2012

TQ3785 : Olympic Village

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

Olympic Village
Olympic Village
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.
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TQ3785, 306 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Paul Gillett   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Wednesday, 5 September, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 7 September, 2012
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3783 8501 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:32.8294N 0:0.8191W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 37741 85025
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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