TQ3380 : View of 30 St Mary Axe aka 'The Gherkin'

taken 8 years ago, near to City of London, Great Britain

View of 30 St Mary Axe aka 'The Gherkin'
View of 30 St Mary Axe aka 'The Gherkin'
Walking a little further along towards Tower Bridge on Tower Bridge Approach, this great contrast of old and new can be seen. In the foreground, we have one of the walls of the Tower of London, dating back to Roman times, and the building at 30 St Mary Axe (aka 'The Gherkin'). The Gherkin is in square TQ3381, but as Geograph prefers to have the subject location in the same square as the photographer, I have placed the subject position as close I could to the Gherkin's location at the top edge of TQ3380. View taken looking north-northwest.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 24 September, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 25 September, 2009
Category
Building   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 331 809 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:30.7289N 0:4.9314W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 337 805
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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