Tower Hamlets in Greater London, England, United Kingdom
was laid by
H.R.H. Albert Edward, Prince of Wales. K.G.
On behalf of Her Majesty Queen Victoria.
Monday June 21st. 1886.
in the 50th Year of Her Majesty’s long happy and prosperous reign.
The Right Hon. John Staples. Lord Mayor.
David Evans Esq. Alderman Sheriff
Thomas Clarke Esq. Alderman Sheriff
Edward Atkinson Esq. Chairman of the Bridge House Estates Committee
Horace Jones Esq. P.P.R.I.B.A. City Architect
John Wolfe Barry Esq. M.I.C.E. Engineer
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Bridges & Viaducts. A significant historical date for this entry is June 21, 1886.
Location. 51° 30.41′ N, 0° 4.473′ W. Marker is in Tower Hamlets, England, in Greater London. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Tower Bridge Road and St Katharine's Way, on the right when traveling south. Located on the west wall on the north side of the Tower Bridge on the walk along the River Thames. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Tower Hamlets, England EC3N 4DJ, United Kingdom. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this markerTower Bridge (a few steps from this marker); City of London Tower Bridge (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named City of London Tower Bridge (a few steps from this marker); Corporation of London Tower Bridge (a few steps from this marker); Cast iron 12-pounder Gun (within shouting distance of this marker); History beneath your feet (within shouting distance of this marker); Iron 13-inch Mortar and Bed (within shouting distance of this marker); Iron 13-inch Mortar (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tower Hamlets.
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