vol2_p035

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Title:
vol2_p035
Creator:
Durkee, E.L.
Date:
1929-06-06
Description:
Image #399 (2.75" x 4.5") and Image #400 (2.75" x 4.5"): "Member U12 L12 East Cantilever Arm. 96'-0" c. to c. panel points. As erected this member appeared to be 3 1/2" short, due to fabrication of members, some shorter and some longer than their final geometric lengths, and due to the sub-diagonal M11 L12 (lower right). Pulled together by a 7-part auxiliary falls. Engine kept in high gear to reduce power - max. lead line pull = about 9000 [pounds], approx., giving possible capacity of 130 tons. Required one day to connect each member - two days total.;Two 4.5" x 2.75" B/W photos numbered 399, 400
Collection:
Photographic Record of the Cooper River Bridge
Contributing Institution:
The Charleston Archive at CCPL
Media Type:
Images
Topical Subject:
Bridges--South Carolina, Bridges -- Design and Construction, Timber, Railroads, Ships
Geographic Subject:
John P. Grace Memorial Bridge (Charleston, S.C.), Low Country
Language:
English
S.C. County:
Charleston County (S.C.)
Internet Media Type:
image/jpg
Digitization Specifications:
600 ppi, 24-bit depth, color, Epson Expression 10000XL scanner, Archival Master is a tiff.
Copyright Status Statement:
Digital image copyright 2009, Charleston County Public Library. All rights reserved. For more information contact the Charleston Archive, Charleston County Public Library, 68 Calhoun Street, Charleston, SC 29401