Daily Archives: February 11, 2012

Jacobs Creek (1801) – First Modern Suspension Bridge

Flickr photographer Suspensionstayed wrote to me about America’s very first modern suspension bridge, which “was built in 1801 across Jacobs Creek on the road from Connellsville to Mt. Pleasant in an area now known as Iron Bridge, just east of Scottdale.”  … Continue reading

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Suspension Bridges

During a recent search for Broad Ford references, I came across the photography of Suspensionstayed on Flickr. He has a great compendium of photos showing the details of suspension bridges found all over the world. Bridge #841 details the remains of the … Continue reading

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Trains & Trails Photography

The photographer whose photos of Broad Ford are featured on Karen’s Branches has again changed his moniker on Flickr.  He is now known as Trains & Trails, which pretty much identifies his main interests in photography.  His Broad Ford collection on Flickr is still the … Continue reading

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