Deck Arch

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Arch Bridges - Types of Arch Bridge - Deck Arch Bridge
... These Harlem River bridges are all supported deck arch bridges The center span of the deck of the Fremont Bridge is suspended and the deck acts as a tie, while ... The area between the arch and the deck is known as the spandrel ... usually the case in a masonry or stone arch bridge, the bridge is called a closed-spandrel arch bridge ...

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