Construction on the bridge began in 1896, and it was opened to the public in 1903. Until 1924 this suspension bridge was considered the largest in the world, it is the length of 2,227 meters, and the height of 102 meters. The width of the bridge is 36 meters. The cost of construction totaled at no less than $12 million.
In the 1980's the bridge went through a few renovations.
You thought the story is over? Once Sharpe was caught, and her hands were handcuffed behind her head, with her flexibility she managed to bring her hands forward. Sharpe said that the real reason she gave that incredible performance was to get over her fears, and give others inspiration to handle their fears as well.