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Old August 27th, 2013, 03:42 AM   #2021
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Externally most likely, internally no. That will happen during 2014.
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Old August 28th, 2013, 08:39 AM   #2022
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Bold and ugly
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Old August 30th, 2013, 02:16 AM   #2023
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That is one very honest self critisism, but let's stay on topic, and talk about the building.
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Old September 1st, 2013, 07:15 PM   #2024
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Old September 1st, 2013, 09:01 PM   #2025
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I don't think so... yet, but I think it will when all these buildings are completed, at the moment it's a bit of a mess as it's being transformed tho
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Old September 2nd, 2013, 02:12 AM   #2026
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Old September 3rd, 2013, 04:54 AM   #2027
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http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-23930675

LOL. Seriously though, all that glass, didn't they think of that? I don't want to be vaporised next time I'm out for a walk in the City, I hope Leadenhall is safer.
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Old September 9th, 2013, 01:54 PM   #2028
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Guys any new pictures of this???

Or is contruction beginning to be more internal than external?
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Old September 9th, 2013, 06:54 PM   #2029
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Old September 10th, 2013, 01:04 PM   #2030
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That looks FANTASTIC! The cladding is really coming along well! Beautiful!
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Old September 10th, 2013, 06:15 PM   #2031
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Old September 11th, 2013, 02:42 PM   #2032
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OMG london looks so futuristic
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Old September 12th, 2013, 08:26 PM   #2033
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Yeah London is soon going to have far best skyline in Europe the Cheesegrater looks awesome IMO
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Old September 12th, 2013, 11:13 PM   #2034
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These cranes are from what construction?
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Old September 12th, 2013, 11:40 PM   #2035
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Old September 15th, 2013, 06:58 AM   #2036
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That Building and the city as a whole.... amazing!!!
I hope I get to go to London one day!
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Old September 15th, 2013, 11:45 AM   #2037
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LOL. Seriously though, all that glass, didn't they think of that? I don't want to be vaporised next time I'm out for a walk in the City, I hope Leadenhall is safer.
It's because it's curved all the light gets focused in one area causing a magnifying glass effect
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Old September 18th, 2013, 04:11 PM   #2038
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Old September 19th, 2013, 01:16 AM   #2039
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Where is that photo taken from?
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