The Selling of London Bridge

The Selling of London Bridge

This event has finished Took place on: Tuesday, 5th Jun 2018

In 1831 John Rennie’s new London Bridge opened. By the 1960s the bridge was sinking, and it was decided the best solution was building a new bridge.

In 1968 Rennie's London Bridge was sold at auction and moved to Arizona. This talk explores this remarkable story. 

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2018-06-05 2018-06-05 Europe/London The Selling of London Bridge In 1968 Rennie's London Bridge was sold at auction and moved to Arizona. This talk explores this remarkable story. https://www.ianvisits.co.uk/calendar/2018/06/05/the-selling-of-london-bridge-170324 London Metropolitan Archives,40 Northampton Road,,London

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