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This Bridge In Mississippi Has A Dark And Evil History That Will Never Be Forgotten

Down a dirt road in Clarke County sits an old bridge with a sordid past that will forever remain part of a small town’s history. Spanning the Chickasawhay River in Shubuta, the now infamous bridge was the site of at least six hangings, earning it the nickname “Hanging Bridge.”

Even though this abandoned bridge hasn’t been used in years, its sinister reputation continues to haunt the small town of Shubuta. Were you familiar with this story behind this infamous bridge?

Daniella DiRienzo
Even though she was born in New York, Daniella has lived in the south pretty much her entire life. The self-proclaimed southerner graduated from the University of Southern Mississippi in 2011. Since graduation, she has worked as a freelance writer for several websites and opened a clothing consignment shop in her town of Picayune, MS.