Josh Schmid

About Me 

Email: schmij5 [at] rpi [dot] edu

Civil Engineering PhD student. I do quite a bit of traveling and hiking, making an effort to visit old bridges.

Recent Updates 

Conrail - Kingston Tunnel (Ulster County, New York)
Abandoned tunnel under Delaware Ave & Hasbrouck Ave on U&D Kingston Point Branch
October 6, 2018: Updated by Josh Schmid: Definitely not filled in, still walkable as of October 2018
Oatka Creek Bridge (Genesee County, New York)
Pony truss bridge over Oatka Creek on US 20
September 25, 2018: Updated by Josh Schmid: Added replacement information
Randolph Collier Tunnel (Del Norte County, California)
Tunnel under Oregon Mountain on US 199
August 26, 2018: New photo
Bridge of Dreams (Knox County, Ohio)
Deck plate girder bridge over Mohican River on Mohican Valley Trail (formerly part of the Pennsylvania Railroad) in Brinkhaven
August 25, 2018: New photos
Tunnel Log (San Joaquin County, California)
Tunnel/Tree over Road
August 25, 2018: New photos
Zion - Mt Carmel Tunnel (Washington County, Utah)
Tunnel on Hwy 9/Zion Park Blvd
August 25, 2018: New photo
Golden Gate Bridge (San Francisco County, California)
Suspension bridge over San Francisco Bay on US 101 at San Francisco
August 25, 2018: New photos
BNSF - Crooked River Bridge (Jefferson County, Oregon)
Steel arch bridge over Crooked River on BNSF/Union Pacific Railroad in Terrebonne
August 25, 2018: New photos
Rex T. Barber Bridge (Jefferson County, Oregon)
Concrete arch bridge over Crooked River on US 97
August 25, 2018: New photo
Crooked River Bridge (Jefferson County, Oregon)
Steel arch bridge over Crooked River on Former U.S. 97 alignment in Terrebonne
August 25, 2018: New photos
Tomhannock Spill Bridge (Rensselaer County, New York)
Pony truss bridge over Tomhannock Spill on CR 117
July 14, 2018: Updated by Josh Schmid: Bridge reopened
Kinderhook Creek Bridge (Rensselaer County, New York)
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Kinderhook Creek on NY 22
July 14, 2018: Updated by Josh Schmid: Replaced 2009
First Street Bridge (Rensselaer County, New York)
Stone arch bridge over Poesten Kill on First Street in Troy
July 14, 2018: Updated by Josh Schmid: Added categories "Boston & Maine Railroad", "Troy & Greenfield Railroad"
First Street Bridge (Rensselaer County, New York)
Stone arch bridge over Poesten Kill on First Street in Troy
July 14, 2018: Updated by Josh Schmid: Added information
Old route 30 Bridge (Hamilton County, New York)
Warren pony truss with alternating verticals bridge over Sacandaga River on Old Route 8b
June 29, 2018: Updated by Josh Schmid: Bridge open to pedestrians, but gates prevent vehicle access
OW - Cadosia Trestle (Delaware County, New York)
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Cadosia Creek & Lower Cadosia Road on New York, Ontario, & Western Railway
June 21, 2018: Updated by Josh Schmid: Fixed county
OW - Hawk's Mountain Tunnel (Delaware County, New York)
Lost Tunnel on New York, Ontario, & Western Railway
June 21, 2018: Updated by Josh Schmid: Corrected county
Denning Road Bridge (Ulster County, New York)
Pony truss bridge over East Branch Neversink River on Denning Road
May 21, 2018: Updated by Josh Schmid: Bridge no longer exists, replaced by modern span
Boonton Arch Bridge (Morris County, New Jersey)
Stone arch bridge over Rockaway River on Trail
April 23, 2018: Photos imported
Boonton Arch Bridge (Morris County, New Jersey)
Stone arch bridge over Rockaway River on Trail
April 22, 2018: Updated by Josh Schmid: Added category "aqueduct"
Boonton Arch Bridge (Morris County, New Jersey)
Stone arch bridge over Rockaway River on Trail
April 22, 2018: Added
Seely Creek Bridge (Bradford County, Pennsylvania)
Through truss bridge over Seely Creek on TR 763
April 22, 2018: New photos
CP - Tunkhannock Viaduct (Wyoming County, Pennsylvania)
Massive ten-span concrete arch bridge over Tunkhannock Creek on Canadian Pacific Railroad at Nicholson
April 22, 2018: New photos
Keefer Station Covered Bridge 38-49-02 (Northumberland County, Pennsylvania)
Burr arch-truss bridge over Shamokin Creek on Mill Road
April 22, 2018: New photos
Conrail - West Branch Susquehanna River Bridge (Lewisburg) (Union County, Pennsylvania)
Through truss bridge over West Branch Susquehanna River on former West Shore RR, ex-Conrail, exx-PRR
April 22, 2018: New photos
PRR - Shamokin Creek Bridge (Northumberland County, Pennsylvania)
Abandoned warren through truss with all verticals bridge over Shamokin Creek on Pennsylvania Railroad Shamokin Division
April 22, 2018: Updated by Josh Schmid: Added category "Pennsylvania Railroad"
PRR - Shamokin Creek Bridge (Northumberland County, Pennsylvania)
Abandoned warren through truss with all verticals bridge over Shamokin Creek on Pennsylvania Railroad Shamokin Division
April 22, 2018: Updated by Josh Schmid: Added railroad
PRR - Shamokin Creek Bridge (Northumberland County, Pennsylvania)
Abandoned warren through truss with all verticals bridge over Shamokin Creek on Pennsylvania Railroad Shamokin Division
April 22, 2018: New Street View added
PRR - Shamokin Creek Bridge (Northumberland County, Pennsylvania)
Abandoned warren through truss with all verticals bridge over Shamokin Creek on Pennsylvania Railroad Shamokin Division
April 22, 2018: Updated by Josh Schmid: Added category "Railroad"
PRR - Shamokin Creek Bridge (Northumberland County, Pennsylvania)
Abandoned warren through truss with all verticals bridge over Shamokin Creek on Pennsylvania Railroad Shamokin Division
April 22, 2018: Added
Bethany Center Road Bridge (Genesee County, New York)
Concrete tee beam bridge over US 20 on Bethany Center Road
April 11, 2018: Updated by Josh Schmid: Updated to show closure
Poesten Kill Bridge (Rensselaer County, New York)
Pony truss bridge over Poesten Kill on NY 2
April 8, 2018: New photos
Poesten Kill Bridge (Rensselaer County, New York)
Concrete arch bridge over Poesten Kill on NY 2
April 8, 2018: New photos
BKRR - Batten Kill River Bridge #7 (Washington County, New York)
Through truss bridge overBatten Kill River on Batten Kill Railroad
April 8, 2018: New photos
Fenimore Bridge (Saratoga County, New York)
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Hudson River on road
April 8, 2018: New photos
Dix Bridge (Washington County, New York)
3 span Double Intersection Warren through truss bridge over Hudson River on Dix Bridge Rd.
April 8, 2018: New photos
Newburgh-Beacon Bridge (Orange County, New York)
Through truss bridge over Grand Avenue, Hudson River on Rte I84
April 4, 2018: New photo
Bayonne Bridge (Hudson County, New Jersey)
Steel through arch bridge over Kill Van Kull between Bayonne and Staten Island
April 4, 2018: New photos
Reedy Point Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Warren through truss bridge over C&D Canal on DE 9
April 4, 2018: New photos
St. Georges Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Steel through arch bridge over C&D Canal on US 13
April 4, 2018: New photo
Chesapeake & Delaware Canal Rt. 1 Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Cable-stayed bridge over C&D Canal, Rd 412 on Delaware Highway 1
April 4, 2018: New photo
Bath/Haverhill Covered Bridge 29-05-04 (Grafton County, New Hampshire)
Covered bridge over Ammonoosuc River on NH 135
April 4, 2018: New photos
AuSable Chasm Bridge (Clinton County, New York)
Steel arch bridge over AuSable River on US 9
April 4, 2018: New photo
Ruhle Road Bridge (Saratoga County, New York)
Lenticular pony truss bridge over Ballston Creek at Malta
April 4, 2018: New photo
NS - Kelley Station Road Culvert (Schenectady County, New York)
Stone culvert bridge over Kelley Station Road on Norfolk Southern Railroad
April 3, 2018: New Street View added
NS - Kelley Station Road Culvert (Schenectady County, New York)
Stone culvert bridge over Kelley Station Road on Norfolk Southern Railroad
April 3, 2018: Added
Rexford Bridge (Schenectady County, New York)
Through truss bridge over Erie Canal/Mohawk River on Balltown Rd. (N.Y.S. Rte. 146)
April 3, 2018: Updated by Josh Schmid: Bridge replaced
Thirteenth Brook Bridge (Warren County, New York)
Wooden bridge over Thirteenth Brook on TR 900 (Smith Road)
April 3, 2018: New Street View added
Schroon River Bridge (Warren County, New York)
Pony truss bridge over Schroon River on CR 31 (Horicon Road)
April 3, 2018: New Street View added
Copeland Covered Bridge 32-46-01 (Saratoga County, New York)
Queenpost through truss bridge over Beecher Creek on North Shore Road
April 3, 2018: New photos