Lady's Island Bridge

Historic Property
Alternate Name:
Woods Memorial Bridge
Street Address:
Carteret St., S of Bay St.;(Beaufort County)

Site Number:
025-1402
Control Number:
U/13/025-1402
Tax Number:
R120 004 000 0011 0000
Date Surveyed:
1997
Category:
Structure
Construction Date:
1959
Historic Use:
Transportation
Current Use:
Transportation
Signficant Architectural Features:
Swing span highway bridge, Pratt through truss type with rigid joints; 248 ft. in length, curb width of 28 ft.; designed by SCDHPT
Historical Information:
The Metal Truss Highway Bridge Inventory (SCDHPT, 1981) indicates that this bridge was constructed/fabricated by the Diamond Construction Co. in 1957 or 1959 (the form states 1957 but also referenced an inscription in the concrete approach reading "1959)
Source of Historical Information:
Metal Truss Highway Bridge Inventory, SCDHPT, 1981. Historic Beaufort Foundation historic sites survey files.
Quadrangle Name:
Beaufort