Tower Bridge

Tower Bridge is a combined bascule and suspension bridge in , built between 1886 and 1894. The bridge crosses the close to the and has become a world-famous symbol of London.
Photo: Helenilus, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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The , officially Her Majesty's Royal Palace and Fortress of the , is a historic castle on the north bank of the in . is situated 980 feet north of Tower Bridge. Photo: MatthiasKabel, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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is the headquarters of the Greater London Authority, which comprises the Mayor of London and the London Assembly. is situated 790 feet west of Tower Bridge. Photo: garryknight, CC BY-SA 2.0.

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Several bridges named have spanned the between the and , in . is situated 2900 feet west of Tower Bridge. Photo: Oxyman, CC BY 2.5.

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is a Town-class light cruiser that was built for the Royal Navy. is situated 1400 feet west of Tower Bridge. Photo: Images George Rex, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Localities in the Area

is an historic building at Shad Thames on the south bank of the , just east of 's Tower Bridge, now housing luxury flats and restaurants. Photo: Gürkan Sengün, CC BY-SA 3.0.

was one of the gates in the former defensive wall around the City of London. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

is a former civil parish, mirrored by a continuing Church of England parish and narrower conservation area in , in , England.

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