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Settles Bridge

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Overview
Lost Bridge over Dan River
Location
Rockingham County, North Carolina
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1870
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.41108, -79.82656   (decimal degrees)
36°24'40" N, 79°49'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/605210/4030184 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 91882 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

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  • January 10, 2021: Added by Jimmy Walters

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Settles Bridge
Posted July 19, 2021, by William shelton (Williamshelton [at] triad [dot] rr [dot] com)

SETTLE'S BRIDGE

Settle's Bridge, spanning the Dan River on Settles Bridge Road north of Wentworth, was one of Rockingham County's three covered bridges. Built about 1870, it was named for Thomas Settle Jr., a prominent Republican and associate N.C. Supreme Court justice at the time.