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Good Bridge.

--The iron draw-bridge, placed by the James River and Kanawha Canal Company over the Dock, foot of 17th street, was tried on Tuesday, and found to operate admirably, on its centre of gravity. A large number of persons assembled to see the first turn made by so extensive a wheel.

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