Robert C. Byrd Bridge
The 720-foot Robert C. Byrd Bridge crosses the Ohio River and connects Huntington, West Virginia to Chesapeake, Ohio. The bridge replaced the old two-lane bridge and was dedicated in 1991 in honor of West Virginia's long-time senator Robert C. Byrd.
Backstory and Context
- "Bridge opening sparks memories." The Ironton Tribune. 6 Nov. 1994.
- "Bridge's old spire getting a new lease." Herald-Dispatch. 29 Oct. 1995.
- Chambers, Bryan. "Plaza to reopen in December." 26 Nov. 2006 Herald-Dispatch [Huntington]. 27 Nov. 2006