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Design and Construction

Piece of original cable from the Golden Gate Bridge consisting of 229 individual wire strands weighing one pound per inch. This cable was removed during replacement between 1974 and 1976. Click on the image above for a closer look.
Source: Courtesy of the Golden Gate Bridge District.

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