Blackfriars Street Bridge, London

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The Blackfriars Street Bridge in London, Ontario, Canada is a wrought iron, through, bowstring truss or tied arch bridge, placed across the North Thames River in 1875 and still carrying frequent pedestrian traffic. At 216 feet it is the longest working span of that kind in North America.
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  • Old, old bridge I used to play around it with friends back in the day. This bridge is being refurbished. It has been lifted and will be placed back when the work is done. One of the oldest bridges in ...  more »
  • The bridge is currently undergoing a major facelift. The original is a wooden bridge not quite made for 2 way traffic. Slow going is the way but that's fine because you are crossing the Thames River a...  more »
  • This is one of the oldest steel construction bridges in Ontario. It has been the subject of very heated debates of whether to replace or repair. As of Nov 2017 it has been dismantled for repairs. It w...  more »
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