Entries Tagged as ‘Bridges & Trestles’

Tuesday, December 12, 2006 at 8:56 pm

Daily Flickr Photo: Swiss Train

I know: we’ve seen this scene before. I don’t care. Photo by Claudia1967.

Thursday, November 30, 2006 at 2:54 pm

Daily Flickr Photo: Newark Slough Swing Bridge

Cris Benton uses kite aerial photography to take pictures of many things from an interesting angle, including several abandoned railway bridges — like this swing bridge over Newark Slough in California. Photo by KAP Cris.

Wednesday, November 22, 2006 at 10:01 pm

Daily Flickr Photo: Clio Trestle

Eight — count ’em — eight UP locomotives pull a train across the Clio Trestle in 1995. Photo by Matt (mistergoleta).

Wednesday, November 15, 2006 at 9:21 pm

Daily Flickr Photo: Bridge Over St. Croix River

I refuse to apologize for posting so many bridge photos — not when there are so many fine ones out there, like Jim Brekke’s shot of this bridge over the St. Croix River, on the Wisconsin-Minnesota border. Photo by Jim’s outside photos.

Friday, November 10, 2006 at 11:57 pm

Daily Flickr Photo: Viaduct and Tunnel

A classic view along the line from Chur to St. Moritz. Photo by Trui Jentink.

Thursday, November 9, 2006 at 9:45 pm

Daily Flickr Photo: Battle River Trestle

Another bridge for you. Wolfgang Schlegl’s tremendous photo of the tremendous 845-metre Battle River trestle in Alberta looks different because he shot it using HDR. Photo by A guy with A camera.

Wednesday, November 8, 2006 at 8:32 pm

Daily Flickr Photo: James River Bridge

This concrete viaduct reminds me of the ones built by the Lackawanna. My partner Jennifer likes it when I find photos of railroad bridges (so expect to see more like this). Photo by 100wordminimum.

Thursday, November 2, 2006 at 9:08 pm

Daily Flickr Photo: Abandoned Trestle

An abandoned steel trestle in Corbin, Montana; photo by Ron Armstrong. This was on the Milwaukee Road, wasn’t it?

Monday, October 30, 2006 at 7:28 pm

Daily Flickr Photo: Montreal River Trestle

The passenger coach window mars this photo somewhat, but Cory Dalus‘s photo of the Algoma Central’s Agawa Canyon train crossing the Montreal River trestle is still a great shot of an unusual structure: a trestle atop a hydroelectric dam.