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Posted by Sarah Cole on May 26, 2011 in Civil Engineering
The deck is supported by McAlloy tie bars running up to a vertical A frame then onto raking A frames with the tie bars being held down with a 50tonne counter weight in the form of a millstone. The A frame stays are on the west bank of the river, between the river and the mill leat. Access was a major factor in erecting the masts and deck section.
The bridge was erected by installing the 2A frame masts and fixing the back...