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Chesapeake Bay Bridge–Tunnel, Construction started
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chesapeake_Bay_BridgeSpanning the Chesapeake Bay, it connects the state's rural Eastern Shore region with the urban Western Shore. The original span opened in 1952 and with a length of 4.3 miles (6.9 km), was the world's longest continuous over-water steel structure; the parallel span was added in 1973.
www.roadstothefuture.com/Chesa_Bay_Bridge_History.html3 Sep 2000 ... In 1964, the 2-lane 1952-built Chesapeake Bay Bridge was already experiencing major traffic congestion at weekend peak traffic periods, with brief one-way traffic operation at times. The parallel 3-lane span was completed on June 28, 1973.
www.cbbt.com/about-us/facts/The Bridge-Tunnel project is a four-lane 20-mile-long vehicular toll crossing of
the lower Chesapeake Bay. ... There are also high level bridges over two other
navigation channels: North Channel Bridge and Fisherman Inlet ... Opening Date:
www.cbbt.com/Offers a range of current information, historical data, and facts and figures. Length
shore to shore is 17 miles.
cbbt.pilotonline.com/Half a century ago, 2000 workers crossed 15 miles of water with concrete, steel
and rock. Seven would die. The others lived to tell of ferocious storms and ...
www.dailymail.co.uk/.../Chesapeake-Bay-bridge-The-Maryland-bridge- terrifying-locals-pay-25-company-shuttle-car.html27 May 2013 ... The William Preston Lane Jr. Memorial Bridge, known as the Bay Bridge, spans
nearly five miles of the Chesapeake Bay to connect Maryland's ...
https://bridgehunter.com/md/anne-arundel/300000AAZ050013/Pair of suspension and cantilever truss bridges over Chesapeake Bay on US ...
Then there was squabbling over where and how many bridges should be built.
baltimore.cbslocal.com/.../history-of-chesapeake-bay-bridge-explored-in-film /11 Apr 2011 ... Life before the Chesapeake Bay Bridge was like another world, and its ... who
worked to build the bridge, including Bill Cousimano, who was ...
www.dailypress.com/.../dp-pictures-chesapeake-bay-bridge-tunnel-20140414 -photogallery.html14 Apr 2014 ... The construction of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel. ... actual construction on
the Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel began in September 1960, ... Built across
the mouth of the bay on the edge of the Atlantic Ocean, the $200 ...
www.pbs.org/wgbh/buildingbig/wonder/.../chesapeake_bay_brdg.htmlBuilding Big Databank entry on Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel. ... Location:
Cape Charles and Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA Completion Date: 1964
Chesapeake Bay Bridge–Tunnel
Trestle bridge in Virginia
The Chesapeake Bay Bridge–Tunnel is a 23-mile fixed link crossing at the mouth of Chesapeake Bay in the U.S. state of Virginia. Wikipedia
Total length: 37,015 m
Construction started: 1960
Clearance below: 23 m
Opened: April 15, 1964