• Leamouth Bridge
  • Leamouth Bridge
  • Leamouth Bridge
  • Leamouth Bridge
  • Leamouth Bridge

Leamouth Bridge

Leamouth, London

Opening foot and cycle bridge across the River Lea, connecting Leamouth peninsula to Canning Town as a local landmark and catalyst for regeneration. The bridge rotates to allow boats to pass.

  • Client:
  • Leaside Regeneration
  • Team:
  • Benedetti Architects
  • McDowell+Benedetti (to July 2016)
  • Arup
  • Davis Langdon Everest
  • Sutton Vane Associates
  • Kenneth Grubb Associates
  • Budget:
  • £3m
  • Status:
  • Finalist, invited competition 2003
  • Published:
  • Architects’ Journal
  • “the bridge marks Leamouth as a new urban quarter, symbolising its aspirations and enabling residential and business communities to take advantage of this historic waterside site”
  • Eric Reynolds - Chairman, Leaside Regeneration