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The Many London Bridges

Episode Summary

Many who cross London Bridge today wonder why the bridge to the east looks more like the London Bridge they imagined. In this episode, we look at the powerful, enduring image of London Bridge - a nursery rhyme, a medieval wonder of the world, a quirky Arizona tourist attraction, and of course, a definitive Fergie jam.

Episode Notes

The London Bridge you cross today may not be anything to write home about, but there have been many London Bridges, going back to Roman Times.