Throwing a wobbly celebration

February 2002
Engineer (00137758);2/22/2002, Vol. 291 Issue 7590, p4
Reports on the reopening of the Millennium Bridge across the Thames River in London, England. Changes made on the bridge; Amount of the reconstruction.


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