Daily Archives: November 23, 2005

Columbia-Wrightsville Bridge celebrates quiet birthday

The Columbia-Wrightsville Bridge spanning the Susquehanna River quietly passed its 75th anniversary on Veterans Day, Nov. 11. Many stories surround the 7,500-foot-long structure, in secondary use since construction of the Wright’s Ferry Bridge in 1972. But first its vital statistics:

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