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  1. Edmonton

    Snapshot Title: Edmonton
    Taken by: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk

    Image: City of London (01) - UK
    Image Owner: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk



    Description:

    Walbrook House, Bounces Road, London N9



  2. Wooden Man

    Snapshot Title: Wooden Man
    Taken by: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk

    Image: City of London (01) - UK
    Image Owner: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk



    Description:

    Wooden sailor in the rigging of the Cutty Sark



  3. Poplar Housing Towers

    Snapshot Title: Poplar Housing Towers
    Taken by: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk

    Image: City of London (01) - UK
    Image Owner: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk



    Description:

    Poplar Housing Towers 1, 2 & 3 Rainhill Way, London E3



  4. Lewey House

    Snapshot Title: Lewey House
    Taken by: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk

    Image: City of London (01) - UK
    Image Owner: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk



    Description:

    Lewey House, Bow Common Lane, London E3



  5. Trinity Hospital

    Snapshot Title: Trinity Hospital
    Taken by: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk

    Image: City of London (01) - UK
    Image Owner: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk



    Description:

    Dating back to 1613, Trinity Hospital London SE10 is the oldest surviving building in Greenwich. The hospital was founded as almshouses by Henry Howard, Earl of Northampton. A board near its entrance ...



  6. Runners

    Snapshot Title: Runners
    Taken by: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk

    Image: City of London (01) - UK
    Image Owner: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk



    Description:

    Runners on Blasker Walk at the front of Saint Davids Square, Cubitt Town E14



  7. Workmen

    Snapshot Title: Workmen
    Taken by: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk

    Image: City of London (01) - UK
    Image Owner: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk



    Description:

    Workmen on roof of new construction



  8. BT Tower

    Snapshot Title: BT Tower
    Taken by: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk

    Image: City of London (01) - UK
    Image Owner: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk



    Description:

    The BT Tower is located in London, and was built to replace the steel lattice tower, constructed in the latter years of the 1940’s, which sat on the Telephone Exchange Museum, providing television l...



  9. The Monument

    Snapshot Title: The Monument
    Taken by: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk

    Image: City of London (01) - UK
    Image Owner: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk



    Description:

    The Monument to the Great Fire of London, more commonly known simply as the Monument, is a stone Roman Doric column in the City of London, near the northern end of London Bridge, which commemorates th...



  10. Maritime Museum

    Snapshot Title: Maritime Museum
    Taken by: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk

    Image: City of London (01) - UK
    Image Owner: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk



    Description:

    The National Maritime Museum (NMM) was formally established by Act of Parliament in 1934 and opened to the public by King George VI on 27 April 1937. It includes the 17th-century Queen's House and, fr...



  11. St Michael's Church

    Snapshot Title: St Michael's Church
    Taken by: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk

    Image: City of London (01) - UK
    Image Owner: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk



    Description:

    St Michael's Church, South Grove, Highgate, London, N6 stands higher than any other church in London. As you enter you are all but level with the cross on top of St. Paul’s Cathedral. It is not an ...



  12. St Paul's Cathedral

    Snapshot Title: St Paul's Cathedral
    Taken by: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk

    Image: City of London (01) - UK
    Image Owner: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk



    Description:

    St Paul's Cathedral, London, is a Church of England cathedral, the seat of the Bishop of London and mother church of the Diocese of London. It sits at the top of Ludgate Hill, the highest point in the...



  13. St Josephs Church

    Snapshot Title: St Josephs Church
    Taken by: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk

    Image: City of London (01) - UK
    Image Owner: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk



    Description:

    St. Joseph's was established in the mid-1850's, at a time when the relaxation of legal control over Catholicism was taking place. The Catholic community was expanding because of the railroads, but the...



  14. Train on DLR

    Snapshot Title: Train on DLR
    Taken by: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk

    Image: City of London (01) - UK
    Image Owner: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk



    Description:

    Train on the Docklands Light Railway (DLR) near Blackwall Station. This is an automated light metro system opened in 1987 to serve the redeveloped Docklands area of London. It reaches north to Stratfo...



  15. Communications tower

    Snapshot Title: Communications tower
    Taken by: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk

    Image: City of London (01) - UK
    Image Owner: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk



    Description:

    Communications tower in Swains Lane, Highgate village, London N6



  16. Speeding Boat

    Snapshot Title: Speeding Boat
    Taken by: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk

    Image: City of London (01) - UK
    Image Owner: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk



    Description:

    Power Cruiser



  17. All Saints' Church

    Snapshot Title: All Saints' Church
    Taken by: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk

    Image: City of London (01) - UK
    Image Owner: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk



    Description:

    All Saints' Church, Poplar, is a church in Newby Place, Poplar, London Borough of Tower Hamlets, and is the Church of England parish church of Poplar. It was built in 1821-3 to serve the newly created...



  18. Masts or the Cutty Sark

    Snapshot Title: Masts or the Cutty Sark
    Taken by: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk

    Image: City of London (01) - UK
    Image Owner: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk



    Description:

    The Cutty Sark is a British clipper ship. Built on the Clyde in 1869 for the Jock Willis shipping line, she was one of the last tea clippers to be built and one of the fastest, coming at the end of a ...



  19. London Assembly

    Snapshot Title: London Assembly
    Taken by: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk

    Image: City of London (01) - UK
    Image Owner: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk



    Description:

    The London Assembly is an elected body, part of the Greater London Authority, that scrutinises the activities of the Mayor of London and has the power, with a two-thirds majority, to amend the mayor's...



  20. Tower Bridge

    Snapshot Title: Tower Bridge
    Taken by: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk

    Image: City of London (01) - UK
    Image Owner: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk



    Description:

    Tower Bridge (built 1886–1894) is a combined bascule and suspension bridge in London which crosses the River Thames. It is close to the Tower of London, from which it takes its name, and has become ...



  21. Alexandra Palace

    Snapshot Title: Alexandra Palace
    Taken by: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk

    Image: City of London (01) - UK
    Image Owner: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk



    Description:

    The palace covers some 7.5 acres (30,000 m2). In 1871 work started on a railway line to connect the site to Highgate station. Work on both the railway and the palace was completed in 1873 and, on 24 M...



  22. Ontario Tower

    Snapshot Title: Ontario Tower
    Taken by: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk

    Image: City of London (01) - UK
    Image Owner: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk



    Description:

    Biscayne Avenue, London. E14
    The Ontario Tower is a luxury high-rise residential development in London's Docklands. It was built by the Ballymore construction company, as part of a wider scheme in New...



  23. Power Station

    Snapshot Title: Power Station
    Taken by: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk

    Image: City of London (01) - UK
    Image Owner: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk



    Description:

    Greenwich Power Station is a standby oil, gas, and formerly coal-fired power station on the River Thames at Greenwich in south-east London. Despite being over one hundred years old, the station is sti...



  24. Olympic Stadium

    Snapshot Title: Olympic Stadium
    Taken by: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk

    Image: City of London (01) - UK
    Image Owner: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk



    Description:

    The Stadium at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, commonly known as the Olympic Stadium, is a stadium located in Stratford, London, England. It is located at Marshgate Lane in London's Stratford district i...



  25. Air Ambulance

    Snapshot Title: Air Ambulance
    Taken by: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk

    Image: City of London (01) - UK
    Image Owner: Frank Johnston - whatpics.co.uk



    Description:

    Air Ambulance on top of The New Royal London Hospital which was founded in September 1740 and was originally named The London Infirmary. The name changed to The London Hospital in 1748 and then to The...