Dominion Atlantic Railway
Bear River Bridge

Digby County, Nova Scotia

Dominion Atlantic Railway: Bear River Bridge, Digby County, Nova Scotia, 18 Oct 2011

Dominion Atlantic Railway    Bear River Bridge    18 October 2011   9:41am

Today, the three piers 14, 13 and 12 at the east end of the bridge are to
be demolished, by exploding  dynamite  in holes drilled in the concrete.
At the time of  this photograph,  pier 13  had already  been demolished
and an aerial bucket is being used to load dynamite in a hole in pier 12.
In  about  twenty-five  minutes,  the  tide  will  be  at  its  lowest  level.

Go To:   Photographs of the Bear River bridge

Go To:   Photographs of the Sissiboo River bridge

Go To:   History of Railway Companies in Nova Scotia

Go to:   Home Page

Valid HTML 4.01 webpage
W3C HTML Validation Service
Valid CSS webpage
W3C CSS Validation Service

First uploaded to the WWW:   2011 December 11