30 St Mary Axe

30 St Mary Axe, informally known as The Gherkin, is a commercial skyscraper in 's primary financial district, the . It was completed in December 2003 and opened in April 2004.
Photo: Diego Delso, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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The , officially Her Majesty's Royal Palace and Fortress of the , is a historic castle on the north bank of the in . is situated 2500 feet south of 30 St Mary Axe. Photo: MatthiasKabel, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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Several bridges named have spanned the between the and , in . is situated 2900 feet southwest of 30 St Mary Axe. Photo: Oxyman, CC BY 2.5.

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is a combined bascule and suspension bridge in , built between 1886 and 1894. is situated 3500 feet south of 30 St Mary Axe. Photo: Barcex, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Synagogue
, officially Qahal Kadosh Sha'ar ha-Shamayim, is the oldest synagogue in the United Kingdom in continuous use. Photo: John Salmon, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Localities in the Area

Quarter
was one of the gates in the former defensive wall around the City of London. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Quarter
is a district in the and within the . Photo: Diliff, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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