Item description for Old London Bridge Lost and Found: Lost and Found by Bruce Watson...
London Bridge has been the subject of landscape painters and the inspiration of writers, poets and creators of nursery rhymes for centuries and is crossed by thousands of people everyday. This publication from the Museum of London presents a 13-step guide to the history and archaeology of London Bridge from prehistoric times to the present day. Bruce Watson describes the evidence for the first timber river crossing of the Roman period, the Saxon bridge and refortification of London c.AD 1000, the medieval bridge as well as more recent periods of collapse, dismantlement and rebuilding. Based on information and finds from excavations taking place around the bridge since the early 19th century, this is an excellent history of an important London monument.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 0.25" Width: 10" Height: 8.25" Weight: 0.6 lbs.
Release Date Dec 1, 2004
Publisher Museum of London Archaeological Service
ISBN 1901992489 ISBN13 9781901992489
Availability 0 units.
More About Bruce Watson
Bruce Watson is an award-winning journalist whose articles have been published in "Smithsonian, Los Angeles Times, Boston Globe, San Francisco Examiner, Yankee Magazine," and "The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2003,"
Bruce Watson currently resides in the state of New Hampshire.