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Staten Island | Verrazano-Narrows Bridge
WI_ny016.jpg Staten Island  |  Fort Wadsworth Thumbnails Brooklyn Bridge and Lower Manhattan

This suspension bridge connects the boroughs of Staten Island (viewpoint) and Brooklyn (background). Its central span of almost 1300 m was the world's longest from the completion of the bridge in 1964 until 1981. Fort Wadsworth appears in the left foreground of the photograph.

Thursday 02 August 2007 by Martin Mergili (1009 visits)