2012

TQ3785 : Stage in Olympic Park

taken 12 years ago, near to Leyton, Waltham Forest, England

Stage in Olympic Park
Stage in Olympic Park
A small crowd gathers to enjoy live music at the paralympics
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 Park and Public Gardens People, Events Place: Stratford London other tags: Olympic Park Paralympics London 2012 Stage Click a tag, to view other nearby images.
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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 37540 85291 [1m precision]
WGS84: 51:32.9852N 0:1.0633W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 37514 85291
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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