History of the Bay Bridge – An Interactive Timeline

 

THE HISTORY OF THE BAY BRIDGE

BAY BRIDGE HISTORY

In 1936, the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge opened to great fanfare, after three years and five months of construction. On opening day, former President Herbert Hoover said, “this is the greatest bridge yet constructed.” Nowadays, 280,000 vehicles drive on the Bay Bridge every day.
Click on the interactive timeline above to find out more about the bridge’s history.

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2 Comments

  1. […] Bay Area. And while you’re at it, you might like our interactive history of the Bay Bridge: Bridge to Nowhere. And don’t forget one of the Bay Area’s original forms of transportation — the […]

  2. Altenheim Blog on August 3, 2013 at 12:49 am

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