An overview of different types of bridges, trestles, and tunnels, featuring prototype information and modeling projects.
Chapters on tunnel, snow shed, and overpass construction are included.
Contents:Introduction, pp. 4-5;Bridge Basics, pp. 6-11;Light-duty Pile Trestle, pp. 12-14;Bridges on an N scale Levee, pp. 15-20;Santa Fe's T-rail Trestle, pp. 21-23;Model a Large Concrete Culvert, pp. 24-27;Modeling Culverts, pp. 28-33;3 Common Culverts, pp. 34-39;Model a Concrete Bridge with Cement, pp. 40-41;Plate-girder Bridge in N scale, pp. 42-45;Heavy-duty HO Plate-girder Deck Bridge, pp. 46-49;Modeling a Highway Underpass, pp. 50-53;Modern Highway Overpass, pp. 54-55;1950 Highway Overpass, pp. 56-57;Wood-deck Pony Truss Highway Bridge, pp. 58-59;Building a River Crossing, pp. 60-63;Build a Stone Arch Overpass in HO scale, pp. 64-65;Pin-connected Through Truss Bridge, pp. 66-69;Kitbash an Offset Swing Bridge in HO scale, pp. 70-75;Build an 'Uncovered' Covered Bridge, pp. 76-77;Lyon Brook Viaduct, pp. 78-82;How to Build a Viaduct, pp. 83-87.
Kalmbach Publishing, softcover, 88 pages, 8.25 x 10.75 x .25 in., 75 Color photographs, 100 black & white photographs, 15 illustrations.