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Crossing the River
Crossing the River

London Bridge is a vital link between Southwark and The City of London. The pictures are starting points for discovery. Use the question or instruction for each picture to help get you started.

London Bridge


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London Bridge, C.1890

This bridge was designed by John Rennie. It was opened in 1831. It replaced the 600 year old medieval bridge. Heavy wagons roll across. People can be seen walking at the sides of the bridge.

Where do you think the wagons are going?