A marvel of its time, the Rainbow Bridge was an ancient timber arch bridge built in China during the 11th century. With only a silk painting depicting the bridge in its original village, a structural engineer recently assisted a team of Chinese engineers to reconstruct the bridge to its original size. In the 3 weeks the team was on location in Shanghai, they also managed to build a bamboo suspension bridge over a gorge from scratch.

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    Scranton Gillette Communications

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  • Publication Date: 2000-3


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  • Accession Number: 00790611
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 9 2000 12:00AM