Craven County Digital History Exhibit

White Hall Bridge

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Title: White Hall Bridge

Creator: Reed, William Garrison

Subject: Seven Springs (N.C.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
                Bridges--North Carolina--Seven Springs

Description: Image of a bridge over the Neuse River at White Hall (now Seven Springs), N.C. Reed describes the image as, "Whitehall Bridge.--This occupies the place of the one destroyed by the Confederates on the morning of Dec. 16, 1862, and is viewed from about the centre of the position occupied by Co. A that forenoon. A rail fence along the bank would have made it look more familiar. The boards under the tree to the right form the roof of the ice-house of the 'Mutual Ice Co., of Seven Springs.'"

Date: October 1884

Type: Image

Format: 7-13/16x6 inches (199x150 mm)

Identifier: XXV.3

Source: Donated by William Garrison Reed, 1926.

Relation: One image from a collection of 48 images in a photo album.

Coverage: Seven Springs (N.C.)

Rights: Permission to use this photograph must be obtained from the New Bern-Craven County Public Library, 400 Johnson Street, New Bern, NC 28560. Must cite as: William Garrison Reed Photo Album, New Bern-Craven County Public Library.

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Images scanned and text prepared by Victor T. Jones, Jr.

This page last edited on 21 Aug 18.

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