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Old 01-25-2013, 04:09 PM   #150
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Originally Posted by rhino_adv View Post
Here we have the Airtight Bridge, a through truss bridge over Embarras River on TR 275, northeast of Charleston, 3 mi. northwest of Ashmore. The bridge was built in 1914 by the Decatur Bridge Company. The architect was Claude L. James. It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1981 as survey number 81000211. The bridge is open to traffic with a total length: 189.5 ft., a deck width: 15.4 ft. and vertical clearance above deck: 13.2 ft.

Brad
Brad thanks for posting. I had a great time near this bridge in '91 while attending EIU. This will be a must visit in April when I will be going to Moonshine.
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