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When I was in London, I went for a walk in the area. Nice view with the trees along the riverbank... read more

Reviewed November 26, 2018
jsca777
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Windsor, Canada
neat old bridge undergoing needed work

NOTE! the photo is London, England bridge, not London Canada. An old wooden-floor bridge that will... read more

Reviewed June 18, 2017
twotravellersOntario
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London, Canada
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Reviewed February 4, 2019

The Blackfriars Bridge, wrought-iron bridge, was originally constructed in 1875, but has been updated in 2018. It spans the North Branch of the Thames River, on Blackfriars Street, in London, Ontario. A beautiful piece of heritage to visit, while on a walk along the river.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed November 26, 2018

When I was in London, I went for a walk in the area. Nice view with the trees along the riverbank and is a historic bridge.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jsca777
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Blackfriars Bridge has been re-built and is being re-installed using a huge crane. Drop by soon before all the construction excitement is over.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Barbara J
Reviewed April 1, 2018

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 London over the Thames River.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank LorrieF38
Reviewed March 3, 2018

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 and the bridge starts out from the trees in...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Donna S
Reviewed December 2, 2017

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 will not be rebuilt until late 2018

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Rlevison
Reviewed July 10, 2017

Walked on this bridge and played around it when I was a kid. Only one car could get through at a time. Now they are refurbishing it and trying to conserve most.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank LorrieF38
Reviewed June 18, 2017

NOTE! the photo is London, England bridge, not London Canada. An old wooden-floor bridge that will have major work done in 2017-18

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank twotravellersOntario
Reviewed March 2, 2017

Bridge has recently been renovated and is a cute little bridge but not a place your going to spend much time at unless your interested in the architecture of it. It is treasured in the community and frequently used. It makes for some nice photographs...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Twomanykids
Reviewed February 2, 2017

The Blackfriars bridge is unique in that the red pillars used to make up the original railway bridge.

Date of experience: November 2016
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