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Plans and tender document for the Tikorangi Bridge (also commonly known as the Bertrand Road Suspension Bridge) designed and constructed by Harry George in 1896-1897.
Maker
George, Harry
Primary Maker
Harry George
Department
Archives
Classification
Production Date
1896
Subject Person

Archive Contents

  Part 1

Sheet No. 1

Scale 8 feet to the inch, detail 3/4 inch to 1 foot.

Elevation of entrance of bridge.

Plan of bridge.

Detail:

Wrought iron washers for bar E.

Cast iron pulleys on bar E.

Cast iron washers for suspension rods (full size).

Wrough iron clips.

Detail of elevation.

  Part 2

Sheet No. 2

Scale 3/4 inch to 1 foot.

Elevation of cross bracing.

Detail of cross bracing.

  Part 3

New Zealand Survey Department tender for Tikorangi bridge. Contract No. 153. £695. Dated 20 July 1896.

Accession No
ARC2011-235

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