Josh Schmid

About Me 

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

Recent Updates 

Genesee River Bridge (Livingston County, New York)
Polygonal Warren through truss bridge over Genesee River on NY 63 in Geneseo
February 13, 2019: Updated by Josh Schmid: Added replacement information
Boonton Arch Bridge (Morris County, New Jersey)
Stone arch bridge over Rockaway River on Trail
January 27, 2019: New photos
Woodrow Wilson Memorial Bridge (2008) (Prince George's County, Maryland)
Bascule bridge over Potomac River on the Capital Beltway (I-95/I-495) in Fort Washington
January 27, 2019: New photo
Lower Trenton Bridge (Bucks County, Pennsylvania)
Through truss bridge over Delaware River on Alt US 1 in Morrisville
January 27, 2019: New photos
CSX - Harpers Ferry Tunnel (Washington County, Maryland)
Tunnel on Railroad
January 27, 2019: New photos
Appalachian Trail/CSX - Potomac River Bridge (Jefferson County, West Virginia)
Through truss bridge over Potomac River and old C&O Canal in Harpers Ferry
January 27, 2019: New photos
CSX - Harpers Ferry Wooden Trestle (Jefferson County, West Virginia)
Timber stringer bridge with one deck plate span on CSX Railroad
January 27, 2019: New photos
CSX - Potomac River Bridge (Jefferson County, West Virginia)
Deck plate girder bridge over Potomac River on CSX Railroad
January 27, 2019: New photos
Stone Underpass (Jefferson County, West Virginia)
Stone arch bridge over walkway on Old B&O RR
January 27, 2019: New photo
B&O - Harper Ferry Bridge (Jefferson County, West Virginia)
Lost Through truss bridge over Potomac River on Former B&O
January 27, 2019: New photos
Duke Ellington Memorial Bridge (Washington, District of Columbia)
Concrete arch bridge over Rock Creek on Calvert Street
January 27, 2019: New photos
Arlington Memorial Bridge (Washington, District of Columbia)
Bascule bridge with concrete arch approaches over Potomac River on Memorial Avenue
January 27, 2019: New photo
Theodore Roosevelt Bridge (Arlington County, Virginia)
Haunched deck girder bridge over Potomac River on I-66/US-50
January 27, 2019: New photo
Taft Bridge (Washington, District of Columbia)
Concrete arch bridge over Rock Creek on Connecticut Avenue
January 27, 2019: New photos
Zoo Tunnel (Washington, District of Columbia)
Tunnel on Beach Drive NW
January 27, 2019: New photos
Zoo Tunnel (Washington, District of Columbia)
Tunnel on Beach Drive NW
January 27, 2019: Added
Staple Bend Tunnel (Cambria County, Pennsylvania)
Tunnel on Rail Trail
December 29, 2018: New photos
Fall Creek Suspension Bridge (Tompkins County, New York)
Wire suspension bridge over Fall Creek
December 29, 2018: New photos
Stewart Avenue Bridge (Tompkins County, New York)
Deck truss bridge over Fall Creek on Stewart Avenue in Ithaca
December 29, 2018: New photo
Fall Creek Suspension Bridge (Tompkins County, New York)
Wire suspension bridge over Fall Creek
December 29, 2018: Added
NS - Portage Viaduct (3rd) (Wyoming County, New York)
Deck truss bridge over Genesee River on Norfolk Southern Railway north of Portageville
December 29, 2018: Updated by Josh Schmid: Bridge fully demolished
NS - Portage Viaduct (4th) (Wyoming County, New York)
Steel arch bridge over Genesee River on Norfolk Southern Railway
December 29, 2018: New photo
Newfield Covered Bridge 32-55-01 (Tompkins County, New York)
Town Lattice through truss with supplemental arches over West Branch Cayuga Inlet on Covered Bridge Street in Newfield Hamlet
December 29, 2018: New photos
Stone Arch Bridge (Hennepin County, Minnesota)
Stone arch bridge over the Mississippi River at St. Anthony Falls in Minneapolis
November 2, 2018: New photos
West Liberty Covered Bridge (Ashtabula County, Ohio)
Through truss bridge over Cowles Creek on West Liberty Street
November 2, 2018: Added
Windsor Mills Covered Bridge 35-04-25 (Ashtabula County, Ohio)
Covered bridge over Phelps Creek on Warner Hollow Road
November 2, 2018: New photos
Smolen-Gulf Covered Bridge 35-04-64 (Ashtabula County, Ohio)
Modern covered bridge over the Ashtabula River on CR 25 near Ashtabula
November 2, 2018: New photos
Harpersfield Covered Bridge 35-04-19 (Ashtabula County, Ohio)
Two-span covered bridge with steel through truss approach over Grand River on Harpersfield Road
November 2, 2018: New photos
Ashtabula Bridge (Ashtabula County, Ohio)
Movable through truss bridge over Ashtabula River on West Fifth Street (OH 531) in Ashtabula
November 2, 2018: New photos
Vrooman Road Bridge (Lake County, Ohio)
Warren Polygonal pony truss bridge over Grand River on Vrooman Road
November 2, 2018: New photos
Conrail - Kingston Tunnel (Ulster County, New York)
Abandoned tunnel under Delaware Ave & Hasbrouck Ave on U&D Kingston Point Branch
November 2, 2018: New photos
Conrail - Frank Keonig Boulevard Overpass (Ulster County, New York)
Abandoned pony/through plate girder bridge over Frank Keonig Boulevard/NY 9W on Railroad
November 2, 2018: New photos
Wurts Street Bridge (Ulster County, New York)
Suspension bridge over Rondout Creek on Wurts Street in Kingston
November 2, 2018: New photos
Wallkill Valley Rail Trail - Rosendale Trestle (Ulster County, New York)
Deck truss bridge over Rondout Creek and Main Street on Railroad
November 2, 2018: New photos
Five Arches Bridge (Ulster County, New York)
Open-spandrel arch bridge over Esopus Creek on 28A
November 2, 2018: New photo
Ashokan Dividing Weir Bridge (Ulster County, New York)
Open-spandrel arch bridge over Ashokan Reservoir on Reservoir Road
November 2, 2018: New photo
Lovers Leap Bridge (Litchfield County, Connecticut)
Lenticular through truss bridge over Housatonic River on Abandoned section of Pumpkin Hill Road
November 2, 2018: New photos
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"