Augusta Bridge On The Verge Of Collapse

AUGUSTA, KANSAS-  Abandoned Bridges. They hold secrets to the past, how they once served farms and communities, and how they were constructed. They fit the natural scenery, and sometimes, they are best left as is, right? Unless they have little or no value and are best served as fishing piers, natural habitats and photo opportunities,…
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Mystery Bridge Nr. 68: The Pedestrian Bridge At Schkopau

In connection with the series on Saxony-Anhalt through sister column, The Flensburg Files, we have another mystery bridge to solve. This one is between Grosskorbetha (where the railroad overpass is located) and the city of Halle, in the town of Schkopau. Located along the Saale River north of Merseburg, the town has 10,900 inhabitants, located…
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Times Beach Bridge: Time Is Ticking For This Historic Bridge

EUREKA/ ST.LOUIS, MISSOURI-  When tourists think of or visit the US, one of the characteristics they will mention first is The Mother Road, also known as Route 66.  Ninety years ago this year, US 66 was established, connecting Chicago with Los Angeles, passing through St. Louis, Springfield, Tulsa, Albuquerque, Santa Fe and Flagstaff. It was…
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