"Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge" Charleston Transportation Tip by Ewingjr98

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  Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge
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  • Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge - Charleston
      Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge
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  • Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge - Charleston
      Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge
    by Ewingjr98
  • Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge - Charleston
      Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge
    by Ewingjr98
  • Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge - Charleston
      Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge
    by Ewingjr98
  • Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge - Charleston
      Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge
    by Ewingjr98
 

Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge, which opened in 2005, is a cable-stayed bridge over the Cooper River. The eight-lane bridge has a main span of 1,546 feet, which was the longest cantilever bridge in the Western Hemisphere when it opened. The total length of the bridge is 13,200 feet and is supported by twin 575-foot towers. The bridge deck is suspended 186 feet above the surface of the Cooper River. The bridge cost dome $700 million to construct.

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Type: Car/Motor Home

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  • Updated Sep 19, 2009
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