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  • 9) consists of a steel braced tower, on which revolves a large horizontal double cantilever; the forward part of this cantilever or jib carries the lifting crab, and the jib is extended backwards in order to form a support for the machinery and counter-balance.
  • The Taff is spanned by two bridges, one a four-arched bridge rebuilt in 1858-1859 leading to Llandaff, and the other a cantilever with a central swinging span of 190 ft.
  • There are two high-level footways for use when the bascules are raised, the main girders of which are of the cantilever and suspended girder type.
  • - Typical Cantilever Bridge.
  • (e) Cantilever Bridges.

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