Bowstring bridge

a bridge formed of an arch of timber or iron, often braced, the thrust of which is resisted by a tie forming a chord of the arch.

See also: Bowstring

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Tenders are invited for Construction Of Compound Wall For Burial Ground, Bowstring Bridge Along With Inspection Road At Eastern Side Of C1 And Cc1 Conveyors In Mine-Ii
The public could be able to walk across the steel bowstring bridge in Victoria Park by the end of the year.
LM Engineering has been involved in many prestige projects including the 60 metre span Bowstring Bridge at Drome Corner, near Queensferry, which was completed in 2004 for Balfour Beatty.
There was a magnificent bowstring bridge near the station which was an ideal site for advertising posters.