London Architecture
Tower Bridge
Tower Bridge Road
London, England SE1
Basic Information
Designed by Sir Horace Jones
Cost £1,184,000
Type Bridge
Maximum length 801 feet/240 meters
Neighborhood: The City
More Information
  • Closed span clearance: 28 feet.
  • Open span clearance: 139 feet.
  • 1887: The bridge's original architect, Sir Horace Jones, died and was replaced by George D. Stevenson to complete the project.
  • June 30, 1894: This bridge opened to the public.