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Built during 1940s

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Fourche Maline Creek Bridge (Latimer County, Oklahoma)
Built ca. 1940
Through truss bridge over Fourche Maline Creek on D1444
Open to traffic

Fourche Maline Creek Bridge (Le Flore County, Oklahoma)
Built ca. 1940
Through truss bridge over Fourche Maline Creek on N4540
Replaced by a new bridge

Fourche River AR 166 Bridge (Randolph County, Arkansas)
Built 1942
Pony truss bridge over Fourche River on AR 166 northeast of Pocahontas
Open to traffic

Fourteen Mile Creek Bridge (Cherokee County, Oklahoma)
Built 1949
Through truss bridge over Fourteen Mile Creek on OK 51
Replaced by a new bridge

Fox River Highland Ave Bridge (Kane County, Illinois)
Built 1940
Tee beam bridge over Fox River in Elgin on Highland Ave
Open to traffic

Fox River National St Bridge (Kane County, Illinois)
Built 1949
Concrete tee beam bridge over Fox River in Elgin on National Street
Open to traffic

Franklin Falls Dam Bridge (Merrimack County, New Hampshire)
Built 1943
Pratt deck truss bridge over Dam on Pedestrian path
Open to pedestrians only

Frazier Creek Bridge (Le Flore County, Oklahoma)
Built 1941
Pony truss bridge over Frazier Creek on E1590
Open to traffic

Frederick Creek TR 462 Bridge (Scioto County, Ohio)
Built 1940; rehabilitated 1993
Pony truss bridge over Frederick Creek on TR 462 (Edmunds Road)
Replaced by a new bridge

Freedom Creek Bridge (Scott County, Arkansas)
Built 1941 by WPA
Bridge over Freedom Creek on SH 80
Open to traffic

Freeman Creek Bridge (Logan County, Arkansas)
Built 1949
Steel stringer bridge over Freeman Creek on AR 23
Open to traffic

French Creek Bridge (Allamakee County, Iowa)
Built 1941
Pony truss bridge over French Creek on Mays Prairie Road
Open to traffic

French Drive Bridge (Vigo County, Indiana)
Built 1941
Pony truss bridge over Prairie Creek on French Drive
Open to traffic

Frenchtown Road over Merritt Parkway Bridge (Fairfield County, Connecticut)
Built 1942
Concrete arch bridge over Merritt Parkway (CT 15) on Frenchtown Road in Trumbull
Open to traffic

Frisco Highline Trail - MO32 Overpass (Polk County, Missouri)
Built 1941
Steel stringer bridge over MO 32 in Bolivar, MO. Formerly St.Louis San Francisco (Frisco) RR
Open to pedestrians only

Frontage Road 788 Bridge (Yellowstone County, Montana)
Built 1949
Girder bridge over Yellowstone River 170 on Frontage Road 788
Open to traffic

Fuller Bridge (Lincoln County, Oregon)
Built 1946
Parker through truss bridge over Siletz River on OR 229
Open to traffic

Gallatin River Bridge (Gallatin County, Montana)
Built 1949
Steel stringer bridge over Gallatin River on Frontage Rd-S 205
Open to traffic

Gasser Road Bridge (Paulding County, Ohio)
Built 1940
Concrete pony/through girder bridge over South Creek on Township Road 144 (Gasser Road)
Open to traffic

General Mark Clark Bridge (Snohomish County, Washington)
Built 1949; Replaced 2010
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Stillaguamish River on Sr 532
Replaced by a new bridge

General Pierce Bridge (Franklin County, Massachusetts)
Built 1947
Through truss bridge over Connecticut River in Greenfield
Open to traffic

George C. Platt Bridge (Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1949; rehabilitated 1984
Cantilevered through truss bridge over Schuylkill River on PA 291 (Penrose Avenue) in Philadelphia
Open to traffic

George Crady Bridge Fishing Pier State Park (Nassau County, Florida)
Built 1948; Replaced by the adjacent bridge in 1999; Converted to pedestrian use 2003
Deck plate girder swing bridge over Nassa Sound on George Crady Bridge Fishing Pier State Park
Open to pedestrians only

George E. Tryon Bridge (Del Norte County, California)
Built 1948, replaced 2017
Lost steel arch bridge over South Fork Smith River on South Fork Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Georgesville Road Bridge (Franklin County, Ohio)
Built 1940; rehabilitated 1973
Arch bridge over Big Run on Georgesville Road in Columbus
Open to traffic

German Creek Bridge (Grainger County, Tennessee)
Built 1941, one of four cantilevered through truss bridges built after TVA dams impounded rivers in East Tennessee
Cantilevered through truss bridge over German Creek on State Highway 375
Open to traffic

Gerstle River Bridge (Southeast Fairbanks Census Area, Alaska)
Built 1944
A subdivided Warren truss bridge over Gerstle River on Alaska Highway in Delta Junction
Open to traffic

Gila River Bridge (Graham County, Arizona)
Built 1940
Steel stringer bridge over Gila River on 8th Avenue
Open to traffic

Glade Creek Bridge (Fayette County, West Virginia)
Built 1940
Pony truss bridge over Glade Creek on CR 19/33 (Sewell Rd.)
Open to traffic

Glade Creek Bridge (Madison County, Arkansas)
Built 1947; Replaced by new bridge on new alignment 2012
Concrete tee beam bridge over Glade Creek on US 412
Replaced by a new bridge

Glen Street Foot Bridge (Racine County, Wisconsin)
Built 1941
Bridge over Root River on Glen Street (Sidewalk)


Glover Cary Bridge (Daviess County, Kentucky)
Opened Sept. 1940
Through truss bridge over Ohio River on IN 161 (formerly US 231) at downtown Owensboro
Open to two-lane traffic

GNRR - Turniptown Creek Trestle (Gilmer County, Georgia)
Built 1940
Wooden trestle over Northcutt Road and Turniptown Creek on GNRR (former L&N Railroad)
Open to traffic

Gold Star Memorial Bridge (New London County, Connecticut)
Built 1943; twin span built 1973
Pair of deck truss bridges over Thames River on I-95/US 1 in New London
Open to traffic

Gordons Creek-Main Street Bridge (Forrest County, Mississippi)
Built 1940
Concrete bridge over Gordons Creek-Main Street on Main Street in Hattiesburg
Open to traffic

Goshen Creek Blue Ridge Parkway Bridge (Watauga County, North Carolina)
Built 1949
Deck plate girder bridge over Goshen Creek/Goerge Hayes Rd on Blue Ridge Parkway
Open to traffic

Granada Bridge (Prowers County, Colorado)
Built 1949
Steel stringer bridge over Arkansas River on US-385
Open to traffic

Grand Avenue Viaduct (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1940; Renovated 1997
Plate girder bridge over the railroad yard on Grand Avenue


Grand Coulee Dam Bridge (Grant County, Washington)
Built 1941
Open spandrel concrete arch bridge over Columbia River on Grand Coulee Dam in Grand Coulee
Open to traffic

Grand Portage Creek Bridge (Cook County, Minnesota)
Built 1941
Steel arch bridge over Grand Portage Creek on CR 17
Open to traffic

Grand River Bridge (Mayes County, Oklahoma)
Built ca. 1940
Pony truss bridge over Grand River on OK 82 in Spavinaw
Replaced by a new bridge

Grande Ronde River Bridge (Asotin County, Washington)
Built 1941
Steel stringer bridge over Grande Ronde River on WA 129
Open to traffic

Granger Road Bridge No. 2 (Sharp County, Arkansas)
Built ca. 1940
Small three-span concrete arch bridge over a branch of Reeds Creek on CR 23 (Granger Road)
Open to traffic

Grant River Bridge (Grant County, Wisconsin)
Built 1948; rehabilitated 1973; Destroyed 2011
Through truss bridge over Grant River on WI 35/WI 81
Replaced by a new bridge

Grant Street Bridge (Mercer County, West Virginia)
Built 1941
Warren through truss bridge over NS Railroad on Grant Street in Bluefield
Open to traffic

Grassy Hill Road - Wilbur Cross Parkway Bridge (New Haven County, Connecticut)
Built 1941; rehabilitated 1990
Concrete tee beam bridge over Wilbur Cross Parkway on CT 121
Open to traffic

Great Western Trail - 12th Street Overpass (Kane County, Illinois)
Built 1941
Steel stringer bridge over 12th St on abandoned Chicago & Great Western Rwy


Greenville Bridge (Wayne County, Missouri)
Built 1941; Replaced 2011
Through truss bridge over St. Francis River (Lake Wappapello) on US 67 at Old Greenville
Removed and replaced

Greenville-Lake Village Bridge (Chicot County, Arkansas)
Opened to traffic Sept. 17, 1940; Closed to all traffic August 4, 2010 ; Demolished 2011
Cantilevered Warren through truss bridge over the Mississippi River on US 82 between Greenville and Lake Village
No Longer Exists Western Portal pillars and markers still in place.

Grouse Creek Bridge (Cowley County, Kansas)
Built ca. 1940
Pony truss bridge over Grouse Creek
Open to traffic

Grouse Creek Deck Truss Bridge (Cowley County, Kansas)
Built 1941
Deck truss bridge over Grouse Creek on former K-38 just east of the intersection with K-15, north of Dexter
Open to traffic

GRYR - Yalobusha River Bridge (Grenada County, Mississippi)
Built 1942 by the Virginia Bridge Co.
Through truss bridge over Yalobusha River on Grenada Railway (formerly Illinois Central Railroad)
Open to traffic

Gualala Road Bridge (Mendocino County, California)
Built in this location 1940
Pratt Through truss bridge over North Fork Gualala River on Gualala Road
Open to traffic

Gum Creek Bridge (Logan County, Arkansas)
Built 1940; rehabilitated 1970
Beam bridge over Gum Creek on CR 50, Greasy Valley Road.
Open to traffic

Gwynn Island Bridge (Mathews County, Virginia)
Built 1940
Through truss bridge over Milford Haven on State Route 223 Cricket Hill Road
Open to traffic

H. Wallace Caldwell Memorial Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built in 1940; Refurbished in 2002 by Kovilik Constr
Wire suspension bridge over Des Plaines River on Pedestrian Trail
Open to pedestrians

Hackett Creek Bridge (Sebastian County, Arkansas)
Built 1941
Stringer bridge with stone piers over Hackett Creek on AR 45 in Hackett
Open to two-lane traffic

Hackleman Bridge (Cedar County, Missouri)
Built 1949
Pony truss bridge over Cedar Creek on MO 39
Open to traffic

Hal Adams Bridge (Lafayette County, Florida)
Built 1947
Suspension bridge over Suwannee River on FL 51
Open to traffic

Hall Road Bridge (Tehama County, California)
Built 1940
Pony truss bridge over West Burch Creek on Hall Road
Open to traffic

Hall Station Bridge (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1941-42; rehabilitated 1989
Cantilevered deck truss bridge over railroad tracks on William Penn Highway in Monroeville
Open to traffic

Hamilton Avenue Bridge (Kings County, New York)
Built 1940
Pair of bascule bridges over Gowanus Canal (but under I-278) on Hamilton Avenue in New York
Open to traffic

Hamilton Avenue Overpass (Wayne County, Michigan)
Built 1942; Replaced 1996
Lost Concrete rigid frame bridge over M-8, Davison Freeway on Hamilton Avenue
Replaced by a new bridge

Hampshire Creek Bridge (Kane County, Illinois)
Built 1946
Slab bridge over Hampshire Creek on Allen Road
Open to traffic

Hampton River Bridge (Rockingham County, New Hampshire)
Built 1949; rehabilitated 1984
Bascule bridge over Hampton River on NH 1A in Hampton
Open to traffic

Hanging Fork Creek Bridge (Lincoln County, Kentucky)
Built 1940
Concrete stringer bridge over Hanging Fork Creek on KY-78
Open to traffic

Hare Creek Bridge (Mendocino County, California)
Built 1947
Open spandrel Concrete arch bridge over Hare Creek on CA 1 in Fort Bragg
Open to traffic

Harlequin Bridge (Chelan County, Washington)
Built 1948, Removed 2000 Replaced 2001
Lost Baltimore through truss bridge over Stehekin River on Company Creek Road
Replaced by new bridge

Harmon Road Bridge (Lee County, Illinois)
Built 1946
Steel stringer bridge over Green River on Harmon Rd 6 mi S of Harmon
Open to traffic

Harper Creek Bridge (Edwards County, Illinois)
Built 1940
Concrete arch bridge over Harper Creek on CH 9, 4 mi. south of Albion
Open to traffic

Harris Creek Bridge (Perry County, Arkansas)
Built 1947
Bridge over Harris Creek on Arkansas 60
Open to traffic

Harry S. Truman Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Opened July 1, 1945
Through truss bridge over Missouri River on Dakota, Minnesota and Eastern Railroadand Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

Harry W. Kelly Memorial Bridge (Worcester County, Maryland)
Built 1942
Bascule bridge over Sinepuxent Bay on US 50 in Ocean City
Replaced by a new bridge

Hartford Road Bridge (Sebastian County, Arkansas)
Built 1943 by the Works Progress Administration
Concrete slab bridge with stone abutments over a branch of West Creek on Hartford Road (CR 5) in Hartford
Open to two-lane traffic

Hartford Stone Bridge (Todd County, Minnesota)
Built 1940; Third arch added 1942
Steel arch bridge over Turtle Creek on CR 411
Open to traffic

Hartford Street Bridge (Oxford County, Maine)
Built 1942
Concrete arch bridge over Androscoggin River Canal on Hartford Street in Rumford
Open to traffic

Hatch to Rincon Rio Grande Bridge (Dona Ana County, New Mexico)
Built 1941
Concrete tee beam bridge over Rio Grande on Nm-154
Open to traffic

Hatchie River Bridge (Alcorn County, Mississippi)
Built 1948; replaced by a new truss bridge in 1991
Lost pony truss bridge over Hatchie River on CR 755
Replaced by new bridge

Hatchie River TN 76 Bridge (Haywood County, Tennessee)
Built 1949 by the Virginia Bridge Co.
Through truss bridge over Hatchie River on TN 76
Open to traffic

Hauani Creek Bridge (Marshall County, Oklahoma)
Built 1946
Pony truss bridge over Hauani Creek on OK 32
Open to traffic

Hauser Bridge (Sonoma County, California)
Built 1947; rehabilitated 1954, replaced 2017
Pre-fab modular steel panel deck truss bridge over South Fork Gualala River on Hauser Br Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Hawks Gully Trib Bridge (Richmond County, Georgia)
Built 1940
Arch bridge over Hawks Gully Trib on Greene Street
Open to traffic

Hayden Covered Bridge 37-02-05 #2 (Benton County, Oregon)
Built 1945
Covered Howe through truss bridge over Alsea River on Hayden Road
Open to traffic

Hayden Creek Bridge (St. Francois County, Missouri)
Built 1949
Bridge over Hayden Creek on Route M
Open to traffic

Hayes Creek Bridge (Pope County, Illinois)
Built 1947
Tee beam bridge over Hayes Creek on IL 145
Open to traffic

Hazel Patch Creek Bridge (Laurel County, Kentucky)
Built 1941
Concrete culvert bridge over Hazel Patch Creek on KY-490
Open to traffic

Hegwood Creek Bridge (Logan County, Arkansas)
Built 1942 by the Works Progress Administration
Concrete slab bridge over Hegwood Creek on Military Road (CR 68)
Open to traffic

Heinz Camp Road Bridge (Lawrence County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1948; rehabilitated 2014
Steel stringer bridge over Slippery Rock Creek on Heinz Camp Road (SR 2022)
Open to traffic

Henderson Ferry (Baxter County, Arkansas)
Built 1943, Replaced by bridge1983
Lost Ferry across Norfork Lake on US 62
No longer exists

Henry L. Nichols Viaduct (Boyle County, Kentucky)
Built 1949; rehabilitated 2004
Steel stringer bridge over Ns Rr And Harding Street on Us-150
Open to traffic

Heron Street Bridge (Grays Harbor County, Washington)
Built 1949
Swing bridge over Wishkah River on US 12 in Aberdeen
Open to traffic

Hickman Lockhart Memorial Bridge (Benton County, Tennessee)
Built 1940; replaced 1980
Lost Through truss bridge over Tennessee River on US70
Replaced by a UCEB in 1980

Higbee Overhead Bridge (Randolph County, Missouri)
Built ca. 1940; main spans destroyed early 2008
Partially destroyed wooden bridge over the KCS Railroad on CR 2561 (formerly CR 228X) just east of Higbee
Two main spans collapsed, but approaches still intact

High Street Bridge (Berkshire County, Massachusetts)
Built 1941
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Depot Brook, CSX Berkshire Subdivision, and Pleasant Street on High Street
Open to traffic

High Street Bridge (Sussex County, Delaware)
Built 1941
Slab bridge over Norfolk Southern on High Street
Open to traffic

Highland Loop Road Bridge (Converse County, Wyoming)
Built 1940; rehabilitated 1960
Wooden bridge over Box Creek on Highland Loop Road
Closed to all traffic

Highland Park Bridge (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1940; rehabilitated 1986
Deck truss bridge over Allegheny River on PA 1005 in Pittsburgh
Open to traffic

Highway 282 Bridge (Crawford County, Arkansas)
Built 1940 by the Works Progress Administration
Stringer bridge over a tributary of Frog Bayou on AR 282
Open to traffic

Highway 56 Bridge (Warren County, Tennessee)
Built 1941; Demolished 2012
Lost Two-span Through Camelback, Subdivided Warren Truss bridge over Barren Fork River on State Highway 56 in McMinnville
Demolished and replaced by a new bridge

Hilea Bridge (Hawaii County, Hawaii)
Built 1940
Wooden bridge over Hilea Stream on Hawaii Belt Road (Route 11)
Open to traffic