rural studio #5: bridge + tower

March 25, 2008 at 7:31 am 2 comments


Once again we are back with more on Rural Studio this time with a set of projects from Perry Lake Park walking bridge and tower. The bridge is made of cypress wood and covered with salvaged tin. It creates three triangular sections: the outer two sections support the central section which allows it to float above the creek below.


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The steel cable connections accentuate the lightness and allow it to gently sway as you move across it.


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The footpath is simple and hovers over the swamp land below.

and the tower:


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This tower is exactly 100ft tall and is made from an old fire tower and re-galvanized for its new use.

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Related Posts:
Rural Studio #1
Rural Studio #2
Rural Studio #3
Rural Studio #4

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