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This June 25, 1958 photo shows the erection of the structural steel for the spill- way bridge that will go over the Taintor Gates. Behind the new steel work, you can see the archway that was part of the old approach to the bridge from Oxford. (Photo Courtesy of Blakeslee Arpaia Chapman, Inc., Branford.  Their parent company, C. W. Blakeslee & Sons built the Stevenson Dam in 1917.)