Ithiel Town


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Noun1.Ithiel Town - United States architect who was noted for his design and construction of truss bridges (1784-1844)
architect, designer - someone who creates plans to be used in making something (such as buildings)
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Built in 1887 and listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the bridge incorporates a wooden single-web, double-chord lattice truss theme inspired by the 19th-century architect Ithiel Town, a Connecticut native.
Ohio State Capitol, designed by Thomas Cole, architects Ithiel Town and A.
Ithiel Town, a covered bridge patentee from Connecticut, designed the bridge using his lattice truss and stayed in Columbus two years to oversee its ornate construction.