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Kilgore Bridge (Pre 1939) (Ross County, Ohio)
Lost Through truss bridge over Scioto River on US 35
Replaced by a new bridge in 1940

Kime Bridge (Wayne County, Missouri)
Abandoned after the creation of Lake Wappapello in 1941 (or before)
Lost bridge over St. Francis River (now Lake Wappapello) near the historic townsite of Kime, just north of Holliday Landing
Two sets of piers remain standing

Knight's Bridge 37-03-02x (Clackamas County, Oregon)
Built 1877
Lost Through truss bridge over Molalla River on Knights Bridge Rd.
Destroyed by wind in 1947

KY 52 Bridge (Old) (Estill County, Kentucky)
Lost Circa 1940
Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Kentucky River on KY 52
No longer exists. Replaced by new bridge.

L'Anguille River US 79 Bridge (Lee County, Arkansas)
Lost three-span through truss bridge over L'Anguille River on US 79 just east of Marianna in Marianna
Replaced by new bridge in 1947

La Valle Bridge (Sauk County, Wisconsin)
Lost Through truss bridge over Baraboo River on Center Street in La Valle
Replaced by a new bridge

Ladoga Covered Bridge (Montgomery County, Indiana)
Built in 1882 by J.J. Daniels; replaced in 1941
Lost Burr arch-truss bridge over Big Raccoon Creek on State Route 234
Replaced by a new bridge

Lanes Bridge (1889) (Fresno County, California)
Built 1889; Timber supports gave way 1917 due to cattle; Damaged in flood 1937; Demolished and replaced 1940
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over San Joaquin River on Yosemite Highway
Replaced by a new bridge

Leaf River Bridge (Forrest County, Mississippi)
Replaced 1943
Lost Camelback through truss bridge over Leaf River on US 11
Replaced by new bridge

Leaksville Covered Bridge 33-79-04x (Rockingham County, North Carolina)
Built 1852 in the town of Leaksville; Collapsed 1943; 30' stone piling remains
Lost Covered Lattice through truss bridge over Dan River on Old State Highway 87
Replaced by a new bridge

Leland Bridge (St. Joseph County, Michigan)
Built in 1869 by Simon de Graff; replaced in 1942 after an automobile crashed through it's floor.
Lost Bowstring through truss bridge over St Joseph River on Stowell Road
No longer exists

Lewis Street Swing Bridge (Scott County, Minnesota)
Built in the 1880s, requested for scrap in 1942 due to WWII
Lost Through truss bridge over Minnesota River on Lewis Street
Removed but not replaced

Liberty Park Bridge (Salt Lake County, Utah)
Lost Stringer bridge over Pond on Pedestrian path
Replaced by a new bridge

Lincoln Highway South Skunk River Bridge (Old) (Story County, Iowa)
Built 1920; moved to 150th Street over the South Skunk River 1952.
Lost through truss bridge over South Skunk River on Lincoln Highway
Replaced by new bridge but relocated

Lincoln's Ferry Bridge (Spencer County, Indiana)
Replaced 1949
Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Anderson River on State Road 66
Replaced by new bridge

Lindsay's Bridge (Franklin County, Pennsylvania)
Replaced 1949
Lost Town lattice truss bridge over Conococheague Creek on Sr 3004 (Bino Road)
Replaced by new bridge

Little Androscoggin River Bridge (Old) (Androscoggin County, Maine)
Replaced 1948
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over Little Androscoggin River on Main Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Little Sugar Creek Bridge (Benton County, Arkansas)
Replaced 1940
Lost through truss bridge over Little Sugar Creek on AR 100 (later US 71) north of Bentonville in Bella Vista
Replaced by a new bridge

LN - Kentucky River Bridge (Irvine) (Estill County, Kentucky)
Lost Bridge over Kentucky River on L&N RR
Demolished for scrap metal for WW II in 1942

Local Road Bridge (Wapello County, Iowa)
Built ca. 1910; replaced 1940
Lost pony truss bridge over an unnamed creek on a local road
No longer exists

Locke Hill Road-Lemon Creek (Old) (Somerset County, Maine)
Lost Pony truss bridge over Lemon Creek on Anson Road Locke Hill
Replaced by a new bridge

Long Point Bridge (Old) (Tama County, Iowa)
Built 1895; Replaced 1941
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Iowa River on Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Loucks Mill Bridge (York County, Pennsylvania)
Built in 1884 by the Wrought Iron Bridge Company; removed in 1948.
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Codorus Creek on Loucks Mill Road
Replaced by a new bridge on a new alignment

Lower Bridge (Ionia County, Michigan)
Lost Bowstring through truss bridge over Grand River
Replaced by a new bridge

Lower Bridge (1873) (Hennepin County, Minnesota)
Construction started 1873, closed ex pedestrians 1934, demolished 1943
Lost deck truss bridge over Mississippi River on 10th Avenue South/ 6th Avenue SE
Removed but not replaced

Lumberville-Raven Rock Covered Bridge (Hunterdon County, New Jersey)
Built 1835
Lost Town lattice truss bridge over Delaware River
Superstructure replaced

Luraville Swing Bridge (Suwannee County, Florida)
Built 1907; Replaced by new bridge in 1947
Lost swing bridge over Suwannee River on unnamed road in Luraville
Replaced by new bridge

M&NA - White River Bridge (White County, Arkansas)
Lost Through truss bridge over White River on Missouri & North Arkansas RR
Removed

Main Avenue Bridge (1860) (Cuyahoga County, Ohio)
Built 1860; Replaced 1940
Lost Through truss bridge over Cuyahoga River on Main Avenue/Route 2
Replaced by a new bridge

Main Street -Lackawaxen River (Old) (Wayne County, Pennsylvania)
Replaced the bowstring lost in the 1902 flood. Lost due to flooding May 24, 1942
Lost Bridge over Lackawxen River on Main Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Main Street Bridge (Williams County, Ohio)
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over St. Joseph River on W. Main St.
Replaced by a new bridge

Main Street Bridge (Pre 1948) (Wyoming County, New York)
Lost Bridge over Tonawanda creek on Main Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Manchester Bridge (Dutchess County, New York)
Built 1923, Replaced 1941 (Per 1992 NBI)
Lost Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Wappinger Creek on Manchester Road in Arlington.
Replaced by a new bridge

Mann's Ferry Bridge (Jackson County, Iowa)
Built 1872; Lost to flooding 1944
Lost Bowstring through truss bridge over Maquoketa River on Road
Destroyed by flooding

Maple Street Susquehanna River (Old) (Chenango County, New York)
Built 1905
Lost Lattice through truss bridge over Susquehanna River on Rt 41
Replaced by a new bridge

Market Street Bridge (1894) (Lycoming County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1894; Demolished 1949
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over West Branch Susquehanna River on Market Street & Interurban
Replaced by a new bridge

Martin Bridge (Ouachita County, Arkansas)
Lost swing through truss bridge over Ouachita River at Camden
Replaced in 1947 by the Ben Laney Bridge

Massachusetts Avenue Culvert (Washington, District of Columbia)
Built 1901, replaced 1941
Lost Stone culvert bridge over Rock Creek and, Rock Creek and Potomac Parkway NW on Massachusetts Avenue NW
Replaced by a new bridge

McCraw Ford (Greene County, Missouri)
Bridge over James River


Mechanic Falls Bridge (Old) (Androscoggin County, Maine)
Replaced 1949
Bridge over Little Androscoggin River on Elm Street in Mechanic Falls.
Replaced by a new bridge

Mechanicville Bridge (Old) (Saratoga County, New York)
Lost through truss bridge over Hudson River on NY-67


Michigan Avenue-Thornapple River Bridge (Pre 1913) (Barry County, Michigan)
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Thornapple River on Michigan Avenue
Replaced by a new bridge

Michigan Street Bridge (Pre 1923) (Marion County, Indiana)
Replaced 1949
Lost Closed-spandrel arch bridge over White River on West Michigan Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Middle Covered Bridge (Cheshire County, New Hampshire)
Lost Through truss covered bridge over Mirey Brook on Main Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Middle Fork Coquille River Covered Bridge 37-10-29x (Douglas County, Oregon)
Built 1922, Replaced 1948
Lost covered Howe through truss bridge over Middle Fork Coquille River on OR 42
Replaced by new bridge

Middletown Bridge (Butler County, Ohio)
Built 1915 to replace bridge lost in 1913 flood; replaced 1948 by new bridge
Lost Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Great Miami River on OH-122
Replaced by a new bridge

Mile Long Bridge (Rockingham County, New Hampshire)
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Hampton River on Exeter Street Rwy and Ocean Blvd
Replaced by a new bridge

Mill Creek Bridge (Del Norte County, California)
Lost Through truss bridge over Mill Creek on Howland Hill Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Millwood Bridge (Knox County, Ohio)
Built 1898 by the Mount Vernon Bridge Co.; destroyed by truck in fiery collision and collapse October 17, 1947
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Kokosing River on Millwood Road (US 62)
Destroyed by collision

MILW - Adel Bridge (Old) (Dallas County, Iowa)
Built 1891; Replaced 1944 with a pair of relocated spans
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over North Raccoon River on Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

MILW - Bloody Run Creek Bridge #5 (Old) (Clayton County, Iowa)
Built 1917; Replaced 1945
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Bloody Run on Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

MILW - Cone Lake Bridge (Old) (Muscatine County, Iowa)
Built 1911, Two spans collapsed 1912 due to the sinking of pier #4; Replaced 1944
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Cone Lake on Railroad
Collapsed

MILW - Ft. Atkinson Bridge (Old) (Clayton County, Iowa)
Built ?; Collapsed 1949
Lost Warren pony truss bridge over Turkey River on Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad
Collapsed

MILW - Granger High Bridge (1881) (Dallas County, Iowa)
Built 1881; Replaced ca 1893
Pratt deck truss bridge over Des Moines River on Railroad (MILW)
Removed

MILW - Granger High Bridge (1893) (Boone County, Iowa)
Built 1893, Deck trusses added 1898; Removed 1944; Remains demolished 1976
Lost Pratt deck truss bridge over Des Moines River on Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

MILW - Lincoln Highway Overpass (De Kalb County, Illinois)
Removed October 1948
Lost Pony/through plate girder bridge over Lincoln Highway and Chicago, Aurora & DeKalb Railway on Chicago, Milwaukee, & Gary Railroad
Removed but not replaced

MILW - Oxford Junction Bridge (Jones County, Iowa)
Built 1899; Abandoned 8/12/40; Removed ca. 1941
Lost Truss bridge over Wapsipinicon River on Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad
Removed

MILW - Richland Creek Arch (Keokuk County, Iowa)
Built 1915; Replaced 1944
Lost Open-spandrel arch bridge over Richland Creek on Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

MILW - Rock Creek Bridge (Scott County, Iowa)
Built ca 1901; Removed 1941
Lost Bridge over Rock Creek on Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad
Removed

MILW - Sauk City Bridge (Old) (Sauk County, Wisconsin)
Built 1908 using a relocated truss, Truss Replaced 1943
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Wisconsin River on Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

MKT - Moniteau Creek Bridge (Howard County, Missouri)
Built Ca. 1897, Destroyed in Derailment 1942
Lost Parker through truss bridge over Moniteau Creek on Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad
Collapsed in a Train Derailment

MO 8 Dry Fork Truss (Phelps County, Missouri)
Built c1900
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Dry Fork Creek on MO 8 and MO 68
Replaced by a new bridge

Mojave River Bridge (San Bernardino County, California)
Built ca. 1888; Converted to road ca. 1907; Replaced 1941 and relocated to Central America
Pratt through truss bridge over Mojave River on Dagget-Yermo Road
Replaced by a new bridge, relocated to Central America

MON - Wabash River Bridge (Delphi, Old) (Carroll County, Indiana)
Built 1897, replaced in 1949
Lost Through truss bridge over Wabash River on former Monon Railroad in Delphi
Replaced by a new bridge

Moncla Swing Bridge (1934) (Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana)
Built 1934, destroyed by flood in 1945
Lost Bridge over Red River
Destroyed by flooding

Monroe Street Bridge (Williams County, Ohio)
Built ca. 1890's by the Massillon Bridge Company
Lost Bridge over St. Joseph River on North Monroe Street
No longer exists

Monroe Street Overpass (Muscatine County, Iowa)
Built 1929; Filled in 1940
Lost Bridge over Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad on Monroe Street
Filled in

Montague Arch (Kings County, New York)
Built 1849; Removed 1946
Lost Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Montague Street
Filled in

Montezuma Bridge (Cayuga County, New York)
Built ?; Replaced 1949
Lost Warren through truss with sub-panels bridge over Seneca River on NY 31
Replaced by a new bridge

Moscow Bridge (Muscatine County, Iowa)
Built 1885; Removed 1942
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Cedar River on River Street
Removed

Muddy Creek-Hillside Avenue Bridge (Hamilton County, Ohio)
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Muddy Creek on Hillside Avenue.
Replaced by a new bridge in 1949

Munfordville Bridge (Hart County, Kentucky)
Toll bridge on the Louisville and Nashville Turnpike replacing Amos Ferry at Big Buffalo Crossing
Lost Parker through truss bridge over Green River on L&N Turnpike/Dixie Highway
Lost

MUR - Kalamazoo River Trestle (Calhoun County, Michigan)
LIne built 1903, Tracks removed 1930, Trestle removed February 10, 1941
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Kalamazoo River & Lake Shore & Michigan Southern Railway on Michigan United Railway (Originally Jackson & Battle Creek Traction Co.)
Removed but not replaced

National Road Big Darby Creek Bridge (Madison County, Ohio)
Bypassed & replaced ca. 1940 with concrete arch bridge; relocated 1942 to Coshocton County for reuse over the Tuscarawas River at Orange; demolished 1991
Lost Parker through truss bridge over Big Darby Creek on National Road (US40)
Replaced by a new bridge

National Street Bridge (Old) (Kane County, Illinois)
Lost Pony truss bridge over Fox River on National Street
Replaced by a new bridge

New Holland Covered Bridge 35-24-01x (Fayette County, Ohio)
Built 1840
Lost Town lattice truss bridge over North Fork Paint Creek on US 22
Replaced by a new bridge

New Paltz Bridge (Ulster County, New York)
Lost Through truss bridge over Wallkill River on Main Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Newberry Covered Bridge (Greene County, Indiana)
Built 1879, replaced 1943
Lost Howe through truss bridge over West Fork White River on Section Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Newton Falls Covered Bridge 35-78-01x (Trumbull County, Ohio)
Built 1856 demolished 1945
Lost Howe through truss bridge over Mahoning River
Lost

NH - Feeding Hills Branch Farmington River Bridge (Hartford County, Connecticut)
Abandoned 1941, exact demolition date unknown
Lost Bridge over Farmington River on Central New England Railway
Demolished

NH - Housatonic River Bridge (New Haven County, Connecticut)
Built 1905-6; abandoned & removed in 1948
Lost Double-intersection Warren deck truss bridge over Housatonic River on New Haven Railroad
Removed but not replaced

NH - Pomperaug River Bridge (New Haven County, Connecticut)
Abandoned 1948; likely removed soon after
Lost Double-intersection Warren deck truss bridge over Pomperaug River on New Haven Railroad
Removed but not replaced

NH - Shepaug Division Housatonic River Bridge (New Haven County, Connecticut)
Built 1883; removed 1949
Lost Double-intersection Warren deck truss bridge over Housatonic River on NYNH&H Shepaug Division
Removed but not replaced

NKP - Conneaut Creek Viaduct (Ashtabula County, Ohio)
Built 1901; Replaced 1940
Lost Pratt deck truss bridge over Conneaut Creek on New York, Chicago, & St. Louis Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

NKP - Cuyahoga River Bridge (Older) (Cuyahoga County, Ohio)
Bridge constructed in 1882 replaced in the 1904 with a Scherzer type bascule bridge and replaced in 1944 with a vertical lift bridge
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Cuyahoga River on Nickel Plate RR
No longer exists

North Bend Rail Trail - Tunnel #23 (Wood County, West Virginia)
Lost Tunnel for the Parkersburg Branch of the North Bend Rail Trail. Cut is located on North Bend Rail Trail.
Daylighed and replaced by a cut

North Fork River Bridge (Baxter County, Arkansas)
Built 1934; Inundated 1944 by flooding of North Fork River to create Lake Norfork
Inundated Open-spandrel arch bridge over North Fork River (now Norfork Lake) on US 62 in Henderson
Inundated

North Main Street Bridge (Madison County, Missouri)
Replaced 1945
Lost pony truss bridge over Saline Creek on North Main Street in Fredericktown
Replaced by a new bridge

North Stratford Iron Bridge (Coos County, New Hampshire)
Lost Lenticular through truss bridge over Connecticut River on Bridge Street
Replaced by a new bridge

North Webb Avenue Bridge (Pre 1948) (Stark County, Ohio)
Built ?; Replaced 1948
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Mahoning River on North Webb Avenue
Replaced by a new bridge

Northport Bridge (Old) (Stevens County, Washington)
Built 1897; Coverted to road use 1921-22; Condemned & closed October 5th, 1946, Collapsed 1949
Lost Through truss bridge over Columbia River on WA 25 (Former Columbia & Red Mountain Railroad)
Collapsed

Noyo River Bridge (Pre 1946) (Mendocino County, California)
Lost Pony truss bridge over Noyo River on Main Street
Replaced by a new bridge

NP - Heart River Bridge (Morton County, North Dakota)
Washed out in 1948 flood
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Heart River on Northern Pacific Railroad
Destroyed by flooding; replaced

NYC - Schoharie Creek Bridge (Greene County, New York)
Lost Deck truss bridge over Schoharie Creek on New York Central -Catskill Mtn Branch
Removed but not replaced

NYWB - Mount Vernon Viaduct (Westchester County, New York)
Built 1906, abandoned 1937, removed 1942
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over New Haven Railroad and numerous streets on New York, Westchester & Boston Railroad
Removed but not replaced

Oakdale Bridge (Washington County, Illinois)
Replaced 1940
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over Elkhorn Creek on Fas Rt 835
Replaced by new bridge

Oakville Bridge (Louisa County, Iowa)
Built 1895, Collapsed 1941 after an overweight grain truck crossed; Replaced 1947
Lost Camelback through truss bridge over Iowa River on Road
Collapsed

Oakville Stone Arch Bridge (Litchfield County, Connecticut)
Lost Stone arch bridge over Steele Brook on Falls Avenue
Replaced by a new bridge

Old Enoree River Bridge (Spartanburg County, South Carolina)
orignal crossing
Lost Bridge over Enoree River on old SC 92, US 221
Removed but not replaced

Old Factory Covered Bridge (Lancaster County, Pennsylvania)
Built in 1867; Removed and replaced in 1948
Lost through truss covered bridge over Conestoga River on S Duke Street
Replaced by a new bridge