (New London County, Connecticut)
Lost double-intersection Warren deck truss bridge over Shetucket River on Main Street & Railroad (Norwich & Westerly Railway) in Norwich
Replaced by a new bridge

Price Run Bridge (Wetzel County, West Virginia)
Built 1904
Deck truss bridge over Price Run on CR 20/16 in Smithfield
Open to traffic

Providence Bridge (Vigo County, Indiana)
Arched Pratt Deck Truss Bridge on a pedestrian path at St. Mary of the Woods College.
Removed

PRR - Brandywine Valley Viaduct (Chester County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1903-04
Abandoned bridge over Brandywine Creek on Former Pennsylvania Railroad P&T Branch
Abandoned in 1989

PRR - Embarras River Bridge (Coles County, Illinois)
Terre Haute and Peoria Railroad, a Vandalia branch in Illinois, which no longer exists.This bridge is over the Embarras River along Route 133 west of the little town of Oakland. Thanks to Lee Appleton for this find and history.
Abandoned deck truss bridge over Embarras River on Former Pennsylvania Railroad/Penn Central(nee Vandalia, Terre Haute and Peoria Railroad)
Abandoned

PRR - L&T Little Juniata River Bridge (Blair County, Pennsylvania)
Line from Stover (Tyrone Jct.) to Fairbrook built 1881 by PRR subsidiary Lewisburg & Tyrone, but never connected to orig. L&T line Lewisburg-Bellefonte. Line acquired by Bellefonte Central RR 1929, operation discontinued 2-1-1933, track lifted 1942.
Abandoned bridge over Little Juniata on former PRR/Lewisburg and Tyrone Railroad
Abandoned

PRR - Mackinaw River Bridge (Tazewell County, Illinois)
Built ?; Sold to Illinois Terminal after their bridge collapsed after a derailment 1977; Removed 1988
Lost Pratt deck truss bridge over Mackinaw River on Pennsylvania
Removed

PRR - Phoenixville Bridge (Old) (Chester County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1884; Replaced 1915
Lost Pratt deck truss bridge over Schuylkill River on Pennsylvania Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

PRR - Rockville Bridge (Old) (Dauphin County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1877; replaced 1902
Lost Howe deck truss bridge over Susquehanna River on Pennsylvania Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

PRR - Silver Creek Bridge (Clark County, Indiana)
Replaced 2018
Deck truss bridge over Silver Creek on abandoned Pennsylvania Railroad
Demolished and replaced

PRR - Todd Fork Bridge (Warren County, Ohio)
Abandoned warren deck truss with alternating verticals bridge over Todd Fork on Pennsylvania Railroad
Derelict/abandoned

PRR - Todd Fork Bridge #4 (Warren County, Ohio)
Abandoned warren deck truss with alternating verticals bridge over Todd Fork on Pennsylvania Railroad
Derelict/abandoned

PRRT - Androscoggin River Bridge (Coos County, New Hampshire)
Built by Boston & Maine RR; line taken over by New Hampshire & Vermont RR, bridge abandoned ca. 1996 and converted to snowmobile trail
Pratt deck truss bridge with trestle over Androscoggin River, NH16, & Railroad (SLR)
Open to pedestrians only

Pruden Creek Bridge (Lewis and Clark County, Montana)
(Main design: Pratt pony truss)
Bridge over Pruden Creek
Bridge is on private property. A dirt road from the ranch to the north crosses the bridge and then veers to the east.

PSN - Stony Brook Glen Bridge (Old) (Steuben County, New York)
Built 1883 by the Delaware Bridge Co., replaced in 1907
Lost Deck truss bridge over Stony Brook Glen on former Pittsburg, Shawmut & Northern Railroad south of Dansville
Replaced by a new bridge

Putnam Bridge (New York County, New York)
(Main design: Pratt through truss)
Built 1881; Closed 1958; Removed 1960
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Harlem River on New York & Putnam Railroad & Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Removed

Putts Bridge (Hampden County, Massachusetts)
Built 1930
Deck truss bridge over Chicopee River on MA 21 (Center Street) in Ludlow
Open to traffic

PW - Blackstone River Bridge (Blackstone) (Worcester County, Massachusetts)
Built 1889
Deck truss bridge over Blackstone River on P&W Providence Main
Open to traffic

PW - Coginchaug River Bridge (Middlesex County, Connecticut)
Built 1898
Double-intersection Warren deck truss bridge over Coginchaug River on P&W Air Line Branch
Open to traffic

PW - Rockfall High Bridge (Middlesex County, Connecticut)
Built 1898
Double-intersection Warren deck truss bridge over Coginchaug River on P&W Air Line Branch
Open to traffic

Quechee Gorge Bridge (Old) (Windsor County, Vermont)
Built 1875
Lost Howe deck truss bridge over Ottauquechee River on Woodstock Railway
Replaced by a new bridge in 1911

Queen City Bridge (Hillsborough County, New Hampshire)
Built 1923; rehabilitated 1995
Deck truss bridge over Merrimack River on US 3/NH 3A in Manchester
Open to traffic

Querino Canyon Bridge (Apache County, Arizona)
Built 1931
Deck truss bridge over Querino Canyon on Old US 66 in Houck
Open to traffic with 3 Ton Weight Limit

Racine Street Bridge (Jefferson County, Wisconsin)
Built 1936 by Milwaukee Bridge Co.; Replaced 1998
Lost Warren deck truss bridge over Rock River on Ush 18-Racine Street in Jefferson
Replaced by new bridge

Ranger Bridge (Grafton County, New Hampshire)
Built 1917; Destroyed by flooding 1922
Lost Warren deck truss bridge over Connecticut River
Destroyed by flooding

Rankin Bridge (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1951; rehabilitated 1978
Deck truss bridge over Monongahela River on Braddock Avenue
Open to traffic

Rapid Forge Road Bridge (Ross County, Ohio)
Lost Deck truss bridge over Paint Creek on Rapid Forge Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Ravensburg Blvd. over Peters Creek Bridge (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1963; rehabilitated 2001
Pratt deck truss bridge over Peters Creek on Ravensburg Blvd.
Open to traffic

Ravensburg Blvd. over Wheeling & Lake Erie Railroad Bridge (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1963; rehabilitated 2001
Pratt deck truss bridge over Wheeling & Lake Erie Railroad on Ravensburg Blvd.
Open to traffic

RCPE - Redwood River Bridge (Lyon County, Minnesota)
Built 1902 for Chicago & North western Railroad
Deck truss bridge over Redwood River on railroad
Open to traffic

Reading - Susquehanna River Bridge (Dauphin County, Pennsylvania)
Lost Deck truss bridge over Susquehanna River on Philadelphia & Reading RR (later Reading RR)
Replaced by a new bridge