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Historic Preservation & Archaeology > Learn About Topics > Buildings & Bridges > Bridge Structure & Styles > Town Lattice Bridge Town Lattice Bridge

Town Lattice Bridge
(Wood)
1820 - late 19th century
Drawing: Historic American Engineering Record

A system of cross-hatched wooden diagonals with no verticals.

Length: 50-220 feet (15-66 meters)