SJ8397 : Beetham Tower

taken 5 years ago, near to Rusholme, Manchester, Great Britain

Beetham Tower
Beetham Tower, taken 5 years ago
The perspective gained by looking up from the walkway behind Manchester Central gives an impression of the height of this 47-storey building. At 169 metres, it is the tallest residential development in Europe. The lower floors belong to the Hilton Hotel whilst above are luxury penthouses.

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Date Taken
Saturday, 3 March, 2012   (more nearby)
Friday, 9 March, 2012
Geographical Context
Housing, Dwellings  Business, Retail, Services  City, Town centre 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8352 9763 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:28.5083N 2:14.9857W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8353 9762
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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Twenty First Century  21st Century  Skyscraper  Apartment Block  Apartments  Penthouses  Hilton Hotel  Manchester 

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