TQ3280 : Tower of Former Church of St Mary Somerset

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

Tower of Former Church of St Mary  Somerset
Tower of Former Church of St Mary Somerset
Grade I & A listed buildings and structures

Grade I listed buildings and structures are of exceptional importance and even internationally important. There are over 6000 in the country. Only 2.5% of listed buildings are Grade I listed.
In Scotland the classification is A
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Wren's London Churches

Sir Christopher Wren was Commissioned with rebuilding a number of the Churches destroyed in the City of London, by the Great Fire of London. His office rebuilt 51 churches, not all survive.
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Former Church of St Mary Somerset

Grade I listed. LinkExternal link
St. Mary Somerset was a church in the City of London first recorded in the 12th century. Destroyed in the Great Fire of 1666, it was one of the 51 churches rebuilt by the office of Sir Christopher Wren. The tower is located in Upper Thames Street, the body of the church being demolished in 1871.
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TQ3280, 5910 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Saturday, 8 December, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 7 April, 2013
Geographical Context
Religious sites  City, Town centre  Derelict, Disused 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3216 8088 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:30.6839N 0:5.8153W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3217 8083
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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