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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. On the western bank of the Beaufort River. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Beaufort SC 29902, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
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); Christensen-Fordham Building (within shouting distance of this marker); The Wallace House (within shouting distance of this marker); First Fort (within shouting distance of this marker); The Sam Levin Building (within shouting distance of this marker); The Capt. Francis Saltus House (about
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
300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Beaufort South Carolina Tricentennial (about 300 feet away); Verdier House (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Beaufort.
 
Also see . . .  Beaufort, South Carolina By Alexia Jones Helsley, Lawrence S. Rowland. Page 175, Beaufort in the Twentieth Century, 1900-1957 (Submitted on January 25, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.) 
 
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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
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on December 11, 2019. This page originally submitted on January 25, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,469 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on January 25, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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