Posted by wendyvee | Sep 23rd, 2010
The Rockville Bridge
Stone Masonry Arch Railroad Viaduct
submitted by: “wendyvee”
Quite often when I drive/ride past a “roadside wonder” on a regular basis, I forget just how remarkable it is. Such was the case with the Rockville Bridge until a few weeks ago.
As I was cruising along the eastern shore of the Susquehanna River (on my...
Posted by wendyvee | Jul 7th, 2010
submitted by “Scubapiggy” (Helen)
Well, here is one I found on my summer trip – it’s a ‘floating bridge’. Apparently it is closed to vehicle traffic in the winter, but open in the summer … and open to foot traffic all year long. I wouldn’t cross this one on a bet!
You have to love a pontoon bridge! This...
Posted by wendyvee | Apr 29th, 2010
Mystic River Bascule Bridge
submitted by “Jo”
Jo shares some snaps of the Mystic River Bridge in Mystic, Connecticut.
I love that everything is exposed on this bridge so that you can see how it works … how cool is that?!
Some Mystic Bridge Stats
Mystic Bridge on Wikipedia
A Closer Look At The Counterweights
Jo has a knack for finding cool stuff … click...