London Hammersmith Bridge Sunset (December 2008)

01 Aug

London Hammersmith Bridge Sunset (December 2008)

Hammersmith Bridge is a crossing of the River Thames in west London, just south of the Hammersmith town centre area of the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham on the north side of the river. It allows road traffic and pedestrians to cross to Barnes (in the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames) on the south side of the river. The current bridge is the second permanent bridge on the site.

The current suspension bridge was designed by noted civil engineer Sir Joseph Bazalgette. It was opened by the Prince of Wales on 11 June 1887. With much of the supporting structure built of wrought iron, it is 700 feet (210 m) long and 43 feet (13 m) wide and cost £82,117 to build.


01 December 2008; 1511 hours
[Canon EOS 5D | ISO 400 | 35mm | 1/640 seconds | F/5.6]


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2 responses to “London Hammersmith Bridge Sunset (December 2008)

  1. joshi daniel

    August 1, 2009 at 8:11 pm

    excellent! i always loved your eye and beautiful colors in your image!


  2. rocksea

    September 3, 2009 at 8:23 am

    you have a wonderful perspective for your photographs. the sunset tone in many of them is lovely.



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