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Old July 31st, 2011, 09:14 PM   #7801
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Old July 31st, 2011, 09:44 PM   #7802
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Old August 1st, 2011, 04:22 AM   #7807
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It`s so pretty!!! Le batiment est trés belle!!!
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Old August 1st, 2011, 04:37 AM   #7808
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Old August 1st, 2011, 09:42 AM   #7809
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A youtube video of a timelapse of the London skyline 1078-2014+ (depends on riverside south) using 4D cityscape's London jigsaw puzzle):
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Old August 1st, 2011, 11:58 AM   #7810
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A few snaps along Tooley Street this morning showing the core box demolition and backpack roof.









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Old August 1st, 2011, 04:47 PM   #7811
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A few of the core box demolition taken from the south side this lunch time







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Take that core box away: cheers2:
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Old August 1st, 2011, 08:03 PM   #7813
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Latest diagram:
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Thank you very much for the pictures cybertect-Perfect for my diagram
Such a clear day that I can see Tower Crane 7 from my other house in Putney!
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Superb cladding (flawless) (photo by Richard Dargan)
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Old August 1st, 2011, 10:28 PM   #7815
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What are they going to do when the concrete section is over?
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Old August 1st, 2011, 11:17 PM   #7816
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Put some steel on top of it
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Old August 2nd, 2011, 01:10 AM   #7817
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As promised earlier, here's another selection of pics taken this lunch time, with the rest to be found in my Shard Gallery


South side view from Weston Street






and from the bottom end of Great Maze Pond




Newcomen Street




Parts of the core box being lowered to ground




The Place's tower crane in reflection




and juxtaposed with the north side of The Shard




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Pardon my ignorance if this is a stupid thing to say; I can't help but feel that the white boards half way up each window are massively detracting from the quality of the facade and the building as a whole...
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Old August 2nd, 2011, 02:32 AM   #7819
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Pardon my ignorance if this is a stupid thing to say; I can't help but feel that the white boards half way up each window are massively detracting from the quality of the facade and the building as a whole...
those are only temporary, to prevent the windows from being damaged from the inside
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Old August 2nd, 2011, 04:51 AM   #7820
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Very soon the outer metalic structure will get the height of the concrete core, so we won't see it any more.
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