Model of Bailey bridgework, scale .75" to 1', show

Made:
1946

Model of Bailey bridgework, scale .75" to 1', showing its use for rapid repairs to the partly destroyed San Andrea Bridge over the Santerno River near Castel del Rio, Italy in 1944, size of model on baseboard:- 6' x 3' nearly x 2'3" high, together with component parts.

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Details

Category:
Civil Engineering
Object Number:
1947-185
type:
model
credit:
Royal Corps of Engineers, Chatham
status:
Permanent collection

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