Middlesboro WPA Bridge, North Side, DetailFootbridge east of 17th Street between Cumberland Ave and Ashbury Ave.
The Works Progress Administration was a Federal program during the Great Depression designed to provide jobs and make public improvements. A concrete bridge south of Ashbury St between the Middlesboro Intermediate School and 17th Street has the inscription “W.P.A. 1938.”
Middlesborough, Kentucky Brochure, Discover Downtown Middlesboro, www.downtownmiddlesboro.org. 2013.
Project originally submitted by Isaac Kremer on November 19, 2013.
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