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This is a single suspension bridge from my historical inventory of suspension bridges. Follow the Inventory link for more information about the inventory.
Long Bottom
Hinton, West Virginia, USA (New River)
Bridgemeister ID:2113
Status:Removed
Main cables:Wire (steel)
Notes
  • From a sign at the New River Gorge visitors center: "Built in the 1920's, this suspension bridge connected the New River Lumber Company sawmill with the Long bottom train station on the other side of the New River. Rail cars pulled by a steel cable carried lumber to the railroad station."
Photo by Eric Sakowski

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