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Images of the Alaska Highway

An Explorer's Guide to the Alaska Highway
Km 55.4: The Peace River Bridge at Taylor is the longest one on the highway. Opened in 1960, it is 649 meters (2,130 feet) long. The original suspension bridge, which opened on August 30, 1943, collapsed on October 16, 1957 when the north tower foundation sunk.

This photograph is © 2015 by Murray Lundberg, and is not to be copied without express permission.
Peace River Bridge, Alaska Highway

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