Caruthersville Bridge was Completed

On December 1, 1976, the Caruthersville Bridge across the Mississippi was completed on this day. 

This post was contributed by Ross Malone. A historian and a retired school teacher, Ross has authored many books about Missouri’s history, weird facts, and folk tales. He has also written children’s historical fiction. Visit his website, and buy his books in the Missouri Life store.

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