Lewis County Herald - Serving Hohenwald, Lewis County Tennessee Since 1898

Letter to Editor from Bob Berry

 
Series: Letter to the Editor | Story 7

November 5, 2020



Boat Launching

Stopped - Revenue Lost

Several years ago, the Murphy Bridge was replaced over Buffalo River on Napier Road. The new bridge is a little higher than the old bridge. When they built the new bridge they were determined to prevent boaters from launching boats, canoes or kayaks. This had been a favorite launching place for years for out-of-county groups and locals. Steel railings and other barriers were erected, apparently to prevent any boat launching. Steel railings sure don’t prevent flooding or erosion.

I often wade the river and fish in the Table Rock area which is down r...



For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.



 

Reader Comments
(0)

 
 

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2020

Rendered 11/25/2020 01:21