Lost 1903

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5th Street Bridge (Oldest) (Black Hawk County, Iowa)
Built 1887, Replaced 1903
Lost Through truss bridge over Cedar River on 5th Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Barrett Bridge (2nd) (Orange County, New York)
Lost Suspension bridge over Delaware River on 209
Destroyed by flooding

BO - Patterson Bollman Bridge (Howard County, Maryland)
Built 1869 atop washed-out ruins of Patterson Viaduct, replaced 1902-03 by line realignment
Lost Bollman through truss bridge over Patapsco River on Former Baltimore & Ohio Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Bonner Springs Bridge (Wyandotte County, Kansas)
Built 1898; Lost in the flood of 1903
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Kansas River
Destroyed by flooding

Brown Street Covered Bridge (Tippecanoe County, Indiana)
Lost Through truss bridge over Wabash River on Brown Street
Replaced by a new bridge

BSR - South Lee Bridge (Old) (Berkshire County, Massachusetts)
Built 1902; Destroyed by a derailment in 1903
Through truss Bridge over Housatonic River on Berkshire Street Railway
Destroyed by collision

Bull Creek Bridge (Miami County, Kansas)
Built 1870, removed, spans separated and relocated in 1903
Lost Bowstring pony truss bridge over Bull Creek on (Old) Kansas City Road
Spans separated and reused, one span relocated again to a park in Topeka.

California Northwestern - Petaluma River Bridge (Sonoma County, California)
Replaced 1903
Lost Through truss bridge over Petaluma River on California Northwestern Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

CBQ - Big Rock Creek Deck Truss (Kendall County, Illinois)
Built 1881; Replaced 1903
Lost Pratt deck truss bridge over Big Rock Creek on Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

CBQ - Little Tarkio Creek Bridge (Montgomery County, Iowa)
Built Unknown, Removed 1903
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Little Tarkio Creek on Former Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railway
Removed but not replaced

CBQ - West Nodaway River Bridge (Older) (Montgomery County, Iowa)
Built ?; replaced 1903
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over West Nodaway River on Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Central Massachusetts Railroad - Nashua River Bridges (Worcester County, Massachusetts)
Replaced by Clinton Viaduct
Lost Through truss bridges over Nashua River on Central Massachusetts Railroad
Removed and abutments submerged in the Wachusett Reservoir

Central Massachusetts Railroad - Sawyer's Mills Bridge (Worcester County, Massachusetts)
Lost Lattice through truss bridge over Nashua River on B&M Central Mass Branch
Removed but not replaced, inundated in Wachusett Reservoir

CNTP - Tunnel 21 (Morgan County, Tennessee)
Built in 1878 by the Cincinnati, New Orleans & Texas Pacific Railroad in cooperation with the city of Cincinnati, Ohio
Lost Tunnel
Removed but not replaced; 'daylighted' that is, top blown off and cut made.

Erie - Passaic River Bridge (Older) (Essex County, New Jersey)
Built 1876; replaced in 1903
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Passaic River on Erie Railroad (New York Division)
No longer exists

Erie - Portage Viaduct (2nd) (Wyoming County, New York)
Built 1875; Replaced 1903
Pratt deck truss bridge over Genesee River on Erie Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

FEC - St. Johns River Bridge (Palatka, Old) (Putnam County, Florida)
Built 1888; Collapsed 1903
Thacher through truss bridge over St Johns River on Florida East Coast RR
No longer exists

Garoutte Bridge (Pre-1903) (Dallas County, Iowa)
Lost Bridge over North Raccoon River on Road
Destroyed by flooding

IC - Big Muddy River Bridge (Jackson County, Illinois)
Built 1886; Replaced 1903
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Big Muddy River on Illinois Central Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Kilbourn Bridge (Old) (Columbia County, Wisconsin)
Built 1877, Replaced 1903
Lost Whipple deck truss bridge over Wisconsin River on Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad
Destroyed by Tornado

Kilbourn Bridge (Old) (Van Buren County, Iowa)
Built 1890; Destroyed 1903
Lost Through truss bridge over Des Moines River on Road
Destroyed by flooding

Lost Bridge (1st) (Hamilton County, Ohio)
Built 1866 by John Chambelain, destroyed by fire on July 28, 1903
Lost covered bridge over Great Miami River on Lawrenceburg Road
Destroyed by fire

Main Street Bridge (Older) (Montgomery County, Ohio)
Built 1871; Replaced 1903. Parts reused over Wolf Creek
Lost Inverted Bowstring through truss bridge over Great Miami River on Main Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Moore's Crossing Bridge (1868) (Hillsborough County, New Hampshire)
Built 1868
Lost Town lattice through truss bridge over Merrimack River on
Replaced by a new bridge

Nelson Bar Covered Bridge 05-04-06x (Butte County, California)
Destroyed by flooding March 30, 1903; replaced by steel truss bridge. Site inudated by Lake Oroville.
Lost Bridge over West Branch Feather River
Destroyed by flooding

New Hope-Lambertville Covered Bridge (Hunterdon County, New Jersey)
Opened Sept. 12, 1814. Damaged by the flood of 1841 and 3 spans replaced.
Lost Bridge over Delaware River on Bridge Street
Destroyed by flooding

NH - India Point Bridge (Old) (Providence County, Rhode Island)
Built 1867; replaced 1903
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Seekonk River on New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

NH - Warehouse Point Bridge (Old) (Hartford County, Connecticut)
Built 1865; Replaced 1903
Lattice deck truss bridge over Connecticut River on New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

NYC - Rondout Bridge (Ulster County, New York)
Built 1882
Lost Triple Intersection Pratt & Whipple through truss bridge over Rondout Creek on NYC West Shore Line
Replaced by a new bridge

Old Plattsmouth Railroad Bridge (Cass County, Nebraska)
Built 1880 under the direction of George S. Morison; replaced 1903
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Missouri River
Replaced by new bridge

PE - Arroyo Seco Bridge (1st) (Los Angeles County, California)
Built 1895
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Arroyo Seco on Pacific Electric Railway
Replaced by a new bridge

Pine Street Bridge (Old) (Nevada County, California)
Built 1862
Lost Wire suspension bridge over Deer Creek on Pine Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Pine Street Covered Bridge (Snyder County, Pennsylvania)
Lost Burr arch-truss bridge over Penns Creek on Pine Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Point Pleasant Delaware River Bridge (1st steel) (Hunterdon County, New Jersey)
Built 1893 lost to the floods of 1903
Lost Bridge over Delaware Riverr on Byram Rd.
Destroyed by flooding

RI - Hendricks Creek Bridge (Wabaunsee County, Kansas)
Lost Deck truss bridge over Hendricks Creek on Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad
Destroyed by flooding

Riverton-Belvidere Bridge (Covered) (Warren County, New Jersey)
Lost Burr arch-truss bridge over Delaware River on Water St. & Martins Creek Belvidere Hwy
Destroyed by flooding

Rockbottom Bridge (2nd) (Broome County, New York)
Built 1874; partially collapsed in 1903; replaced in 1904
Lost Bowstring through truss bridge over Susquehanna River on South Street and trolley line.
Partially collapsed in 1903

SP - Napa River Bridge (Older) (Napa County, California)
Built 1888; replaced 1903
Bridge over Napa River on Southern Pacific


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

The Old Country Bridge (Colbert County, Alabama)
Built ca.1850; Demolished and replaced 1903
Lost Town lattice truss bridge over Spring Creek on South Milton Street
Demolished and replaced by a new bridge

TNO - Colorado River Bridge (Old) (Wharton County, Texas)
Built ?; Replaced 1903
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Colorado River on Texas & New Orleans Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Washington's Crossing Delaware River Bridge Covered (2nd) (Mercer County, New Jersey)
Lost Bridge over Delaware River on Washington Crossing Pennington Road
Destroyed by flooding

Wilbur Bridge (Ulster County, New York)
Built 1882
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Rondout Creek
Replaced by a new bridge

Willard Bridge (Wabaunsee County, Kansas)
Built 1901-02; destroyed by flooding in 1903
Lost Parker through truss bridge over Kansas River on Rossville-Willard Boulevard
Destroyed by flooding

Yardley-Wilburtha Bridge (covered) (Mercer County, New Jersey)
Built 1835
Lost Burr arch-truss bridge over Delaware River
Destroyed by flooding