TQ3180 : View from Waterloo East station

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

View from Waterloo East station
View from Waterloo East station
This is the view from Platform A at Waterloo East station. The survival of terraced houses on the left is quite a surprise as they are so close to the South Bank. Ian Nairn in Nairn's London published in 1966 says "Real cockney, still in good condition, still where cockneys ought to be, embedded in Central London. Here is true architectural purity ... nothing but yellow London brick and unselfconscious self-respect."
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 1 February, 2012   (more nearby)
Monday, 6 February, 2012
Geographical Context
Housing, Dwellings  City, Town centre 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3139 8013 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:30.2903N 0:6.4974W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3148 8008
View Direction
West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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