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Richard V. Woods Memorial Bridge

 
 
Richard Woods Memorial Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, February 21, 2008
1. Richard Woods Memorial Bridge Marker
Western bank of Beaufort River
Inscription.
Dedicated in 1971
to the memory of
State Highway Patrolman
R.V. Woods (1935-1969)
and all other
South Carolina
Law Enforcement Officers
who died while serving
in the line of duty

 
Erected 1971.
 
Location. 32° 25.828′ N, 80° 40.198′ W. Marker is in Beaufort, South Carolina, in Beaufort County. Marker is on Carteret Street (U.S. 21) near Bay Street, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. On the western bank of the Beaufort River. Marker is in this post office area: Beaufort SC 29902, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Brigadier General Stephen Elliott CSA (within shouting distance of this marker); First Fort (within shouting distance of this marker); Beaufort South Carolina Tricentennial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Verdier House (about 400 feet away); Beaufort Female Benevolent Society (about 700 feet away); Beaufort Arsenal (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dr. Henry Woodward, Surgeon 1646-1686 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Beaufort County South Carolina (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Beaufort.
 
Also see . . .  Beaufort, South Carolina By Alexia Jones Helsley, Lawrence S. Rowland
Richard Woods Memorial Bridge, spans the Beaufort River image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, February 2008
2. Richard Woods Memorial Bridge, spans the Beaufort River
. Page 175, Beaufort in the Twentieth Century, 1900-1957 (Submitted on January 25, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.) 
 
Categories. Bridges & ViaductsMan-Made FeaturesNotable Persons
 
Richard Woods Memorial Bridge image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, February 2008
3. Richard Woods Memorial Bridge
the span -- one of two connecting Lady's Island to Port Royal Island,The Richard V. Woods Memorial Bridge in downtown Beaufort
Richard Woods Memorial Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2008
4. Richard Woods Memorial Bridge Marker
A "swing bridge" at work...opening for a sail boat, halting traffic on US 21
Richard Woods Memorial Bridge , Beaufort, SC image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2008
5. Richard Woods Memorial Bridge , Beaufort, SC
Also part of a Designated Blue Star Highway image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, February 21, 2008
6. Also part of a Designated Blue Star Highway
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,328 times since then and 82 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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