Who owns the tower bridge in London?
Tower Bridge is owned and maintained by Bridge House Estates, a charitable trust associated with the City of London Corporation even though the bridge isn't in the 'City'.
The tower bridge is a famous and iconic symbol of London, England. The extraordinary thing about the tower bridge is the way that it can open to allow taller boats to pass under it. Tower bridge was a bridge deaigned with the tower of london to control who can enter and exit the tower via the river thames. Tower bridge is often mistakably called london bridge, however london bridge is a separate bridge entirely
Tower Bridge in London is probably the most famous and distinctive bridge in the whole of the UK, not just in London. However, foreigners very often call Tower Bridge, London Bridge. London Bridge is just a very ordinary bridge and has no particular merits. Look up Tower Bridge and you will see what I mean!
No, they are completely different. London Bridge is famous because of the childrens' nursery rhyme 'London Bridge is falling down' but the present bridge is a very modern (1973) structure. Tower Bridge, a much more interesting bridge, was built in 1894 and is the only bridge in London capable of opening to allow taller ships to pass underneath. Many foreigners think that Tower Bridge is London Bridge.
The present London Bridge, in London, is a pre-stressed box girder bridge. Tower Bridge is often mistakenly referred to as London Bridge. The old London Bridge was dismantled and shipped to Lake Havasu, Arizona and is the second biggest tourist attraction in the state. The photograph displayed here is of Tower Bridge.