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Bridge Failure Database

Glen Loch bridge, Pennsylvania

Year 1912
Type Rail
Country United States (108)
Cause Limited knowledge
Details Fatigue
Fatalities 4
Injuries 0
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Phase in service
Period 1900-1940
Continent North America
Reference SCHEER, J., Versagen von Bauwerken, Band 1: Brücken, Ernst & Sohn, Berlin, 2000.

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