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Image for Plinston Gardens - Letchworth, Englandview gallery

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesPlinston Gardens - Letchworth, England

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This is a pair of modern constructions in a rejuvenated park in the centre of Letchworth.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/1/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesAir Navigation Beacon - Maidford Road, Farthingstone, Northamptonshire, UK

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This unusual oddity is the Air Navigation Beacon just to the south of Farthingstone.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/25/2011

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesHawker Siddeley Hunter FR10 - RAF Museum, Hendon, London

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This Hawker Siddeley Hunter aircraft is located in the grounds of the RAF Museum at Hendon in London. The plane was presented to the museum by the Royal Air Force of Oman in 2003.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/6/2015

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesBristol Bloodhound SAM - RAF Museum, Hendon, London, UK

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This missile is located just within the main entrance to the RAF Museum at Hendon in London. The museum is free to enter and photography is permitted.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/6/2015

last visited: never

Image for RAF Museum - Hendon, London, UKview gallery

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesRAF Museum - Hendon, London, UK

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The RAF Museum is located in Hendon in London. A few exhibits are outside but the vast majority are houses within three large hangars. Entry to the musuem is free but there is a car parking charge. The closest tube station is Colindale.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/6/2015

last visited: never

Image for Burgh House - New End Square, London, UKview gallery

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesBurgh House - New End Square, London, UK

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Burgh House and Hampstead Museum are entered through gates on the north east side of New End Square in Hampstead. Burgh House is Grade I listed and dates from 1704.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/3/2015

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesRobert - London, Great Britain.

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'Robert' the landmark steam locomotive is parked on a paved area in a Bus Station outside Stratford Regional Station. A new transport hub built for the 2012 London Olympics.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member veritas vita

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/24/2013

last visited: 2/5/2013

Image for Wembley Stadium - Olympic Way, London, UKview gallery

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesWembley Stadium - Olympic Way, London, UK

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Wembley Stadium opened in 2007 and was built on the site of the 1923 Wembley Stadium. It is the home of the English football team and, as well as hosting soccer matches, it entertains other sports such as Rugby League and American Football.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/3/2014

last visited: 6/1/2014

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesArcelorMittal Orbit - London, Great Britain.

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ArcelorMittal Orbit - Known as the Orbit Tower, The Iconic image that everyone will remember who visited the 2012 London Olympics, Great Britain.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member veritas vita

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/24/2013

last visited: 9/9/2012

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesBarking Abbey Ruins - Barking, London, UK

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The ruins of Barking Abbey lie to the west of the town centre and lie between Broadway and North Street to the east and Abbey Road to the west. An information board shows the Abbey to have been in use from AD 666 to 1539.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/3/2015

last visited: never

Image for Beatle's Abbey Road Zebra Crossing - Abbey Road, London UKview gallery

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesBeatle's Abbey Road Zebra Crossing - Abbey Road, London UK

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This zebra crossing was made famous by the Beatles when it appeared on the cover of one of their albums. The Abbey Road recording studios are just a few long strides away.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/13/2013

last visited: 10/22/2013

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesMadame Tussauds - Marylebone Road, London, UK

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Madame Tussauds is on the north side of Marylebone Road a short walk to the east of the Baker Street underground station. This is a very popular tourist attraction in central London and queues can be seen forming about an hour before the doors open.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/15/2013

last visited: 5/12/2014

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesBT Tower - Cleveland Street, London, UK

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The BT Tower in London's West End, previously the Post Office Tower, is a strikingly tall cylindrical building. The main structure is 175 metres tall, with a further section of aerial bringing the total height to 188 metres.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/3/2015

last visited: never

Image for St Bartholomew-the-Great - Cloth Fair, London, UKview gallery

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesSt Bartholomew-the-Great - Cloth Fair, London, UK

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This church is tucked away in a quiet area close to the Central Market Smithfield and the world famous Barts hospital.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/4/2014

last visited: never

Image for William Wallace Plaque - West Smithfield, London, UKview gallery

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesWilliam Wallace Plaque - West Smithfield, London, UK

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This plaque, to William Wallace, is on the north west wall of Barts hospital on the south east side of West Smithfield. It is surprising that such a small object has been picked up by a satellite!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/4/2014

last visited: 2/1/2013

Image for British Museum - Bloomsbury, London, UKview gallery

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesBritish Museum - Bloomsbury, London, UK

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The British Museum is dedicated to human history and culture, located in the Bloomsbury area of London. Admission is free but special exhibitions may incur a charge but they are usually separate to the regular displays.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/8/2015

last visited: 1/5/2008

Image for Canning Town Underground & DLR Station - Silvertown Way, London, UKview gallery

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesCanning Town Underground & DLR Station - Silvertown Way, London, UK

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Canning Town is a public transport hub with London Underground, Docklands Light Railway (DLR) and a bus station all coming together.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/26/2014

last visited: never

Image for Barking Barrier - River Road, Barking, London, UKview gallery

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesBarking Barrier - River Road, Barking, London, UK

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The Barking Barrier is part of the tidal defences for London. It stands at the mouth of the River Roding, where it meets the River Thames, in an area known as Barking Creek. The gate descends to close off the flow of water.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/13/2015

last visited: never

Image for Goldsmith's Hall - Foster Lane, London, UKview gallery

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesGoldsmith's Hall - Foster Lane, London, UK

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Goldsmith's Hall, a Grade I listed building that is home to the Worshipful Company of Goldsmiths, is located at the junction of Foster Lane and Gresham Street in the City of London.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/23/2015

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesChrist Church Greyfriars - Newgate Street, London, UK

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This church, built to a Wren design between 1677 and 1691, was bombed during the Second World War. All that remains is the tower and the area where the main part of the church was situated has been turned into a garden.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/5/2014

last visited: never

Image for Central Criminal Court - Old Bailey, London, UKview gallery

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesCentral Criminal Court - Old Bailey, London, UK

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The Central Criminal Court, on the east side of Old Bailey at the junction with Newgate Street, is often referred to as the Old Bailey. The building is also known as also known as the Justice Hall and the Sessions House.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/27/2015

last visited: 12/10/2013

Image for All Souls Church - Langham Place, London, UKview gallery

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesAll Souls Church - Langham Place, London, UK

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The church is located beyond the northern end of Regent Street in Langham Place - close to the BBC.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/11/2013

last visited: 4/12/2015

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Satellite Imagery Oddities30 St Mary Axe - London, UK

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Known as "The Gherkin" due to its shape 30 St Mary Axe is on of London's iconic buildings. It was designed by Norman Foster and opened in 2004.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/21/2014

last visited: 2/1/2013

Image for Bank of England - Lothbury, London, UKview gallery

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesBank of England - Lothbury, London, UK

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The Bank of England is located in the City of London and has a museum that opens to the public.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/21/2014

last visited: never

Image for Centre Point - New Oxford Street, London, UKview gallery

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesCentre Point - New Oxford Street, London, UK

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One of London's most famous, if not most-loved, buildings, Centre Point stands in the centre of the West End, looking over the busy Oxford Street and Charing Cross Road junction.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/6/2015

last visited: never

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