Mitcham Junction Bridge, Carshalton Road. Widening

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Partial / Incomplete Date c.1958
Area Mitcham
Copyright 1 Advertiser
Picture Reference Mit_​Transport_​8-4
Original Format Photo
Notes / History Widening of Carshalton Road, Mitcham is going ahead. Work is shown here in progress at the bridge on the approach to Mitcham Junction Station.(Mitcham News & Mercury. 21-2-1958 Page 9.)

Work on Mitcham Junction Bridge, started before the war and then postponed, has now been restarted. The cost of the work will be about £53,000 - more than double the original estimate. The road is being doubled from 22ft. to 44ft., and two 8ft. wide pavements are now being built.
(Mitcham & Tooting Advertiser. 2-1-1958 Page 1.)

The building on the right is a cafe.

Mitcham Junction Station was opened with the Peckham Rye to Sutton line on 1st October 1868.

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