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Washington Avenue Lenticular Truss Bridge, Spanning Mad River, Waterbury, New Haven County, CT



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Location
Spanning Mad River, Waterbury, CT

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER CT-18
Building/structure dates: 1880 initial construction
Significance: This is one of only four lenticular trusses in the United States that was built by the Corrugated Metal Company.

Subjects
Civil Engineering
Bridge Construction
Iron Truss Bridges


Related Names
Corrugated Metal Company


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. GENERAL ELEVATION VIEW
2. GENERAL 'BARREL SHOT'
3. GENERAL ELEVATION VIEW SHOWING PROXIMITY OF BRIDGE TO SURROUNDING BUILDINGS
4. GENERAL VIEW SHOWING TRAFFIC CROSSING BRIDGE
5. DETAIL VIEW OF TOP CHORD
6. DETAIL VIEW SHOWING A PIN CONNECTION ON TOP CHORD


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