BHC Newsflyer: 19 February, 2021

Iron Bridge spanning the River Zwickau in Aue-Schlema

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Headlines:

Rehabilitation Starts on 900 year old bridge in Cambodia

Link: https://www.khmertimeskh.com/50806006/900-year-old-bridge-restoration-starts/

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Hilliard Road Viaduct near Cleveland, Ohio to be Replaced

Link: https://www.cleveland.com/news/2021/02/historic-hilliard-road-bridge-to-be-replaced-and-planners-want-your-input.html

Bridge Info: http://bridgehunter.com/oh/cuyahoga/1830147/

https://pressbooks.ulib.csuohio.edu/bridges-of-metropolitan-cleveland/wp-content/uploads/sites/62/2019/05/Figure_XXV.png
Source: Cleveland State University Bridge Archives

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Oldest Hull River Crossing to undergo extensive Rehabilitation

Link: https://www.hulldailymail.co.uk/news/hull-east-yorkshire-news/historic-river-hull-bridge-reopen-4988989

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Flood-damaged Historic Bridge in Iran Restored:

Link: https://www.tehrantimes.com/news/458094/Flood-hit-historical-bridge-in-Lorestan-restored

Bridge Photos: https://www.alaedin.travel/en/attractions/iran/dorud/chalan-chulan-bridge

Source: Hamid2524, CC BY-SA 4.0 https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0, via Wikimedia Commons

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In-Kind Restoration Planned at the Bagnell Dam Bridge in Missouri

Link: https://eu.lakenewsonline.com/story/news/2021/02/16/bagnell-dam-bridge-work-strictly-rehabilitation-project-lanes-not-widened/6769144002/

Info: http://bridgehunter.com/mo/miller/bagnell-dam/

Photo by James Baughn

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Repairs to be carried out at the Port Britannia Bridge in Wales

Link: https://www.newcivilengineer.com/latest/repairs-begin-on-wales-anglesey-rail-and-road-bridge-17-02-2021/

Bridge Information: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Britannia_Bridge

File:Britannia Bridge Train crossing 3.jpg

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Entries are being taken for the ASCE Bridge Photo Contest

Link: https://woobox.com/7p2r7v

ASCE Bridgepics on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/asce_bridgepics/

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Update on the River Road Covered Bridge near Troy, Vermont: facebook page

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Chemnitz Viaduct spanning the River Chemnitz and Annaberger Strasse.