TQ3181 : Former General Post Office Building, King Edward Street, City of London

taken 9 years ago, near to London, City of London, Great Britain

Former General Post Office Building, King Edward Street, City of London
Former General Post Office Building, King Edward Street, City of London
Built 1907-1911 to the designs of Sir Henry Tanner, architect of the Office of Works. An early example of the use of reinforced concrete construction. In front of the building is a statue (by Onslow Ford) of Rowland Hill, with the inscription "HE FOUNDED UNIFORM PENNY POSTAGE 1840"
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Date Taken
Friday, 13 February, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 21 February, 2009
Category
Post Office (former)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 31893 81388 [1m precision]
WGS84: 51:30.9616N 0:6.0346W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 31893 81388
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Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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