Single-span Bridges

Bridges having only one span, being anchored only at each end with no supports in the middle; the longest single span bridges are suspension bridges. .

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
3361
Names
single-span bridges
single span bridges
single-span bridge
bridges, single-span
oeverbruggen Dutch
oeverbrug Dutch
puentes de una luz Spanish
puente de una luz Spanish

More Definitions

Bridges having only one span, being anchored only at each end with no supports in the middle; the longest single span bridges are suspension bridges.

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300007898. The J. Paul Getty Trust.