TQ3079 : Westminster Bridge and the Houses of Parliament

taken 8 years ago, near to Westminster, Great Britain

Westminster Bridge and the Houses of Parliament
Westminster Bridge and the Houses of Parliament
Taken from outside County Hall
Palace of Westminster - Houses of Parliament
Standing beside the River Thames, the Palace of Westminster is one of the most famous buildings in the UK.

The building as it is today was constructed between 1834 and 1864, replacing an earlier building which caught fire. It has 1100 rooms, 100 staircases and five kilometres of corridors.

It hosts the two houses of Parliament of the United Kingdom the House of Lords and the House of Commons.

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TQ3079, 3193 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 13 January, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 15 January, 2010
Geographical Context
Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Historic sites and artefacts  City, Town centre  Public buildings and spaces 
River (from Tags)
River Thames 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 303 796 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:30.0353N 0:7.4157W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 306 797
View Direction
West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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