Pella Chronicle

June 15, 2013

Early bridges topic for MCHS meeting

The Chronicle

Pella — On Monday June 17 the Marion County Historical Society will met at 7:30 pm at the Methodist Activity Center.  Larry Brown will be talking about several bridges shown on an 1875 map of Marion County.  He has found several pictures of bridges no longer in existence.  Everyone who has an interest in old bridges, especially those who have personal knowledge of them is invited to this meeting.  Bring your old pictures and newspaper clippings to share.  A copy machine will be available to help preserve this important aspect of Marion County history.  For more information contact 641-628-4716.