Taken 3-Oct-03
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Category:Architecture and Structures
Subcategory:Bridges
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Keywords:Bay Bridge, Bridge, Chesapeake Bay, Chesapeake Bay Bridge, Eastern Shore, Jr, Lane, Maryland, Preston, Western Shore, William, William Preston Lane Jr
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Dimensions1800 x 1200
Original file size244 KB
Image typeJPEG
Color spaceAdobe RGB (1998)
Date taken3-Oct-03 11:18
Date modified5-Oct-03 17:02
Shooting Conditions

Camera makeCanon
Camera modelCanon EOS D60
Focal length50 mm
Max lens aperturef/4.5
Exposure1/350 at f/9.5
FlashNot fired
Exposure bias0 EV
Exposure modeAuto
ISO speedISO 200
Metering modePattern
William Preston Lane Jr Bridge

William Preston Lane Jr Bridge

William Preston Lane Jr Bridge, also known as the Chesapeake Bay Bridge, crosses the Chesapeake Bay in Maryland.
Spanning 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.