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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.

Golden Gate - Wikipedia

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The Golden Gate is a strait on the west coast of North America that connects San Francisco Bay to the Pacific Ocean. It is defined by the headlands of the San Francisco Peninsula and the Marin Penin...

What's in a Name - Golden Gate Bridge

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Until the 1840s, the strait was called the “Boca del Puerto de San Francisco,” ... Gate” for the same reasons that the harbor of Byzantium was called Chrysoceras,  ...

Fact vs. Fiction - Golden Gate Bridge

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FICTION: The Golden Gate Bridge is named for its radiant color. FACT: The Bridge's official hue is not gold but International Orange. The Bridge is actually ...

Frequently Asked Questions about the Golden Gate Bridge

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When did the Golden Gate Bridge open? How many people worked on the Bridge during its construction? Were hard hats used during construction? How many ...

Why is the bridge named Golden Gate | San Francisco, CA

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Mar 30, 2016 ... The history behind the name of everyone's favorite bridge, the Golden Gate Bridge.

14 things you didn't know about the Golden Gate Bridge - Lonely ...

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Oct 10, 2014 ... San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge opened on May 27 1937, instantly ... The color is actually called 'international orange' - a variation on the ...

6 Things You May Not Know About the Golden Gate Bridge - History ...

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May 25, 2012 ... As San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge celebrates its birthday, explore six ... The net saved the lives of 19 workers, who called themselves the ...

Why is the Golden Gate Bridge called golden when it's red? Who ...

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Here's a picture of the Golden Gate: It was named Chrysopalae (Golden Gate in Greek) by ... How does the Golden Gate Bridge stay so red-orange? How come ...

Why is it Called the Golden Gate Bridge? | Bookshelf

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May 15, 2012 ... It is one of the most famous and most photographed suspension bridges in the world, but the Golden Gate bridge really isn't gold. Technically ...