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©  Peter Fuller

IoE Number: 206282
Location: TOWER BRIDGE (THAT PART IN LONDON BOROUGH OF TOWER HAMLETS), TOWER BRIDGE EC3
  STEPNEY, TOWER HAMLETS, GREATER LONDON
Photographer: Peter Fuller
Date Photographed: 15 July 2002
Date listed: 27 September 1973
Date of last amendment: 27 September 1973
Grade I

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1.TOWER BRIDGE EC3 & E14431Tower Bridge(That part in London Boroughof Tower Hamlets)TQ 3380 21/722

1. TOWER BRIDGE EC3 & E1 4431 Tower Bridge (That part in London Borough of Tower Hamlets) TQ 3380 21/722 I GV 2. Opened 1894. Designed by Sir John Wolfe Barry with architectural features by Sir Horace Jones. Bascule bridge with suspended bridge approach and high level footbridges between twin stone towers. French chateau influence. Massive cast iron balustrades. Hydraulic machinery still used to open bridge. The rest of the bridge is in Southwark LB. Tower Bridge and its approach form a group with the London Hydraulic Power Co Subways Entrance, 8 Bollards outside the main entrance to The Tower of London, the Tower itself, the Queens Stairs, Tower Hill.

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