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And innovative designers sometimes create unusual solutions to their challenges. In the Clifton Bridge Company was set up to oversee the final stages of completion and manage the operation of the bridge. He and Farquharson halted traffic. On 8 Decemberthe bridge was lit by magnesium flares for its ceremonial opening parade, but they were blown out by the wind. Then, to assure that our lines would run high, we set two standing six-foot creosoted posts—four feet apart—next to the river bank and attached some scavenged steel brackets on top of these to act as "riders.