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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.
1964 (footbridge)
Wilmot vicinity and Dillsboro vicinity, North Carolina, USA (Tuckaseigee River)
Bridgemeister ID:218
O'Donnell ID:107
Coordinates:N 35.40421 W 83.29348
Maps:Acme, Google, MapQuest
Principals:Roanoke Bridge Co.
Use:Footbridge
Status:In use (last checked, 2002)
Main cables:Wire (steel)
Suspended spans:2
Main spans:137f, 139f
Notes
  • A 4/4/2002 article in The Sylva Herald And Ruralite ("Repairing Last Swinging Bridge") notes this bridge was completed 1964, but Patrick S. O'Donnell sent me a photo of a 1906 Roanoke Bridge Co. builder's plate attached to one of the towers.
Photo by Patrick S. O'Donnell

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