TQ2979 : Westminster Abbey

taken 12 years ago, near to Westminster, Great Britain

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Westminster Abbey
Westminster Abbey
This west front of the Abbey is just in this grid square, the rest being in TQ3079 The gothic lower part was completed in the 15th century. The two towers, designed by Nicholas Hawksmoor in a more classical style, were added at the beginning of the 18th century. There is a comprehensive description of this facade, and the rest of the building on the Abbey's website here LinkExternal link
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TQ2979, 2527 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Thursday, 26 October, 2006   (more nearby)
Sunday, 29 October, 2006
Religious buildings > Abbey   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 299 794 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:29.9173N 0:7.8009W
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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