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Abbot Mill #2 Bridge (Oxford County, Maine)
Built in 1923 by the Town of Rumford; Removed and Replaced in 1964.
Lost Kingpost pony truss bridge over Concord River on South Rumford Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Arkansas Road Bridge (Gibson County, Indiana)
Built 1896; rehabilitated 1950, 1987
Through truss bridge over Robb Creek on Arkansas Road in Hazleton
Open to traffic

Arrow Rock Kingpost Bridge (Saline County, Missouri)
Relocated Kingpost pony truss bridge at Soldier Lake in Arrow Rock State Historic Site
Open to pedestrians only

Astoria Bridge (Fulton County, Illinois)
Kingpost pony truss bridge over CB&Q Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Barger Farm Bridge (Pike County, Ohio)
Built sometime between 1830 and 1832 for loading access for canal boats. Collapsed 1972
Lost covered Kingpost truss bridge over Ohio & Eire Canal on private road
No longer exists

Barnes Kingpost Truss (Washington County, Kansas)
Kingpost pony truss bridge
Closed to all traffic

Battle Creek Bridge (Phillips County, Kansas)
Built ca. 1910
Kingpost Pony truss bridge over Battle Creek on W. Eagle Road, 3.0 mi. east of Long Island
Closed

Bear Creek Bridge (Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska)
Lost Kingpost through truss bridge over Bear Creek on Valdez-Fairbanks Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Bennett Schoolhouse Road Covered Bridge (Scioto County, Ohio)
Built 1867
Lost Kingpost through truss bridge over Little Scioto River on Bennett Schoolhouse Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Billmeyer Covered Bridge (Montour County, Pennsylvania)
Built Unknown
Lost Kingpost through truss bridge over Chillisquaque Creek on Hogenbuck Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Black Covered Bridge (Washington County, Pennsylvania)
Built Unknown
Lost Kingpost through truss bridge over North Fork of Tenmile Creek on Mt. Zion Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Black Rock Covered Bridge (Chester County, Pennsylvania)
Built in 1859; Burned in 1926; Replaced in 1927
Lost Kingpost through truss bridge over Schuylkill River on Black Rock Road (RT. 113)
Destroyed by fire and Replaced in 1927

Branch Delaware River Bridge (Jefferson County, Kansas)
Built 1909
Kingpost pony truss bridge over a branch of Delaware River on CR 206 OS 1, 6.0 mi. north and 6.9 mi. west of Valley Falls
Open to traffic

Branch Missouri River Bridge (Doniphan County, Kansas)
Built ca. 1920
Pony truss bridge over a branch of Missouri River, 1.2 mi. east of Doniphan
Replaced but relocated and open to pedestrians in new location.

Bridge of Sighs- Derry PA (Old) (Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania)
Lost Kingpost bridge over McGee Run
Replaced by a new bridge

Bridge Street Bridge? (Somerset County, Maine)
Lost Kingpost pony truss bridge over Kennebec River on Bridge Street
No longer exists

Bridgetown Suspension Bridge (Wichita County, Texas)
(Main design: Suspension)
Suspension Bridge With Kingpost Pony Trusses


Briscoe Bridge (Warrick County, Indiana)
(Main design: Whipple through truss)
Built 1893
Through truss bridge over Little Pigeon Creek on Old River Road
Restoration completed and open to traffic

Broken Arrow Creek Bridge (Tulsa County, Oklahoma)
Built ca. 1940
Kingpost pony truss bridge over Broken Arrow Creek on 185th E. Ave. (N4065) in Broken Arrow
Open to traffic

Brownlee Covered Bridge 38-63-09 (Washington County, Pennsylvania)
Moved from its original location in 2007 to McGuffey Park at Claysville
Covered bridge at McGuffey Park in Claysville
Restored in 2007. Excellent condition. Foot traffic only.

Buck Creek Bridge (Saline County, Missouri)
Built 1901 by Stupp Brothers
Kingpost pony truss bridge over Buck Creek on CR 127 (Peach Avenue)
Open to traffic

Bula Covered Bridge (Monongalia County, West Virginia)
Built Unknown
Lost Kingpost through truss bridge over Miracle Run on WV RT 7
Replaced by a new bridge

Cable Creek Road Bridge (Umatilla County, Oregon)
Built 1975
Kingpost pony truss bridge over Camas Creek on Cable Creek Road
Open to traffic

Cadmus Covered Bridge 35-27-14 (Gallia County, Ohio)
Built 1877
Lost Kingpost through truss bridge over Symmes Creek on SR 141
Replaced by a new bridge

Camelback Bridge (McLean County, Illinois)
Built 1906, rehabilitated 2001
Wooden Kingpost pony truss bridge over Constitution Trail (formerly Illinois Central Railroad) on Virginia Avenue in Normal
Open to two-lane traffic above and pedestrian traffic below

Carrabassett Covered Bridge (Somerset County, Maine)
Built in 1863 by Abram Richardson; Removed and Replaced in 1923.
Lost Kingpost through truss bridge over Carrabassett River on RT 146
Replaced by a new bridge

Carroll Street Bridge (Kings County, New York)
Built 1889
Retractable bridge over Gowanus Canal on Carroll Street in New York
Open to traffic

Chamberlin Covered Bridge 45-12-A (Washington County, Vermont)
Built 1956 by Mahlon Chamberlin
Kingpost through truss bridge over Stony Brook on private drive
Closed to all traffic

Chambers Creek Bridge (Navarro County, Texas)
Kingpost pony truss bridge over Chambers Creek on Powell Pike


Church Hill Road Covered Bridge 35-15-08 (Columbiana County, Ohio)
Built 1870; relocated 1982
Covered bridge over Middle Fork Little Beaver Creek, just off OH 154 east of Lisbon
Open to pedestrians only

Clearwater River Bridge (Clearwater County, Minnesota)
Built 1905; rehabilitated 1962
Pony truss bridge over Clearwater River on Highway
Bypassed by a new bridge; now privately owned

Cook's Park Bridge (Stark County, Ohio)
Lost Kingpost pony truss bridge over Nimishillen Creek on Pedestrian path
No longer exists

Cox Farm Covered Bridge 38-30-25 (Greene County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1940
Covered bridge over Ruff Creek on TR 568 (Kennel Road)
Original 1940 bridge closed to traffic for renovation in 2013; "renovation" involved complete replacement in kind with steel stringers

Crane-Venator Road Bridge (Harney County, Oregon)
Built in 1964
Kingpost through truss bridge over South Fork Malheur River on Crane-Venator Road
Replaced by a pre-cast concrete girder bridge in 1996

Cummington Ball Bridge (Hampshire County, Massachusetts)
Moved here from Stage Road
Kingpost pipe bridge built by Charles H. Ball in Cummington
Open to pedestrians only

Dents Run Covered Bridge 48-31-03 (Monongalia County, West Virginia)
Built 1889
Covered bridge over Dents Run on CR 43/4
Open to pedestrians

Deshutes River Swing Bridge (Thurston County, Washington)
Lost Kingpost pony truss bridge over Deshutes River
No longer exists

Devil's Elbow Kingpost (Allamakee County, Iowa)
Lost Kingpost pony truss bridge over Stream on Road
Replaced by a new bridge

DF-01 Nike Missile Site Entrance (Denton County, Texas)
Kingpost pony truss bridge over Drainage Creek on Nike Missile Site Entrance
Open to authorized vehicles only

Dismal River Wagon Bridge (Blaine County, Nebraska)
Lost Kingpost pony truss bridge over Dismal River on Carney Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Driveway Bridge (Winneshiek County, Iowa)
Built ?
Kingpost pony truss bridge over Martha Creek on driveway
Open to private traffic

Dry Creek Bridge (Butte County, California)
A major bridge that used to be on Highway 149 between Highway 70 and Highway 99. Built in 1922. Bypassed in the late 70's by a new road, but still in use.
Kingpost deck truss bridge over Dry Creek on Openshaw Rd
Open to traffic

Dry Run Bridge (Franklin County, Pennsylvania)
Built ?
Kingpost pony truss bridge over Dry Run on private driveway
Open to traffic

Duck Springs Covered Bridge 28-01 (Etowah County, Alabama)
Built 1879; Lost to Arson in 1972
Lost Through truss covered bridge over Big Wills Creek on Stephens Road
Destroyed by arson in 1972

Eagle Creek Bridge (Lincoln County, Oklahoma)
Built ca. 1920
Pony truss bridge over Eagle Creek on N3350 on a dead-end road
Open to traffic on a dead-end road

Eagle Creek Bridge (Lincoln County, Oklahoma)
Built 1920
Kingpost pony truss bridge over Eagle Creek on dead end service road at E0870 and N3350.
Was open in April 2008

Earl's Mill Covered Bridge (Bedford County, Pennsylvania)
Built in 1882; Removed and Replaced in 1963
Lost Kingpost through truss bridge over Shaffer Creek on Big Creek Road
Replaced by a new bridge

East LaPorte Street Footbridge (Marshall County, Indiana)
Built in 1898 by the Rochester Bridge Company
Footbridge over Yellow River on E. LaPorte Street (Pedestrian)
Open to pedestrians

Eclipse Bridge (Indiana County, Pennsylvania)
Erected during solar eclipse Aug. 21, 2017
Kingpost through truss bridge over stream on Hiking trail


Elk Creek Bridge (Hood River County, Oregon)
Built 1952
Wooden Kingpost pony truss bridge over Elk Creek on Lolo Pass Road
Intact but closed to all traffic

Elk Rapids Bridge (Boone County, Iowa)
(Main design: Whipple through truss)
Built ?; Approach replaced 1910; Substructure rebuilt 1912; Replaced 1963
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Des Moines River on Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Elm Creek Kingpost Bridge (Crawford County, Kansas)
Kingpost pony truss bridge over Elm Creek on 610 Road
Open to traffic

Elsah Bridge (Jersey County, Illinois)
Rebuilt 1984
Kingpost pony truss bridge over Tributary to Mississippi River on Mill Street in Elsah
Open to traffic

Emerson E. Parks Covered Bridge 42-23-01 (Dyer County, Tennessee)
Built 1904
Kingpost through truss bridge on a pedestrian walkway
Open to pedestrians only

Farmington Falls Covered Bridge (Franklin County, Maine)
(Main design: Through truss)
Built 1831 by Colonel Thomas Lancaster; replaced 1931
Lost Through truss covered bridge over Sandy River on Vienna Road (currently ME-41/156)
Replaced by a new bridge

Forge Covered Bridge 32-56-02 (Ulster County, New York)
Built 1906
Kingpost through truss covered bridge over Dry Brook on Private Rd off Dry Brook Road
Open to private traffic

Fourteenth Street Bridge (Pulaski County, Arkansas)
Built 1925; main span replaced 1988
Wooden bridge over the Union Pacific Railroad on W. 14th Street in North Little Rock
Kingpost truss span replaced with a steel stringer span in 1988, but timber trestle substructure preserved

French Bridge (1928) (Windham County, Vermont)
Built 1928
Lost Kingpost pony truss bridge over West River on SR 30
Replaced by a new bridge

Galeton Bridge (Mahaska County, Iowa)
Built 1900
Pony truss bridge over an unnamed creek on Galeton Avenue
Open to traffic

Gallagher Bridge PA/38-20-01x (Crawford County, Pennsylvania)
Lost Kingpost through truss bridge over Pymatuning Creek
Replaced by a new bridge in the 1930s.

Gapstow Bridge (1875) (New York County, New York)
Built 1875; Replaced by current bridge 1896
Lost Arch bridge over The Pond on Trail
Replaced by a new bridge

Garrett's Mill Bridge (Delaware County, Iowa)
(Likely) Destroyed by the Flash Flood of 1925
Lost Kingpost through truss bridge over Plum Creek on Road
Destroyed by flooding

Gordon Bridge (Oxford County, Maine)
Date of construction is unknown; Built by the Town of Andover; Removed and Replaced in 1930
Lost Kingpost pony truss bridge over Gardiner Brook on RT 5
Replaced by a new bridge

Gradyville Road Covered Bridge (Delaware County, Pennsylvania)
Built Unknown
Lost Kingpost through truss bridge over Ridley Creek on Gradyville Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Green Street Bridge (Jo Daviess County, Illinois)
Built 1875
Lost through truss bridge on Green Street over Galena River
No longer exists

Grimes Covered Bridge 38-30-22x (Greene County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1888; Destroyed by fire 1992
Lost Kingpost through truss bridge over Ruff Creek on Green Valley Road
Destroyed by fire

Gulpha Gorge Kingpost Bridge (Garland County, Arkansas)
Lost wooden Kingpost truss bridge at Gulpha Gorge in Hot Springs
No longer exists

Gunn Covered Bridge 35-30-10x (Guernsey County, Ohio)
Built across Sugartree Fork; Flooded under Salt Fork Lake 1960s
Lost Covered Kingpost through truss bridge over Sugartree Fork
Inundated in Salt Fork Lake

Happy Hollow Road Bridge (Winneshiek County, Iowa)
Built ca. 1895
Lost Kingpost pony truss bridge over Ten Mile Creek on Happy Hollow Road
Removed but relocated

Harshaville Covered Bridge 35-01-02 (Adams County, Ohio)
Built ca. 1860; rehabilitated 1960
Covered bridge over Cherry Fork on CR C-01-E (Wheat Ridge Road)
Open to traffic. loose floor boards cause tremendous noise

Hartwell Street Railroad Bridge (Worcester County, Massachusetts)
Built 1908; replaced 1996
Warren pony truss bridge over BMRR on Hartwell Street in West Boylston
Replaced by a new bridge

Heisserer Farm Bridge (Scott County, Missouri)
Lost Kingpost pony truss bridge over Ramsey Creek
No longer exists

Hollow Brook Road Bridge (Hunterdon County, New Jersey)
Built 1880
Pony truss bridge over a branch of Lamington River on Hollow Brook Road
Open to traffic

Holmes Creek Covered Bridge 45-04-01 (Chittenden County, Vermont)
Built 1898 by Leonard Sherman; rehabilitated 1994
Covered kingspost arch bridge over Home Creek on Lake Road in Charlotte
Open to traffic

Hopkinton Mill Kingpost Bridge (Delaware County, Iowa)
Built 18XX; Destroyed 1874
Lost Kingpost through truss bridge over Maquoketa River on Road
Collapsed

Hundred/Fish Creek Covered Bridge 48-52-01 #2 (Wetzel County, West Virginia)
Built 1898; rehabilitated 2001
Kingpost through truss bridge over Wv Fork Fish Creek on County Route 13
Open to traffic

Indian Creek Bridge (Calhoun County, Illinois)
Built ca. 1930; bypassed 2001
Kingpost pony truss bridge over Indian Creek on FAS 755 south of Hamburg, 2.7 mi. south of Hamburg
Abandoned

Iris Street Bridge (Carroll County, Illinois)
Built ca. 1930
Lost wooden Kingpost truss bridge over BNSF Railroad on Iris Street in Savanna
Removed but not replaced

J. McDonald's Covered Bridge (Washington County, Pennsylvania)
Unknown year of construction; Removed and Replaced in 1955
Lost Kingpost through truss bridge over Middle Branch of Wheeling Creek on Old Brick Road
Replaced by a new bridge

J. Zediker's Covered Bridge (Washington County, Pennsylvania)
Built Unknown
Lost Kingpost through truss bridge over Little Chartiers Creek on Roupe Road
Replaced by a new bridge between 1957 and 1959

Jackson's Mill Covered Bridge 38-05-25 (Bedford County, Pennsylvania)
(Main design: Burr arch-truss)
Built 1889; rehabilitated 1992
Covered Bridge over Brush Creek on T413,Covered Bridge Road
Open with a 5 ton limit

John Stoneroad's Mill Covered Bridge (Lancaster County, Pennsylvania)
Destroyed by Hurricane Agnes in 1972
Lost Bridge over Little Conestoga Creek on Private Road
Destroyed by flooding

Kesler Covered Bridge (Banks County, Georgia)
Built 1925, Collapsed 1981 (Information from the local newspaper says in 1978)
Lost Kingpost & Queenpost through truss bridge over Middle Fork Broad River on County Line Road
Collapsed and ruins burned.

Kidder Hill Covered Bridge 45-13-03 (Windham County, Vermont)
Built 1870; rehabilitated 1995
Covered bridge over S Branch Saxtons River on Kidder Hill Rd. C3043 in Grafton
Open to traffic

Kingpost Bridge (Van Buren County, Arkansas)
Lost Kingpost truss bridge on AR 9 somewhere in Van Buren County
No longer exists

Kingpost Bridge (Otsego County, New York)
Abandoned Kingpost pony truss bridge over the Cooperstown and Charlotte Valley Railroad
Derelict/abandoned

Krepp's Covered Bridge 38-63-19 (Washington County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1887
Covered bridge over Raccoon Creek on Covered Bridge Road (TR 799)
Open to traffic

Lake Vista Drive Bridge (Los Angeles County, California)
Built 1923
Pony truss bridge over Malibou Lake (Medea Creek) on Lake Vista Drive
Open to traffic

Liberty Trail Kingpost Bridge (Buchanan County, Iowa)
Originally built 1898 southwest of Independence on 280th Street; relocated 2004
Relocated pony truss bridge on the SW 6th Street Liberty Trail in Independence
Open to pedestrians only

Lincoln Covered Bridge 01-61-03x (Talladega County, Alabama)
Built 1903 by Johnny Morris; Destroyed by fire July 28, 1963
Lost Kingpost truss bridge over Choccolocco Creek
Destroyed by fire (Arson)

Long Run Covered Bridge (Greene County, Pennsylvania)
Built in 1897; Lost in 1961 and Replaced
Lost Kingpost through truss bridge over Long Run on Long Run Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Lula Covered Bridge (Banks County, Georgia)
Built 1915; Rebuilt 1975
Kingpost through truss bridge over Grove Creek
Intact but closed to all traffic (on private property)

Marlow Road Bridge (Anderson County, Tennessee)
Built 1918, replaced 1989
Lost Kingpost through truss bridge over CSX Railroad on Marlow Road
Replaced by new bridge

McClurg Covered Bridge 38-63-13 (Washington County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1880; Moved and restored in 1987
Kingpost through truss bridge over Ditch
Open to pedestrians

McGee Creek Bridge (Hood River County, Oregon)
Built 1952
Wooden Kingpost pony truss bridge over McGee Creek on Lolo Pass Road
Intact but closed to all traffic

McGilvray Road Bridge No. 5 Kingpost Bridge (La Crosse County, Wisconsin)
Lost Kingpost pony truss bridge on McGilvray Road at the site of modern-day Bridge No. 5
Removed March 1986

McWilliam Covered Bridge (Windham County, Vermont)
Built 1967
Pedestrian bridge at Grafton Cheese Factory
Open to pedestrians only

Mendenhall River Bridge (Juneau Borough, Alaska)
Built 1919; replaced 1931
Lost Kingpost through truss bridge over Mendenhall River on Glacier Highway
Replaced by a new bridge

Mertz Covered Bridge 38-49-B (Northumberland County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1976 by property owner using beams from nearby dismantled barn
Kingpost pony truss bridge over Unnamed creek on Mirkwood Road (private drive)
Open to traffic

Miller Road Covered Bridge (Columbiana County, Ohio)
Built 1860
Lost Kingpost through truss bridge over Mill Site Creek on Miller Road
Destroyed by fire