Bowstring bridge - definition of Bowstring bridge by The Free Dictionary
|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
References in periodicals archive
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.