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Old March 13th, 2013, 12:39 AM   #13241
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As someone told me a minute ago on report status changes this is 310 meters and 1,017 feet Same height as Pearl River Tower in Guangzhou, China.
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Old March 13th, 2013, 01:50 AM   #13242
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As someone told me a minute ago on report status changes this is 310 meters and 1,017 feet Same height as Pearl River Tower in Guangzhou, China.
Actually, I think PRT is 1016ft.
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Old March 13th, 2013, 02:02 AM   #13243
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And so is the Shard.
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Old March 13th, 2013, 03:24 AM   #13244
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surely it can only be completed once a lucky someone dips into the infinity pool!
Which amazingly we have seen no photos of yet.
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Old March 13th, 2013, 04:55 PM   #13245
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1,017 Feet Trust me
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Old March 13th, 2013, 05:25 PM   #13246
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Shard is the highest skyscraper in the world. Trust me
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Old March 13th, 2013, 05:30 PM   #13247
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^ This ladies and gentlemen, is why Russians don't do stand up.
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Old March 13th, 2013, 09:06 PM   #13248
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Old March 14th, 2013, 02:33 AM   #13249
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1,017 Feet Trust me
The height you often hear in the media is incorrect.

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Old March 14th, 2013, 04:31 AM   #13250
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Old March 14th, 2013, 04:35 AM   #13251
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The height you often hear in the media is incorrect.

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Hmm, I thought it was 1,016 from the lowest entrance, on the side where the hotel entrance is located.
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Old March 14th, 2013, 10:40 PM   #13252
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Old March 14th, 2013, 11:04 PM   #13253
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I'm going up the viewing platform very soon gonna take some snaps fellow forumers good day
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Old March 14th, 2013, 11:06 PM   #13254
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very nice pic....
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Old March 15th, 2013, 01:54 AM   #13255
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Went up the viewing platform yest, was really impressed! the view is stunning. my only critasism is that there is no cafe or at least place to buy a drink whilst at the top. My pics from yest.

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Old March 15th, 2013, 03:41 AM   #13256
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I can't visit this forum without checking on my lovely Shard. I am so hook on this beautiful baby like life. Do not blame me on that.
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Old March 15th, 2013, 03:44 AM   #13257
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Truly one of the best towers (things?) ever built
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Old March 15th, 2013, 10:59 AM   #13258
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Old March 15th, 2013, 12:07 PM   #13259
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Hi guys, I'll be around The Shard tomorrow with the DSLR so should try an get some good zoom shots from the ground!
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Old March 16th, 2013, 04:09 AM   #13260
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i love the shardy, don't close the thread
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