This category is for listing sites about the history of bridge construction and design. The category has two sub categories: Bridge Builders category for people who have made significant contributions in the field, and Historic Bridges

Subcategories 2

Bridge Signs
Douglas Coulter's collection of bridge maker's plates from wrought iron bridges of Illinois. Also features photographs of covered and iron bridges, and bridge postcards.
Building a Bridge
The story of the rebuilding of a bridge over the Blyth between Heveningham and Ubbeston in 1794.
China Bridge
Discover how China's Song dynasty during the eleventh and twelfth centuries used the high arch "rainbow bridge" to solve the problem of spanning a fast-moving river without impeding boat traffic. Nova online.
English versus American Bridges
Discussion on the merits of English and American iron bridges. Published in the 1874 edition of the Railway Gazette.
Instructions on Modern American Bridge Building
Full text of George Tower's illustrated book first published in 1874.
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