Where in the Valley: A Cranky Piece of History
Do you know where to locate this impressive piece of ironwork?
Photo by Alex Israel/Wikimedia Commons
This is the only hand-cranked drawbridge in its county, and perhaps in the United States. Back in the day, fishermen on sloops heading up and down the creek got out of their vessel, cranked up the drawbridge, sailed across, got out again and cranked down the drawbridge for vehicular traffic. Where in the Valley is this impressive piece of ironwork? The first reader to submit the correct answer below will be named in our next issue.