Bridge Links

Swensrud Bridge

In case you cannot get enough of historic bridges and preservation, this page provides with with a guide to other websites you can access with a click on a link. The following links are below, this includes one to the Chronicles’ sister column, The Flensburg Files, whose themes are German-American as well as multicultural:

Non-Bridge Links:

DIG-IT Photo gallery (WDR)

The Flensburg Files

Arcadia Publishing

Trip Advisor

UNESCO World Heritage Site

German Society for Cultural Heritage (Denkmalschutz Stiftung)

National Park Service (USA)

English Heritage



Bridge Links:

Bernd Nebel Brücken-Website (German)

Bridge Design and Engineering



Bridges & Tunnels (German)

Camden Foundation Technologies

Covered Bridge Preservation Directory

Die schönsten Brücken Deutschlands (German)

Ernst & Sohn (German)

Geschichtsspuren (Traces of History- German)

Harald Theodore Halfpapp Bridge and Architectural Photography (German)

Highest Bridges

Historic American Builders Survey/ Historic American Engineering Record/ Historic American Landscape Record Historic and Notable Bridges of the US

Historic Bridge Foundation

Historic Bridges of Louisiana

Historic Bridges of Michigan (MDOT)

Historic Bridges of Minnesota (MnDOT)

Historic Bridges News


Historic Bridges of Pennsylvania (PennDOT)- incl. Bridge Marketing Program

History of Bridges

History in Your Own Backyard including YouTube Page

Indiana Transportation History

Indiana Historic Bridge Inventory  International Structure Database

John Marvig Railroad Bridge Photography

John Weeks III Photography

Medieval Stone Arch Bridges in Germany

Mead and Hunt

Missouri’s Historic Bridges (MoDOT)

National Trust for Historic Preservation (USA)


Ohio’s Historic Bridges

Ohio Historic Bridge Association

Iron and Early Steel Bridges of Ohio


Old Structures

Preservation in Pink

Tall Bridge Guy

Texas Escapes  (Historic places (including bridges) in Texas)

Historic Bridges of Texas (TxDOT)

The Happy Pontist

The Timber Bridges of Switzerland

Transportation History

VJM Metal Craftsman

Wonders of World Engineering

Workin Bridges

World Heritage Sites: List of Candidates for WHS in Iran