High-performance steel bridges

early experiences of the New York State Thruway Authority.
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U.S. Dept. of Transportation, Federal Highway Administration , [Washington, D.C.]
New York State Thruway Authority., Bridges, Iron and steel -- New York (State) -- Design and construc
Other titlesHigh performance steel bridges., Early experiences of the New York State Thruway Authority.
ContributionsUnited States. Federal Highway Administration.
The Physical Object
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Pagination[4] p.
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The High Steel Bridge was the second of two large steel arches to be erected by the Simpson Logging Company on Forest Service land in These bridges carried Crosses: South fork, Skokomish River.