Photograph depicts construction progress on the Granville Bridge.
Side angled photograph with Dominion Bridge Company crane on top of unfinished deck span of truss bridge; seven men work on the bridge; the north and south concrete abutments are complete. A tug boat, "Sea Chief" points inward under the bridge; a second tug boat, "Grunt," is tied to the bridge's footings. In the background, warehouses (Gulf of Georgia Towing Co.) and billboards (Dunlop Tires, McCall's Peanut Butter) line the north side of False Creek, with the North Shore Ferry No. 3 docked at left. In the farther distance, north span of Burrard Bridge and houses and apartment buildings of the West End appear with St. Paul's Hospital at right. The North Shore Mountains appear in the skyline.
Title box in lower right corner reads: "GRANVILLE BRIDGE CONT. No V 2839 E", "DOMINION BRIDGE CO. LTD.", "No 33", "Date 7-22-53".