The Verrazano Narrows Bridge Is A Double Decked Suspension Bridge That Connects ...
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Description: the verrazano narrows bridge is a double decked suspension bridge that connects the boroughs of staten island and brooklyn in new york city at the narrows , the reach connecting the relatively protected upper bay with the larger lower bay . the bridge is named for italian explorer giovanni da verrazano , the first known european navigator to enter new york harbor and the hudson river , while crossing the narrows . it has a center span of 4 , 260 feet ( 1 , 298 m ) and was the largest suspension bridge in the world at the time of its completion in 1964