TQ3080 : Shell Mex House

taken 7 years ago, near to City of London, Great Britain

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Shell Mex House
Shell Mex House
Shell Mex House was built in the 1930s on the site of the Hotel Cecil. Built in an Art-Deco style the building was originally the headquarters of Shell Petroleum. Nikolaus Pevsner, the architectural historian, described the building as "thoroughly unsubtle, but succeeds in holding its own in London's river front". The large clock was nicknamed 'Big Benzine'
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TQ3080, 5808 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 7 January, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 17 January, 2012
Geographical Context
City, Town centre 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3055 8065 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:30.5823N 0:7.2116W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3058 8060
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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