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Four photos from a very old folder. Based on the date, I'm fairly sure I took them on the flight home to Boston from attending Minicon in Minneapolis with [profile] silentmachine. But I can't find any record of that flight so I don't know what stopover city I might've gone through. Click on the image to see all four photos; do you recognize those bridges?

Edit: Commenters have identified the first bridge as the Throgs Neck Bridge and the second one as the Verazzano Narrows Bridge (both in NYC).

Date: 2017-Jun-18, Sunday 03:15 (UTC)
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That looks to me like the Verrazanno Narrows Bridge.

Date: 2017-Jun-18, Sunday 16:57 (UTC)
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Yeah, I was thinking a NY bridge. My first thought was Tappan Zee but it doesn't have the intervening land mass.

Re: Where are these bridges?

Date: 2017-Jun-19, Monday 04:47 (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] wotw
Sorry---I had scrolled down to the last picture and was looking only at that, not realizing that the earlier pictures were not all the same bridge. So I meant the bridge in #4 (which is also the bridge in #3). I believe the foreground in your picture is the Staten Island end of the Verrazanno.

Date: 2017-Jun-18, Sunday 17:46 (UTC)
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A little digging (the magic word was "curved approach" -- the first one with the big curve is the Throgs Neck Bridge in NYC.

Date: 2017-Jun-18, Sunday 18:47 (UTC)
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Looks like the Throgs Neck bridge to me -- connects the Bronx and Queens and would be highly visible flying through Laguardia airport.

Re: Where are these bridges?

Date: 2017-Jun-19, Monday 04:21 (UTC)
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Yah; the other looks like the verrazano but somehow isn't quite right.

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