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First Camelback Bridge (McLean County, Illinois)
Built 1884
Lost Bridge
No longer exists. Replaced by new bridge.

First Glasgow Railroad Bridge (Howard County, Missouri)
Built 1878-79 by Gen. William Sooy Smith; superstructure replaced in 1900
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Missouri River on Chicago & Alton Railroad
Superstructure replaced

First Latah Bridge (Spokane County, Washington)
Built 1890 by "private subscription"
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Latah Creek on road
Replaced by a new bridge

Fishinger Road Bridge (Old) (Franklin County, Ohio)
Lost Deck truss bridge over Scioto River on Fishinger Road
Replaced by a new bridge when Griggs Dam built

Flushing Creek Bridge (Old) (Queens County, New York)
Built 1880
Lost Through truss bridge over Flushing Creek on Northern Boulevard
Replaced by a new bridge in 1906

Forest Park River des Peres Bridge (St. Louis, Missouri)
Removed for Worlds Fair construction
Lost Closed-spandrel arch bridge over River Des Peres on Park road
Removed but not replaced

Frette Bridge (Pre 1908) (Ford County, Illinois)
Lost Bridge
Replaced by a new bridge

Galveston Bay Wagon Bridge (Galveston County, Texas)
Built 1893; Destroyed by the 1900 Hurricane
Pratt through truss swing bridge over Galveston Bay on Road
Destroyed by severe weather

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

Glade Bridge (1881) (Warren County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1881; Replaced 1907
Lost Howe through truss bridge over Allegheny River on Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Glendive Swing Bridge (Dawson County, Montana)
Built 1895; Sections destroyed by flooding 1899; Replaced 1900
Lost Parker through truss through truss bridge over Yellowstone River on Road
Destroyed by flooding

Grant Street Bridge (Humboldt County, Iowa)
Built 1877 by the Ohio Bridge Co. of Cleveland; replaced 1906
Lost Bowstring through truss bridge over West Fork Des Moines River on Lewis Street
Replaced by new bridge

Grants Pass Bridge (Josephine County, Oregon)
Built ca. 1880's, Replaced 1909
Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Rogue River on 6th Street
Replaced by new bridge

GT - Androscoggin River Bridge (Androscoggin County, Maine)
Built ?; Replaced 1909
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Androscoggin River on Grand Trunk Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Gualala Bridge (Pre 1906) (Sonoma County, California)
Lost Parker through truss bridge over Gualala River
No longer exists

Guyandotte Suspension Bridge (Cabell County, West Virginia)
Built 1856
Lost Wire suspension bridge over Guyandotte River on 3rd Avenue
Replaced by a new bridge

Hamilton Street Bridge (1869) (Lehigh County, Pennsylvania)
Built ca 1869; Replaced 1902
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Lehigh River on Hamilton Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Hampton Bays Swing Bridge (Suffolk County, New York)
Built 1892; Replaced 1907
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over Shinnecock Canal on Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Hartford Bridge (1896) (Hartford County, Connecticut)
Built 1896; Replaced 1908
Lost Double-intersection Warren through truss bridge over Connecticut River.
Replaced by a new bridge

Heron Street Bridge (Older) (Grays Harbor County, Washington)
Biult in 1890 ;Demolished and replaced in 1905
Lost Howe through truss bridge over Wishkah River on Heron Street
Demolished and replaced

High Level Bridge (Ashtabula County, Ohio)
Replaced 1909
Pratt deck truss bridge over Conneaut Creek on Road and Conneaut & Erie Traction Co.
Replaced by a new bridge

Hunters Point Avenue Bridge (Old) (Queens County, New York)
Built 1867; demolished 1907; replaced 1910
Lost Double-intersection Warren through truss bridge over Dutch Kills on Hunters Point Avenue
Replaced by a new bridge

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

IC - First Dubuque Bridge (Dubuque County, Iowa)
Built 1868, Approach Trusses added 1872, Swing Span Replaced 1896, Rest of Bridge Replaced 1900
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Mississippi River on Former Illinois Central Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

IC - Iowa River Bridge (1894) (Hardin County, Iowa)
Built 1894; Replaced 1909
Lost Deck truss bridge over Iowa River on Illinois Central Railroad
Replaced by new bridge

Illinois River Bridge (Peoria County, Illinois)
Built 1909, collapsed on May 1, 1909
Lost concrete arch bridge over Illinois River in Peoria
Collapsed, and replaced

International Bridge (Webb County, Texas)
Built in the 1880s; Destroyed April 28, 1905
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Rio Grande on Footpath
Destroyed by flooding

Iowa Central - Eddyville Bridge (2nd) (Monroe County, Iowa)
Built 1886; replaced 1901
Lost Howe through truss bridge over Des Moines River on Iowa Central Railway
Replaced by a new bridge

Iron Bridge, Penwell NJ (Hunterdon County, New Jersey)
Lost Bowstring through truss bridge over Musconetcong River on Penwell Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Jefferson Avenue Bridge (Old) (Cuyahoga County, Ohio)
Built in 1871 Removed in 1905
Lost Bridge over Cuyahoga River on Jefferson Avenue
No longer exists

K Street Bridge (1792) (Washington, District of Columbia)
Built 1792
Lost Stone arch bridge over Rock Creek on K Street NW
Replaced by a new bridge

Keefer's Bridge (Bonneville County, Idaho)
Built 1868; Replaced 1907 and relocated to Woodville
Lost Through truss bridge over Snake River on Broadway Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Kilbourn Bridge (1877) (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

L&HR - Delaware River Bridge (Old) (Northampton County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1899 using some second-hand parts; Replaced 1907
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Delaware River on Central Railroad of New Jersey
Replaced by a new bridge

Lamotte Creek Bridge (Crawford County, Illinois)
Lost Through Truss bridge over Lamotte Creek
Destroyed by flooding

Lasalle Avenue Bridge (1885) (St. Joseph County, Indiana)
Cribbing in place late in 1884. Partly washed out Dec 30 1884. Built in 1885. Moved to Darden Street July of 1906. Still there.
Pratt through truss bridge over St. Joseph River on Lasalle Ave. / Water Street
Moved to Darden Street in July of 1906. Now open to pedestrians only at the Darden Street location.

Lehigh Bridge (Pre 1907) (Webster County, Iowa)
Replaced 1907
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Des Moines River on School Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Lehigh Street Bridge (1894) (Lehigh County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1894; replaced 1906
Lost Deck truss bridge over Lehigh River on Lehigh Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Lisk Bridge (Jefferson County, New York)
Built 1899
Lost Warren pony truss with alternating verticals bridge over Sandy Creek on Road
Destroyed by an ice jam

LN - Fort DeWolf Bridge #4 (Bullitt County, Kentucky)
Replaced ca. 1909
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Salt River on Louisville & Nashville Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

LN - Livermore Bridge (McLean County, Kentucky)
Built 1872. Replaced 1908.
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Green River on Louisville & Nashville Railroad
Removed; Pier remains as a lookout point

Locust Street Bridge (Old) (Polk County, Iowa)
Replaced 1909
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Des Moines River on Locust Street
Replaced by new bridge

Long Bridge (1835) (Washington, District of Columbia)
Built 1835 by DC government to replace 1809 span damaged 1831; damaged by high water/ice 1836, 1841, 1856, 1860, 1863, 1866, 1887; rail tracks added for Baltimore & Potomac RR 1870s; removal and replacement authorized 1901, removed 1906.
Howe through truss bridge


Loomis Street Swing Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Lost Through truss bridge over South Branch Chicago River on Loomis Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Lost Bridge (1866) (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

LS&MS - Chagrin River Bridge (Old) (Lake County, Ohio)
Built ?; Replaced 1904
Lost Pratt deck truss bridge over Chagrin River on Lake Shore & Michagan Southern Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

LS&MS - Grand River Stone Arch (Lake County, Ohio)
Built 1856; Replaced 1908
Lost Stone arch bridge over Grand River on Lake Shore & Michagan Southern Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

LS&MS - Sandusky Bay Bridge (1896) (Erie County, Ohio)
Built 1896; replaced 1908
Lost Bridge over Sandusky Bay on Lake Shore & Michigan Southern Railroad
No longer exists

LV - Towanda Bridge (1877) (Bradford County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1877, Replaced 1906
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Susquehanna River on Lehigh Valley Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Macy Street Bridge (1873) (Los Angeles County, California)
Built 1873; Replaced 1904
Lost Through truss bridge over Los Angeles River on Macy Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Madison Street Bridge (1891) (Multnomah County, Oregon)
Built 1891 Rebuilt into second bridge 1900
Lost Pratt through truss swing bridge over Willamette river on Madison Ave now Hawthorne street.
Replaced by a new bridge

Maiden Creek Bridge (1850) (Berks County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1850
Lost Bridge over Maiden Creek on SR 143
Replaced by a new bridge

Main Street Bridge (Huron County, Ohio)
Built 1878; Replaced 1909
Lost Bowstring pony truss bridge over Vermilion River on Main Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Main Street Bridge (Fremont County, Iowa)
Built ?; Filled in 1908
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Willow Creek on Main Street
Filled in

Main Street Bridge (1870) (Floyd County, Iowa)
Built 1870; Re-decked 1882; Condemned 1892 but not replaced until 1908.
Lost Truesdell through truss bridge over Cedar River on Main Street in Charles City.
Replaced by a new bridge

Main Street Bridge (1871) (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

Main Street Bridge (1872) (Black Hawk County, Iowa)
Built 1872; Replaced 1901
Lost Bowstring through truss bridge over Cedar River on Main Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Main Street Bridge (1902) (Floyd County, Iowa)
1909 Pushed into river during ice jam & relocated downstream
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Cedar River on Main Street
Destroyed by collision

Main Street Bridge Lackawaxen River (older) (Wayne County, Pennsylvania)
Replaced a wooden bridge in 1874 for $3,500; destroyed in 1902
Lost Bowstring pony truss bridge over Lackawaxen River on Main Street
Destroyed by severe weather - ice jam

Main Street Covered Bridge (Somerset County, Maine)
Lost Town lattice truss covered bridge over Kennebec River on Main Street
Destroyed by fire in 1906

Main Street Triple Bridge (Cerro Gordo County, Iowa)
Built 1897; Replaced ca. 1908
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Willow Creek on Main Street and Mason City & Clear Lake Railway
Replaced by a new bridge

Manhattan Avenue Bridge (Queens County, New York)
Built 1882; Replaced 1905
Lost Bridge over Newtown Creek on Manhattan Avenue/Vernon Avenue
Replaced by a new bridge

Maple Street Bridge (Older) (Manistee County, Michigan)
Built 1873, replaced 1908
Lost Bowstring through truss bridge over Manistee River on Maple Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Maple Street Susquehanna River (Older) (Chenango County, New York)
Built 1868
Lost Wire suspension bridge over Susquehanna River on Maple Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Mary's Bridge (Merrimack County, New Hampshire)
Built 1879
Lost Town lattice truss covered bridge over Suncook River on Bridge Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Mason Street Bridge (older) (Coos County, New Hampshire)
Built 1892 by Berlin Iron Bridge Co; Replaced 1907
Lost Lenticular through truss bridge over Androscoggin River on Mason Street
Replaced by a new bridge

McConnelsville-Malta Covered Bridge 35-58-39x (Morgan County, Ohio)
Replaced 1901
Lost Covered Through truss bridge over Muskingum River on 3rd Street
Replaced by a new bridge

MEC - Penobscot River Bridge (Penobscot County, Maine)
Lost to flooding 1902
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Penobscot River on Maine Central Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Mill Street Bridge (1886) (Winnebago County, Wisconsin)
Built 1886; Replaced 1901
Lost Through truss bridge over Fox River on Mill Street
Replaced by a new bridge

MILW - Cannon River Bridge (Goodhue County, Minnesota)
Abandoned 1908
Abandoned beam bridge over Cannon River (Main Channel) on Milwaukee Road Railroad
Removed

MILW - Cedar River Bridge (Original) (Linn County, Iowa)
Built 1881, Rebuilt 1900; Replaced 1905
Lost Bridge over Cedar River on Railroad (MILW)
Replaced by a new bridge

MILW - French Slough Bridge (Old) (La Crosse County, Wisconsin)
Built 1876; Replaced 1902
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over French Slough on Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

MILW - La Crescent Swing Bridge (Old) (La Crosse County, Wisconsin)
Built 1876; Replaced 1902
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Mississippi River on Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

MILW - North Cannon River Bridge (Goodhue County, Minnesota)
Abandoned 1908
Abandoned beam bridge over Cannon River (North Channel) on Milwaukee Road Railroad
Removed but not replaced

MILW - Old Mississippi River Channel Bridge (Old) (La Crosse County, Wisconsin)
Built 1876; Replaced 1902
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Old Channel Mississippi River on Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

MILW - Portage Canal Bridge (Old) (Columbia County, Wisconsin)
Removed 1907
Deck plate girder bridge over Portage Canal on Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad Old Portage Line
No longer exists

MILW - Rock River Bridge (Old) (Jefferson County, Wisconsin)
Built 1894, Replaced 1902
Lost Truss bridge over Rock River on Former Chicago, Milwaukee St. Paul & Pacific Railway
Replaced by a new bridge

MILW - Sabula Bridge (Old) (Jackson County, Iowa)
Built 1881; Replaced 1906
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Mississippi River on Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

MILW - Short Line Bridge (Old) (Hennepin County, Minnesota)
Built 1880; Replaced 1902
Lost Whipple deck truss bridge over Mississippi River on Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad & Road
Replaced by a new bridge

MKT - Brazos River Bridge (Old) (Austin County, Texas)
Built 1892; Replaced 1906
Lost Howe through truss bridge over Brazos River on Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

ML&T - Atchafalaya River Bridge (St. Mary Parish, Louisiana)
Built 1881; Replaced 1908
Lost Pratt truss bridge over Atchafalaya River on Morgan's Louisiana & Texas Railroad & Steamship Co.
Replaced by a new bridge

MON - Paoli Viaduct (1886) (Orange County, Indiana)
Built 1886, replaced in 1904
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Lost River on former Monon Railroad in Paoli
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

Morris Bridge (First) (Grundy County, Illinois)
Built 1856
Lost Howe truss bridge over the Illinois River on Calhoun Street.
No longer exists

Morrison Street Bridge (1888) (Multnomah County, Oregon)
Built 1888; Replaced 1905
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Willamette river on Morrison street
Replaced by a new bridge

MP - Clayton Drawbridge (Old) (Catahoula Parish, Louisiana)
Replaced 1909
Lost Howe through truss bridge over Tensas River on Missouri Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

MR&BT - Highley Heights Bridge (Old) (St. Francois County, Missouri)
Built 1891; Replaced ca. 1905
Lost Bridge over Big River on Mississippi River & Bonne Terre Railway
Replaced by a new bridge

MSTL - Willow Creek Bridge (Cerro Gordo County, Iowa)
Lost pratt deck truss bridge over Willow Creek on Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Mystic River Swing Bridge (1866) (New London County, Connecticut)
Built 1866; Replaced 1904
Lost Truesdell truss bridge over Mystic River on West Main Street in Mystic
Replaced by a new bridge

N&W - Radford Curved Bridge (Pulaski County, Virginia)
Built 1888; Removed 1905
Lost Pratt deck truss bridge over New River on Railroad
No longer exists; Stone supports still stand

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

Napier Bridge (1870) (Berrien County, Michigan)
Built between 1850-1870; collapsed due to flooding in March 1904
Lost Through truss bridge over St. Joseph River on Napier Avenue
Collapsed due to ice flood March 12, 1904; replaced by new bridge

National Road Bridge (Marion County, Indiana)
Built in 1832 at a cost of $10,000. Replaced in 1902.
Lost covered through truss bridge over White River on National Road
No longer exists

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 - Bronx River Bridge (Temporary) (Bronx County, New York)
Built 1907, Replaced 1908
Lost Warren through truss bridge over Bronx River on New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

NH - Bronx River Swing Bridge (Bronx County, New York)
Built 1893; Replaced 1907
Lost Through truss bridge over Bronx River on New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

NH - Croton River Bridge (Old) (Putnam County, New York)
Replaced 1905
Lost Deck truss bridge over Croton River on New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

NH - Devon Bridge (1884) (New Haven County, Connecticut)
Built 1884; Replaced 1905
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Housatonic River on New Haven Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge