San Diego Coronado
Bay Bridge

Connecting San Diego's freeways to Coronado Island.
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The Coronado End
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San Diego Coronado Bay Bridge external link
Opened to traffic in 1969
California State Route 75
Between San Diego and Coronado, California
(Photo posted Monday 26 September 2011)
(Photo taken 16:23:34 Saturday 16 October 2010)
© 2011 Bryan Costales
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The end of the bridge as it descends into Coronado Island.


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The Coronado End Rising
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San Diego Coronado Bay Bridge external link
Opened to traffic in 1969
California State Route 75
Between San Diego and Coronado, California
(Photo posted Monday 26 September 2011)
(Photo taken 16:25:49 Saturday 16 October 2010)
© 2011 Bryan Costales
Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License
#BCY_1129


The bridge as it rose out of Coronado upward toward its full height of 200 feet (60 meters).


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The San Diego End
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San Diego Coronado Bay Bridge external link
Opened to traffic in 1969
California State Route 75
Between San Diego and Coronado, California
(Photo posted Monday 26 September 2011)
(Photo taken 16:26:12 Saturday 16 October 2010)
© 2011 Bryan Costales
Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License
#BCY_1132


The San Diego end of the bridge rise over a shoreline covered with marinas.


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Join The Highest Point
(4 of 12) (1050 views)

San Diego Coronado Bay Bridge external link
Opened to traffic in 1969
California State Route 75
Between San Diego and Coronado, California
(Photo posted Monday 26 September 2011)
(Photo taken 16:27:06 Saturday 16 October 2010)
© 2011 Bryan Costales
Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License
#BCY_1134


The support for the roadway changed its look as it transitioned to the highest span.


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One Of The Footings
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San Diego Coronado Bay Bridge external link
Opened to traffic in 1969
California State Route 75
Between San Diego and Coronado, California
(Photo posted Monday 26 September 2011)
(Photo taken 16:26:53 Saturday 16 October 2010)
© 2011 Bryan Costales
Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License
#BCY_1138


One of the many footings in the bay with its warning sign to stay off and stay away.


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Curve Into Coronado
(6 of 12) (1065 views)

San Diego Coronado Bay Bridge external link
Opened to traffic in 1969
California State Route 75
Between San Diego and Coronado, California
(Photo posted Monday 26 September 2011)
(Photo taken 16:28:18 Saturday 16 October 2010)
© 2011 Bryan Costales
Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License
#BCY_1143


The Coronado end of the bridge curved as it entered into the island.


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Two Legs
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San Diego Coronado Bay Bridge external link
Opened to traffic in 1969
California State Route 75
Between San Diego and Coronado, California
(Photo posted Monday 26 September 2011)
(Photo taken 16:28:27 Saturday 16 October 2010)
© 2011 Bryan Costales
Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License
#BCY_1145


When viewed from directly underneath, the supports could be seen to be composed of two legs each.


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Support Top
(8 of 12) (1050 views)

San Diego Coronado Bay Bridge external link
Opened to traffic in 1969
California State Route 75
Between San Diego and Coronado, California
(Photo posted Monday 26 September 2011)
(Photo taken 16:28:31 Saturday 16 October 2010)
© 2011 Bryan Costales
Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License
#BCY_1147


The top of one of the supports when viewed from almost directly underneath.


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The Roadway From Its Side
(9 of 12) (1075 views)

San Diego Coronado Bay Bridge external link
Opened to traffic in 1969
California State Route 75
Between San Diego and Coronado, California
(Photo posted Monday 26 September 2011)
(Photo taken 16:28:51 Saturday 16 October 2010)
© 2011 Bryan Costales
Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License
#BCY_1151


The roadway when seen from the outside and from slightly below. Notice the street lights.


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San Diego End With Dan Diego Behind
(10 of 12) (1010 views)

San Diego Coronado Bay Bridge external link
Opened to traffic in 1969
California State Route 75
Between San Diego and Coronado, California
(Photo posted Monday 26 September 2011)
(Photo taken 16:30:30 Saturday 16 October 2010)
© 2011 Bryan Costales
Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License
#BCY_1156


The San Diego end of the bridge with its downtown area behind and with navy ships lined up beside it.


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Full Bridge Seen From The South
(11 of 12) (1108 views)

San Diego Coronado Bay Bridge external link
Opened to traffic in 1969
California State Route 75
Between San Diego and Coronado, California
(Photo posted Monday 26 September 2011)
(Photo taken 16:39:57 Saturday 16 October 2010)
© 2011 Bryan Costales
Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License
#BCY_1176


Here is the full bridge as seen in the distance when viewed directly from the south.


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Drop Into San Diego
(12 of 12) (1083 views)

San Diego Coronado Bay Bridge external link
Opened to traffic in 1969
California State Route 75
Between San Diego and Coronado, California
(Photo posted Monday 26 September 2011)
(Photo taken 16:52:52 Saturday 16 October 2010)
© 2011 Bryan Costales
Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License
#BCY_1186


The end of the bridge as it descends into (or rises out of) the San Diego side of the bay.


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