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Old Posted Mar 28, 2019, 9:23 PM
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Originally Posted by LMich View Post

Also, it seems the 800+ feet number was for another design they were considering, but didn't end up going with. I wrote the bridge authority, and they said the current design is only 220 meters (722 feet).
722' is still really tall for bridge towers.

as i mentioned earlier in the thread the towers for the mackinac bridge are only 552' tall, and that bridge still looks massive.
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