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Last wooden drawbridge granted historic status

Decision blocks plans to raze it

People watched as the Mitchell River Bridge was opened. (John Tlumacki/Globe Staff) People watched as the Mitchell River Bridge was opened.
By Eric Moskowitz
Globe Staff / October 22, 2010

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The state’s last wooden drawbridge, destined for the scrapheap by the state Department of Transportation, has a new lease on life. (Full article: 858 words)

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