TQ3380 : View down the Thames from London Bridge

taken 2 years ago, near to Bermondsey, Southwark, Great Britain

View down the Thames from London Bridge
View down the Thames from London Bridge
In shadow on the right side of the river, HMS Belfast.
River Thames
The River Thames rises at Thames Head in Gloucestershire on the slopes of the Cotswolds and flows generally eastward to its mouth near Southend in Essex. At 215 miles long it is one of the longest rivers in Britain, and the longest entirely within England. It is one of the most important rivers in Britain. LinkExternal link
HMS Belfast
HMS Belfast is an ex-Royal Navy Town-class cruiser and now a museum ship operated by the Imperial War Museum. Commissioned in August 1939 shortly before the outbreak of the Second World War, She was decommissioned in 1963 and now is located near to Tower Bridge and measures 613.5 ft (186.99 m) in length.
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HMS Belfast website: LinkExternal link
Tower Bridge
Tower Bridge is a combined bascule and suspension bridge over the River Thames. It is close to the Tower of London.

The bridge consists of two towers which are tied together at the upper level by means of two horizontal walkways which are designed to withstand the horizontal forces exerted by the suspended sections of the bridge on the landward sides of the towers.

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TQ3380, 5977 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 18 January, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 8 February, 2017
Geographical Context
Rivers, Streams, Drainage  City, Town centre 
Place (from Tags)
City of London  Thames 
River (from Tags)
Thames  River Thames 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3318 8039 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:30.4054N 0:4.9450W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3279 8047
View Direction
East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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Office Blocks  City of London  HMS Belfast 

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