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Right: A general view of Florence showing the Ponte Vecchio (Florence's oldest bridge, built in 1345) crossing the River Arno.

Left: The Virgin River with the Red Arch Mountain beyond, Zion National Park, Utah.

Havasu City, Arizona, became a tourist attraction by buying London Bridge from the City of London in the 1960s. The stone facing of the bridge was shipped from London and reassembled on a concrete core. The Bridge was designed by John Rennie, senior, and built in 1820 by his son Sir John Rennie.

Right: The Colorado River waterfront at London Bridge.

Right: The River Avon from the lock into Bancroft Basin. In the distance we can see Holy Trinity Church.

Above: March, Cambridgeshire, is a fenland market town on the old course of the River Nene.

Left: Boats on the River Great Ouse at Godmanchester.

Above: A boat trip on the River Lee in Hertfordshire.

Left: This chain ferry takes passengers across the River Avon at Stratford.

Above: The lock from Bancroft canal basin to the River Avon.

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