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Construction of dams for highway bridges.

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Roads

Construction of dams for highway bridges.

Hearings...Seventy- ninth Congress, Second Sessionon H.R. 5088, a bill to amend and supplement the federal-aid road act of July 11, 1916, as amended and supplemented, to provide for the design and sub- structures for highway bridges upon and across such dams, to authorize the granting of easements and rights-of-way in connection therewith, and for other purposes. April 11, 1946

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Roads

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Published by U.S. Govt. print. off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dams,
  • Bridges -- Foundations and piers,
  • Roads -- United States

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 22 p.
    Number of Pages22
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15359559M
    LC Control Number46026346

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