2012

TQ3784 : Olympic Stadium, Olympic Park

taken 12 years ago, near to Stratford, Newham, England

Olympic Stadium, Olympic Park
Olympic Stadium, Olympic Park
As seen from the Northern Loop, an access road around the park.
Olympic Park, London

This is a sporting complex is being used for the 2012 Summer Olympics and the 2012 Summer Paralympics, situated to the east of the city adjacent to the Stratford City development. It contains the athletes' Olympic Village and several of the sporting venues including the Olympic Stadium and Aquatics Centre. The park is overlooked by ArcelorMittal Orbit, an observation tower and Britain's largest piece of public art. After the Olympics, the park will be known as Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, to commemorate the Diamond Jubilee of Elizabeth II.
See LinkExternal link for more details on the various parts of the park.


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Geographical Context: Sport, Leisure People, Events
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TQ3784, 1592 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
David Anstiss   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Thursday, 12 July, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 18 July, 2012
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3772 8413 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:32.3566N 0:0.9349W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3784 8424
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Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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