How many people were killed in the construction of St. Louis arch?
There seems to be no deaths while building the St. Louis Arch and no stats as to how many men were injured.
St. Louis ARCH symbolization The St. Louis arch symbolizes the gateway to the west. In the late 1800's and early 1900's, St. Louis was considered the west. Builders constructed the arch to symbolize St. Louis as the city of the west. back then, it was known as St. Louis being the west; the territory beyond was being explored by Louis and Clark at the time the arch was built. It took over 2 years to…
What was a technological achievement of the Romans was the construction of what to convey water through valleys and cities?
What conveyed water to the cities was the aqueduct. What made the construction of long aqueducts which needed bridgework was the arch. The Romans were not the first to use the arch, but they were the first to make widespread use of it. Prior to the Romans, the arch was rare. The structural strength of the arch made the construction of large buildings and bridgework possible.