Change and Continuity: The Life and Times of the Purdy Bridge


The definitive history of the Purdy Bridge in Henderson Bay, Washington.

“One water crossing with four (as of this writing) generations of bridges, each with its own problems and its own solution. Whether you’re an historian, an engineer or just a lover of a good tale, this is one to read.” Barton Wolfe, Architectural Commissioner, Pierce County Landmarks & Historical Preservation Commission; Board Member, Key Peninsula Historical Society.

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