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 

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
Goethals Bridge (New) (EB) (Richmond County, New York)
Cable-stayed bridge over Arthur Kill on I-278 EB
April 2, 2018: Updated by Josh Schmid: Fixed spelling
State Road Covered Bridge 35-04-58 (Ashtabula County, Ohio)
Modern covered bridge over Conneaut Creek on State Road (CH 354)
April 2, 2018: New photo
Rexleigh Covered Bridge 32-58-03 (Washington County, New York)
Covered bridge over Batten Kill on Rexleigh Road
April 2, 2018: New photo
Delaware Aqueduct (Pike County, Pennsylvania)
Suspension bridge over Delaware River on the former Delaware & Hudson Canal
April 2, 2018: New photo
Hadley Bow Bridge (Saratoga County, New York)
Pin connected Lenticular half-through truss bridge over Sacandaga River on Old Corinth Road at Hadley
April 2, 2018: New photo
MNCW - Moodna Viaduct (Orange County, New York)
Deck girder bridge over Moodna Creek, Orrs Mills Road and Otterkill Road on Metro-North's Port Jervis commuter line and Norfolk Southern Railway
April 2, 2018: New photos
Rays Hill Tunnel (Bedford County, Pennsylvania)
Tunnel on abandoned alignment of Pennsylvania Turnpike
April 2, 2018: New photos
Kankakee River Station St Bridge (Kankakee County, Illinois)
Open-spandrel arch bridge over Kankakee River on Station Street
April 2, 2018: New photo
CN - Kankakee River Bridge (Kankakee County, Illinois)
Concrete arch bridge over Kankakee River on Canadian National Railroad in Kankakee
April 2, 2018: New photos
Rock Creek Suspension Bridge-Kankakee River State Park (Kankakee County, Illinois)
Wire suspension bridge over Rock Creek on Hiking trail in Kankakee River State Park
April 2, 2018: New photos