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London Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

BH Photo #114930

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Relocated stone and concrete arch bridge on McCulloch Blvd. in Lake Havasu City
Location
Lake Havasu City, Mohave County, Arizona
Status
Open to traffic
History
Originally built 1824-1831 in London, England, by John Rennie; dismantled and relocated to Arizona in 1968-71
Builder
- John Rennie of Phantassie, East Lothian, Scotland, United Kingdom (Original Design)
Design
Closed spandrel concrete deck arch with Stone cladding
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 150.0 ft.
Total length: 930.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.47155, -114.34740   (decimal degrees)
34°28'18" N, 114°20'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
11/743631/3817635 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lake Havasu City South
Inventory number
BH 36686 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 29, 2014: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • March 18, 2010: Updated by Craig Philpott: added street view
  • March 4, 2010: Updated by Craig Philpott: Corrected GPS data, description and sources
  • June 10, 2008: New photos from Historic American Engineering Record

Sources 

  • Historic American Engineering Record
  • Craig Philpott - craigphilpott63 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Wikipedia - London Bridge (Lake Havasu City)
  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com