BHC Newsflyer: March 19, 2022

Lennetal Viaduct near Hagen (NRW), Germany- one of over 4000 motorway viaducts in Germany that are functionally obsolete and need to be replaced. Source: Civileng, CC BY-SA 3.0 https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0, via Wikimedia Commons

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Headlines:

Harpersfield Bridge in Ohio. Photo taken by James Baughn

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Harpersfield Covered Bridge in Ohio to close for a complete makeover. Reopening in 2024

Article: https://www.starbeacon.com/news/local_news/commissioners-approve-bid-for-harpersfield-covered-bridge-rehab/article_f788ab7a-9f21-11ec-b8a9-2be3f747ef66.html

Bridge Info: http://bridgehunter.com/oh/ashtabula/harpersfield/

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Truck Accident forces Closure of Llangollen Bridge in Wales, days after completed repair work.

Article: https://www.denbighshirefreepress.co.uk/news/19993778.llangollen-bridge-closed-lorry-collides-lamppost/

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Oblique view of Europebruecke near Rendsburg. Photo taken in May 2011

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Germany to invest billions of Euros more on new motorway bridges and viaducts

Article: https://www.tagesschau.de/inland/autobahn-bruecken-modernisierung-101.html

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Cherbourg Railroad Bridge in Bremerhaven Replaced

Link: https://www.nord24.de/bremerhaven/bruecke-demontiert-stahlkoloss-haengt-sicher-am-haken-75409.html

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Alte Brücke in Limburg. Source: Berthold Werner, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons

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Alte Brücke in Limburg/Lahn to Close for Rehabilitation

Article: https://www.fnp.de/lokales/limburg-weilburg/limburg-ort511172/limburg-ab-april-alte-bruecke-ein-gutes-halbes-jahr-gesperrt-91389288.html

Bridge Info:  https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alte_Lahnbr%C3%BCcke_(Limburg)

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BNSF Refute Ownership Claims over Bismarck-Mandan Railroad Bridge

Article: https://www.trains.com/trn/news-reviews/news-wire/bnsf-calls-preservation-groups-claim-state-owns-north-dakota-bridge-absurd/

Bridge Info: http://bridgehunter.com/nd/burleigh/bh44455/

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Union Chain Bridge Coming Back Together

Article: https://www.scotsman.com/heritage-and-retro/heritage/the-union-chain-bridge-linking-scotland-and-england-in-final-rebuilding-stage-3578909

Bridge Info: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Union_Chain_Bridge

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