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    Nov 10, 2014

    Tower Bridge Gets A Glass Walkway And It's Both Amazing And Terrifying

    For every "wow!", there will be an equal and opposite "nope!"

    So you know Tower Bridge?

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    Yes, that's the one.

    Well, it has just opened a new glass floor walkway, offering visitors a view of London from 42m (138ft) up.

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    The new floor measures 11 metres long and 1.8 metres wide, and is made of panels weighing 530 kilograms each. So, y'know, it's pretty sturdy.

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    So far, it's just the west walkway that's open to visit, with the east glass walkway coming on 1 December.

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    Look at 'em. They're all so tiny.

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    You can watch Tower Bridge in action.

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    And everyday London life happening below.

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    Still, it probably won't be for those with an aversion to heights.

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    Watch a preview video of the glass walkway here.

    View this video on YouTube

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