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BAILEY BRIDGES

Bridging Normandy to Berlin
British Army of the Rhine, 1945

Description
Excellent photographic record of the many different types of bailey bridge, often beside the shattered structure they replaced, which were built in hazardous wartime and weather conditions to take the allied armies into Germany.

photo of Bristol Bridge, a Class 40 bailey pontoon bridge over the River Meuse at Maeseyck, built to support the 12 Corps offensive in 1945
Bristol Bridge, a bailey pontoon bridge over the River Meuse at Maeseyck

Includes a good descriptive text.

Collation

Large 4to. (viii) + 193 + (5)pp, incl. many photo plts. Publisher's cloth. 3 extra contemporary photographs loosely inserted in front.

Price

120.00

Catalogue No: 5656