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Old London Bridge Lost and Found

Lost and Found

by Bruce Watson

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  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Museum of London Archaeological Service .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Local history,
  • History: World,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • London, Greater London,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • Bridges,
  • Buildings, structures, etc,
  • England,
  • London,
  • London (England),
  • London Bridge (London, England)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages61
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8764404M
    ISBN 101901992489
    ISBN 109781901992489


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There were scores of buildings on it then, including a chapel dedicated to St Thomas (depicted in a stained glass window in the church of St Magnus the Martyr).

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After the end of Roman rule in the 5th Century, a river crossing was provided by a succession of ferries and timber bridges.