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Old November 6th, 2011, 07:17 PM   #221
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Walking through Victoria the other day and
noticed another circular core rising to the east
of st georges,I guessed it was along
the thames somewhere, anybody know what it is?
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Old November 7th, 2011, 12:35 PM   #222
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From the Monument, St George tower now visible - sunset shots slightly blurry as it's a long way to zoom

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Old November 7th, 2011, 11:40 PM   #223
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Old November 10th, 2011, 02:56 AM   #224
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Old November 15th, 2011, 10:02 AM   #225
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Old November 17th, 2011, 07:05 PM   #226
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Old November 21st, 2011, 01:50 PM   #227
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special thanks to potto for sharing this fantastic picture (london should be renamed as the city of cranes )


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Old November 22nd, 2011, 07:26 PM   #228
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Old November 24th, 2011, 04:20 PM   #229
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Old November 24th, 2011, 06:06 PM   #230
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Great progress and pictures!
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Old November 25th, 2011, 11:16 PM   #231
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Old November 27th, 2011, 04:25 PM   #232
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Old November 27th, 2011, 05:01 PM   #233
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Old November 27th, 2011, 05:29 PM   #234
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Thanks for posting that awesome update, PortoNuts. It's looking great.
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Old November 27th, 2011, 05:52 PM   #235
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Rendering in the first post of this thread:
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Now that's what I call similarity between renders and reality.
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Old November 27th, 2011, 06:58 PM   #236
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Old November 27th, 2011, 07:06 PM   #237
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one criticism - london towers are far apart to each other which makes overall london skyline looks weak even among other competitors from across the english channel. no doubt london skyline would be no.1 if all these 100m+ towers were built at the same location.
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Old November 27th, 2011, 07:08 PM   #238
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btw, special thanks to chest (for taking pics), the shard baby (for drawing diagrams) and portonuts (for posting)
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Old November 29th, 2011, 08:05 PM   #239
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Old November 30th, 2011, 05:06 PM   #240
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^ looks fantastic, another great addition to southwark's cluster
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