Crystal Pier Photo

Crystal Pier, 872 feet long and built in 1925, extends out into the Pacific Ocean from the town of Pacific Beach.  Mission Bay and downtown San Diego are seen in the distance. San Diego, California, USA, natural history stock photograph, photo id 22294Add To Light Table
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Crystal Pier, 872 feet long and built in 1925, extends out into the Pacific Ocean from the town of Pacific Beach. Mission Bay and downtown San Diego are seen in the distance. San Diego, California, USA

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Location: San Diego, California, USA
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