This is a single suspension bridge from my historical inventory of suspension bridges.
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|Byram, Mississippi, USA (Pearl River)|
|Status:||In use, but restricted to foot traffic, early 1987 (last checked, 2008)|
|Main cables:||Wire (steel)|
|Side spans:||2 x 80f|
- Closed to vehicular traffic, 1987. Vandalized, 2006. In December of 2006 after several reports of vandalism, George Britt writes: "I walked the bridge December 24, 2006. It is in rough shape but you can still walk on it if you are careful. Vandals have started fires on the bridge span damaging the planks. Some planks are missing. There is also considerable graffiti about."
- Scheduled for restoration (repair of deck boards and grafitti), Fall, 2008.
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