Arch Bridges and Their Builders 1735-1835

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Contents

Bridges in the country
19
Timber bridges
28
Architecture hydraulique and Essex
38
Theory of arches and Pontypridd
46
Four ancient bridges
54
Blackfriars Bridge
63
John Smeaton and Robert Mylne
80
Bridges by architects
105
The first iron bridges
132
Rennie and Telford early years
145
Iron and timber
155
Climax in masonry 132
175
Appendices
201
Glossary
209
A note on references
215
Bibliography of chief printed references
229

Navigable aqueducts
125

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