Sunday, June 27, 2010

The ORIGINAL Burning of the Bridge - A Firsthand Account from 147 Years Ago

Click HERE for pics and information about the ORIGINAL burning of the Columbia-Wrightsville Bridge on June 28, 1863. John Quincy Denney and several others were ordered to burn the bridge to thwart the Confederate advance from the Wrightsville side. The Columbia Historical Preservation Society recently obtained a letter written by Denney describing the bridge burning.

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