The Golden Gate Bridge
The Golden Gate Bridge is a suspension bridge spanning the Golden Gate, the opening of the San Francisco Bay into the Pacific Ocean.
In the interval which had elapsed any advantages possessed by the cantilever-
suspension type bridge had practically disappeared and on recommendation of ...
Total weight of Bridge, anchorages, and approaches (1937) is 894,500 tons ...
each main cable was laid by spinning the wire, using a loom-type shuttle that ...
How many people worked on the Bridge during its construction? Were hard hats
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Find out more about the history of Golden Gate Bridge, including videos, ... until
1981, while its 746-foot towers made it the tallest bridge of any type until 1993.
May 25, 2012 ... A foghorn blared into the California dawn at 6 a.m. on May 27, 1937, to signal the
official opening of the Golden Gate Bridge. That day, nearly ...
Apr 14, 2016 ... On this date in 1937, San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge opened to the public.
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Once called "the bridge that couldn't be built," today it is one the seven wonders
of the modern world. This magnificent span, perhaps San Francisco's most ...
Jul 13, 2016 ... Read CNN Fast Facts about the Golden Gate Bridge, a suspension bridge that
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t took much more than a clever engineer and a relentless promoter to build the
Golden Gate Bridge. The bridge effort enlisted men by the hundreds to do the ...