TOWER BRIDGE (THAT PART IN LONDON BOROUGH OF TOWER HAMLETS)

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: I

List Entry Number: 1357515

Date first listed: 27-Sep-1973

Statutory Address: TOWER BRIDGE (THAT PART IN LONDON BOROUGH OF TOWER HAMLETS), TOWER BRIDGE E1

Statutory Address: TOWER BRIDGE (THAT PART IN LONDON BOROUGH OF TOWER HAMLETS), TOWER BRIDGE EC3

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: TOWER BRIDGE (THAT PART IN LONDON BOROUGH OF TOWER HAMLETS), TOWER BRIDGE E1

Statutory Address: TOWER BRIDGE (THAT PART IN LONDON BOROUGH OF TOWER HAMLETS), TOWER BRIDGE EC3

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Greater London Authority

District: Tower Hamlets (London Borough)

National Park: N/A

National Grid Reference: TQ 33697 80338

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

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.



Listing NGR: TQ3369780338

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 206282

Legacy System: LBS

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