A bascule bridge in London crossing the River Thames, built in the late 19th century.
Tower-bridge Sentence Examples
There was no bridge over the Thames below London Bridge until 1894, when the Tower Bridge was opened.
393,189 1491 The properties entrusted to the Corporation for the upkeep of London Bridge are managed by the Bridge House Estates Committee, the revenues from which are also used in the maintenance of the other three City bridges, £26,989 being thus expended in 1907, the Tower bridge absorbing £17,735 of this amount.
In the extreme west the borough includes within its bounds the historic Tower of London, the Royal Mint and the fine Tower Bridge over the Thames.