Whitson Bridge

Whitson Bridge, the Oldest of it’s Kind in the US!
Whitson Bridge, the Oldest of it’s Kind in the US!
Whitson bridge in the Northern part of Tuscaloosa County, was the longest "simple span" timber structure in the United states.  Simple span, simply means that it crossed the river without any supports. Whitson Bridge was destroyed by fire around 12 midnight Saturday night and it's believed that a group of people started a small brush fire that engulfed the bridge accidentally... Read Mor