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Old 11-10-21, 06:02 PM
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Originally Posted by CroMo Mike View Post
I've kayaked under the Nickel Bridge and looked up at the bridge structure and heard it creaking. It was built in 1925. I don't drive over it anymore.
It was renovated about 25 years ago. That's when the divider walls were added. What prompted the renovation was a sidewalk incident wherein a jogger on the sidewalk fell through to his armpits when one concrete section gave way beneath him. You're not wrong to be concerned.
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I found a 10mm socket by the side of the road today. 10mm sockets just disappear and reappear.

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I don't have a picture handy, but my favorite roadside find is a buggy whip...
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