Watino, Alberta - Smoky River Bridge now demolished.
The old Smoky River Bridge at Watino (south east of Tangent or southwest of Girouxville) along Highway 49 was built in 1950 at a cost of $841,000. The new bridge was being built just to the left of this one, when this photo was taken, summer of 2009. The new $42.8 million bridge was completed with the grand opening held Jan 21, 2010. The old bridge was disassembled and removed. Watino, Alberta