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Old March 3rd, 2012, 07:36 PM   #10341
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Well, demolition would be the best thing for it, you just have to consider its a NHS hospital so the cheaper option has to be the one put forward (a reclad)
I don't think it's any worse looking than tall buildings in any other large City. The fact that it stands on its own with until now little around it makes it stand out more.
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Old March 3rd, 2012, 08:01 PM   #10342
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Old March 3rd, 2012, 08:33 PM   #10343
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What's the current height?
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Old March 3rd, 2012, 08:46 PM   #10344
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will the shard be as tall as the highest point of the crane in the pic above?
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Old March 3rd, 2012, 08:47 PM   #10345
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What's the current height?
Around 286m
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Old March 3rd, 2012, 08:50 PM   #10346
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will the shard be as tall as the highest point of the crane in the pic above?
Around three quarters of the height of the crane I think.
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Old March 3rd, 2012, 08:59 PM   #10347
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^ i see, thx

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Old March 3rd, 2012, 09:38 PM   #10348
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And thanks for all the photos you collect and post, especially the ones from flickr which don't appear on the London threads
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Old March 3rd, 2012, 10:26 PM   #10349
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Your choice of night-time pictures is always stunning.
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Old March 3rd, 2012, 10:38 PM   #10350
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The glass looks amazing on the last pic of that set!
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Old March 4th, 2012, 02:42 AM   #10351
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Old March 4th, 2012, 09:11 AM   #10352
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From Friday (2/3/2012):
20 Fenchurch Street:
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CIMG2403 by The Shard Baby 4, on Flickr
London Bridge:
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CIMG2440 by The Shard Baby 4, on Flickr
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CIMG2442 by The Shard Baby 4, on Flickr
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CIMG2447 by The Shard Baby 4, on Flickr
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CIMG2451 by The Shard Baby 4, on Flickr
The Shard Place:
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West side cladding:
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Shard & Place:
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CIMG2455 by The Shard Baby 4, on Flickr
Shard v Place:
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The new bus stops:
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London Bridge Station:
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CIMG2463 by The Shard Baby 4, on Flickr
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CIMG2464 by The Shard Baby 4, on Flickr
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CIMG2465 by The Shard Baby 4, on Flickr
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CIMG2467 by The Shard Baby 4, on Flickr
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CIMG2468 by The Shard Baby 4, on Flickr
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CIMG2471 by The Shard Baby 4, on Flickr
What’s this?
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CIMG2472 by The Shard Baby 4, on Flickr
London Bridge Station and Shard:
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I hugged that beam for the first time, it was the first time I hugged one of the diagonal beams and it was massive! I love the Shard!:happy2:
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North side escalator works:
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The new road:
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Me on the ground trying to get a whole shot, but couldn’t quite manage:
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Shard & Place out from London Bridge Station:
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CIMG2485 by The Shard Baby 4, on Flickr
Spire:
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And lastly, Place steel and Shard glass:
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3.3.2012 by The Shard Baby 4, on Flickr
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Old March 4th, 2012, 03:28 PM   #10353
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Old March 4th, 2012, 03:43 PM   #10354
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good updates. I love the shot made with sunny weather. The Shard looks great in the sun.
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Old March 4th, 2012, 04:04 PM   #10355
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Old March 4th, 2012, 04:06 PM   #10356
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@portonuts many thanks for posting links across the other forums it saves so much hassle
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Old March 4th, 2012, 07:25 PM   #10357
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Old March 4th, 2012, 07:50 PM   #10358
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Great updates.
This tower is huge from the ground.
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Old March 5th, 2012, 05:18 AM   #10359
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cut it off at the second mech floor and you got a decent building
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Old March 5th, 2012, 02:40 PM   #10360
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