Image Archive

Image Archive: 2015. Marble Arch Observation Wheel.

This image, from our archives, shows the large ferris wheel at Marble Arch, which ran for approximately four weeks from mid-July to mid-August 2015. The wheel had 36 enclosed pods each capable of seating up to six people and offering good views of London. Shortly after its opening, the attraction was hit by technical issues …

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Image Archive: 2014. Moor House.

This image, from our archives, shows Moor House, a large office building on London Wall in the City of London. The distinctive shaped building was designed by Foster and Partners and opened in 2005. Located on the northern edge of the City of London’s financial district, Moor House is one of the largest buildings in …

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Image Archive: 2014. No. 1 Poultry.

This image, from our archives, shows the No. 1 Poultry office and retail building, at the junction of Poultry and Queen Victoria Street in the Bank area of the City of London. No. 1 Poultry is an office and retail building at the junction of Poultry and Queen Victoria Street, adjacent to Bank junction, in …

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Image Archive: 2016. Odeon Cinema, Marble Arch.

This image, from our archives, shows the large Odeon cinema at Marble Arch a month after closing and prior to demolition in 2016. There has been a cinema at Marble Arch since 1928 when it opened as the Regal. Subsequently, the cinema has undergone a number of owners and renovations. In February, 1967 a huge …

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Image Archive: 2008. Thames Barrier Closed.

This image, from our archives, shows two of the main gates at the Thames Barrier closed. Two of the masssive moveable gates at the Thames Barrier are raised during an annual closure and maintenance test. There are four such main gates, each 20 metres high, with a span of 61 metres and weigh over 3,300 …

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