A LITTLE HISTORY :
- London Bridge - a nursery rhyme (PowerPoint Presentation)
(Jefferson County Schools)
THE THAMES TUNNEL
- Thames Tunnel
"The Thames Tunnel was the world's first underwater tunnel, built beneath the River Thames in London. 35 feet wide (11 m), 20 feet (6 m) high and 1,300 feet (396 m) long, it runs between Rotherhithe and Wapping at a depth of 75 feet (23 m) below the river's surface at high tide..."
- The Thames Tunnel - audio + script + vocabulary
"In this edition of London Life we celebrate one of the great engineering achievements of all time - the first tunnel to be built under a river anywhere in the world - the Thames Tunnel."
THE THAMES BARRIER :
- The Thames Barrier
"Find out how the Thames Barrier was designed and built, and how it works. You can also learn about the history and environment of the River Thames."
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THE LONDON EYE :
- The London Eye + SCRIPT
"All the information about the London Eye is explained in this short video. The biggest Ferris wheel in the world is definitely worth a visit."
A strange life on London's river Thames - with pictures - 13 December 2017
"Eel Pie Island is one of around 180 islets on the Thames, born of the river’s meandering, 184-mile path from the Cotswold hills to the North Sea."
From the film : "G.I. JOE – RETALIATION"