New England’s Longest Suspension Bridge Is Right Here In Rhode Island And It’s Stunning

One of the most photographed places in Rhode Island is the iconic Claiborne Pell Bridge. Also known as the Newport Bridge, this water crossing serves as a gateway to the historic city of Newport. It is also the longest suspension bridge in all of New England and a man-made structure of incredible beauty.

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Have you ever photographed New England’s longest suspension bridge? Share your pictures in the comments section below! Look into the past and check out these amazing photos of the Claiborne Pell Bridge construction.