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Salt Creek Bridge Old SR 158 (Lawrence County, Indiana)
Built in 1876 by the Smith Bridge Company
Through truss bridge over Salt Creek on CR 10 South
Bridge removed by a complete act of stupidity and lack of commonsense.

Sam Eckman Covered Bridge 38-19-08 (Columbia County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1876
Covered bridge over Little Fishing Creek on Covered Bridge Road, north of Sereno
Open to traffic

San Toy Covered Bridge 35-58-38 (Morgan County, Ohio)
Built 1875, restored 2013-14
Covered bridge over San Toy Creek on Morganville Road south of Portersville
Under heavy reconstruction/restoration June 2013; plans are to reopen to light vehicle traffic

Sanborn Covered Bridge (Caledonia County, Vermont)
Built 1873, moved to Sanborn farm 2014
Bridge over West Branch of the Passumpsic River


Sanders Covered Bridge (Owen County, Kentucky)
One span collapsed by an overloaded truck in 1922. Remaining two spans lost to arson on August 23, 1948.
Lost Howe through truss bridge over Eagle Creek on KY 36
Destroyed by fire

Sandles Covered Bridge (Coshocton County, Ohio)
Built 1879 by Frederick Mayer; Rebuilt 1884; Collapsed May 1991.
Lost Burr arch-truss bridge over Wills Creek on former county road
Collapsed

Sandy Creek Covered Bridge 25-50-01 (Jefferson County, Missouri)
Built 1872 by the House Springs, Big River Valley Macadamized and Gravel Road Co. at a cost of $2,000
Covered bridge over Sandy Creek on Lemay Ferry Road north of Hillsboro
Open to pedestrians only

Santa Rosa Avenue Bowstring Truss (Sonoma County, California)
Built 1876; Replaced 1907
Lost Bowstring through truss bridge over Santa Rosa Creek on Santa Rosa Avenue
Replaced by a new bridge

SCBG - Mission Hill Tunnel (Santa Cruz County, California)
Bored 1876; Widened 1903
Tunnel on Santa Cruz Big Trees and Pacific Railway (SCBG)
Open to traffic

School Street Bridge (Hunterdon County, New Jersey)
Built 1870 by the Cowin Iron Works; rehabilitated 1993
Pony truss bridge over Spruce Run River on School Street in Glen Gardner
Open to traffic

Scofield Covered Bridge 35-08-21x (Brown County, Ohio)
Built 1874, Replaced 1990, timbers were placed into storage.
Lost Multiple Kingpost through truss bridge over Beetle Creek on Martin Hill Road in Huntington
Replaced by new bridge

Scotia Bridge (Schenectady County, New York)
Built 1874; Destroyed 1922
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over Mohawk River on Washington Avenu
Destroyed by collision with ice

Scott Bridge (Delaware County, New York)
Built 1875
Lost Stone arch bridge over Little Delaware River on CR 6
Replaced by a new bridge

Scott Covered Bridge 45-13-13 (Windham County, Vermont)
Built 1870; Closed to traffic 1955; Rehabilitated 2016
Covered Lattice through truss bridge over West River on Back Side Road


Scottown Covered Bridge 35-44-05 (Lawrence County, Ohio)
Built 1877 by William Thompson; rehabilitated 1991
Covered bridge over Indian Guyan Creek on Pleasant Ridge Road (CR 67)
Closed

Sells Covered Bridge 35-15-01 #2 (Columbiana County, Ohio)
Built 1878
Multiple Kingpost through truss bridge over Ravine


Seminary Street Bridge (Vermilion County, Illinois)
Built 1876, relocated downstream in 1896, relocated again for pedestrian use in 1938
Lost Whipple Pony truss bridge over Stony Creek on East Seminary Street in Danville
Replaced by new bridge

Seneca Street Bridge (Old) (Cuyahoga County, Ohio)
Built 1870
Lost Concrete pony/through girder bridge over Cuyahoga River on Seneca Street
No longer exists

SEPTA - Pennypack Creek Viaduct (Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1872
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Pennypack Creek on SEPTA - NY Short Line
Open to traffic

Settles Bridge (Rockingham County, North Carolina)
Built 1870
Lost Bridge over Dan River
No longer exists

SF&NP - San Rafael Bay/Creek Bridge (Marin County, California)
Built in 1878
Lost Bridge over San Rafael Bay on San Francisco & Northern Pacific RR
No longer exists

SG&C - Watkins Glen Bridge (Schuyler County, New York)
Built ca. 1870, replaced ca. 1901
Lost Deck truss bridge over Watkins Glen Gorge on former Syracuse Geneva and Corning Railroad
Replaced by new bridge

Shade Covered Bridge 35-23-20 (Fairfield County, Ohio)
Built in 1871 by John Shrake
Burr arch-truss bridge over Dry land


Shaeffer/Campbell Covered Bridge 35-07-05 (Belmont County, Ohio)
Bridge was originally in Fairfield County
Multiple Kingpost through truss bridge over Pond at Ohio University
Open to pedestrians only

Shaffer Covered Bridge 38-56-11 (Somerset County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1877; rehabilitated 1978
Covered bridge over Bens Creek on TR 634 (Covered Bridge Road)
Open to traffic

Shambaugh Mill Bridge (Page County, Iowa)
Built 1877; Replaced ca. 1913
Lost Howe through truss bridge over Nodaway River on Mill Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Shanaska Creek Bridge (Le Sueur County, Minnesota)
Built 1875, relocated in 1929, relocated here in 1984
Pratt through truss bridge over Shanaska Creek
Open to pedestrians only

Shaw Bridge (Columbia County, New York)
Built 1870 by J.D. Hutchinson
Abandoned bowstring pony truss bridge over Claverack Creek on Van Wyck Lane in Claverack
Abandoned

Shawsheen River Bridge (Essex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1879; rehabilitated 1927
Stone arch bridge over Shawsheen River on MA 28 (N. Main Street) ST in Andover
Open to traffic

Shawsheen River Bridge (Essex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1875; rehabilitated 1918
Stone arch bridge over Shawsheen River on Essex Street in Andover
Open to traffic

Sheards Mill Covered Bridge 38-09-06 (Bucks County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1873; rehabilitated 1971
Covered bridge over Tohickon Creek on Covered Bridge Road in East Rockhill Township, PA
Open to traffic

Shelhorn Covered Bridge 14-45-01 (Lake County, Indiana)
Built 1878, moved in 1933 to the current location
Covered bridge over park gully on a pedestrian trail
Open to pedestrians

Sherman Covered Bridge 38-25-02 (Erie County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1870
Multiple Kingpost through truss bridge over West Branch Conneaut Creek on Barney Road
Open to traffic

Shieldstown Covered Bridge 14-36-02 (Jackson County, Indiana)
Built 1876
Covered bridge over East Fork White River
Open to pedestrians only

Shippingsport Swing Bridge (LaSalle County, Illinois)
Replaced a bridge that had been destroyed in a flood in 1872. Opened in 1874. Cost $75,000-twice the original estimate.
Lost Through truss bridge over Illinois River on Bottom Road
Replaced by a new bridge built upstream, 1929

Silverdale Bridge (Koochiching County, Minnesota)
Built 1877
Through truss bridge over Little Fork River on MN 65
Open to pedestrians

Sixth Street Bridge (Lynchburg, Virginia)
Built 1871-72; roadway deck removed in 1944
Baltimore deck truss bridge over Blackwater Creek on Sixth Street
Unknown status: Probably lost

Skunk River Bridge (Story County, Iowa)
Built 1876; moved here 1916; rehabilitated 1974; abandoned 1990
Warren through truss bridge over Skunk River on (Vacated) 255th Street in Ames
Abandoned

Slade's Ferry Bridge (Bristol County, Massachusetts)
Built 1875; Swing span struck 1932 by a tanker and replaced with a bascule; Replaced 1970
Lost double-decker truss bridge over Taunton River on Remington Avenue
Removed

Slaughterhouse Covered Bridge 45-12-09 (Washington County, Vermont)
Built 1872
Covered bridge over Dog River on Slaughterhouse Road (C3014) in Northfield
Open to traffic

Slipper's Mills Bridge (Jackson County, Iowa)
Built 1873
Truss bridge over North Fork Maquoketa River on Road
No longer exists

Slippery Rock Creek Bridge (Butler County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1877; rehabilitated 1962; replaced 1992
Lost through truss bridge over Slippery Rock Creek on TR 424
Replaced by new bridge

SMART - Puerto Suello Tunnel (Marin County, California)
Built 1879; Roof collapsed during a fire 1961, rebuilt 1967, Closed in the 80s, Rehabilitated 2014-16
Tunnel on Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit
Open to traffic

Smiley's Mill Bridge (Johnson County, Indiana)
Built 1873; Replaced 1978
Lost 2-span Bowstring through truss bridge over Sugar Creek on Greensburg Road
Replaced by new bridge

Smith Bridge (Windsor County, Vermont)
Half of bridge moved from Lamoille Co, 1973 removed 2001
Lost Town lattice truss bridge
Removed but not replaced

Smith Covered Bridge 14-70-01 (Rush County, Indiana)
Built 1877 by A. M. Kennedy; rehabilitated 1996
Covered bridge over Flatrock River on CR 150 North
Open to traffic

Smith Street Bridge (Providence County, Rhode Island)
Built 1872; Replaced ca. 1981
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Northeast Corridor (Amtrak) on Smith Street (US 44)
Replaced by new bridge

SNETT - Blackstone Viaduct (Worcester County, Massachusetts)
Built 1872, concrete added 1918
Abandoned closed-spandrel arch bridge over Mill Street on NYNH&H Midland Division
Derelict/abandoned

Snoddy Mill Bridge (Fountain County, Indiana)
Built ca. 1875 by the Buckeye Bridge Works; bypassed and abandoned in 1965, removed in 1982.
Lost Bowstring truss bridge over Coal Creek on old alignment of Stringtown Road
Removed

Snyder Covered Bridge 38-19-14 (Columbia County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1876
Covered bridge over Roaring Creek on Rarig Road, southeast of Catawissa
Open to traffic

Sockman Road Bridge (Knox County, Ohio)
Built 1873 by the Russell Bridge Co.; replaced 1996
Lost pony truss bridge over Granny Creek on Sockman Road (TR 384)
No longer exists

Soper's Mill Bridge (Story County, Iowa)
Built on September 1, 1876 near Sopers Mill, lost to flooding on June 17th, 1996
Lost Bowstring pony truss bridge over South Skunk River
Destroyed by flood

Soquel Avenue Covered Bridge 05-44-05x (Santa Cruz County, California)
Covered bridge built 1874, replaced by first concrete bridge 1921
Lost Covered Through truss bridge over San Lorenzo River on Soquel Avenue
Replaced by new bridge

South Broad Street Bridge (Union County, New Jersey)
Built in 1874; rehabilitated in 1927; Replaced 1984
Lost Stone arch bridge over Elizabeth River on South Broad Street
Replaced by new bridge

South End Bridge (1878) (Hampden County, Massachusetts)
Built 1878; Replaced 1954.
Lost Lattice through truss bridge over Connecticut River
Replaced by a new bridge

South Franklin Street Bridge (Hunterdon County, New Jersey)
Built 1873
Stone arch bridge over Swan Creek on South Franklin Street in Lambertville
Open to traffic

South Pomfret Covered Bridge 45-14-18 (Windsor County, Vermont)
Original bridge built 1870; Bypassed and abandoned 1965; Half of bridge installed here 1973
Town lattice truss bridge over Barnard Brook on Private Drive
Open to private traffic

South Street Bridge (Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1870
Stone arch bridge over abandoned driveways on South Street in Philadelphia
Open to traffic

South Windsor Covered Bridge 35-04-26x (Ashtabula County, Ohio)
The South Windsor or Plank Road Covered Bridge carried Old Plank Road across the Grand River in Windsor Township, Ashtabula County Ohio, 1870-1970.
Lost Town lattice truss bridge over Grand River on Twp Rd. 526 Old Plank Road
Destroyed by fire

SP - Yuma Swing Bridge (1877) (Yuma County, Arizona)
Built 1877; Destroyed July 1, 1884
Lost Howe pony truss bridge over Colorado River on Southern Pacific Railroad
Destroyed by flooding

Spain Creek Covered Bridge 35-80-02 (Union County, Ohio)
Built 1870
Partridge through truss bridge over Spain Creek on Cratty Rd. (CR163)
Open to traffic

Sparkill Creek Bridge (Rockland County, New York)
Built 1876; replaced 2003
Lost stone arch bridge over Sparkill Creek on NY 340 in Piermont
No longer exists

Sparta Covered Bridge (Gallatin County, Kentucky)
Built 1872
Lost Howe through truss bridge over Eagle Creek on KY 35
Replaced by new bridge

SPC - San Lorenzo River Trestle (Santa Cruz County, California)
Built 1879, replaced 1906
Lost Double-intersection Warren deck truss bridge over San Lorenzo River on South Pacific Coast Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Speicher Bridge (Berks County, Pennsylvania)
Replaced in 1978 with creation of Blue Marsh Lake
Lost through truss bridge over Tulpehocken Creek on Church Road


Spencerville Covered Bridge 14-17-01 (De Kalb County, Indiana)
Built 1873 by John McKay
Covered bridge over Saint Joseph River on CR 68
Reopened June 2013 after repairs after being heavily damaged by a semi driver who crossed it.

Spile Bridge (St. Lawrence County, New York)
Built 1874 by the King Bridge Co.; later relocated here; closed to traffic May 12, 2010
Three-span bowstring through truss bridge over Black Lake Outlet on Spile Bridge Road
Closed to traffic

Springboro Bridge (Carroll County, Indiana)
Built 1870
Lost Bridge over Tippecanoe River on Finch Grove Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Springfield Bridge (current location) (Faulkner County, Arkansas)
Fabricated in 1871 but not installed over Cadron Creek until 1874. Removed November 2016 for relocation; restoration completed Aug. 10, 2017; bridge dedicated Sept. 23, 2017
Relocated bowstring through truss bridge over Beaverfork Lake on Beaverfork Park Trailway
Open to pedestrians

Springfield Bridge (original location) (Faulkner County, Arkansas)
Completed July 1874 by the King Bridge Manufactory & Iron Works of Iola, Kansas, a branch of the King Bridge Co. of Cleveland, Ohio. Bypassed by a new bridge 1991. Fabrication date circa 1871, a controversy with the two counties delayed set.
Bowstring through truss bridge formerly over Cadron Creek on Springfield Road
Open to pedestrians

Spruce Street Bridge (St. Louis, Missouri)
Built in 1874 along with the Eads Bridge; partially rebuilt in 1935; demolished early in 2016. Replacement bridge opened to traffic April 10th, 2016.
Lost steel stringer bridge over the MetroLink on Spruce Street in downtown St. Louis, across from third base entrance to Busch Stadium
Replaced by a new bridge

St. Joseph Swing Bridge (Old) (Buchanan County, Missouri)
Built 1873; Replaced 1904
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Missouri River on Chicago Burlington & Quincy Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

St. Louis Freight Tunnel (St. Louis, Missouri)
Built in 1875 along with the completion of Eads Bridge as a route to Union Station. Later used as a freight route as passenger trains bypassed the tunnel for Merchants and MacArthur Bridges.
Tunnel under downtown on the MetroLink in St. Louis
Open to two tracks of MetroLink light rail service with bypass to original freight alignment

State Route 2014 Bridge (Bell County, Kentucky)
Built 1873 by the Louisville Bridge and Iron Co.; replaced 1993
Lost Warren through truss bridge over Cumberland River on State Route 2014
Bridge has been replaced.

State Street Bridge (1871) (Winnebago County, Illinois)
Built 1871, replaced 1890, but floated down to Chestnut Street
Lost Post through truss bridge over Rock River on State Street
Replaced by a new bridge

State Street Bridge (1873) (St. Joseph County, Michigan)
Built in 1873; reenforced from below with bents in 1908; superstructure replaced in 1932
Lost Bowstring through truss bridge on State Street
Replaced by a new bridge

State Street Swing Bridge (Old) (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1872 to replace bridge lost in Chicago Fire; center pier rehabilitated 1898; bridge replaced 1903
Lost Through truss bridge over Chicago River on State Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Stephensburg Road Bridge (Warren County, New Jersey)
Built 1875; rehabilitated 1939
Stone arch bridge over Musconetcong River on Stephensburg Road
Open to traffic

Stevenson Road Covered Bridge 35-29-15 (Greene County, Ohio)
Built 1877 by the Smith Bridge Co.; rehabilitated 1975; closed to traffic 2003
Covered bridge over Massies Creek on Stevenson Road (CR 76) in Wilberforce
Open to pedestrians only

Steyer Bridge (Winneshiek County, Iowa)
Limestone deck arch was locally built by Michael Steyer.
Bridge over Twin Springs Creek on Oneata Drive
Open to traffic

Stillwater Bridge (1876) (Saratoga County, New York)
Built 1876, Two Spans Replaced 1887; Replaced ?
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Hudson River in Stillwater
No longer exists

Stinson Creek Trail - Stinson Creek Bridge (Callaway County, Missouri)
Built 1878 over Sni-A-Bar Creek in Grain Valley; relocated here in 1902; rehabilitated 1944; converted to pedestrian use in 2006
Through truss bridge over Stinson Creek on Stinson Creek Trail
Open to pedestrians only

StLIM&S - Baring Cross Bridge (Older) (Pulaski County, Arkansas)
Built 1873; Replaced 1890
Lost Howe through truss bridge over Arkansas River on Missouri Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

StLIM&S - Red River Bridge (Old) (Miller County, Arkansas)
Built 1874, Replaced 1890
Lost Through truss bridge over Red River on Cairo & Fulton Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Stone Arch Bridge (Sullivan County, New York)
Built 1873; road closed in 1945
Stone arch bridge over Callicoon Creek on Old NY 52 in Kenoza Lake
Open to pedestrians only

Stone Arch Bridge (Keokuk County, Iowa)
Built 1870
Lost Bridge over Clear Creek on Road
Removed

Stonelick Covered Bridge 35-13-02 (Clermont County, Ohio)
Built 1878; rehabilitated 1971; closed after overweight truck crossed 2010; collapsed during rehabilitation Feb. 11, 2014, rebuilt 2015
Covered bridge over Stonelick Creek on Stonelick Williams Corner Road (CR 116)
Collapsed during reconstruction Feb. 11, 2014. Rebuilt and returned to service

Superior Viaduct (Cuyahoga County, Ohio)
Built 1875; Replaced by the Detroit-Superior High Level Bridge in 1917; Swing span removed 1923;
Deck truss swing bridge on Superior Street over Cuyahoga River
Stone arch approach is still in use.

Superior Viaduct (Old) (Cuyahoga County, Ohio)
Built 1871
Lost Post through truss bridge over Cuyahoga River on Center Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Supple Ford Bridge (Jones County, Iowa)
Built 1875; Washed away 1947 but hauled back and reset; Replaced 1991
Lost Bowstring through truss bridge over South Fork Maquoketa River on Temple Hill Road in Clay Township
Replaced by new bridge

Susquehanna River Bridge (Harford County, Maryland)
Original bridge replaced in stages 1873-1886; Converted to road use ca 1910 by private owners; Converted to a double-decker ca. 1923 by the state of Maryland; Replaced 1940; Removed 1943
Lost Pratt through truss and swing bridge over Susquehanna River on Road
Removed but not replaced at exact site

Sutherland Ford Bridge (Vermilion County, Illinois)
Built 1876, relocated to Harrison Park ca. 1935, collapsed in 1945
Lost Through truss bridge over North Fork Vermilion River on Hungry Hollow Road
Collapsed

Swan Creek Bridge (Hunterdon County, New Jersey)
Built 1876
Stone arch bridge over Swan Creek on CR 518 in Lambertville
Open to traffic

Swartz Covered Bridge 35-88-05 (Wyandot County, Ohio)
Built 1878 by Moses Weymouth; rehabilitated 1994
Covered bridge over Sandusky River on CR 130A
Open to traffic

Swedesford Road Bridge (Montgomery County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1873; rehabilitated 1945-46
Stone arch bridge over Wissahickon Creek on Swedesford Road in Lower Gywnedd Township, PA
Open to traffic

Taft Bridge 45-13-31x (Windham County, Vermont)
Built 1874; Replaced 1952 and relocated to Massachusetts
Covered Town Lattice truss over Stickney Brook on modern US30
Replaced by a new bridge

Talcottville Bridge (Lewis County, New York)
Built ca. 1870, now restored and located at Boonville in Oneida County, NY.
Bowstring pony truss bridge over Sugar Creek on Cheese Factory Road
Open to pedestrians only

Tama Bridge (Tama County, Iowa)
Built 1876; Abutment undermined during flooding & replaced 1917
Lost Bowstring through truss bridge over Iowa River on Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Tanneyhill Covered Bridge (Bartholomew County, Indiana)
Bulit 1870; Lost 1965
Lost Howe through truss over Driftwood River on Tannehill Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Taylor's Ford Bridge (Buchanan County, Iowa)
Originally built 1872 by the Wrought Iron Bridge Co. on Main Street in Independence; relocated here in 1891
Bowstring through truss bridge over Wapsipinicon River on Nolen Avenue, southeast of Independence
Open to pedestrians only