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William G. Godden Collection: GoddenD18

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  • Title: Madison Bridge, Ohio River
  • Creator(s): Godden, William G.
  • Date:
  • Location: Kentucky/NORTH AMERICA/United States
  • Structure: Madison Bridge (Ky.)

Description: Madison Bridge, Ohio River. This slide shows in the foreground the simply supported approach spans consisting of deck trusses with X-bracing in the mid-span panel where, due to live load, the vertical shear can act in either direction with equal intensity. (Kentucky)

See also:
Bridge trusses: Simply supported

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