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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.
George, Harry
Primary Maker
Harry George
Production Date
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.


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.

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