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Sideroad 25 Bridge

Sideroad 25 Bridge

Primary Photographer(s): Nathan Holth and Luke Gordon

Bridge Documented: March 13, 2011

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Key Facts

Facility Carried / Feature Intersected
Sideroad 25 Over North Saugeen River
Location
Arran-Elderslie: Bruce County, Ontario: Canada
Construction Date and Builder / Engineer
By Builder/Contractor: Dickson Bridge Works Company of Campbellford, Ontario

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

Historic Significance Rating (HSR)
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Bridge Documentation

This bridge is a Warren pony truss of relatively lightweight construction. It has a very unusual detail in that on each of the two truss lines, short sections of channel are riveted to the top of the top chord at two connection points. This appears to be an original detail designed to provide additional strength where engineers felt it was needed. It may be further evidence that this bridge is a lightweight bridge that attempted to make a very economical use of materials. The bridge today remains in relatively good condition. Historic integrity is also good with the replacement of original railings the only noteworthy alteration.

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