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Cochrane Bridge

Cochrane Bridge Mobile Alabama
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Stock #: 96957
Type: Postcard
Era: Linen
City: Mobile
State: Alabama (AL)
County: Mobile
Publisher: Carter's News Agency
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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Cochrane Bridge across the headwaters of Mobile Bay, erected at a cost of $2,500,000.00 crosses the mouth of 5 rivers emptying into Mobile Bay. It is an important link in the Old Spanish Trail-connecting Mobile, Ala. With Pensacola, Florida. The center span is one block long and lifts vertically, 135 long above the water allowing the largest of ocean-going vessels to pass, It is not a toll bridge, but a free bridge.