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Strengthening historic covered bridges to carry modern traffic

Martin B. Reece

Strengthening historic covered bridges to carry modern traffic

by Martin B. Reece

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Published by Nova Science Publishers in Hauppauge, NY, USA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Covered bridges -- Maintenance and repair,
  • Wooden bridges -- Maintenance and repair,
  • Historic bridges -- Maintenance and repair,
  • Bridges -- Live loads

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementMartin B. Reece.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTG375 .R44 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23180459M
    ISBN 109781606925812
    LC Control Number2009009105
    OCLC/WorldCa313666250

    One of the three bridges (in hamlet of Shusan in the town of Salem) is now a covered bridge museum. The bridge is the only covered span in the U.S. to use "cast iron shoes" in its structural. Search for books, ebooks, Assuring bridge safety and serviceability in Europe Australia, Great Britain, New Zealand, Sweden / Bibliographic Details; Corporate Authors: United States. Federal Highway .

    To carry the heavy loadings of the railroad, iron was adopted for covered bridges, at first for only part of the truss, in either vertical or diagonal members, and later for the whole truss. Iron was soon replaced by steel, and a principal form of the modern railroad bridge . Strengthening historic covered bridges to carry modern traffic by Martin B. Reece. Transportation tunnels by Ponnuswamy, Victor. Practical tunnel construction by Gary B. .

      Heritage bridges, such as covered bridges, provide a connection to a past time and engineering methods, and form part of the architectural landscape. Accordingly, quality examples of heritage bridges .   Cornish has three covered bridges that still carry traffic, including the Cornish-Windsor bridge, the longest wooden bridge in the United States and the longest two-span covered bridge in .


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