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Bridge # 1 - The Old Swinging Bridge north of Breese

The Swinging Bridge served as a roadway across Shoal Creek about one mile north of Route 50. The entire bridge was built by farmers who owned property near the bridge. The bridge was damaged and almost removed in 1946, but it was repaired. That lasted for about ten years until it was destroyed beyond repair and never used again. Nothing remains of the bridge today.

Swinging_Bridge_over_Shoal_Creek_Bridge_on_Old_State_Rd.jpg Old_State_Road_Swinging__Bridge_Surface.jpg Swinging_Bridge_over_Shoal_Creek_on_Old_State_Road_2.JPG Rt_50_Bridge_Postcard.jpg Shoal_Creek_Bridge_Rt_50.JPG
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Album name:Johnratermann / Bridges
Filesize:44 KiB
Date added:Apr 19, 2009
Dimensions:500 x 360 pixels
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