Clinch Valley high bridge color

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Sun Dec 4 08:32:55 EST 2016

On 12/3/2016 8:36 PM, NW Mailing List wrote:

> I believe that low bridges on N&W in the steam era, that passed over a 
> state or Federal highway were silver,

This would make sense in that the bridge would be more visible to tall 
vehicular traffic on a dark and stormy night. That said, looking at some 
of the current videos on YouTube where trucks and large RV's peel the 
their tops off even in the daylight, it doesn't seem to make much 

Jimmy Lisle

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