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13th Street Ioway Creek Bridge (1925) (Story County, Iowa)
Built 1925, Damaged by Ice Jam 1946; Replaced 1947
Lost Bridge over Ioway (Formerly Squaw) Creek on 13th Street
Destroyed by collision with ice

150th Street Truss (Muscatine County, Iowa)
Built 1886; Replaced 1941
Lost Through truss bridge over Pine Creek on 150th Street
Replaced by a new bridge

3rd Street Bridge (Lawrence County, Ohio)
Lost Through truss bridge over Ice Creek on 3rd Street
Replaced by a new bridge

6th Avenue Bridge (1910) (Linn County, Iowa)
Built 1910; Replaced 1947; Was scheduled to be re-erected over Indian Creek on Tama Street, but Tama Street was never completed as a through road.
Lost Through truss bridge over Indian Creek on 6th Avenue
Replaced on a new alignment

80th Avenue Pony Truss (Scott County, Iowa)
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over Tributary of Hickory Creek on 80th Avenue
Replaced by a new bridge; Probably smelted for war effort

Aaron's Creek Covered Bridge (Mecklenburg County, Virginia)
Built Unknown
Bridge over Aaron's Creek on Abandoned roadway


Abraham Risser's Grist or Sawmill Bridge 38-36-P02x/38-22-P01x (Dauphin County, Pennsylvania)
Built in 1884 by George Hynika; Removed and replaced in 1945
Lost Boxed pony truss bridge over Conewago Creek on Prospect Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Adams Road Covered Bridge 35-04-11 (Ashtabula County, Ohio)
Built after 1878 flood; Replaced 1947
Lost Lattice through truss bridge over Ashtabula River on Adams Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Addison Suspension Bridge (Steuben County, New York)
Closed to vehicles after 1935 flood; removed after 1946 flood
Lost Suspension bridge over Canisteo River on Goodhue Street


Adkins Bridge (Greene County, Iowa)
Built ?; Steel span added 1903; Replaced 1940
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Raccoon River on E 57 Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Adrian Street Bridge (Lenawee County, Michigan)
Replaced 1940
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Raisin River on Adrian Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Ahnapee River Bridge (Old) (Kewaunee County, Wisconsin)
Built 1890
Lost through truss swing bridge over Ahnapee River on 2nd Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Albany Street Bridge (Old) (Cortland County, New York)
Lost Stone arch bridge over West Branch Tioughnioga River on Albany Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Allender Road Bridge (Older) (Baltimore County, Maryland)
Built 1909; Replaced 1945
Lost Greiner through truss bridge over Baltimore & Ohio Railroad on Allender Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Allenville Covered Bridge 25-16-02x (Cape Girardeau County, Missouri)
Built soon after the Civil War to replace an earlier structure. Destroyed by a severe thunderstorm during the morning of Nov. 2, 1945.
Lost covered bridge over Old Channel Whitewater River near Allenville
Destroyed by a severe thunderstorm

Antwerp Bridge (Paulding County, Ohio)
Built 1902 or 1903; replaced 1948
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Maumee River on SR 49
Replaced by a new bridge

AR42 St Francis Bay Bridge (Older) (Cross County, Arkansas)
Washed off its foundation and dropped into the channel during a flood in 1944.
Pratt pony truss bridge over St Francis Bay Ditch on State Route 42
Bridge was washed off its foundation during a a flood in 1944

Arkansas River Steel Bridge (Edwards County, Kansas)
Built 1907; replaced 1942
Lost Polygonal Warren pony truss bridge over Big Arkansas River on US 50
Replaced by a new bridge

ATSF - Canyon Diablo Trestle (Coconino County, Arizona)
Built 1882; Replaced 1946
Lost Deck truss bridge over Canyon Diablo on Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe RR
Replaced by new bridge

ATSF - Port Bolivar Ferry (Galveston County, Texas)
Built by Gulf & Interstate RR; abandoned in 1942
Lost Ferry across Galveston Bay on ATSF Railroad
Removed but not replaced

Auburn-Coloma Bridge (1929) (Placer County, California)
Built 1929
Lost Wire suspension bridge over North Fork American River on El Dorado Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Audra Covered Bridge (Barbour County, West Virginia)
Built in 1854-55 by Lemuel Chenoweth and Harrison Kelley; Removed and Replaced in 1940
Lost Burr arch-truss bridge over Middle Fork River on CR 11
Replaced by a new bridge

Avenue G North Channel Bridge (1907) (Whiteside County, Illinois)
Built 1906; One span collapsed 1947; Replaced 1948
Lost Pony plate girder bridge over Rock River North Channel on Avenue G
Collapsed and replaced

Avenue G South Channel Bridge (1907) (Whiteside County, Illinois)
Built 1906; Replaced 1948
Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Rock River South Channel on Avenue G
Replaced by a new bridge

Ayers Road Covered Bridge 29-10-35x (Sullivan County, New Hampshire)
Lost Town lattice truss covered bridge over Sugar River on Ayers Road
Collapsed

Baker White Pine Lumber Company Clear Creek Trestle (Baker County, Oregon)
Built 1927 demolished 1948
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Clear creek on Baker white Pine lumber company railroad over clear creek
Demolished

Baker's Mill Covered Bridge 38-36-63x (Lancaster County, Pennsylvania)
Built in 1849; Destroyed by flood in 1945 and replaced by 2 span steel bridge
Lost Burr arch-truss bridge over Little Chickies Creek on Milton Grove Road
Destroyed by flooding and replaced in 1945

Ballstown Covered Bridge (Ripley County, Indiana)
Built in 1880 by Thomas Hardman; replaced in 1948
Lost Howe through truss bridge over Laughery Creek on State Road 229
Replaced by a new bridge

Barryville-Shohola Bridge (1854) (Pike County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1854; Damaged by severe wind storm 1859; Cables snapped 1865; Repaired & rehabilitated 1866; Replaced 1941
Lost Wire suspension bridge over Delaware River on SR434
Replaced by a new bridge

Baxter Springs Bridge (Cherokee County, Kansas)
Replaced by a state design bridge in 1943
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Spring River on 12th St. in Baxter Springs
Replaced by a new bridge

Bayou Chico Drawbridge (Old) (Escambia County, Florida)
Built 1909; Replaced 1949
Lost Through truss bridge over Chico Bayou on Barrancas Avenue
No longer exists replaced

Bear Creek Bridge (Story County, Iowa)
Replaced 1948
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Bear Creek on Road
Replaced

Bell Schoolhouse Covered Bridge (Indiana County, Pennsylvania)
Built in 1912; Removed and Replaced in 1948
Lost Town lattice truss bridge over South Branch Plum Creek on Five Points Road (SR 4006)
Replaced by a new bridge

Berrien Springs Bridge (Berrien County, Michigan)
Collapsed due to overweight truck April 23, 1948; replaced that November
Lost Parker through truss bridge over St. Joseph River on Terre Coupe Road (Now Ferry Street)
Collapsed

Blackford Bridge (Kossuth County, Iowa)
Replaced ca 1942
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Des Moines River on McGregor Street
Replaced by a new bridge

BM - Franklin Covered Bridge (Merrimack County, New Hampshire)
Built 1890; Center pier lost 1936; Collapsed 1945
Lost covered bridge over Merrimack River on Boston & Maine Railroad
Collapsed

BM - Merrimack River Bridge (Hillsborough County, New Hampshire)
Built 1910; Partially blown up for War Effort December 26th, 1942; Remaining spans scrapped October 1943-1944
Lost Warren through truss with sub-panels bridge over Merrimack River on B&M WN&P Division
Removed but not replaced

BO - Big Darby Creek Bridge (Pickaway County, Ohio)
Built ca.1906; deck truss span replaced 1941 by two plate girder spans relocated from elsewhere; rest of plate girder spans remain today
Lost Pratt deck truss bridge over Big Darby Creek on Baltimore and Ohio Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

BO - IN 3 Overpass (Clark County, Indiana)
Replaced 1948
Lost Bridge over Indiana 3 on B&O Railroad
Replaced

BO - Point Pleasant-Henderson Bridge (Mason County, West Virginia)
Built 1885-1888; Replaced 1947
Lost cantilever through truss bridge over Kanawha River on Baltimore & Ohio Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Bonpas Creek Bridge (Edwards County, Illinois)
Lost Camelback through truss bridge over Bonpas Creek on Sycamore Street
No longer exists

Boxshop Covered Bridge 29-03-29x (Cheshire County, New Hampshire)
Lost Town lattice truss covered bridge over Ashuelot River on road
Replaced by a new bridge

Branson Truss Bridge (Taney County, Missouri)
Lost to Flooding 1943. Now the Branson Landing Shopping Mall, Hotel, and Bass Pro.
Lost two-span through truss bridge over the White River in Branson
Destroyed by flooding

Branson's Mill Covered Bridge (Randolph County, North Carolina)
Unknown date of construction; Replaced in 1948.
Lost Queenpost through truss bridge over Polecat Creek on SR 2101
Replaced by a new bridge

BRB&L - Crystal Cove Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1903. Removed 1940
Lost Pony plate girder bascule bridge over Crystal Cove on Boston Revere Beach & Lynn RR
Removed

Brickett Covered Bridge 19-09-36#2x (Oxford County, Maine)
Built 1871; Replaced and Removed in 1948.
Lost through truss covered bridge over West Branch Ellis River on N Andover Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Bridge Street Bridge (Bucks County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1908; Replaced 1942
Lost Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Delaware Canal on Bridge Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Bridge Street Bridge (Old) (Wood County, Ohio)
Replaced 1947
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Portage River on Bridge Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Bridge Street Bridge (Pre 1911) (Ionia County, Michigan)
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Flat River on Bridge Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Broadway Bridge (Berrien County, Michigan)
Built ca. 1890's
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over St Joseph River on Broadway/Grant Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Broadway Bridge (Old) (Dunn County, Wisconsin)
Lost Polygonal Warren through truss bridge over Red Cedar River on Broadway
Replaced by a new bridge

Broadway Bridge (Old) (Morrison County, Minnesota)
Lost Bridge over Mississippi River on Broadway
Replaced by a new bridge

Broadway Covered Bridge (Rockingham County, Virginia)
Construction date unknown; Replaced in 1940
Lost Through truss bridge over Linville Creek on Early Drive
Replaced by a new bridge

Broadway Tunnel (Los Angeles County, California)
Built 1901; Removed 1949 due to the construction of the Hollywood Freeway obliterating Fort Moore Hill
Lost Tunnel under Fort Moore Hill on North Broadway
Removed

Brokenstraw Creek Bridge (Old) (Warren County, Pennsylvania)
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Brokenstraw Creek on SR 27
Replaced by a new bridge

Brooklyn Covered Bridge (Morgan County, Indiana)
Built 1876; Removed in 1948
Lost Howe through truss bridge over White Lick Creek on Mill Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Bryan-Caldwell Road Bridge (Brazos County, Texas)
Built 1896; Replaced 1940
Lost Camelback through truss bridge over Brazos River on Bryan-Caldwell Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Bucknell Covered Bridge (Lebanon County, Pennsylvania)
Lost Town lattice truss covered bridge over Little Swatara Creek on S Lancaster Street
Replaced by a new bridge in 1950

Buffalo Forge Covered Bridge (Rockbridge County, Virginia)
Built in 1878; Covered bridge was left in place when RT 608 was slightly realigned; The covered bridge was razed by property owner in 1946.
Lost Howe through truss bridge over Buffalo Creek on RT 608
Replaced by a new bridge in 1939; The covered bridge was razed in 1946.

Bulltown Covered Bridge (Braxton County, West Virginia)
Built in 1850; Lost/Removed in 1941; Site now inundated under Burnsville Lake.
Burr arch-truss bridge over Little Kanawha River on Abandoned portion of SR 19/12 (now inundated)
Inundated. Under the waters of Burnsville Lake

Bunker Hill Bridge (Washington County, Iowa)
built 1908; Replaced 1941; Relocated elsewhere within Washington County.
Lost Bridge over English River on Bunker Hill Road/Dogwood Avenue
Replaced by a new bridge

Butte City Bridge (Pre 1915) (Glenn County, California)
Lost Through truss bridge over Sacramento River on Biggs-Willows Road
No longer exists

Byrd Street Tunnel (Richmond, Virginia)
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Lost Tunnel under 4th St/ 3rd St/ 2nd St on Richmond, Fredericksburg and Potomac Railroad and the Richmond and Petersburg Railroad Connection Co.
Filled in

C&S - Clear Creek Bridge #19 (Jefferson County, Colorado)
Built 1907 replacing a timber bridge; Removed 1941
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Clear Creek on Colorado & Southern Railway
Removed

Cahill Covered Bridge 19-10-05x (Penobscot County, Maine)
Built in 1862; Collapsed in 1946 and site abandoned
Lost Long through truss bridge over Kenduskeag Stream on Abandoned portion of Ohio Street
Collapsed and site abandoned

Calapooia River Bridge (Old) (Linn County, Oregon)
Lost Through truss bridge over Calapooia River on Main Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Cambridgeport Covered Bridge 45-13-33x (Windham County, Vermont)
Built 1869
Lost Queenpost through truss covered bridge over Saxtons River on Saxtons River Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Canada Southern Railroad - Bean Creek Bridge (Lenawee County, Michigan)
Built 1908; removed July 1, 1941
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Bean Creek on Canada Southern Railroad
Removed but not replaced

Canajoharie-Palatine Bridge (3) (Montgomery County, New York)
Lost Through truss bridge over Mohawk River on Rt 10
Replaced by a new bridge

Canal Street Bridge (1902) (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1902; replaced 1948
Pony truss bridge over South Branch Chicago River on Canal Street
No longer exists

Carey Avenue Bridge (1895) (Luzerne County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1895; Replaced 1948
Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Susquehanna River on Carey Avenue
Replaced by a new bridge

Carmi Bridge (1916) (White County, Illinois)
Replaced 1949
Lost three-span Marsh arch bridge over Little Wabash River on IL 1 in Carmi
Replaced by a steel stringer bridge

Carter Road Bridge (Old) (Cuyahoga County, Ohio)
Lost Through truss bridge over Cuyahoga River on Scranton / Carter Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Carver's Falls Covered Bridge 32-58-07x (Washington County, New York)
Lost Through truss covered bridge over Poultney River on road
Damaged by ice jam in 1940

Castroville Bridge (Medina County, Texas)
Built 1903-1904; Demolished 1941
Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Medina River on Castroville-San Antonio Road
Demolished and Replaced by a new bridge to the north

Cave Covered Bridge (Shelby County, Indiana)
Built in 1854; moved in 1877; Removed in 1940
Lost Howe through truss bridge over Flatrock River on East Vandalia Road (now abandoned at old bridge site)
Removed but not replaced, when ST RT 9 was relocated.

CBQ - Chariton River Bridge (Novinger) (Adair County, Missouri)
Removed 1942
Lost Bridge over Chariton River on former Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad
Demolished

CBQ - Chariton River Bridge (Simler) (Adair County, Missouri)
Removed 1942
Lost Bridge over Chariton River on former Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad
Demolished

CBQ - Chariton River Bridge (Youngstown, Middle) (Adair County, Missouri)
Removed 1942
Lost Bridge over Chariton River on former Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad
Demolished

CBQ - Chariton River Bridge (Youngstown, North) (Adair County, Missouri)
Removed 1942
Lost Bridge over Chariton River on former Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad
Demolished

CBQ - Chariton River Bridge (Youngstown, South) (Adair County, Missouri)
Removed 1942
Lost Bridge over Chariton River on former Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad
Demolished

CD&M - Bud Creek Bridge (Scott County, Iowa)
Built ca 1904; Removed 1940
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Bud Creek on Clinton, Davenport & Muscatine Railway
Removed

CD&M - Camanche Flyover (Clinton County, Iowa)
Built 1904; Removed 1940
Lost Pony plate girder bridge over Chicago & North Western Railway on Clinton, Davenport & Muscatine Railway
Removed

CD&M - Harts Mill Creek Trestle (Clinton County, Iowa)
Removed 1940
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Harts Mill Creek on Clinton, Davenport & Muscatine Railway
Removed

CD&M - McCarty Creek Bridge (Scott County, Iowa)
Removed 1940
Lost Timber stringer bridge over McCarty Creek on Clinton, Davenport & Muscatine Railway
Removed

CD&M - Mill Creek Trestle (Clinton County, Iowa)
Removed 1940
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Mill Creek on Clinton, Davenport & Muscatine Railway
Removed but not replaced

CD&M - Sodus Creek Bridge (Clinton County, Iowa)
Removed 1940
Lost Bridge over Sodus Creek on Clinton, Davenport, & Muscatine Railway
Removed but not replaced

CD&M - Spencer Creek Bridge (Scott County, Iowa)
Built ca 1904; Removed 1940
Lost Through truss bridge over Spencer Creek on Clinton, Davenport & Muscatine Railway
Removed

CD&M - US 67 Overpass (Scott County, Iowa)
Removed 1940
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over US 67 on Clinton, Davenport & Muscatine Railway
Removed but not replaced

CD&M - Wapsi Backwaters Trestle (Clinton County, Iowa)
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Wapsipinicon River Backwater on Clinton, Davenport & Muscatine Railway
Removed but not replaced

CD&M - Wapsipinicon River Bridge (Scott County, Iowa)
Built ca. 1904; Removed 1940
Lost Through truss bridge over Wapsipinicon River on Clinton, Davenport & Muscatine Railway
Removed but not replaced

Cedar Creek Bridge (Stephenson County, Illinois)
Lost Pony truss bridge over Cedar Creek on IL 26
Replaced by a new bridge

Center Street Bridge (Hillsborough County, New Hampshire)
Lost Lenticular pony truss bridge over South Branch Piscataquog River on Center Street in New Boston.
Replaced by a new bridge

Center Village Covered Bridge 45-02-13x (Bennington County, Vermont)
Built c1834
Lost Town lattice truss covered bridge over Hoosic River on Main Street
Destroyed by flooding in 1949

Central Massachusetts Railroad - Skeeterville Bridge (Worcester County, Massachusetts)
Lost Through truss bridge over B&M Marlboro Branch on Central Massachusetts Railroad
Removed but not replaced

Charlemont Covered Bridge (Franklin County, Massachusetts)
Built 1838, replaced in 1944
Lost through truss covered bridge over Deerfield River on Hawley Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Charlevoix Bridge (1900) (Charlevoix County, Michigan)
Built 1900; replaced 1949
Lost Through truss bridge over Island Outlet Lake on US 31
No longer exists

Cherry Avenue NW Bridge (Stark County, Ohio)
Built 1928
Lost Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Tuscarawas River on Cherry Ave NW
Replaced by a new bridge

Chesapeake City Bridge (1927) (Cecil County, Maryland)
Destroyed July 28, 1942 by M/V Franz Klasen; Replaced 1948
Lost Pratt through truss vertical lift bridge over Chesapeake & Delaware Canal on MD 213
Destroyed by collision & replaced

Chickies Trestle (Lancaster County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1893
Lost Bridge over Chickies Creek
Removed but not replaced