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Old August 30th, 2011, 10:34 PM   #8181
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It'll definitely break the pavement.
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Old August 30th, 2011, 11:41 PM   #8182
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I hope next time he climbs the Shard he falls off.
a bit harsh, no?
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Old August 31st, 2011, 02:44 AM   #8183
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From the London Eye yesterday.





And two from outside Leyton Tube Station, East London


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Old August 31st, 2011, 09:26 AM   #8184
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North side spire steel!!!!!

We can finally see the floor they are laying!
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Old August 31st, 2011, 12:53 PM   #8185
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Old August 31st, 2011, 02:08 PM   #8186
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oooooooh, aaaaaaahh
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Old August 31st, 2011, 02:18 PM   #8187
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Great news Now to watch this thing rise again How tall did the new steel make this?
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Old August 31st, 2011, 02:31 PM   #8188
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I don't think it's gone above the top of the core yet. Maybe just another level.
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Old August 31st, 2011, 02:46 PM   #8189
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Old August 31st, 2011, 06:46 PM   #8190
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Awesome to finally see some steel. This one is finally growing again!
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Old August 31st, 2011, 11:00 PM   #8191
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This beauty is really starting to get tiny toward top
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Old August 31st, 2011, 11:37 PM   #8192
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Old September 1st, 2011, 12:05 AM   #8193
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I don't think it's gone above the top of the core yet. Maybe just another level.
Agree, even from a low angle you can still see the core.
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Old September 1st, 2011, 12:55 PM   #8194
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Old September 1st, 2011, 02:11 PM   #8195
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What is the the current height of the shard and, when will the shard be completed ?
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Old September 1st, 2011, 02:43 PM   #8196
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What is the the current height of the shard and, when will the shard be completed ?
Jun/July 2012 i guess
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Old September 1st, 2011, 03:06 PM   #8197
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finally the new steel !
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Old September 1st, 2011, 03:54 PM   #8198
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What is the the current height of the shard and, when will the shard be completed ?
It's about 245m just now, so ~65m still to go. And it's due to be finished by May 2012, in time for the Olympics.
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Old September 1st, 2011, 04:17 PM   #8199
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It's about 245m just now, so ~65m still to go. And it's due to be finished by May 2012, in time for the Olympics.
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Old September 1st, 2011, 06:16 PM   #8200
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