A YouTube director from Denton named Jim, who goes by the moniker SilkOlive, has posted today a haunting two-minute film about the Old Alton Bridge just south of Denton, which has been on the National Register of Historic Sites since 1988. Only, it's better known amongst the local Peter Venkmans as "Goatman's Bridge." You can check out the film here. --Robert Wilonsky
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