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The Sydney Harbour Bridge is the largest steel arch bridge in the world, though not the longest, with the top of the bridge standing 134 metres above the harbour. At 48.8 m wide, it is the widest bridge in the world (as of 2004).Total length 1,149 m ( 3,770 ft )

Width 49 m (161 ft )

Height 139 m (456 ft )

Longest span 503 m (1,650 ft )

Clearance below 49 m (161 ft ) at mid-span
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Why was the Sydney Harbour Bridge built?

It was built to connect the central business district of Sydney  with the populated areas on the North Shore of Sydney and create a  direct route across the harbor. Ferries

How long is the Sydney Harbour Bridge?

The total length of the Sydney Harbour Bridge including approach  spans is 1149 metres and its arch span is 503 metres. The top of  the arch is 134 metres above sea level.

When was the Sydney Harbour Bridge built?

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Who built the Sydney Harbour Bridge?

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Where is the Sydney Harbour Bridge?

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How was the Sydney Harbour Bridge constructed?

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How old is Sydney Harbour Bridge?

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In what continent is the Sydney Harbour Bridge?

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Why is Sydney Harbour Bridge important?

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Is the Sydney Harbour Bridge one of Australia's big things?

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What is the span of Sydney harbour bridge?

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What are the dimensions of Sydney Harbour Bridge?

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How is the Sydney Harbour Bridge supported?

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