STRESS INVESTIGATION AND STRENGTHENING OF THE ROYAL ALBERT BRIDGE, SALTASH

The paper deals with an investigation carried out by the research and development division of British Rail in connection with the introduction of heavier traffic across the Royal Albert Bridge, Saltash. As a result of this investigation it was found desirable to strengthen the bridge. The paper deals with some of the details of the method chosen and gives results of a subsequent retest of the bridge following strengthening. /Author/TRRL/

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 479-495
  • Serial:
    • Volume: 56

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00096885
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 30 1975 12:00AM