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80 years of the opening of the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco

World | News18.com | May 25, 2017, 8:11 pm
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 circa 1935: One of the stanchions erected in the building of the Golden Gate bridge, connecting Marin and San Francisco, casts a shadow over houses at its foot. (Image: Getty Images)

circa 1935: One of the stanchions erected in the building of the Golden Gate bridge, connecting Marin and San Francisco, casts a shadow over houses at its foot. (Image: Getty Images)

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 circa 1936: The twin towers of the bridge spanning the Golden Gate strait in California which will support a roadway between San Francisco and Marin County. (Image: Getty Images)

circa 1936: The twin towers of the bridge spanning the Golden Gate strait in California which will support a roadway between San Francisco and Marin County. (Image: Getty Images)

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 circa 1936: The 'Santa Clara' a ferry belonging to the Southern Pacific line sails under the first structures of the Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco. (Image: Getty Images)

circa 1936: The 'Santa Clara' a ferry belonging to the Southern Pacific line sails under the first structures of the Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco. (Image: Getty Images)

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 March 1937: The base of the south pier, one of the pillars supporting the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco. (Image: Getty Images)

March 1937: The base of the south pier, one of the pillars supporting the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco. (Image: Getty Images)

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 The Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco during its construction. (Image: Getty Images)

The Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco during its construction. (Image: Getty Images)

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 Two construction workers on the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco during its construction. (Image: Getty Images)

Two construction workers on the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco during its construction. (Image: Getty Images)

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 The Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco, California, completed in 1937. (Image: Getty Images)

The Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco, California, completed in 1937. (Image: Getty Images)

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 circa 1943: A warship approaches the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco. (Image: Getty Images)

circa 1943: A warship approaches the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco. (Image: Getty Images)