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pony truss

noun
1.
a through bridge truss having its deck between the top and bottom chords and having no top lateral bracing.
Origin
1930-1935
1930-35
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  • The superstructure is a galvanized pony truss with bolted connections.
  • As seen in the photograph, a covering a pony truss hides all details of the truss from view.
  • The bridge is a truss leg bedstead, pony truss structure.
  • It has a concrete trestle section on each end and steel pony truss section at the middle span.

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