Golden Gate Bridge
Charles Alton Ellis, Clifford Paine, Leon Moisseiff, Joseph Strauss
746 feet (227.4 meters)
1.7 miles (2.7 km) long
When did the Golden Gate Bridge open? How many people worked on the
Bridge during its construction? Were hard hats used during construction? How
May 27, 2015 ... On this date in 1937, San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge opened to the public.
Here are a few things you might not have known about the ...
May 25, 2012 ... As San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge celebrates its 75th birthday, explore six
surprising facts about this modern marvel of engineering.
The real "Golden Gate
" is the strait that the bridge
spans. They are 250-watt high pressure sodium lamps installed in 1972
12 light illuminate each tower, 400 watts each, and an airway beacon tops each tower
Average crossings: About 41 million per year, counting both n... More »
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Nov 1, 2013 ... Read CNN Fast Facts about the Golden Gate Bridge, a suspension bridge that
crosses the Golden Gate, a strait that leads to the San Francisco ...
Oct 10, 2014 ... San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge opened on May 27 1937, instantly
becoming a much-loved symbol of the city and an iconic piece of ...
The Golden Gate Bridge links the northern tip of the San Francisco Peninsula to
Marin County. This suspension bridge is an iconic symbol of San Francisco, ...
FUN FACTS. 1. TALL TALES. The Golden Gate Bridge towers rise 746 feet above
the water. 2. GOLDEN GATE, SILVER SCREEN. Hollywood loves the Bridge ...