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September 19, 2004: Completing laying beams on the last west approach pier, completion of last east approach pier

A morning view of the west pier and the approaching west platform, east pier and approaching east platform

Completion of steel spanning the last two west approach piers

The east deck, 10th pair of anchors, awaiting steel crossbeams

Forms removed from last east approach pier cap

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