Photo(s) of the Day: Memorial Bridge as It Has Rarely Been Seen
Before the opening of the new stretch of greenway in Roanoke last week, few Roanokers were given the opportunity to see the underside of one of Roanoke's most beautiful structures, Memorial Bridge in Raleigh Court.
This bridge is a beast, built in about 1932 and using enough concrete to construct a skyscraper. It is huge, elegant, powerful and a real looker. Here is the underside of the bridge, which is just as lovely in its way as is the top and sides.