New River Bridge, Radford

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Address
Bissett Park
Radford, VA 24141
Region Blue Ridge Highlands
Locality Radford City
Phone: (540) 731-5031
Email Address info@glencoemuseum.org

New River Bridge, Radford, Trails sign at far west end of Bisset Park off Route 11 - Union troops attacked and burned this critical railroad bridge May 10, 1864, following their victory at Cloyd's Mountain the day before. The bridge was back in action in a month and survived until the last days of the war.




Last Updated: 7/20/2011 11:26 AM
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