TQ3281 : Barbican tour: Frobisher Crescent, highwalk level

taken 3 years ago, near to Shoreditch, Islington, Great Britain

Barbican tour: Frobisher Crescent, highwalk level
Barbican tour: Frobisher Crescent, highwalk level
This is "Barbican ground level" i.e. that of the highwalks connecting the various buildings. The semicircular openings allow light down to "City ground level" below.
A tour of the Barbican
Photos taken on a guided evening tour of the Barbican estate in central London. The whole of the 1960s/70s estate including the 1982 arts centre is now listed grade 2 as a group of buildings, and grade 2* as a park.

The enthusiastic and well informed guide pointed out many architectural features and references that are not obvious to the untrained eye. Much of what he said in detail can be found on the very detailed list description at LinkExternal link so there is no need to repeat it here.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 26 August, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 31 August, 2014
Geographical Context
Paths  Housing, Dwellings  City, Town centre 
Place (from Tags)
Barbican 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3237 8190 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:31.2309N 0:5.6109W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3236 8191
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East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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Architectural Detail  Grade II Listed 

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