Runks Road
Runks Bridge, Huntington County, Pa.

Bridges, &c.


Historic Bridges in the News
A quick survey of bridge news from the Web


Monocacy Aqueduct
Seven-arch stone span
Dickerson, Md.

Missing 1894 Horseheads Bridge Co. bridge
Pin-connected through truss
Somerset County, Pa.

Smithfield Street Bridge
Lenticular truss

Bardwell's Ferry Bridge
Wrought-iron lenticular truss
Conway, Mass.

Bollman Bridge
Metal through-truss
Meyersdale, Pa.

Bollman Truss Bridge
Savage, Md.

Runks Bridge
Metal through-truss
Huntingdon County, Pa.

Runks Bridge in Autumn 2002

Runks Bridge in Autumn 2003

Henszey's Bridge
Metal bowstring truss
Summerdale, Pa.

Aqueducts of the C&O Canal
Stone aqueducts, and more


Crusade Along a Canal
George Lewis's campaign to rebuild the C&O Canal's Catoctin Aqueduct

Monocacy Aqueduct Stabilization
The Park Service completes a $6.4-million renovation

Academic Support
The U. of Massachusetts at Amherst plans to save old bridges by moving them to campus and re-using them

Surveying History, One Bridge at a Time
Architecture students survey covered bridges for the National Park Service

At Work on the Living Bridges of New York City
A bridge consultant in New York

Elegant Exercises in Engineering
Bridges of the lower Delaware Valley

Little Places That Were Something and Became Nothing
The Wire Bridge, New Portland, Me.