Thames Tour – The Millennium Bridge, Bradshaw’s HandBook, no.108

Blackfriars Bridge should be our next stop, but since Mr Bradshaw’s time a new bridge has intervened – the Millennium Bridge. 

Millennium & Blackfriars Bridges
Millennium & Blackfriars Bridges

The London Millennium Foot Bridgealso known as ‘The Wobbly Bridge’, was designed by Arup, Foster & Partners & Sir Anthony Caro and built 1998-2000. Once the wobble was stabilised the bridge was opened permanently in 2002 . The bridge links bankside to the City and leads directly to St Paul’s Cathedral. 

The Millennium Bridge & Bankside
The Millennium Bridge & Bankside
The Millennium Bridge & Bankside
The Millennium Bridge & Bankside
The Millennium Bridge & St Paul's Cathedral
The Millennium Bridge & St Paul’s Cathedral
The Millennium Bridge & St Paul's Cathedral
The Millennium Bridge & St Paul’s Cathedral
The Millennium Bridge & St Paul's Cathedral
The Millennium Bridge & St Paul’s Cathedral
The Millennium Bridge & St Paul's Cathedral
The Millennium Bridge & St Paul’s Cathedral

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