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Plate girder

Waterford Bridge (Caledonia County, Vermont)
Built 1934; rehabilitated 1980
Deck plate girder bridge over Connecticut River on NH/VT 18
Open to traffic

Watershed Trail - Cahokia Creek Bridge (Madison County, Illinois)
(Main design: Warren deck truss)
Warren deck truss bridge over Cahokia Creek on MCT Watershed Trail, former Illinois Terminal Railroad
Open to pedestrians

Watershed Trail - N. University Drive Overpass (Madison County, Illinois)
Built 1969 by the Illinois Terminal Railroad. Converted to trail use in 2002 after railroad line was abanonded.
Deck plate girder bridge over N. University Drive on MCT Watershed Trail, former Illinois Terminal Railroad
Open to pedestrians

Watershed Trail/NS Overpass (Madison County, Illinois)
former railroad line abandoned in 1990s, reopened 2003 as a bike trail
Pony/through plate girder bridge over UP Railroad on MCT Watershed Trail
Open to pedestrians

Waterworks Apartments Footbridge (Bucks County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1963
Pony plate girder bridge over Delaware Canal on Apartment Footpath
Open to pedestrians only

Watson Road Overpass (Bedford County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1939; rehabilitated 1994
Pony/through plate girder bridge over I-70/I-76 (Pennsylvania Turnpike) on Watson Road (SR 4007)
Open to traffic

Wauponsee Glacial Trail - Kankakee River Bridge (Will County, Illinois)
(Main design: Pratt through truss)
Original 598' iron truss bridge (4 spans @ 150') built 1880; rebuilt 1902 with this bridge (built by Wisconsin Bridge & Iron); 1968 derailment in a unknown year damaged the easternmost truss span, and was replaced with a pony plate girder.
Pratt through truss bridge over Kankakee River on Wauponsee Glacial Trail (formerly Wabash, later N&W, then NS Railway)
Open to pedestrians

Waveland Railroad Bridge Viaduct (Yell County, Arkansas)
Lost Rock Island railroad bridge viaduct over Arkansas Highway 10
Removed

Waverly Rail Trail - Cedar River Bridge (Bremer County, Iowa)
Built 1903; Converted to recreational trail 1997
Deck plate girder bridge over Cedar River on Waverly Rail Trail
Open to pedestrians

Wayne Street Viaduct (Butler County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1915; rehabilitated 1976; replaced 2009
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Connoquenessing Creek on Wayne Avenue
Replaced by new bridge

WB&A - Gwynns Falls Viaduct (Baltimore, Maryland)
(Main design: Warren deck truss)
Lost Warren deck truss bridge over Gwynns Falls on Washington, Baltimore, & Annapolis
Removed

WB&A - Scott Street Viaduct (Baltimore, Maryland)
(Main design: Warren through truss)
Removed May 1936
Lost Warren through truss bridge over Baltimore & Ohio Railroad on Washington, Baltimore, & Annapolis
Removed

WBCR - Wabash River Bridge (Wells County, Indiana)
Once part of the "Cloverleaf" division of the Nickel Plate Road between St. Louis and Toledo. Today a short line rarely uses it to access a business in Craigville at the current end of the line.
Deck plate girder bridge over Wabash River on Wabash Central Railroad(nee Norfolk Southern Railway, N&W, Nickel Plate Road, Toledo St. Louis and Western)
Open to traffic

WBCR-Salamonie River Bridge (Huntington County, Indiana)
Deck plate girder bridge over Salamonie River on Wabash Central Railroad
Open to traffic

WC - 2nd Street Overpass (Lower) (Ashland County, Wisconsin)
Built 1910; Removed 2008
Lost Pony/through plate girder bridge over Lrd 2nd Street on Wisconsin Central Ltd.
Removed

WC - Barker Island Bridge (E) (Marathon County, Wisconsin)
(Main design: Pony/through plate girder)
Built 1908, using pieces fabricated 1899 and 1900
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Wisconsin River on Pedestrian trail
Open to pedestrians

WC - Falls River Bridge (Baraga County, Michigan)
Deck plate girder bridge over Falls River on Railroad
Open to traffic

WCLR - Intracoastal Waterway Drawbridge (Horry County, South Carolina)
Built 1937; Deemed unsafe 1987; Rehabilititated 1987-97; Reopened 2001; Closed 2011 due to a voluntary shutdown of the CSR
Bridge over Intracoastal Waterway on Carolina Southern Railroad (former Atlantic Coast Line Railroad, Seaboard Coast Line Railroad, Horry County Railroad, and Wacamaw Coast Line and former roadway (now unused) in Myrtle Beach
Closed to traffic due to the railroad being suspended by the FRA in 2011

Webbers Falls Bridge (Muskogee County, Oklahoma)
Built 1969
Deck plate girder bridge over Arkansas River on U.S. 64/S.H. 100, replacing a multi-span through truss.
Open to traffic

Webster Avenue Bridge (Niagara County, New York)
Built 1918; Replaced 1978
Deck plate girder bridge over Tonawanda Creek Barge Canal on Webster Avenue
Replaced by a new bridge

Webster Avenue Bridge (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1911
Girder bridge over MBTA Fitchburg Line on Webster Avenue
Open to traffic

Weedsport Bridge (Cayuga County, New York)
(Main design: Baltimore through truss)
Lost Baltimore through truss bridge over Seneca River on NY34
Replaced by a new bridge

Weldon River Route C Bridge (Grundy County, Missouri)
Built 1936
Three-span plate girder bridge over Weldon River on Route C
Open to traffic

Wells Street Bridge (Old) (Milwaukee County, Wisconsin)
Replaced in 1985
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Milwaukee River on Wells Street
Demolished and replaced

Welsh Spur Road Overpass (Warren County, New Jersey)
Built 1891; rehabilitated 2002
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Raritan Valley Line on Welsh Spur Road
Open to traffic

Wenatchee River Bridge (Chelan County, Washington)
(Main design: Pratt through truss)
Built 1900; Relocated 1936, Replaced 2013
Lost through through truss bridge over Wenatchee River on US 2
Replaced by a new bridge

West Algoma Street Bridge (Old) (Winnebago County, Wisconsin)
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Fox River on West Algoma Street & Wisconsin Electric Railway
Replaced by a new bridge

West Branch Brook US-3 Bridge (Grafton County, New Hampshire)
Built 1927
Pony/through plate girder bridge over West Branch Brook on US-3
Open to traffic

West End Bridge (Clinton County, Pennsylvania)
Lost Pony/through plate girder bridge over Penn Central RR on PA 120 Renovo Road
Replaced by a new bridge in 1970

West Essex Trail - Pompton Avenue Overpass (Essex County, New Jersey)
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Pompton Avenue on West Essex Trail (formerly Erie-Lackawanna Railroad)
Open to pedestrians only

West Flagler Street Bridge (Pre 1967) (Miami-Dade County, Florida)
Lost Deck plate girder bascule bridge over Miami River on West Flagler Street
Replaced by a new bridge

West Fork of Twelvepole Creek Bridge (Wayne County, West Virginia)
Built 1907; rehabilitated 2015
Plate girder bridge over West Fork of Twelvepole Creek on Old N&W Railroad (CR 52/55)
Open to traffic

West Genesee Street Bascule Bridge (Onondaga County, New York)
Built 1916 Canal Filled in
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Erie Canal
No longer exists

West Hardies Road Bridge (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1952; rehabilitated 1994
Pony/through plate girder bridge over I-76 (Pennsylvania Turnpike) on West Hardies Road (SR 4067)
Open to traffic

West Jackson Street Bridge (Delaware County, Indiana)
(Main design: Camelback through truss)
Built in 1892 by the Indiana Bridge Company of Muncie; replaced in 1937.
Lost Camelback through truss bridge over White River (West Fork) on West Jackson Street
Replaced by a new bridge

West Larose Lift Bridge (Lafourche Parish, Louisiana)
Built 1960
Vertical lift bridge on LA 1 over the Intracoastal Waterway in LaRose
Open to traffic

West Liberty Avenue Wheeling and Lake Erie Railway Bridge (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
(Main design: Deck plate girder)
1915 Deck plate girder bridge over W Liberty Ave on WERR
Open to traffic

West Main Street - Fulmer Creek Bridge (Herkimer County, New York)
Lost Pony/through plate girder bridge over Fulmer Creek on West Main Street
Replaced by a new bridge

West Packer Avenue Bridge (Bradford County, Pennsylvania)
Lost Pony/through plate girder bridge over Lehigh Valley Railroad on West Packer Avenue
Replaced by a new bridge

West Papio Trail - Hell Creek Bridge (Sarpy County, Nebraska)
Built 1905
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Hell Creek on West Papio Trail
Open to pedestrians only

West Penn - BoWest Viaduct (Fayette County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1905; Removed ca. 1952
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Western Maryland Railway on West Penn Railway
Removed

West Penn - Footedale Viaduct (Fayette County, Pennsylvania)
(Main design: Pratt pony truss)
Built 1905; Removed ca. 1952
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge on West Penn Railway over Railroad & Dunlap Creek Tributary
Removed

West Sheep Creek Bridge (Caldwell County, Missouri)
Built 1922
Plate girder bridge over West Sheep Creek on NW Barwick Drive
Replaced by a new bridge

West Side Elevated Highway (New York County, New York)
Built 1929-1951; Portion at 14th Street collapsed 1973; Majority demolished by 1982; Section from 43rd Street and 59th Street (Built 1931) left intact as the Joe DiMaggio Highway and was rehabbed in 1995
Mostly lost Deck plate girder bridge over City Streets on West Side Elevated Highway
One remaining section (Built 1931) remains open as part of the the Joe DiMaggio Highway

Westchester Avenue Drawbridge (Bronx County, New York)
Rebuilt in 1982
Deck plate girder bridge over Bronx River on Westchester Avenue
Open to traffic

Western Avenue Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1940; lift towers and mechanism added in 1942; lift towers removed and converted to fixed span, likely in 1996
Girder bridge over the Sanitary & Ship Canal on Western Avenue in Chicago
Open to traffic

Western Brick Company Bridge (Vermilion County, Illinois)
Lost Deck girder bridge over Salt Fork Vermilion River on former narrow gauge railroad
Partially removed

Western Gateway Trail - Montreal River Bridge (Iron County, Wisconsin)
Built 1898
Deck plate girder bridge over Montreal River on Western Gateway Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Western Reserve Greenway - Mill Creek Bridge (Ashtabula County, Ohio)
bridge on railtrail former( PY&A branch of the PRR.,Penn Central,Conrail)
Deck plate girder bridge over Mill Creek on Western Reserve Greenway
Open to traffic

Westfield River Bridge (Russell) (Hampden County, Massachusetts)
(Main design: Pratt deck truss)
Built 1910, replaced 1973
Lost Pratt deck truss bridge over Westfield River and Boston & Albany Railroad on Station Street
Replaced by new bridge

WGCR - AL 27 Overpass (Coffee County, Alabama)
Built 1929
Deck plate girder bridge over AL 27 on Wiregrass Railroad in Enterprise
Open to traffic

Wheeling Heritage Trail - Wheeling Creek Bridge (Ohio County, West Virginia)
Abandoned deck plate girder bridge over Wheeling Creek on Wheeling Heritage Trail
Abandoned

White Bridge Road Bridge (Blair County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1929 using girders by American Bridge Co. built for railroad turntable
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Frankstown Branch Juniata River on White Bridge Road Bridge (T427)
Intact but closed to all traffic

White Oak Bayou Railroad Bridge (Pulaski County, Arkansas)
Built 1903
Abandoned bridge over White Oak Bayou in North Little Rock
Abandoned

White Oak Creek Bridge (Hinds County, Mississippi)
(Main design: Polygonal Warren pony truss with alternating verticals)
Built 1925; rehabilitated 1969 after a partial collapse
Pony truss bridge over White Oak Creek on MS 18
Open to traffic

White Pass & Yukon - East Fork Skagway River Bridge (Skagway, Alaska)
Deck plate girder bridge over East Fork Skagway river on White Pass & Yukon Railroad
Open to traffic

White River IN 39 Bridge (Morgan County, Indiana)
Built 1950; rehabilitated 1980; replaced 2013
Lost pony/through plate girder bridge over White River on IN 39
Replaced by a new bridge

White River Railroad Trestle (Greene County, Indiana)
Abandoned deck plate girder bridge over White River on old railroad grade
Derelict/abandoned

White River State Trail - Fox River Bridge (Racine County, Wisconsin)
Built 1901
Deck plate girder bridge over Fox River on White River State Trail
Open to pedestrians only

White Rock Road Mariposa Creek Bridge (Mariposa County, California)
Built 1968 using turntable girders from early 1900s Yosemite Valley RR turntable at Merced Falls
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Mariposa Creek on White Rock Road
Open to traffic

Whiteburg Pedestrian Path - North Fork Kentucky River Bridge (Letcher County, Kentucky)
Bridge, double rail line, was constructed by the Virginia Iron and Bridge Company of Roanoke as one of a series of these deck girder bridges for the L&N railroad
Deck plate girder bridge over North Fork of Kentucky River on pedestrians
Open to pedestrians

Whitehorse Trail - North Fork Stillaguamish River Bridge (Snohomish County, Washington)
(Main design: Pratt through truss)
Built Ca. 1900 at an unknown location, relocated here 1929
Through truss bridge over N Fork Stillaguamish River on Whitehorse Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Whitesburg Bridge (Southbound) (Morgan County, Alabama)
(Main design: Polygonal Warren through truss with all verticals)
Built 1965
Cantilevered polygonal Warren through truss bridge over Tennessee River on US 231/AL 53 in Huntsville
Open to traffic

Whitestone Parkway Bridge (Queens County, New York)
Built 1939
Deck plate girder bascule bridge over Flushing Creek on Whitestone Parkway
Replaced by a new bridge in 1963

Whitewater Canal Trail - Yellow Bank Creek Bridge (Franklin County, Indiana)
Built 1907
Pedestrian plate girder bridge over Yellow Bank Creek on Abandoned Cleveland, Cincinnati, Chicago and St. Louis Railway
Modified as a pedesrtian bridge for Whitewater Canal Trail.

Whitewood Creek Road Bridge (N) (Lawrence County, South Dakota)
Built 1908
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Whitewood Creek on Whitewood Creek Road
Open to traffic

Whitewood Creek Road Bridge (S) (Lawrence County, South Dakota)
Built 1908
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Whitewood Creek on Whitewood Creek Road
Open to traffic

Whitney Young Memorial Bridge (Washington, District of Columbia)
Built 1955; rehabilitated 1980
Deck plate girder bridge over Anacostia River on East Captiol Street
Open to traffic

Whitsett Avenue Norfolk Southern Bridge (Guilford County, North Carolina)
1918 Deck plate girders over Whitsett Ave on NSRR
Open to traffic

Whittemore Street Bridge (Clinton County, Michigan)
Lost Pony/through plate girder bridge over Grand Trunk Western RR on Whittemore Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Wicomico River Bridge (Wicomico County, Maryland)
Built 1962
Bascule bridge over Wicomico River on Business US 50 in Salisbury
Open to traffic

Wild Rivers Trail - Namekagon River Bridge (Washburn County, Wisconsin)
Built 1927
Deck plate girder bridge over Namekagon River & US63 on Wild RIvers Trail (former C&NW Ry)
Open to pedestrians ATV & Snowmobile only

Wild Rivers Trail - St Croix River Bridge (Douglas County, Wisconsin)
Deck plate girder bridge over St Croix River on Wild RIvers Trail (former C&NW Ry)
Open to pedestrians only

Wild Rivers Trail - Yellow River Bridge (Washburn County, Wisconsin)
Built 1920
Deck plate girder bridge over Yellow River on Wild Rivers Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Wilkes T. Thrasher Bridge (Hamilton County, Tennessee)
Dam built 1936-40; Bridge built as 2-lane 1954, Widened to 4 lanes in 1984
Deck girder bridge over Tennessee River, Chickamauga Dam on State Highway 153
Open to traffic

Willard Munger Trail - 93rd Avenue Overpass (St. Louis County, Minnesota)
(Main design: Pony/through plate girder)
Built 1930
Through Plate Girder bridge over 93rd Avenue on Munger Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Willard Munger Trail - County 61 Overpass (Carlton County, Minnesota)
1915
Through Girder Bridge over Willard Munger State Trail on Soo Line State Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Willard Munger Trail - Kettle River Bridge (Pine County, Minnesota)
Deck Girders built 1906, I-Beam added 1947
Deck plate girder bridge over Kettle River on Willard Munger Trail (Former BN Railroad)
Open to pedestrians only

William B. Umstead Memorial Bridge (Dare County, North Carolina)
Built 1955; rehabilitated 1966
Steel stringer bridge with plate girder main span over Croatan Sound on US 64
Open to traffic

William H. Putnam Memorial Bridge (Hartford County, Connecticut)
Built 1959; rehabilitated 2015
Deck plate girder bridge over Connecticut River on Connecticut Route 3
Open to traffic

William Penn Highway Chalfant Run Bridge (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1941; rehabilitated 1978
Deck plate girder bridge over Chalfont Run and Rodi Road on William Penn Highway (Business US 22)
Open to traffic

Willow Branch Road Norfolk Southern Railway Bridge (Franklin County, Virginia)
Built 1918
Deck plate girder bridge over Willow Branch Road on NSRR
Open to traffic

Willow Creek Driveway Bridge (Cerro Gordo County, Iowa)
Built at Willow Creek in Mason City, Iowa; relocated here via helicopter 1983
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Willow Creek on Private Driveway
Open to authorized vehicles only

Willow Springs Viaduct (Howell County, Missouri)
Built 1939
Plate girder bridge over the BNSF Railway yard on MO 137 in Willow Springs
Open to two-lane traffic

Willowemoc Creek Bridge (Sullivan County, New York)
Built 1960
Deck plate girder bridge over Willowemoc Creek on CR 178
Open to traffic

Wilson River Bridge (Tillamook County, Oregon)
Built 1939
Steel girder bridge over Wilson River on OR 6
Open to traffic

Winamac Southern - Unnamed Stream Bridge (Cass County, Indiana)
South side concrete abutment damaged, but still open. Train wreck here many years ago damaged this structure and dumped coal cars. Parts of older metal bridge and concrete could be seen up to3 years ago.
Deck plate girder bridge over unnamed creek South of Lincoln, runs into nearby Deer Creek. on Winamac Southern Railway(nee Conrail, Penn Central, Pennsylvania RR, Chicago Great Eastern, New Castle and Richmond, other) in Lincoln
Open to traffic

Windy Run Bridge (Arlington County, Virginia)
Built 1959; rehabilitated 1982
Deck plate girder bridge over Windy Run on Gwmp
Open to traffic

Winston-Salem Southbound Railway E Sprague Street Bridge (Forsyth County, North Carolina)
1936 Deck plate girder bridge over WSSRR on E Sprague St
Open to traffic Posted for load

Wisconsin Avenue Bridge (1925) (Outagamie County, Wisconsin)
Built 1925, replacing earlier Swing bridge on the same site. Replaced 1984
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Fox River (US Army Corps of Engineers Canal) on Wisconsin Avenue / Island Street (now part of Wisconsin Avenue)
Replaced by new bridge

WLE - Banning Bridge (Fayette County, Pennsylvania)
(Main design: K-deck truss)
Built 1930 by the American Bridge Co.
K-deck truss bridge over Youghiogheny River on Wheeling & Lake Erie Railroad
Open to traffic

WLE - Bellaire Bridge (Marshall County, West Virginia)
(Main design: Parker through truss)
Built 1905
Through truss bridge over Ohio River on former Baltimore & Ohio Railroad in Bellaire
Open to traffic

WLE - Castle Shannon Viaduct (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
Deck plate girder bridge over PAT Blue Line and Castle Shannon Blvd on W&LE RR
Open to traffic

WLE - Chartiers Creek Bridge #3 (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
(Main design: Baltimore deck truss)
Deck truss bridge over Chartiers Creek, Pennsylvania Industrial Railroad (formerly P&WV RR) on Wheeling & Lake Erie (Nee PRR)
Open to traffic

WLE - Greentree Road Overpass (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Greentree Road on Railroad
Open to rail traffic

WLE - Little Sawmill Run Viaduct (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
(Main design: Deck plate girder)
Bridge over Penn Lincoln Parkway East (I-376/US-19/US-22/US-30) & Bell Road on Wheeling and Lake Erie Railway Co. (WE)
Open to traffic

WLE - McIntyre Creek High Bridge (Jefferson County, Ohio)
Originally built for the Wabash-Pittsburgh Terminal Ry. expansion into Pittsburgh
Deck plate girder bridge over TR177A (Shale Rd.) and McIntyre Creek on Norfolk Southern Railway (former Norfolk And Western Railway)
Open to traffic

WLE - Rocky River Viaduct (Medina County, Ohio)
Built 1926 replacing an 1890 bridge
Deck plate girder bridge over Rocky River on W&LE Medina Branch Railroad, AC&Y Medina Loop
Open to traffic

WLE - SR 136 Railroad Overpass (Washington County, Pennsylvania)
(Main design: Warren deck truss with all verticals)
Built 1920
Warren deck truss with all verticals bridge over Sr 136/Dry Run Road on Wheeling and Lake Erie Railway Company
Open to traffic

WLE - Whiskey Run Viaduct (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
(Main design: Deck truss)
Deck truss bridge over Penn Lincoln Parkway (I-376/US-22/US-30) & Bell Road on Railroad
Open to rail traffic