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NH - French River Bridge (Windham County, Connecticut)
Replaced 1905
Lost Howe through truss bridge over French River on New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

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 - Niantic River Bridge (Old) (New London County, Connecticut)
Built 1891; Replaced 1907
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Niantic River on New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad in Niantic
Replaced by a new bridge

NH - Shetucket River Bridge (1876) (New London County, Connecticut)
Completed January, 1876. Withstood freshet of February 13-14, 1886. Replaced 1900.
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Shetucket River on Norwich & Worcester Railroad in Norwich
Replaced by a new steel 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

Nixon Bridge (Delaware County, Indiana)
Built ca. 1880's
Lost Combination Pratt through truss bridge over Mississinewa River on Eaton-Wheeling Pike
Replaced by a new bridge after a partial collapse

NKP - Old Ashtabula River Bridge (Ashtabula County, Ohio)
Built 1882, replaced 1902
Lost Whipple deck truss bridge over Ashtabula River on New York, Chicago, & St. Louis Railroad in Ashtabula
Replaced by a new bridge

Noser Mill Covered Bridge (Franklin County, Missouri)
Built 1880 by H.W. Sebastian Co.; destroyed by accident July 1901
Lost covered bridge over Bourbeuse River
No longer exists

NP - Brainerd Bridge (2nd) (Crow Wing County, Minnesota)
Built 1876; Replaced 1901
Lost Post deck truss bridge over Mississippi River on Northern Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

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

NP - Gallatin River Bridge (Gallatin County, Montana)
Built 1897, replaced and relocated 1906
Lost Pony/through plate girder bridge over Gallatin River on Northern Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge and relocated

NP - Missouri River Bridge (Original) (Morton County, North Dakota)
Built 1882; Replaced 1905
Lost Through truss bridge over Missouri River on Northern Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

NP Goble-Kalama Ferry (Columbia County, Oregon)
Built 1884
Lost Ferry across Columbia river on Northern pacific Railroad
No longer exists

NPC - Keyes Estuary Howe Truss (Marin County, California)
Built 1874; Replaced 1907
Lost Howe through truss bridge over Keys Estuary on North Pacific Coast Railroad
Removed but not replaced

NWP - Bohemia Grove Bridge (Marin County, California)
Lost 1907
Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Russian River on Northwestern Pacific Railroad
Destroyed by flooding

NYC - Catskill Creek Bridge (Greene County, New York)
Built 1884
Lost Whipple deck truss bridge over Catskill Creek on New York Central Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

NYC - Erie Canal Bridge (Lockport) (Niagara County, New York)
Built 18XX; Replaced 1902
Lost Lattice deck truss bridge over Erie Canal on New York Central Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

NYC - Raisin River Bridge (Lenawee County, Michigan)
Replaced 1907
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Raisin River on New York Central 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

NYC - Upper Bridge (1870) (Rensselaer County, New York)
Built 1870; Replaced 1901
Lost Lattice through truss bridge over Hudson River on New York Central Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

NYLB - Raritan River Bridge (Old) (Middlesex County, New Jersey)
Built 1875; Replaced 1908
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Raritan River on New York & Long Branch Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

NYNH&H - Old Lyme Drawbridge (Middlesex County, Connecticut)
Replaced in 1907
Lost K- through truss bridge over Connecticut River on New York New Haven & Hartford Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

NYWS&B - Clyde River Bridge (1883) (Cayuga County, New York)
Built 1883; Replaced 1908
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Clyde River/Erie Canal on New York, West Shore, & Buffalo Railway
Replaced by a new bridge

NYWS&B - Fort Montgomery Bridge (Orange County, New York)
Built 1882; Removed 1902
Lost Through truss bridge over Hudson River on New York, West Shore & Buffalo Railway
Removed after being replaced by a tunnel

Okoboji Swing Bridge (Dickinson County, Iowa)
Built 1883; Replaced 1909
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Okoboji Lake on Okoboji Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Old Dunkerton Bridge (Black Hawk County, Iowa)
Built 1894, Replaced 1904
Lost Bridge over Crane Creek
Replaced by a new bridge

Old Ellsworth Park Footbridge (Vermilion County, Illinois)
Built 1883 by a Danville City Engineer, replaced in 1907
Lost suspension bridge over North Fork Vermilion River on pedestrian walkway in Danville
Replaced by new bridge

Old Kinzua Bridge (McKean County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1882, replaced in 1900
Lost Deck truss bridge over Kinzua Creek on former New York, Lake Erie and Western Railway
Replaced by new bridge

Old Multnomah Falls Bridge (Multnomah County, Oregon)
Lost Queenpost deck truss bridge
Replaced by a new bridge

Old Pine Street Bridge (Niagara County, New York)
Replaced 1901
Lost Pratt deck truss bridge over Erie Canal on Pine Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Old Red Covered Bridge (Huntington County, Indiana)
Built 1863; Replaced with concrete arches in 1907.
Lost Through truss bridge over Wabash River on Rangeline Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Old Toll Bridge (Grafton County, New Hampshire)
Lost double level deck truss bridge over Connecticut River on B&M RR and road
Replaced by a new bridge

Old Wagon Bridge (Vigo County, Indiana)
Built 1865, replaced in 1905
Lost covered bridge over Wabash River on Old National Road in Terre Haute
Replaced by new bridge

Old West Washington Street Bridge (Marion County, Indiana)
Lost Bowstring through truss bridge over White River on West Washington St.
No longer exists

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

OR&N Hood River bridge (Hood River County, Oregon)
Lost Bridge over Hood River on OR&N railway over Hood River
Replaced by a new bridge

Otego Bridge (1866) (Otsego County, New York)
Wood Covered
Lost Through truss bridge over Susquehanna River on Stae road
Replaced by a new bridge

Otego Covered Bridge (Delaware County, New York)
Lost Town lattice truss covered bridge over Susquehanna River on River Street
Replaced by a new bridge

OW - Fish's Eddy Bridge (Old) (Delaware County, New York)
One span collapsed in 1886, One span collapsed via a derailment in 1897, Replaced completely in 1901
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over East Branch Delaware River on New York, Ontario, & Western Railway
Destroyed by collision

P&LE - Chartiers Creek Bridges (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
Bridge collapsed 1906
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Chartiers Creek on Pittsburgh & Lake Erie Railroad
Collapsed

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

Pelham Bridge (Old) (Bronx County, New York)
Replaced 1905
Lost Bowstring through truss bridge over Hutchinson River on Shore Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Pequest River Viaduct - DL&W (Old) (Warren County, New Jersey)
Replaced by a concrete structure 1901
Stone arch bridge over Lehigh Line & Pequest River on Railroad
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

Pines Bridge (Old) (Westchester County, New York)
Replaced 1904
Lost Parker through truss bridge over Croton Reservior on NY-Route 100
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

Pond Eddy Bridge (1st) (Sullivan County, New York)
Built 1871
Lost Wire suspension bridge over Delaware River on High Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Portage Covered Bridge (Columbia County, Wisconsin)
Built 1868; Destroyed 1905
Lost Howe through truss bridge over Wisconsin River on Road
Destroyed by severe weather

Portage Lake Swing Bridge (Old) (Houghton County, Michigan)
Built 1891; Struck by the Northern Wave in 1905; Replaced 1906
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Portage Lake on Road
Destroyed by collision

Porter Covered Bridge (1870) (Oxford County, Maine)
Built 1870; Lost in "Ice Tornado" in November, 1900.
Lost Bridge over Swift River on (Possibly Black Bridge Road) in Hale.
Replaced by a new bridge

Portland Traction - Clackamas River Bridge (Old) (Clackamas County, Oregon)
Built 1893; Removed 1908
Lost Howe through truss bridge over Clackamas River on Portland Railway, Light & Power Co.
Replaced by a new bridge

PRL&P - Portland Heights Cable Car Trestle (Multnomah County, Oregon)
Built 1890; Removed 1904
Lost Timber stringer bridge on Portland Railway, Light & Power Co. up Portland Heights
Removed but not replaced

PRR - D&R Canal Swing Bridge (Middlesex County, New Jersey)
Built as grade crossings eliminated in New Brunswick; replaced with current stone arch bridge across Raritan River
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over D&R Canal on Pennsylvania Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

PRR - Rockville Bridge (Old) (Dauphin County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1877; replaced 1902
Lost Howe deck truss bridge over Susquehanna River on Pennsylvania Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

PRR - Steubenville Bridge (1889) (Jefferson County, Ohio)
Built 1889; Replaced 1909
Lost Truss bridge over Ohio River on Pennsylvania Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

PSN - Stony Brook Glen Bridge (Old) (Steuben County, New York)
Built 1883 by the Delaware Bridge Co., replaced in 1907
Lost Deck truss bridge over Stony Brook Glen on former Pittsburg, Shawmut & Northern Railroad south of Dansville
Replaced by a new bridge

Q Street Viaduct (Older) (Douglas County, Nebraska)
Built 1888; Replaced 1908
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Union Pacific Railroad on Q Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Reading - Sacony Creek Covered Bridge (Berks County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1874; Replaced 1909
Lost Through truss bridge over Sacony Creek on Philadelphia & Reading Railroad
Removed but not replaced

Rhodes Bridge (1894) (Jo Daviess County, Illinois)
Built 1894
Lost Pony truss bridge
No longer exists

RI - Cimarron River Bridge (Kingfisher County, Oklahoma)
Built 1889
Lost Bridge over Cimarron River on Chicago, Kansas and Nebraska Railway
Collapsed

RI - Des Moines River Bridge (2nd) (Polk County, Iowa)
Built 1880; Replaced 1901
Lost Through truss bridge over Des Moines River on Railroad (RI)
Replaced by a new bridge

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

RI - Iowa River Bridge (1880) (Johnson County, Iowa)
Built 1880; Replaced 1901
Lost Pratt deck truss bridge over Iowa River on Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

RI - Mad Creek Bridge #1 (Old) (Muscatine County, Iowa)
Built 1883; Replaced 1903-4
Lost Uncovered Howe through truss over Mad Creek on Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

RI - Mad Creek Bridge (Old) (Muscatine County, Iowa)
Built ?; Replaced 1901
Lost Howe through truss bridge over Mad Creek on Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Riverside Park Bridge (Marion County, Indiana)
Built 1888; replaced in 1907
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over West Fork White River on 30th Street
No longer exists

Riverton-Belvidere Bridge (Pre 1903) (Warren County, New Jersey)
Lost Burr arch-truss bridge over Delaware River on Water St. & Martins Creek Belvidere Hwy
Destroyed by flooding

Rockbottom Bridge (1874) (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

S&W - Nolichucky River Bridge (Unicoi County, Tennessee)
Replaced in 1901
Lost Through truss bridge over Nolichucky River on South & Western Railway
Replaced by a new bridge

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

Second Dearborn Street Bridge (1888) (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1888 Replaced in 1907
Howe through truss bridge on Dearborn Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Selah Wagon Road Bridge (Yakima County, Washington)
According to the Yakima Republic Nov 19 1906 article the NP claimed the county road to Selah as RR right-away. For that reason the NP built a bridge and new county road.
Lost wooden through truss bridge over Natches River
Destroyed by 1906 flood

Severn's Bridge - Older (Gibson County, Indiana)
Built 1907. Lost 1908.
Lost Bridge over Patoka River on Old IN 65
Collapsed. Replaced by new bridge.

Sewell Wagon Bridge (Fayette County, West Virginia)
Built ca. 1900, washed out by spring flooding 1901 and never replaced in kind, but by ferry
Lost Truss bridge over New River on wagon road
Destroyed by flooding

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

Shingle Hollow Bridge (Older) (Rensselaer County, New York)
Lost Through truss bridge over Shingle hollow Brook on Rt 7 in Hoosick
Wood Covered

Shively Bridge (Dallas County, Iowa)
Built 1882; Removed 1905
Bridge over North Raccoon River on Thornburg Mill Road
Removed but moved downstream

Siegfried Bridge (Northampton County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1865; Collapsed 1908
Lost Pratt through truss bridge
Collapsed

Sioux City Elevated Railway (Woodbury County, Iowa)
Built 1891, Service ended 1899; Removed 1900
Lost Pratt through truss & steel stringer viaduct over City Streets on Sioux City Elevated Railway
Removed

Slayden Bridge (Old) (Gonzales County, Texas)
Built 1898; Destroyed by flooding 1907
Lost Truss bridge over San Marcos River on Road
Destroyed by flooding

Smile Place Bridge (1884) (Shasta County, California)
Built 1884; Washed out 1906
Lost Through truss bridge over Sacramento River on Smile Place
Destroyed by flooding

SOO - Camden Place Bridge (Hennepin County, Minnesota)
Built ca. 1886; Replaced 1905
Lost Howe through truss bridge over Mississippi River on Minneapolis, St. Paul & Sault Ste. Marie Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

SOU - Battle Creek Bridge (Marion County, Tennessee)
Collapsed 1907 while under construction killing at least 3 men and injuring several others.
Bridge over Battle Creek on Southern Railway
Collapsed

SP - Big Trees Bridge (Old) (Santa Cruz County, California)
Built here 1905; Replaced 1908
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over San Lorenzo River on Southern Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

SP - Coburg Covered Bridge 37-20-45x (Lane County, Oregon)
Built 1891; Replaced 1907
Lost Through truss bridge over McKenzie River on Southern Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

SP - Dresser Bridge (1893) (Alameda County, California)
Second wood Howe truss replaced and concrete pier added 1883
Lost Howe through truss bridge over Alameda Creek and Niles Canyon Road on Southern Pacific Railroad
Superstructure replaced

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


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

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

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

Stone Bridge (Old) (Newport County, Rhode Island)
Replaced 1907
Lost Warren pony truss with alternating verticals bridge over Sakonnet River on Stone Bridge Road
Replaced by a new bridge

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

Sylvan Beach Bridge (Older) (Oneida County, New York)
Built 1889; Replaced 1908
Lost Pony truss bridge over Erie Canal on NY-13
Replaced by a new bridge

Sylvan Slough Viaduct (Old) (Rock Island County, Illinois)
Built 1891; Replaced 1907
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Sylvan Slough on 24th Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Tayon Avenue Bridge (St. Louis, Missouri)
Built 1882 by H.S. Hopkins & Co.; superstructure replaced 1908
Lost cable-stayed bridge over rail yard on Tayon Avenue (now 18th Street)
Replaced by a new bridge

TC - North Bosque River Bridge (Hamilton County, Texas)
Destroyed by 1908 flood
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over North Bosque River on Texas Central Railroad
Destroyed by flooding

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

Third Street Bridge (1838) (Montgomery County, Ohio)
Covered bridge built in 1838; Expanded with three CBW bowstring spans in 1871
Lost Burr arch-truss bridge over Great Miami River on 3rd Street
Replaced by a new bridge in 1904

Throop Street Bridge (Old) (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1868
Howe through truss bridge over South Branch Chicago River on South Throop Street
No longer exists