Sentence Examples

  • A fine railway bridge (1888) spans the Ohio.
  • The North Bridge, a fine iron structure, spans the valley, giving connexion between the opposite higher parts of the town.
  • It had spans of 172 and 1 93 ft., and may be taken as a representative FIG.
  • An hour is likely to reach 40 to 50% for girder spans of less than 50 ft.
  • The advantage claimed for roofs formed with one or two large spans is that they permit the platforms and tracks to be readily rearranged at any time as required, whereas this is difficult with the other type, especially since the British Board of Trade requires the pillars to be not less than 6 ft.

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