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Portal views on bridge.
Views of truss web.
P R M Co. Patterson NJ brand. This refers to Passaic Rolling Mill Company.
Top chord connections as viewed from on bridge.
Bottom chord connection as viewed from beside bridge. Also note how the truss has dropped here, twisting the bottom chord.
Bottom chord connections as viewed from on bridge.
View showing warping of bottom chord from partial collapse of abutment.
Vertical member and bottom chord.
Wire cable tied to tree and bridge to try to keep bridge from collapsing. This cable was under extreme tension.