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Eggners Ferry Bridge Collapse

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Monday, February 6, 2012

This morning the 8200-ton cargo ship Delta Mariner was moved downstream from Eggner's Ferry Bridge.  Workers cleared most of the wreckage from the ship, freeing it from the collapsed span of the bridge.

Below are photos courtesy of Keith Todd showing the wreckage on Saturday as well as the ship moving downstream today.

Delta Mariner Moved, Photo 1

Delta Mariner Moved, Photo 2

Delta Mariner Moved, Photo 3

Delta Mariner Moved, Photo 4

Delta Mariner Moved, Photo 5


Honker Bay
Photo by John Mahler

Honker Bay, located near The Nature Station, is a great place to hike or simply stop to observe a beautiful sunset.