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Frank Forney, Philadelphia, cutting wood with his nephew on Route 11 in Antwerp. Photo: David Sommerstein
Frank Forney, Philadelphia, cutting wood with his nephew on Route 11 in Antwerp. Photo: David Sommerstein

Listen: The man who painted one of the St. Lawrence's tallest bridges

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You never know who you're going to meet by the side of the road in the North Country.

David Sommerstein stopped to chat with a guy sawing firewood, and it turns out he painted one of the tallest bridges over the St. Lawrence River.

David Talked with Philadelphia's Frank Forney about wood cutting, suspension bridges, and why they're always green.

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David Sommerstein
Reporter/ Producer

Listen to the full piece here, or hear more from NCPR's ongoing series, Heard Up North.

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