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 

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"
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