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The Leonard P. Zakim Bunker Hill Memorial Bridge, commonly referred to as the Zakim Bridge, was part of Boston’s Big Dig project. The cable-stayed design, which makes the supporting towers look like giant legs straddling the road below, has led some locals to refer to it jokingly as the “Bill Buckner Bridge,” after the former Red Sox first baseman whose error in the 1986 World Series helped cost the team the championship.

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