TI Bridge Celebrates 75th Birthday

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The Thousand Islands Bridge is celebrating 75 years of operation with an open house this Saturday.

It will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. near the toll plaza at the U.S. mainland.

A presentation on the bridge's construction including archival images and video will be hosted by historian Brian Phillips,
Rockport, ON.

Entertainment will be provided by the 10th Mountain Division Band and Brockville Pipes & Drums, Brockville, ON.

More than 100 automobiles are expected to participate in a vintage auto show.

Children's activities are planned.

Construction of the Thousand Islands Bridge began in May 1937 and a dedication ceremony marking the completion was August 18, 1938.

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Thursday, August 21, 2014
, Watertown, NY

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