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San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge

San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge California
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Stock #: 14365
Type: Postcard
Era: Linen
City: San Francisco
State: California (CA)
County: San Francisco
Publisher: Stanley A. Piltz Company
Postmark: 1918
PM State: CA
Stamp: 1c
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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East Bay in Distance Bridging San Francisco Bay Metropolitan Area The Bridge is a double deck structure eight and one quarter miles long. The upper deck is 58 feet wide divided into six auto lanes. The lower deck carries three auto truck lanes and two interurban car tracks. The entire project cost $75,000,000, the bridge proper, $55,000,000. Main suspension spans are 2320 feet in length with a vertical clearance of 185 feet