Waterloo Bridge Granite —

Demolition starts on Waterloo Bridge (left) in 1934 while traffic uses a temporary iron bridge (right). Structural issues with the Waterloo Bridge (which opened in 1817) resulted in the London County Council’s decision to demolish it in 1934. The granite used to construct it did not go to waste. A lot was used for paving […]

Waterloo Bridge Granite —

Following up on the article by Bridge Boys on the Ladies Bridge (a.k.a. Waterloo Bridge) in London, here is the predecessor to the present-day structure which was built all of iron but its piers were made of granite. Click on the highlighted link above to read more……

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