SJ8498 : Fountain, Piccadilly Gardens

taken 9 years ago, near to Manchester, Great Britain

Fountain, Piccadilly Gardens
Fountain, Piccadilly Gardens
City Tower in the background.
Piccadilly Gardens

An open space in the centre of Manchester, Piccadilly Gardens is surrounded by shops, offices and hotels. It is also an important transport interchange, with both bus and Metrolink stops.
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City Tower

City Tower, (formerly the Sunley Building) is a 30-storey skyscraper situated at Piccadilly Gardens in Manchester, England. It has the highest office space currently available in Manchester standing 107 metres tall. City Tower was completed in 1965, the Plaza complex was constructed by the developers Bernard Sunley and designed by Covell, Matthews & Partners. It is currently the third tallest building in Manchester. The Tower has retail units on the ground and is Manchester's main radio transmitting station located on the roof.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 3 March, 2013   (more nearby)
Thursday, 6 February, 2014
Geographical Context
Public buildings and spaces  City, Town centre  Water resources 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8436 9828 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:28.8604N 2:14.2283W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8437 9829
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Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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