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September 25, 2004 Pylon-cable intersections: East and West

Completed cables on the westward extension of the east deck

Completed cap. Note the horizontal rods for building the walkways which were not there last week (see above).

Crossbeams in place on the eastward extension of the east deck

A symphony of cables in 3 movements


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