The second stakeholders meeting on the rehabilitation of the historic John G. Lewis Memorial Bridge, which spans Catoctin Creek on Featherbed Lane, takes place from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 23, at the Old School Auditorium in Waterford. The one-lane bridge was built in 1889 and is a rare surviving example of a wrought […]
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The one-lane John G. Lewis bridge, spanning Catoctin Creek on Featherbed Lane, was built in 1889 and is a rare surviving example of a wrought iron truss bridge—one of only five still standing bridges built by the Variety Iron Company. A year ago, the Catoctin Creek Scenic River Advisory Committee led a successful effort to […]
Please mark your calendars: The Virginia Department of Transportation will hold a Section 106 meeting on the historic John G. Lewis bridge at the Old School in Waterford from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, March 26. The school is at 40222 Fairfax Street, Waterford, Virginia (just off Route 665 in the village). VDOT will be […]