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Originally Posted by Tempest View Post
Most of the time the vertical clearance is unlimited passing through a Bascule Bridge.
Doh! I feel like an idiot... For some reason, I had it in my head that a bascule bridge was a vertical lift bridge where the whole roadway remains level and is just raised up. Obviously, that is not the case.

Sorry about that....

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