27,572 wires, is on display. Irving Morrow, a relatively unknown residential architect, designed the overall shape of the bridge towers, the lighting scheme, and Art Deco elements such as the streetlights, railing, and walkways. Retrieved January 30, 2011. Retrieved April 26, 2014. Retrieved December 23, 2012. Wind Edit Air show over Golden Gate BridgeSince its completion, the Golden Gate Bridge has been closed due to weather conditions only three times: on 1 December 1951, because of gusts of 69 mph (111 km/h on 23 December 1982, because of winds.
(2004) "Lonely Planet San Francisco" Lonely Planet, United States, isbn "Annual Vehicle Crossings and Toll Revenues, FY 1938 to FY 2011". Gonchar, Joann (January 3, 2005). The retrofit's planned completion date is 2012.5758 In popular culture Edit As such a prominent American landmark, the Golden Gate bridge has been used in countless pieces of media. 90 91 The former elevated approach to the Golden Gate Bridge through the San Francisco Presidio, known as Doyle Drive, dated to 1933 and was named after Frank. The bridge was originally painted with red lead primer and a lead-based topcoat, which was touched up as required. Ferry service, edit, golden Gate, circa fore the bridge was built, the only practical short route between San Francisco and what is now Marin County was by boat across a section of San Francisco Bay. 50 A view of the Golden Gate Bridge from the Marin Headlands on a foggy morning at sunrise View of the northern tower of the bridge Traffic Installation of the movable median barrier system in January 2015 Testing the newly installed movable barrier Most maps. The Whitney Museum, although questioning whether Jeremijenko's suicide-detection technology actually existed, nevertheless included her project in its prestigious Whitney Biennial.50 As a suicide prevention initiative, this sign promotes a special telephone available on the bridge that connects to a crisis hotlineVarious methods have been proposed. Berkeley, California: University of California Press.