Notable Unbuilt Bridges

Report No: 88-R28

Published in 1988

About the report:

Described and discussed in this exposition are a number of unusual or notable bridges proposed in this century that for various reasons were not built. Emphasis is placed on bridges in the United States, although some bridges in other countries are also mentioned. Particular comments are made on their esthetic qualities. It is believed that much can be-learned from these proposed bridges that could be used in future bridges.

Disclaimer Statement:The contents of this report reflect the views of the author(s), who is responsible for the facts and the accuracy of the data presented herein. The contents do not necessarily reflect the official views or policies of the Virginia Department of Transportation, the Commonwealth Transportation Board, or the Federal Highway Administration. This report does not constitute a standard, specification, or regulation. Any inclusion of manufacturer names, trade names, or trademarks is for identification purposes only and is not to be considered an endorsement.


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William Zuk

Last updated: December 29, 2023

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