TQ2579 : The Commonwealth Institute

taken 7 years ago, near to Kensington, Kensington And Chelsea, Great Britain

The Commonwealth Institute
The Commonwealth Institute
Designed by Sir Robert Matthew, Johnson-Marshall and Partners, architects, with its complex hyperbolic paraboloid copper roof it is regarded by English Heritage as the second most important modern building in London, after the Royal Festival Hall. The building was opened on Tuesday 6 November 1962 by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. It is currently unused and awaiting redevelopment. Grade II Listed LinkExternal link.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 3 September, 2011   (more nearby)
Saturday, 10 September, 2011
Listed Building   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 2503 7938 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:29.9724N 0:12.0085W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 2505 7934
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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