TQ3877 : Greenwich: Old Royal Naval College: Queen Mary's Quarter Building

taken 2 months ago, near to Isle of Dogs, Tower Hamlets, Great Britain

Greenwich: Old Royal Naval College: Queen Mary's Quarter Building
Greenwich: Old Royal Naval College: Queen Mary's Quarter Building
This is the western fašade of the building which is Grade I Listed. The Historic England website describes the building in general and the western fašade in particular thus:-

"Begun 1699 with chapel and inner colonnade to designs of Sir Christopher Wren. Completed by Sir John Vanbrugh 1728. The whole inner (West) return is a long colonnade of paired columns with balustraded upper floor set back behind them and ending in a tower of 2 stages with drum and dome above. Lower stage square, 1-bay with wide open pediment and high round arched window with flanking niches. Upper stage round, of Corinthian columns, with diagonal projections. Low drum with raised eaves for clock face. Ribbed lead dome with oval windows in lower part, columned cupola with vane above."
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Nigel Cox and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
+
+
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
TQ3877, 2040 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Saturday, 29 September, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 30 September, 2018
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts 
Primary Subject of Photo
Historic Building 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3862 7788 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:28.9736N 0:0.3041W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3862 7782
View Direction
NORTH (about 0 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map
+


Image Type (about): geograph 
This page has been viewed about 5 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · OS Map Checksheet · Geograph Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
NW N NE
W Go E
SW S SE
[Mark
You are not logged in login | register