Brookmill Bridge

History

Construction of the second stage of DLR in 1999 required re-routing of the Ravensbourne to fit around railway construction. The solution was to build a concrete slot for the river to run alongside the DLR from Lewisham through to the weir on the wharf arm of the creek. was built The Stephen Lawrence Centre was built on the site of a Victorian water pumping station

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