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Old March 10th, 2012, 08:30 PM   #21
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I don't know if residents will have any benefits but tickets must be expensive.
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Old March 12th, 2012, 03:25 PM   #22
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The purpose is purely for tourist?
pretty much, although it can be used as a part of a commute. i suppose it will all depend on how much it costs and whether it is included with a travel card.
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Old March 13th, 2012, 02:27 PM   #23
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Taller North Tower
not quite as elegant with the top added:
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wonder what they are doing here. hopefully they adding a dramatic lighting scheme :
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Old March 13th, 2012, 02:28 PM   #24
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Progress on the South Tower

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you wouldn't think we were in difficult economical times with the sheer number of cranes present in this small section of East London:
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Old March 13th, 2012, 08:34 PM   #25
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South Tower getting taller, with Thames Clipper and the excellent Trinity Buoy Wharf in the background:
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Old March 14th, 2012, 09:57 AM   #26
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i like the flimsy looking towers and the double helix staircase. one ride to look forward to in london.
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Old March 14th, 2012, 04:11 PM   #27
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¡Stunning!
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Old March 14th, 2012, 09:14 PM   #28
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South Tower has risen again in the night and today:
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Old March 16th, 2012, 12:34 PM   #29
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Old March 16th, 2012, 12:39 PM   #30
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and then just before 1am the crane started lowering the matching piece to the left. (only had access to my iPhone):
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Old March 16th, 2012, 05:26 PM   #31
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I like the pillars, I thought they would be very bland, simple white columns.
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Old March 17th, 2012, 02:29 PM   #32
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Old March 17th, 2012, 02:32 PM   #33
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and this is happening right now!
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hope you enjoy
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Old March 17th, 2012, 06:16 PM   #34
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If only everything went ahead this fast.
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Old March 18th, 2012, 09:21 PM   #35
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Old March 18th, 2012, 09:53 PM   #36
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excellent as always chest!

had to get a shot of the sun reflecting from the top:
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and earlier:
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Old March 21st, 2012, 10:20 PM   #37
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not taken by me but had to post this:
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Old March 22nd, 2012, 01:01 AM   #38
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Fantastic.
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Old March 25th, 2012, 07:37 AM   #39
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by Core Rising.

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i have no idea what that is, can anyone please tell me?
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