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0099: Cabell-Wayne Historical Society Collection
Marshall University Archives and Special Collections
Guyandotte C&O Railroad bridge, Jan. 1913, b & w The bridge collapsed New Years Day, 1913, after C&O train No. 99 crashed through the center span. Engineer Charles "Shorty" Webber and six bridge workers were killed. High water with logs undermined the falsework (temporary bridge supports.)
"Guyandotte C&O Railroad bridge, Jan. 1913" (1913). 0099: Cabell-Wayne Historical Society Collection. 218.