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10th Sideroad SDR Bridge

10th Sideroad SDR Bridge

Primary Photographer(s): Nathan Holth and Rick McOmber

Bridge Documented: April 11, 2015

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Key Facts

Facility Carried / Feature Intersected
10th Sideroad SDR Over Beatty Saugeen River
Location
West Grey: Grey County, Ontario: Canada
Construction Date and Builder / Engineer
1913 By Builder/Contractor: Corbet Foundry and Machine Company of Owen Sound, Ontario

Technical Facts

Rehabilitation Date
1998
Main Span Length
Not Available
Structure Length
Not Available
Roadway Width
Not Available
Spans
1 Main Span(s)
NBI Number
Not Applicable

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Bridge Documentation

This bridge is a rare surviving example of a bridge documented as having been built by the Corbet Foundry and Machine Company of Owen Sound, Ontario. The bridge has latticed vertical members that also serve as outriggers. The latticed design distinguishes this bridge from the other riveted pony truss bridges in this region, which generally use v-lacing or battens on outriggers.

This bridge is also noted for its substantial skew.

Visit the Snake Creek Bridge for further discussion of Corbet.

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