London Bridge
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Name London Bridge, London
Owner City Bridge Trust for City of London Corporation
Design Mott Hay & Anderson
Architectural Advisors William Holford & Partners
Contractor John Mowlem
When 1972
Where Road bridge in central London.
Latitude N 51 30' 29"
Longitude W 00 05' 16"
Why The site of the first London Bridge. The famous London Bridge is attributed to Peter, Chaplain of Colechurch. It had 19 arches and 20 piers and was completed in 1209
Overall type Beam
Width 32 m.
Length 262 m.
Main span 104 m.
Clearance 8.9 m.
Materials Precast pre-stressed reinforced concrete box beams
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