Changing the face of Charleston : The unbuilding of the Grace and Pearman Bridges
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Unbuilding Highlights
(Apr 10)
Meeting St. Stories
(Jul 10 2006)
East Bay Stories
(Oct 10 2006)
Drum Island Stories
(Feb 17)
Pearman Bridge Stories
(Apr 3)
Grace Bridge Stories
(Apr 3)
Imposions: Prep and boom
(Mar 27)
Unbuilding Bridge Blog
(July 23 2006)
Unbuilding Challenges
(Mar 13)
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(Feb 20)
Unbuilding Stories
(Mar 13)
Video and Sounds
(Feb 28)

December 1, 2005: From SCDOT - a view from above What a difference looking from above makes. Starting around America Street and working our way around the Cooper River.

Here is the area between Meeting and East Bay St.

The East Bay Stonehenge - looking south

And Chris Vocci lifing sections of the Grace supports

The Grace and Pearman approaches to the Town Creek crossing

The Grace Town Creek mainspan after the October 11 Pearman blast

The Grace skeleton crossing Drum Island

And here is Pio and Richie and Jackie - removing the Grace roadway

The Ravenel, Grace and Pearman main spans

Looking north up Town Creek and the Grace main span

back at the port, here is Chris

East Bay and Line 14 ramp to the Ravenel Bridge

The Pearman ramp approaching East Bay

Around America St

The Town Creek crossing

The Town Creek crossing

The Ravenel and Town Creek

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