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Correspondence on The Behaviour and Assessment of Multispan Arches by Dr. W.J. Harvey and Dr. F.W. Smith

Dr. T. G, Hughes (University of Wales, College of Cardiff) The authors have considered the interesting and relevant problem of multispan arches. They suggest an iterative approach to determining an equilibrium state for the bridge. There are a number of points raised by this approach that are worthy of comment and clarification.