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Old Wisla Bridge (completed 1857)

International Historic Civil Engineering Landmark

This historic bridge is the first example of a long span lattice-truss bridge on the european mainland. By combining the original american idea of wooden trusses with the tubular concept of the Britannia bridge, Wales. A new type of dense lattice truss structure made iron was developed. This pattern of engineering was then disseminated throughout the continent

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Comments (4)

Olly Du on April 19, 2008

und nochmal solche dynamik...

Zenn Maar on November 19, 2010

Also!! Great shot!! Greetings from German

miguel jimenez on January 2, 2011

Acabo de descubrir tu galería y me parece impresionante. Te incluyo entre mis fotógrafos favoritos.

Foto-Uli on October 4, 2011

Super Aufnahme, gefällt mir sehr gut, Greetings Foto-Uli

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  • Uploaded on January 27, 2008
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    by Adam Welber
    • Taken on 2008/01/27 18:41:50