This is a complete specification for movable railroad bridges. The specification covers the design, materials, loads and stresses, and general details of bascule bridges, drawbridges, and lift bridges. It also covers wire ropes, interlocking, and lubrication.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Material Extracted from Chapter 15 -- Steel Structures Area Manual for Railway Engineering.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Association of American Railroads

    Engineering Research Division
    Chicago, IL  United States  60616
  • Publication Date: 1972

Media Info

  • Pagination: 71 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00047838
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Association of American Railroads
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jan 4 1974 12:00AM