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Western Span

Western Span

The San Francisco–Oakland Bay Bridge is a pair of bridges spanning San Francisco Bay of the U.S. state of California.

Opened: November 12, 1936
Total length: 23,556′ (7,180 m)
Construction started: July 9, 1933
Longest span: 2,297′ (700 m)
Area: 30 acres (12 ha)
Address: San Francisco Bay, San Francisco, CA 94607

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The Merrill P. Barber Bridge is a concrete arch bridge that spans the Indian River Intracoastal Waterway in Indian River County, Florida. The bridge was built by Odebrecht Contractors of Florida, Inc. and was completed in 1995. Wikipedia

Total length: 3,834′ (1,169 m)
Location: Indian River County
Address: Vero Beach, FL
Bridge type: Arch bridge

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One Maritime Plaza is an office tower located in San Francisco’s Financial District near the Embarcadero Center towers on Clay and Front Streets. The building, completed in 1964, stands 121 m and has 25 floors of office space. Wikipedia

Height: 398′ (121 m)
Opened: 1964
Floors: 27
Address: San Francisco
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