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Simple Engineering of 19th Century Bridge Stands Test of Time

Simple Engineering of 19th Century Bridge Stands Test of Time

I’d read that the Jediah Hill covered bridge, named for my 4x great-grandfather who built it in 1850, was constructed in a queen-post truss design. My curiosity about all things related to my ancestors’ doings being insatiable, I set out to learn more: A queen-post bridge has […]

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