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Normanby Bentinck Townline Bridge

Normanby Bentinck Townline Bridge

Primary Photographer(s): Nathan Holth and Rick McOmber

Bridge Documented: April 11, 2015

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Key Facts

Facility Carried / Feature Intersected
Normanby Bentinck Townline Over Beatty Saugeen River
Location
West Grey: Grey County, Ontario: Canada
Construction Date and Builder / Engineer
By Builder/Contractor: Unknown

Technical Facts

Rehabilitation Date
Not Available or Not Applicable
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 traditional example of a riveted pony truss. It retains original lattice railings, with modern guide rail added in front. The design of the v-lacing on the vertical members which include outriggers, is similar to bridges that were known to have been built by the Ontario Bridge Company of Toronto in the 1920s, suggesting this bridge might have similar origins. No plaque survives on this bridge to confirm this possibility.

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