"beneath Lambeth Bridge"
The old Lambeth Bridge
Public DomainThe old Lambeth Bridge

 Lambeth Bridge crosses the River Thames east-west between Lambeth and Westminster.

The bridge is just a short walk from the Houses of Parliament, Lambeth Palace (official residence of the Archbishop of Canterbury) and St. Thomas' Hospital.

The present bridge was opened in 1932. It replaced a suspension bridge which had opened in 1862 but which rapidly fell into disrepair and was used only by pedestrians. 



Lambeth Bridge and the Houses of Parliament
Creative Commons Attribution Share AlikeLambeth Bridge and the Houses of Parliament - Credit: Garry Knight, Flickr



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