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

Pratt Bridge
1844-20th century
Drawing: Historic American Engineering Record

Diagonals in tension, verticals in compression (except for hip verticals adjacent to the inclined end posts).

Length: 25-150 feet (8-45 meters)

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