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Hammersmith Bridge

| Crossing of the River Themes, London, England
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Beautiful bridge linking Barnes with Hammersmith

We walked over this beautiful bridge whilst watching the Head of the River Race. It is ornate and... read more

Reviewed March 12, 2018
crystalcatLondon
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A stunning bridge that was very unexpected!

Driving up to London, we ended up detouring and finding ourselves going over Hammersmith Bridge... read more

Reviewed March 8, 2018
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Mar 11, 2018
“Beautiful bridge linking Barnes with Hammersmith”
Mar 7, 2018
“A stunning bridge that was very unexpected!”
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| Crossing of the River Themes, London, England
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

We walked over this beautiful bridge whilst watching the Head of the River Race. It is ornate and lovely. What a wonderful backdrop for the hundreds of boats racing down the Thames. There is a riverside path on the south side (Barnes). Walkers, dogs, runners...More

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Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Driving up to London, we ended up detouring and finding ourselves going over Hammersmith Bridge. The architecture is impressive and there are lovely views down the river. It's certainly not the smoothest of drives with metal studs over patches on the bridge but that doesn't...More

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Reviewed 5 September 2017

Great piece of achitecture Well worth a visit if you read about it before hand. Incredible structure, it's quite something else and it's free

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Reviewed 11 June 2017

Hammersmith Bridge was the first suspension bridge across the River Thames. It connects the southern part of Hammersmith to Barnes. The original bridge was not strong enough to support the volume of traffic across it and a new bridge was built in 1884. This current...More

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Reviewed 30 May 2017

Hammersmith Bridge is one of the most memorable of all bridges across the Thames because of its green painted towers and rather bulky design. It's on a north-south axis connecting leafy Barnes with the centre of urban Hammersmith, two more contrasting localities in London one...More

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Reviewed 3 December 2016

I am in love with the bridges in London. They are all so super awesome! Hammersmith Bridge is perhaps one of the most western most bridges from Central London. It is a beautiful little bridge that connects Hammersmith to Richmond borough. This is a great...More

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Reviewed 3 November 2016

I first glimpsed the Hammersmith Bridge while watching the "A Royal Night Out" movie. The shot of the car crossing it twice with all the lights was truly breathtaking. Took me a while to figure out what bridge it was and how to get there....More

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