Britannia Minibuses Ltd Tel: 0161 327 1909 078400 78417 info@BritanniaMinibuses.co.uk
Britannia Minibuses LtdTel: 0161 327 1909       078400 78417 info@BritanniaMinibuses.co.uk

London

London, the capital of England and the United Kingdom, is a 21st-century city with history stretching back to Roman times. At its centre stand the imposing Houses of Parliament, the iconic ‘Big Ben’ clock tower and Westminster Abbey, site of British monarch coronations. Across the Thames River, the London Eye observation wheel provides panoramic views of the South Bank cultural complex, and the entire city.

Tower Bridge is a combined bascule and suspension bridge in London built between 1886 and 1894. The bridge crosses the River Thames close to the Tower of London and has become an iconic symbol of London.

The bridge consists of two  bridge towers  tied together at the upper level by two horizontal walkways, designed to withstand the horizontal  t ension forces exerted by the suspended sections of the bridge on the landward sides of the towers. The vertical components of the forces in the suspended sections and the vertical reactions of the two walkways are carried by the two robust towers. The bascule pivots and operating machinery are housed in the base of each tower. Before its restoration in the 2010s, the bridge's colour scheme dated from 1977, when it was painted red, white and blue for  Queen Elizabeth  II's  Silver Jubilee . Its colours were subsequently restored to blue and white

 

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