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World's Great Bridges: Bixby Bridge in Big Sur, California

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Completed in 1932, Bixby Bridge is one of the tallest single-span concrete bridges in the world. Find facts below.
Bixby Bridge in Big Sur, California

Bixby Bridge in Big Sur, California

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Bixby Bridge, or Bixby Creek Bridge, is named after early settler Charles Henry Bixby. The picturesque concrete arch bridge is often filmed and photographed.

Type: Single span concrete arch
Height: 260 feet
Length: 714 feet
Width: 24 feet

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