Japan's Bridges: Hiyori Bridge across the Kitakami River in Ishinomaki (1)
June 2011 (38.415 Degrees, 141.312 Degrees) Miyori-Ohashi
Standing on a hill looking down at the tsunami-devastated town of Ishinomaki, Japan. However, the recently retrofitted Hiyori Bridge is undamaged. It's a haunched steel box girder bridge across the mouth of the Kitakami River. We'll take a closer look at it tomorrow.