Climbing the Etowah River bridge

An iron bridge over the Etowah River was built in the late 1800s near the location of the current bridge by Heritage Park. Some adventurous Canton residents climb aboard the structure in this postcard from 1913 (via the Cherokee County Historical Society).

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Courtesy the Cherokee County Historical Society

Click to enlarge (Courtesy the Cherokee County Historical Society)

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