TQ3470 : The Steps to the Crystal Palace

taken 1 month ago, near to Penge, Bromley, Great Britain

The Steps to the Crystal Palace
The Steps to the Crystal Palace
Until I stood at the top of the steps I had no idea of the vast scale of the 1851 exhibition pavilion that moved here in 1854. My mother recalls how she could not go on a school trip to see the Crystal Palace, it was destroyed by fire a few months later. Crystal Palace TV transmitter has dominated the skyline here since 1956.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 8 February, 2018   (more nearby)
Saturday, 10 February, 2018
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Communications 
Place (from Tags)
Crystal Palace 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3405 7095 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:25.3031N 0:4.4079W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3408 7089
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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Tv Transmitter 

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