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Lost during 1910s

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New Haven Covered Bridge (Allen County, Indiana)
Built 1875; roof wrecked by storm in 1904; replaced 1911
Lost covered through truss bridge over Maumee River on Landin Road
No longer exists

New Sharon Covered Bridge 19-04-07x (Franklin County, Maine)
Built in 1830 by Col. Thomas Lancaster; Removed and Replaced in 1916.
Lost Through truss bridge over Sandy River on Abandoned portion of Main Street
Replaced by a new bridge

New Trenton Covered Bridge (Franklin County, Indiana)
Destroyed in the 1913 Flood. Replaced in 1916 by a steel truss bridge.
Lost Through truss bridge over Whitewater River on St Peters Road
Destroyed by flooding

Newville Iron Bridge (De Kalb County, Indiana)
Built ca. 1875 to replace the Newville Covered Bridge; destroyed by flooding and ice in 1912.
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over St. Joseph's River
Destroyed by flood

NH - Cape Cod Canal Bridge (Pre 1910)) (Barnstable County, Massachusetts)
Replaced in 1910
Lost Pony truss bridge over Cape Cod Conal on New York New Haven & Hartford Railroad
No longer exists

NH - Death Trap Bridge (Hartford County, Connecticut)
Replaced 1917
Lost Pony/through plate girder bridge over Palisado Avenue & Connecticut Company tracks on New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

NH - Lyman Viaduct (New London County, Connecticut)
Built 1871-73, buried by fill in 1912-13, railroad abandoned in 1965
Buried Deck truss bridge over Dickinson Creek on former New Haven, Middletown and Willimantic Railroad in Colchester
Filled in

NH - Mystic River Bridge (1905) (New London County, Connecticut)
Built 1905 (1 source says late 1880s); Replaced 1919
Lost Through truss swing bridge over Mystic River on New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad in Mystic
Replaced by a new bridge

Niobrara River Bridge (Boyd County, Nebraska)
Lost Pony truss bridge over Niobrara River on SH 11
Replaced by a new bridge

Nora Springs Bridge (Floyd County, Iowa)
Built 1870; Replaced 1916
Lost Bowstring through truss bridge over Shell Rock River on Rock Grove Street
Demolished

North 12th Street Covered Bridge (Wayne County, Indiana)
Lost Howe through truss bridge over East Fork Whitewater River on North 12th Street (Middleboro Pike)
Replaced by a new bridge

North Bridge (Butler County, Iowa)
Replaced 1915
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Beaver Creek on IA 14
Replaced by a new bridge

North Road Bridge (Old) (Story County, Iowa)
Built ?; Repaired 1893; Replaced 1915
Lost Queenpost pony truss bridge over Ioway (Formerly Squaw) Creek on North Road
Replaced by a new bridge

North Walnut Street Bridge (Pre 1910) (Sangamon County, Illinois)
Lost Covered Bridge
Replaced by a new bridge

NP - 15th Street Bridge (1892) (Pierce County, Washington)
Built 1892; Replaced 1914
Lost Through truss bridge over Foss Wateryway/City Waterway on Northern Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

NP - Fish Creek Trestle (Pre 1914) (Mineral County, Montana)
Lost Deck plate girder and timber trestle over Fish Creek on Northern Pacific Railway
Replaced by a new bridge

NP - Lewis River Bridge (Clark County, Washington)
Built 1902; Replaced 1914 and reused in Idaho
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Lewis River on Northern Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

NP - Pryor Creek Bridge (Yellowstone County, Montana)
Built 1897, Channel change 1906; Replaced and relocated 1910
Lost Warren pony truss bridge over Pryor Creek on Northern Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge and relocated

NP - Yellowstone River Bridge #4 (Old) (Stillwater County, Montana)
Built 1896, Replaced and portions relocated 1918
Pratt through truss bridge over Yellowstone River on Northern Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

NS - Savannah River Swing Bridge (Old) (Richmond County, Georgia)
Replaced 1912
Lost Warren through truss with all verticals bridge over Savannah River on Norfolk Southern Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Nutbush Creek Railroad Trestle (Vance County, North Carolina)
Timber stringer bridge over Nutbush Creek on RR
Inundated

NW - High Bridge (1886) (Prince Edward County, Virginia)
Built 1886, Replaced 1914
Lost Pratt deck truss bridge over Appomattox River on Railroad (N&W)
Replaced by a new bridge

NW - Kenova Bridge (Old) (Wayne County, West Virginia)
Built in 1892, replaced in 1913
Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Ohio River on Norfolk & Western RR
Replaced by a new bridge

NWP - Black Point Bridge (1891) (Marin County, California)
Built in 1891; Replaced 1911
Parker through truss bridge over Petaluma River on Northwestern Pacific RR
No longer exists

NWP - Hacienda Bridge (1890) (Sonoma County, California)
Built 1890; Burned 1914
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Russian River on Northwestern Pacific Railroad
Destroyed by fire

NWP - South Fork Bridge (1910) (Humboldt County, California)
Built 1910
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over South Fork Eel River on Northwestern Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

NWP - Van Duzen River Bridge (Pre 1913) (Humboldt County, California)
Replaced 1913
Lost Through truss bridge over Van Duzen River on Northwestern Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

NY 436-Genesee River Bridge (1878) (Wyoming County, New York)
Built 1878; repaired ca. 1891; damaged by flood 1902; replaced 1916
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Genesee River on NYS 436
Replaced by a new bridge

NYC - Ashtabula River Bridge (Old) (Ashtabula County, Ohio)
Replaced in 1911
Lost Through truss bridge over Ashtabula River on Former New York Central Railroad
Superstructure replaced

NYC - French's Hollow Bridge (Albany County, New York)
Replaced 1913
Lost Baltimore deck truss bridge over Normans Kill on New York Central RR
Replaced by a new bridge

NYC - Portage River Bridge (Pre 1915) (Ottawa County, Ohio)
Replaced in 1915
Lost Pratt through truss swing bridge over Portage River
Replaced by a new bridge

NYSW - Hackensack River Bridge (Old) (Bergen County, New Jersey)
Built XXXX; Replaced 1914
Lost through truss swing bridge over Hackensack River on New York Susquehanna & Western Railway
Replaced by a new bridge

Oakwood Bridge (Older) (Paulding County, Ohio)
Built 1902
Lost Through truss bridge over Auglaize River on Walnut Street
Destroyed by flooding

Oatmeal Bridge (Miami County, Ohio)
Built 1910; destroyed in 1913 flood
Lost through truss bridge over Great Miami River
No longer exists

Ohio & Erie Canal Scioto River Aqueduct (Pickaway County, Ohio)
Abandoned in 1911; lost to fire in 1915
Lost Town lattice truss covered aqueduct over Scioto River on Ohio & Erie Canal
Removed but not replaced

Ohio Electric - Moxahala Park Bridge (Muskingum County, Ohio)
Lost deck truss bridge over Johnathan Creek on Interurban Railroad
Destroyed by flooding in 1913. The piers remain of this crossing, right below the dam.

Ohio Electric/CH&D Overpass (Butler County, Ohio)
Built 1912; Destroyed in Great Flood of 1913
Lost Pony/through plate girder bridge over Cincinnati, Hamilton & Dayton Railway (1895-1917) on Ohio Electric Railway
Destroyed by flooding

Okanogan River Bascule Bridge (Okanogan County, Washington)
Built 1905; Partially collapsed on opening day and repaired; Replaced 1910
Lost Timber stringer bridge with single leaf bascule span over Okanogan River
No longer exists

Old 35th Street Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Replaced 1914
Lost Through truss bridge over South Fork of South Branch Chicago River on 35th Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Old Black Bridge (Covered) 38-37-15x (Lawrence County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1815; destroyed by flood 1913 (Lostbridges.org says built 1851)
Lost Through truss bridge over Shenango River on Road
Destroyed by flooding

Old Brookville Railroad Bridge (Franklin County, Indiana)
Lost in Flood
Lost Through truss bridge over East Fork Whitewater River on Indiana and Ohio Railroad
No longer exists

Old Cape Road Bridge (Cape Girardeau County, Missouri)
Built 1916
Concrete culvert over a branch of Williams Creek on Old Cape Road Circle (CR 304)
Open to traffic

Old Chenango Bridge (Broome County, New York)
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Chenango River on Rt 12 A
Destroyed by an ice gorge

Old Fort Bridge 35-74-06x (Seneca County, Ohio)
Built 1854; destroyed by flood 1913
Lost Through truss bridge over Sandusky River on TR 166
Destroyed by flooding

Old Lindsborg Bridge (McPherson County, Kansas)
Lost Bowstring through truss bridge on Smoky Hill River
No longer exists

Old Michigan Road-Tippecanoe River Bridge (ca. 1880) (Fulton County, Indiana)
Built during late 1800's; Replaced 1916; Stone abutment has been preserved
Lost Bowstring Through truss bridge on Old Michigan Road over Tippecanoe River
Replaced by a new bridge; Southern stone abutment preserved.

Old Michigan Street Bridge (Marshall County, Indiana)
Built ca. 1885
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Yellow River on Michigan Street (Old Michigan Road)
Replaced by a new bridge

Old National Road Covered Bridge 35-30-31x (Guernsey County, Ohio)
Built 1828; Weakened by Flood of 1913 and replaced
Lost Through truss bridge over Willis Creek on Old National Road (US 40)
Replaced by a new bridge

Old Portsmouth Scioto River Bridge (Scioto County, Ohio)
Built ca.1885; Destroyed in the Great Flood of 1913.
Lost Whipple Truss Bridge over Scioto River at 2nd Street (Likely location)
Replaced by a new bridge

Old Red Bridge 14-35-04x (Huntington County, Indiana)
Replaced 1918
Lost covered through truss bridge over Wabash River on Etna Avenue
Replaced by a new bridge

Old State Covered Bridge 48-38-03x (Pocahontas County, West Virginia)
Built in 1854-56 by Lemuel Chenoweth; Replaced in 1915.
Lost Burr arch-truss bridge over Greenbrier River on Eighth Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Old Turnpike Covered Bridge 32-53-16x (Sullivan County, New York)
Lost through truss covered bridge over Mongaup River on CO 117
Replaced by a new bridge

Old Wagon Bridge 38-08-03x (Bradford County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1831-1832 by John Bottom; raised and one span added 1837-38; east span burned 1839 and 1854; raised again 1854-55; replaced 1914
Lost Burr arch-truss coveredbridge over Susquehanna River on Bridge Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Olmsted Falls Bridge (Cuyahoga County, Ohio)
Built 1864 by Gib Doolittle; destroyed by flood March 25, 1913
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over West Branch Rocky River on Water Street
Destroyed by flooding

Omaha Bridge #15 (Old) (Ramsey County, Minnesota)
Built 1885, 1887 and 1888; Replaced 1915
Lost Lattice through truss bridge over Mississippi River on Chicago, St. Paul, Minneapolis & Omaha Railway
Replaced by a new bridge

Omak Bridge (Okanogan County, Washington)
Lost Through truss with swing span drawbridge over Okanogan River
Collapsed under load during initial test of swing span

Oronoco Bridge (Old) (Olmsted County, Minnesota)
Replaced 1918
Lost Warren though truss bridge over Middle Fork Zumbro River on North Minneesota Ave.
Replaced by a new bridge

OSL - American Falls Pegram Deck Truss (Power County, Idaho)
Built 1883; Pegram trusses added 1894; Whipple deck truss replaced in 1902; Replaced 1911
Lost Pegram deck truss bridge over American Falls on Oregon Short Line Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

OSL - Caldwell Pegram Truss (Canyon County, Idaho)
Replaced 1911
Lost Pegram through truss bridge over Boise River on Oregon Short Line
Replaced by a new bridge

OSL - Nyssa Pegram Truss (Malheur County, Oregon)
Built 1894; Replaced 1914
Lost Pegram through truss bridge over Snake River on Oregon Short Line Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

OSL - Ontario Pegram Truss (Malheur County, Oregon)
Built 1894; Replaced 1914, some trusses relocated
Lost Pegram through truss bridge over Snake River on Oregon Short Line Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

OSL - Payette Pegram Bridge (Payette County, Idaho)
Built 1894-6; Replaced 1913-4
Lost Pegram through truss bridge over Payette River on Oregon Short Line Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

OSL - Weiser Pegram Bridge (Washington County, Idaho)
Built 1894-6; Replaced 1913-4
Lost Pegram through truss bridge over Weiser River on Oregon Short Line Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Ottawa Bridge (1885) (LaSalle County, Illinois)
Built 1885; Replaced 1910
Pratt through truss bridge over Illinois River on La Salle Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Owl Covered Bridge 38-36-92x (Lancaster County, Pennsylvania)
Built in 1846; Replaced in 1917
Lost Multiple Kingpost through truss bridge over Little Conestoga Creek on Owl Bridge Road
Replaced by a new bridge

P&LE - Beaver Bridge (1890) (Beaver County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1890; replaced 1910
Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Ohio River on Pittsburgh & Lake Erie RR
Replaced by a new bridge

P&LE - Koppel Bridge (Old) (Beaver County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1893
Lost Pratt deck truss bridge over Beaver River on Pittsburgh & Lake Erie Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Palisado Avenue Bridge (1854) 07-02-24#2x (Hartford County, Connecticut)
Built 1854
Lost Howe truss covered bridge over Farmington River on Palisado Avenue in Windsor.
Replaced by a new bridge

Paper Mill Covered Bridge (Franklin County, Indiana)
Built in 1835; Lost in the 1913 Flood; Site is abandoned except for the piers
Lost Bridge over West Fork Whitewater River on St. Mary's Road (Site is abandoned)
Destroyed by flooding

Park Street Bridge (Old) (Windsor County, Vermont)
Lost Pony truss bridge over Black River on Park Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Parker Bridge 32-13-23x (Delaware County, New York)
Lost Burr arch-truss covered bridge over Middle Brook on NY-23 (old Charlotte Turnpike) in Davenport.
Replaced by a new bridge

Pawlet Stone Arch Bridge (Rutland County, Vermont)
Lost Stone arch bridge over Flower Brook on SR 30
Replaced by a new bridge

PCR - Arroyo Grande Creek Bridge (1893) (San Luis Obispo County, California)
Built 1893; Replaced 1911
Lost Howe through truss bridge over Arroyo Grande Creek on Pacific Coast Railway
Replaced by a new bridge

Pearl Street Bridge (Benton County, Iowa)
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge on Pearl Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Pelham Bridge (Old) (Bronx County, New York)
Built 1869-1870 Replaced 1910
Lost Bowstring through truss swing bridge over Hutchinson River on Shore Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Penn Street Bridge (1885) (Berks County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1885; replaced 1913
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Schuykill River on Penn Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Pequea Creek Bridge (Lancaster County, Pennsylvania)
Original Bridge was washed away in 1902; Bridge Rebuilt but the second bridge washed away due to the 1904 Freshet; 1904 bridge built by John B. Miller; Replaced in 1913.
Lost Bridge over Pequea Creek on River Road (Rt. 324)
Replaced by a new bridge

Pere Marquette - Ionia Bridge (Old) (Ionia County, Michigan)
Built 1881; Replaced 1914
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Grand River on Pere Marquette Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Perry Street Bridge (Pre 1913) (Seneca County, Ohio)
Lost in the great flood March 25, 1913
Lost Hammond through truss bridge over Sandusky River on Perry Street
Destroyed by flooding

Peru Slough Bridge (1869) (LaSalle County, Illinois)
Built in 1869, replaced and sold for scrap in 1917.
Lost Bowstring pony truss bridge over Illinois River Bayou
No longer exists

Peter Kafroth's Covered Bridge 38-36-78x (Lancaster County, Pennsylvania)
Built in 1841 by J. Fink and Samuel Reamsnyder; Lost to flooding in 1917 and replaced.
Lost Burr arch-truss bridge over Conestoga River on Glenbrook Road (Rt. 772)
Destroyed by flooding and replaced in 1917

Philadelphia & Reading - Milton Bridge (1890) (Union County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1890; Replaced 1915
Lost Bridge over Susquehanna River on Philadelphia & Reading Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Phillips Bridge (1896) (Ouachita Parish, Louisiana)
Built in 1896 on the Monroe-to-Farmerville Road as a steel structure. Replaced due to poor quality in 1918.
Lost Truss bridge over Bayou Desiard on Monroe-to-Farmerville Road (present day Deborah Drive)
Replaced by a new bridge in 1918

Philo-Duncan Falls Covered Bridge 35-60-U03x (Muskingum County, Ohio)
Built January 13, 1875; Rebuilt 1884 on higher level; Damaged by wind in 1908 and 2 spans replaced with iron, washed out in 1913 flood
Lost Covered Through truss bridge over Muskingum River on Bridge Street
Destroyed by flooding

Phoenixville Mont Clare Covered Bridge (Original Bridge at site) (Chester County, Pennsylvania)
Built in 1844; Burned in 1915; Replaced in 1916 with concrete bridge (See listing in Bridgehunter)
Lost Town lattice truss bridge over Schuylkill River on Bridge Street
Destroyed by fire and replacedd (See Bridgehunter)

Pike Bridge (Shelby County, Indiana)
Built in 1869, replaced by the present structure in 1910 on the original (heightened) substructure
Lost Bowstring through truss bridge over Flatrock River on Mound Road
Replaced by new bridge

Piketon Bridge (Whipple c1880 - 1913?) (Pike County, Ohio)
Likely built ca. 1880 to replace the original covered bridge; replaced by camelback truss bridge, probably after the 1913 flood.
Lost Columbia Bridge Works Whipple through truss bridge over Scioto River on route of present-day US 23
Replaced by a new bridge

Pine Street-Wolf Creek Bridge (Pre 1911) (Mercer County, Pennsylvania)
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Wolf Creek on Pine Street
No longer exists

Pine Valley Covered Bridge 29-06-31x (Hillsborough County, New Hampshire)
Built c1835
Lost Through truss covered bridge over Souhegan River on Wilton Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Plainfield Bridge (Older) (Bremer County, Iowa)
Replaced ca. 1918
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Cedar River on RFD 120
Replaced by a new bridge

Pleasant River Covered Bridge 19-11-07#2x (Piscataquis County, Maine)
Built in 1857; Destroyed in a town fire in 1915.
Lost Through truss bridge over Pleasant River on Church Street
Destroyed by fire in 1915

Pleasant Valley Covered Bridge 32-14-03x (Dutchess County, New York)
Built 1845
Lost Covered Bridge over Wappinger Creek on Predecessor to US44
Replaced by a new bridge

Plymouth Avenue Bridge (1886) (Hennepin County, Minnesota)
Built 1886; Replaced 1913
Lost Through truss bridge over Mississippi River on Plymouth Avenue
Replaced by a new bridge

PM - Raisin River Bridge (Old) (Monroe County, Michigan)
Built 1896; Replaced 1911
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Raisin River on Pere Marquette Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Pomerene Bridge (ca. 1880's) (Coshocton County, Ohio)
Built ca. 1880's; destroyed in the 1913 flood.
Lost Through truss bridge over Walhonding River on Warsaw-Walhonding Road
Destroyed by flooding

Poplar Neck Covered Bridge (Fourth Covered Bridge) (Berks County, Pennsylvania)
The Fourth Covered Bridge was built in 1851; It was uncovered until 1897 when it was roofed; Replaced in 1917.
Lost Through truss bridge over Schuylkill River on Poplar Neck Road
Replaced by a new bridge (For the latest bridge, please see, BH #30413)

Poplar Street Bridge (Vermillion County, Indiana)
Built in 1868 by J.J. Daniels; Replaced in 1913
Lost Through truss bridge over Little Vermilion River on Poplar Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Poplar Street Bridge (Old) (Sussex County, Delaware)
Lost pony truss swing bridge over Broad Creek on Poplar Street
Replaced by a new bridge

PPU - Illinois River Bridge (Older) (Peoria County, Illinois)
Built 1881; Replaced 1911
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Illinois River on Peoria & Pekin Union Railway
Replaced by a new bridge

Prospect Bridge (Pre 1912) (Marion County, Ohio)
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Scioto River on Water Street
Replaced by a new bridge