Pronounce 'London Bridge' Audio
Famous Quotes & Facts
Ronald McDonald is “Donald McDonald” in Japan because it makes pronunciation easier for the Japanese. In Singapore he’s known as “Uncle McDonald”.
A Quick Overview of London Bridge
Several historical bridges named London Bridge have spanned the River Thames between the City of London and Southwark, in central London.
- The current crossing, which opened to traffic in 1974, is a box girder bridge built from concrete and steel.
- This replaced a 19th-century stone-arched bridge, which in turn superseded a 600-year-old medieval structure.
- This was preceded by a succession of timber bridges, the first built by the Roman founders of London.