Changing the face of Charleston : The unbuilding of the Grace and Pearman Bridges
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September 11, 2005:
Between Meeting St and East Bay

A lot has happened over the past week. Here is where it all started - where I-26 diverges from the US-17 Pearman on-ramp. Nothing ....

The edge of the Pearman on-ramp

Here is a view from Meeting Street. Very clean. The stacks of concrete panels (on the right) are sections removed from the Pearman bridge.

Here is what is left of the Hanover overpass

This is what remains of the Pearman on-ramp and the East Bay off-ramp

And the America St. overpass

Here is the other end of the East Bay off-ramp

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