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Iron Bridge (Monmouth County, New Jersey)
Built in 1887 by Dean & Westbrook
Lost Half-hip Pratt pony truss bridge over Mill Brook ravine on Little Street
No longer exists

James Covered Bridge 14-40-02 (Jennings County, Indiana)
Built 1887 by Baron & Hole
Covered bridge over Big Graham Creek on CR 625 S
Open to one-lane traffic

Jane Addams Trail - Pecatonica River Bridge (Stephenson County, Illinois)
Built 1887
Pratt through truss bridge over Pecatonica River on Jane Addams Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Johnston Covered Bridge (Fairfield County, Ohio)
Built 1887
Covered bridge over Clear Creek on Amanda-Clearport Road
Open to pedestrians only

Juniper Avenue Bridge (Washington County, Iowa)
Built 1887
Pratt pony truss bridge over West Fork Crooked Creek on Abandoned section of Juniper Avenue
Abandoned

Kaskaskia River Bridge (Douglas County, Illinois)
Built 1887; replaced 1999
Lost pony truss bridge over Kaskaskia River on TR 11, 3.6 Mi N of Ficklin
Replaced by a new bridge

KCM&B - Big Warrior Bridge (Walker County, Alabama)
Built 1887
Lost Through truss bridge over Mulberry Fork on Kansas City, Memphis & Birmingham Railroad
No longer exists

Kings Creek Bridge (Washington County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1887; replaced 2003
Lost through truss bridge over Kings Creek on TR 853
Replaced by new bridge

Knowlton Covered Bridge 35-56-18 (Monroe County, Ohio)
Built 1887; rehabilitated 1995; center span collapsed July 5, 2019
Three-span covered bridge over Little Muskingum River on CR 387A
Collapsed

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

Lakewood Park Bridge (Saline County, Kansas)
Built 1887 by the Missouri Valley Bridge & Iron Works
Through truss bridge over Smoky Hill River on Lakewood Drive in Salina
Relocated to Lakewood Park Middle School where it serves as a pedestrian bridge.

Langley Covered Bridge 22-75-01 (St. Joseph County, Michigan)
Built 1887 by Pierce Bodner
Covered bridge over St. Joseph River on Covered Bridge Road
Open to one-lane traffic

Lattice Bridge (Allegany County, New York)
Built 1887
Whipple through truss bridge over Genesee River on Lattice Bridge Road
Closed to all traffic

Lazaretto Creek Railroad Bridge (Chatham County, Georgia)
Built 1887; abandoned 1933
Lost bridge over Lazaretto Creek on Savannah and Tybee Railroad
No longer exists except for remnants of west approach

Little Cedar River Bridge (Mitchell County, Iowa)
Built 1887; replaced 1992- truss bridge relocated to Riceville to serve as a bike trail crossing
Lost through truss bridge over Little Cedar River on 450th Street
Replaced by new bridge; truss bridge saved and relocated to Riceville to serve as a bike trail crossing

Little River Bridge (Essex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1887
Stone arch bridge over Little River on MA 97 (Winter Street) in Haverhill
Open to traffic

Lyle Covered Bridge 38-63-21 (Washington County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1887; rehabilitated 1998
Queenpost through truss bridge over Brush Run Creek on TR861 Kramer Rd.
Open to traffic

Main Street Bridge (1887) (Danville, Virginia)
Built 1887
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Dan River on Main Street
Destroyed by fire and replaced by a new bridge in 1927

Main Street Califon Bridge (Hunterdon County, New Jersey)
Built 1887; altered 1985; rehabilitated 1987
Pratt through truss bridge over South Branch Raritan River on County Route 512
Open to traffic

Manitowoc Rapids Truss Bridge (Manitowoc County, Wisconsin)
Built 1887 by Wisconsin Bridge & Iron Co.
Through truss bridge over Manitowoc River on foot/bicycle trail
Open to pedestrians

Mathis Road Bridge (Harrison County, Indiana)
Lost Bowstring pony truss bridge over Indian Creek on Mathis Road
No Longer Exists

MBTA - South Street Overpass (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1887
Stone arch bridge over South Street on MBTA Needham Line
Open to traffic

MERC - Severn River Swing Bridge (Old) (Anne Arundel County, Maryland)
Built 1887; Replaced 1913
Lost deck plate girder bridge over Severn River on Maryland Electric Railways Co.
Destroyed by collision

Merriam Street Bridge (Hennepin County, Minnesota)
Originally built 1887 by the King Iron Bridge Co. as a four-span truss bridge on Broadway Street; one span relocated here in 1987
Relocated through truss bridge over the Mississippi River (East Channel) on Merriam Street at Nicollet Island in Minneapolis
Open to traffic

Middle Branch Wyalusing Creek Bridge (Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1887; rehabilitated ca. 1950
Pony truss bridge over Middle Branch Wyalusing Creek on TR 480 in Forest City
Open to traffic

Midland Tunnel No. 1 (Chaffee County, Colorado)
Built 1887 by the Colorado Midland Railroad
First of four tunnels on CR 371 north of Buena Vista
Open to one-lane traffic

Midland Tunnel No. 2 (Chaffee County, Colorado)
Built 1887 by the Colorado Midland Railroad
Second of four tunnels on CR 371 north of Buena Vista
Open to one-lane traffic

Midland Tunnel No. 3 (Chaffee County, Colorado)
Built 1887 by the Colorado Midland Railroad
Third of four tunnels on CR 371 north of Buena Vista
Open to one-lane traffic

Midland Tunnel No. 4 (Chaffee County, Colorado)
Built 1887 by the Colorado Midland Railroad
Fourth of four tunnels on CR 371 north of Buena Vista
Open to one-lane traffic

Milam Bridge (Bartow County, Georgia)
Abandoned sometime in the 1970's when this section of road was closed. According to the book "History of Bartow County" published in 1933, this was built in 1887
Abandoned camelback through truss bridge over Etowah River on Milam Bridge Rd
Abandoned with deck removed

Mill Creek Bridge (Lincoln County, Missouri)
Built 1887 by the St. Louis Bridge & Iron Co.; replaced 1995
Lost wrought iron pony truss bridge over Mill Creek on S. Mill Creek Road
Replaced by new bridge

Miller Covered Bridge (Tallapoosa County, Alabama)
Built 1907-08; Bypassed in 1955; Collapsed July 1963 from flood damage
Lost Lattice through truss bridge over Tallapoosa River on Hamlet Mill Road (SR 49)
Collapsed due to flood damage

Miller Station Road Bridge (Crawford County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1887 by the Wrought Iron Bridge Co.
Through truss bridge over French Creek on PA 1016
Replaced

Mink Hollow Covered Bridge 35-23-43 (Fairfield County, Ohio)
Built 1887 by J.R.Brandt, bypassed
Multiple Kingpost through truss bridge over Arney Run on Crooks Road. (bypassed section)
Open to pedestrians

Monsrud Bridge (Allamakee County, Iowa)
Built 1887 by the King Bridge Co.
Bowstring pony truss bridge over Paint Creek on Swebakken Road, now resides in Yellow River State Forest
In storage

Morgan Covered Bridge 45-08-07 (Lamoille County, Vermont)
Built 1887; rehabilitated 1898 and 1980
Covered bridge over North Branch Lamoille River on Morgan Bridge Road in Belvidere
Open to traffic

Morristown Pike Bridge (Hancock County, Indiana)
Built in 1887 and replaced in 1987.
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Blue River on County Road 575 East
Replaced by a new bridge

Moshassuck River Bridge (Providence County, Rhode Island)
Built 1887; rehabilitated 1927
Concrete arch bridge over Moshassuck River on RI 126 in Lincoln
Open to traffic

N&W - Shepherdstown Bridge (Washington County, Maryland)
Lost Pratt deck truss bridge over Potomac River on N&W RR
Replaced in 1904

NJTR - Crossway Place Bridge (Union County, New Jersey)
Built 1887
Lost Steel stringer bridge over Crossway Place on New Jersey Transit Raritan Line
Replaced by a new bridge

North Barry Avenue Bridge (Westchester County, New York)
Built 1887; rehabilitated 1943
Pony truss bridge over Metro-North New Haven Line on North Barry Avenue in Harrison
Open to traffic

North Chester Village Bridge (Hampden County, Massachusetts)
Built 1887 Middle Branch Westfield River on Smith Road in Chester but recently (2009) relocated to UMass Amherst to be reused as a pedestrian bridge
Pratt pony truss bridge
In storage

North Fork Lee Creek Bridge (Wood County, West Virginia)
Built 1887
Pony truss bridge over North Fork Lee Creek on County Route 13/1
Open to traffic

Northwest Road Bridge (Hampden County, Massachusetts)
Built 1887; relocated 2001
Lost Lenticular pony truss bridge over Little River on Northwest Road
Relocated to Millbury, MA

Norway Bridge (Republic County, Kansas)
Built over the winter of 1886-1887. Please see bridge photos to read the entire story of the bridge, as I photographed, in segments, a story published in the Salina Journal on July 29th, 1979 re: detailed history & planned replacement in the Fall
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Republican River on Kansas Highway 148 ( K-148)
Replaced by a new bridge

Norwottuck Rail Trail - Connecticut River Bridge (Hampshire County, Massachusetts)
Built 1887; retrofitted for pedestrian use in 1992
Lattice through truss bridge over Connecticut River on Norottuck Rail Trail in Hadley
Open to pedestrians and bicyclists

NP - Columbia River Swing Bridge (Old) (Benton County, Washington)
built in 1887; replaced in 1905
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Columbia River on Northern Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

NS - Little Conemaugh River Bridge #3 (Cambria County, Pennsylvania)
Built by the PRR
Stone arch bridge over Old Route 53 (Tunnel Street) and Little Conemaugh River on Norfolk Southern RR
Open to traffic

NS - Stone Bridge (Cambria County, Pennsylvania)
Built in 1887 by the Pennsylvania Railroad
Stone arch bridge over Conemaugh River on Norfolk Southern main line in Johnstown
Open to traffic

NYC - Genesee River Bridge (Monroe County, New York)
Built 1887, Abandoned c1998
Abandoned deck truss bridge over Genesee River on New York Central RR (abandoned)
Abandoned

NYC - Rouge River Bridge (Old) (Wayne County, Michigan)
Built 1887; Replaced in 1920
Lost Through truss bridge over Rouge River on New York Central RR
Replaced by a new bridge

OR&N - John Day River Bridge (Old) (Sherman County, Oregon)
Built 1887; Replaced 1907 and relocated to Coburg, Oregon
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over John Day River on Oregon Railroad & Navigation Co.
Replaced by a new bridge and relocated

Orange Hill Road Bridge (Knox County, Ohio)
Built 1887 by the Mt. Vernon Bridge Co.; rehabilitated 1985; replaced 2006
Pony truss bridge over Ireland Creek on Orange Hill Road (TR 325)
Replaced by a new bridge

Owens Covered Bridge (Polk County, Iowa)
Built 1887 over North River; Relocated to Lake Easter Park,
Howe through truss bridge over Branch of Yeader Creek on a pedestrain path in Lake Easter Park
Open to pedestrians

Paint Creek Bridge (Carroll County, Indiana)
Built 1887
Pony truss bridge over Paint Creek on Meridian Road at 420N
Removed

Papoose Creek Stone Arch (Muscatine County, Iowa)
Built 1887; Pappoose Creek buried 1895
Lost Stone arch bridge over Papoose Creek on 3rd Street
Filled in

Phoenix Bridge (Botetourt County, Virginia)
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

Pikeville Covered Bridge (Pike County, Indiana)
Built in 1887 by William T. Washer, destroyed by arson on July 4, 1972.
Lost Covered Bridge over Patoka River on State Road 257
Destroyed by arson fire

Pineground Bridge (Merrimack County, New Hampshire)
Built 1887 by the Berlin Iron Bridge Co.; Closed to traffic 1978; Bypassed and rehabilitated for pedestrian use 1981
Pin connected Lenticular through truss bridge over Suncook River in Chichester
Open to pedestrians only

Poland Bridge 45-08-02 (Lamoille County, Vermont)
Built 1887 by George W. Holmes; rehabilitated 2004
Burr arch bridge over Lamoille River on C3023 in Cambridge
Open to auto traffic in Summer/ pedestrians & snowmobiles in Winter

PRR - Noland Tunnel (Coshocton County, Ohio)
Line abandoned in 1936
Abandoned tunnel under hillside on Pennsylvania RR (abandoned)
Derelict/abandoned

Pulaski Street Bridge (Fairfield County, Connecticut)
Built 1887 by Berlin Iron Bridge Co.; Replaced 1987
Lost Lenticular through truss bridge over Rippowan River on Pulaski Street in Stamford
Replaced by a new bridge

Raquette River Bridge (1887) (St. Lawrence County, New York)
Built 1887 by Berlin Iron Bridge Co.; Replaced 1911
Lost Lenticular through truss bridge over Raquette River
No longer exists

Raritan River Bridge Somerville NJ (Somerset County, New Jersey)
Listed as The Canton Iron Bridge Company (based on Melissa's article) Bid in 1886 for $13,000. ($7040 for superstructure being the lowest bid). Opened in 1887. Although Canton Bridge Co. was also based in Canton Ohio, it wasn't founded until 1892.
Whipple through truss bridge over Raritan River
Replaced by a new bridge

Reading Suspension Bridge (Berks County, Pennsylvania)
Dismantled 1983; one tower relocated here.
Wire suspension bridge single tower
Single tower of bridge salvaged and put on display at shown park location.

Red Mill Road Bridge (Tompkins County, New York)
Built 1887
Pony truss bridge over Fall Creek on Red Mill Road in Freeville
In storage or disassembled

RI - I&M Canal Swing Bridge (LaSalle County, Illinois)
Swing Bridge built in 1887 to move rail cars across I&M Canal
Pony Plate Girder Swing bridge over I&M Canal on abandoned railroad in Marseilles
Derelict/abandoned

RI - Skunk River Bridge (Older) (Washington County, Iowa)
Built 1887; Replaced ?
Lost Lattice through truss bridge over Skunk River on Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

RI - West Lyon Creek Bridge (Dickinson County, Kansas)
Built Ca. 1887
Abandoned Pony Truss bridge over West Lyon Creek on Abandoned Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad


Rock Creek 400E Bridge (Carroll County, Indiana)
Built 1887 by the Milwaukee Bridge & Iron Works; replaced 1992
Lost through truss bridge over Rock Creek on CR 400 East at 770N-400E
Replaced by new bridge

Rowe Road Bridge (Franklin County, Ohio)
Built 1887; Demolished January 31, 1961 and replaced by a steel stringer that lasted until 1996 when the current bridge was built
Lost Through truss bridge over Big Walnut Creek on Rowe Road (CR-133)
Replaced by a new bridge

Sault Ste. Marie International Rail Bridge (Chippewa County, Michigan)
Built 1887; Swing span added 1895; Bascule spans added 1913; Vertical lift added 1960.
Camelback through truss bridge over St Mary's River / Soo Locks on a railroad crossing connecting to Canadian rail system
Open to traffic

Scoville Bridge (Los Angeles County, California)
Built 1887 ;Replaced 1913
Lost Howe through truss bridge over Arroyo Seco on Colorado Boulevard
Destroyed by flooding

Scrubgrass Creek Bridge (Venango County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1887 by the Smith Bridge Co.; rehabilitated 1940; closed to traffic 2003; replaced 2009
Through truss bridge over Scrubgrass Creek on PA 3005
Replaced by a new bridge

Shannon Creek Bridge (Mason County, Kentucky)
Built 1887; replaced 2004
Relocated pony truss bridge formerly over Shannon Creek on Lowell Road
Relocated to private property at 8166 Day Pike, Plumville, KY and fully restored

Shaw Creek TR 138 (Curl Rd.) Bridge (Morrow County, Ohio)
Built 1887 by the Massillon Bridge Co.; rehabilitated 1998
Pony truss bridge over Shaw Creek on TR 138 (Curl Rd.)
Replaced, but put in storage and marketed for reuse.

Sheepford Bridge (1887) (York County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1887; rehabilitated ca. 1975; closed to traffic January 29, 2020
Through truss bridge over Yellow Breeches Creek on TR 968 (Sheepford Road)
Closed to all traffic

Sheldon Bridge (Franklin County, Vermont)
Built 1887 by the Vermont Construction Co; Bypassed and demolished 1947
Lost Double-intersection Warren through truss bridge over Missisquoi River on Abandoned alignment of Main Street
Removed but not replaced

Sibley Railroad Bridge (Old) (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1887-88 as a three-span Whipple through truss, replaced 1915
Three-span through truss railroad bridge over the Missouri River at Sibley
Replaced

Silver Creek Road Bridge (Ogle County, Illinois)
Built 1887
Lost Pony truss bridge over Leaf River on Silver Creek Road, 2.0 mi. southeast of Leaf River
Lost to a concrete culvert

South Branch Codorus Creek Bridge (York County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1887; replaced 1993
Lost pony truss bridge over South Branch Codorus Creek on PA 3020
Replaced by new bridge

South Branch Roaring Creek Bridge (Northumberland County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1887 by the King Iron Bridge Co.; reconstructed 1983
Through truss bridge with steel arch reinforcement over South Branch Roaring Creek on Happy Valley Road
Closed to all traffic

South Main Street Bridge (Trumbull County, Ohio)
Built about 1887 (based on design ques) by Columbia Bridge Co., replaced 1918
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Mahoning River on South Main Street
Replaced by a new bridge

SP - Willamette River Bridge (Old) (Linn County, Oregon)
Built 1887; Replaced 1921
Lost Howe pony truss bridge over Willamette River on Southern Pacific RR
Replaced by a new bridge

St Marys River Bridge (Mercer County, Ohio)
Built 1887; rehabilitated 1970; 1992. Subsequently restored and relocated in a park in Licking County Ohio
Lost Pony truss bridge over St Marys River on Gallman Road
Removed from this location and replaced by a new bridge. The removed superstructure was subsequently restored (including replicating the finials and date blocks) and relocated to a park in Newark, OH (Licking Co.)

St. Clair Street Bridge (Preble County, Ohio)
Built 1887 by the Columbia Bridge Works; rehabilitated 1999
Through truss bridge over a branch of Seven Mile Creek on St. Clair Street in Eaton
Open to traffic

Staats Mill Covered Bridge 48-18-04 (Jackson County, West Virginia)
Built 1887; Moved to Cedar lakes State and given a complete rehab 1982
Long through truss bridge over Tug Fork River on Tug & Bear Fork Road, CH 25


Stockheughter Covered Bridge 14-24-05 (Franklin County, Indiana)
Built 1887 by the Smith Bridge Co.; rehabilitated 2009
Covered bridge over Salt Creek on Enochsburg Road
Open to traffic

Taylor Bridge (Old) (Cerro Gordo County, Iowa)
Built 1887; Replaced 1924
Lost Pratt through truss bridge ober Winnebago River on US18
Replaced by a new bridge

Tenville Bridge (Montgomery County, Iowa)
Built 1887; Replaced 1919
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over West Nodaway River on Iowa Primary Road 8
Replaced by a new bridge

Tod Ranch Road Bridge (Wabaunsee County, Kansas)
Built 1887 as a Railroad Bridge, Moved Here by Private Party 1950
Pratt through truss bridge over Mill Creek on Tod Ranch Road
Open to traffic

Troy Market Street Bridge (Miami County, Ohio)
Built 1877, Replaced 1961
Lost Through truss bridge over Miami River on Market Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Troy Mills Bridge (Linn County, Iowa)
Built 1887; replaced 1950
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Wapsipinicon River on Troy Mills Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Tunungwant Creek Bridge (Cattaraugus County, New York)
Built 1887
Lost Pony truss bridge over Tunungwant Creek on Irvine Mills Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Turtleville Iron Bridge (Rock County, Wisconsin)
Built 1887 by Wisconin Bridge & Iron
Pratt through truss bridge over Turtle Creek on Lathers Road
Open to traffic, weight restrictions in place

Two Bridges Road Bridge (Morris County, New Jersey)
Built 1887; rehabilitated 1978
Pony truss bridge over Pompton River on Two Bridges Road in Lincoln Park
Open to traffic

Union Trail - Little Sioux River Bridge (Woodbury County, Iowa)
Built 1887, 1881 Span Added 1911, Partially Removed Ca. 1999; Converted to Trail 2006
Pratt through truss bridge over Little Sioux River on the Union Bridge Trail
Open to pedestrians

UP - CN Overpass (Kane County, Illinois)
Built 1887
Pony truss bridge over Canadian National Railway on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - Hardin Creek Bridge (Greene County, Iowa)
Built 1887, Widened 1901
Deck Plate Bridge over Hardin Creek on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - Omaha Railroad Bridge (1887) (Douglas County, Nebraska)
Built 1886-87 under the direction of George S. Morison; replaced 1916
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Missouri River on Union Pacific Railroad
Replaced by new bridge