2014

TQ3784 : Copper Box Arena, Olympic Park

taken 9 years ago, near to Stratford, Newham, England

Copper Box Arena, Olympic Park
Copper Box Arena, Olympic Park
The Venue was used for Handball in the Oluympic Gamnes and Goalball at the Paralympics

The Copper Box Arena hosts a variety of entertainment, sports and community events from across the world of music, comedy, entertainment, health and fitness, sport, conferences and exhibitions. The venue capacity is 7500 people LinkExternal link
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 Place: Olympic Park Primary Subject: Entertainment other tags: Entertainment Venue Sports Facility Click a tag, to view other nearby images.
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TQ3784, 1592 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Paul Gillett   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Sunday, 30 November, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 1 December, 2014
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 37480 84658 [1m precision]
WGS84: 51:32.6448N 0:1.1300W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 37604 84685
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West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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