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Hammersmith Bridge

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Hammersmith Bridge
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From:  Hammersmith
To:  Barnes
County
Middlesex • Surrey
Highway Authority
Hammersmith and Fulham • Richmond upon Thames
Opening Date
1887
Cost
£71,500
Additional Information
List No:  1079819  (Grade II*)
Bridge Type:  Suspension
Length:  250.5m (821 ft 10 in)
Engineer:  Joseph Bazalgette
On road(s)
A306

The current Hammersmith Bridge was designed by Sir Joseph Bazalgette, the same engineer who gave London its sewer system. It took four years to build, from 1883-87, and was built to replace the old bridge which had become unsafe. The bridge was renovated for modern use following a bomb attack in 2000.


The bridge is listed twice, under 1079819 and 1080793



Hammersmith Bridge
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