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Collapse of Duplessis Bridge recalls the twisted mass of girders which was once the Niagara Falls View bridge. Huge piles of ice jammed against abutments of the doomed structure and 4;500 tons of scrap steel fell into gorge. It was 40 years old Open in full size

Collapse of Duplessis Bridge recalls the twisted mass of girders which was once the Niagara Falls View bridge. Huge piles of ice jammed against abutments of the doomed structure and 4;500 tons of scrap steel fell into gorge. It was 40 years old

Picture, 1937, English

Collapse of Duplessis Bridge recalls the twisted mass of girders which was once the Niagara Falls View bridge. Huge piles of ice jammed against abutments of the doomed structure and 4;500 tons of scrap steel fell into gorge. It was 40 years old

Picture, 1937, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Canada - Ontario - Niagara Falls - Bridges - Falls View Bridge

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0106858f