TQ3381 : Lloyds Building Detail

taken 12 years ago, near to London, City of London, Great Britain

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Lloyds Building Detail
Lloyds Building Detail
Located at 1, Lime Street in London, the Lloyd's building is home to Lloyd's of London insurance market.

Designed by Richard Rogers and built between 1978 and 1986, the building is 'Hi-tech' form of architecture, using shiny surfaces, cutting edge materials and designs that resemble machinery. The Lloyds Building uses large expanses of metal cladding and glass, and has an 'inside-out' look with service pipes and glass lifts on the outside of the building. The centre piece of the building is a large glass barrel-vault roofed atrium, 60 metres high, allowing light to penetrate to four galleried floors.

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TQ3381, 4291 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Friday, 1 May, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 15 December, 2009
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Construction, Development 
Primary Subject of Photo
Building Detail 
Category
Architectural detail > Architectural detail   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 331 810 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:30.7565N 0:4.9735W
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OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 331 810
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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