When was the London Bridge rebuilt?
London Bridge (Lake Havasu City)
|London Bridge in Lake Havasu|
|Construction start||1825 1967 (rebuild)|
|Construction end||1831 1971 (rebuild)|
|Opened||August 1, 1831 (London) October 10, 1971 (Lake Havasu)|
What replaced the old London Bridge?
The current crossing, which opened to traffic in 1973, is a box girder bridge built from concrete and steel. It replaced a 19th-century stone-arched bridge, which in turn superseded a 600-year-old stone-built medieval structure.
|Opened||17 March 1973|
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What is the oldest bridge in England?
BRIDGES: The oldest bridge in Britain is thought to be Tarr Steps on Exmoor, Somerset which is a Clapper Bridge.