from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a bridge supported by chain cables; a suspension bridge.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A suspension-bridge in which the roadway is suspended by chains instead of by wire cables. See bridge.
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They were almost at the chain bridge beneath the dandled, zombie-eyed boys—when Coach saw them.
The only means of crossing the river, except in vessels, are by the Long Bridge, the aqueduct on the Chesapeake & Ohio Canal at Georgetown, and the chain bridge above Georgetown.