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Etowah Memorial Bridge, Gadsden, AL.
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North
N 34° 00.656 W 085° 59.958
16S E 592402 N 3763819
Quick Description: The Etowah Memorial Bridge crosses the Coosa River in Gadsden, AL. The bridge was opened in 1927 and is dedicated to the memory of the Etowah County World War (World War I) heroes who made the supreme sacrifice for the country.
Location: Alabama, United States
Date Posted: 11/25/2007 12:44:31 PM
Waymark Code: WM2NCR
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
Views: 72

Long Description:


The Etowah Memorial Bridge crosses the Coosa River in Gadsden, AL. The bridge was opened in 1927 and is dedicated to the memory of the Etowah County World War (World War I) heroes who made the supreme sacrifice for the country.

The plaque featured in the waymark is located on the north west end of the bridge.

Parking is available in downtown Gadsden on the west approach to the bridge. Gadsden City Hall is located next to the bridge. Parking is also available behind city hall.

Estimated length 1054 feet.


Date the Monument or Memorial was built or dedicated: 01/01/1927

Private or Public Monument?: Government

Name of the Private Organization or Government Entity that built this Monument: Built by the state of Alabama, Etowah County and the city of Gadsden.

Geographic Region where the Monument is located: North America

Physical Address of Monument:
Braod Street
Gadsden, AL USA
35902


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Website for this Monument: Not listed

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