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Eggners Ferry Bridge

This 2002 photo of Eggners Ferry Bridge across Kentucky Lake shows the bridge before its destruction.
This 2002 photo of Eggners Ferry Bridge across Kentucky Lake shows the bridge before its destruction.

Prior to the 1920s highway bridges crossing large rivers were almost non-existent in rural America.  The reason for this is most highways, as we know them, simply didn’t exist.  And the reason for that is not many people in rural America had cars.

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