I was going to take the night off for the holiday, but ran across these photos from July 28, 2002. It was dusk, both bridges were still standing, barges were running up and down the river and folks were gathering on the waterfront.
Gallery of Waterfront photos
Click on any photo to make it larger, then click on the left or right side to move through the gallery.
Other photos of the waterfront
Here are just a few of the stories and photos taken of Cape’s riverfront.
- Time exposure of old bridge at night from Illinois side
- Emerson Bridge at night
- Crash on the old bridge
- Old bridge being demolished
- Tourists taking photos on the riverfront
- Moon over the Emerson Bridge