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Richmond/San Rafael Bridge

Richmond/San Rafael Bridge

The bridge—including approaches—measures 5.5 miles long. The bridge spans two principal ship channels and has two separate major spans, each of the cantilever type. To save money, both main cantilever sections were designed identically, including the angles, necessitating the "dip" in the central section, giving the bridge a "roller coaster" appearance and also the nickname "roller coaster span"..

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30s f/8.0 at 48.0mm iso100 full exif

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Don Taylor22-Oct-2013 03:04
I like this wide view.
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