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...The Foster Tower...
Nickname: The " Erotic Gherkin ":-)
The 41-storey high, round, tapered building, was designed by Lord Foster.

(Olympus C-5050ZOOM)

Comments 6

  • FERRY TENTUA 10/27/2004 23:30

    *** Hi Fernand,
    Thats right, thanks for your comment, hope to see more of your pic's, they are beautiful! :-)
    Regards: Ferry
  • Fernand Alcatrao 10/27/2004 23:16

    This tower is very impressive. I guess it's also known as the Swiss Re in the City, London. Am I right?
    If so, it's just in front of
    Lloyd's building
    Lloyd's building
    Fernand Alcatrao

    This is a very interesting area of London where tradition lives closed to modernism.
  • FERRY TENTUA 10/05/2004 17:46

    *** Info: The Foster Tower.
    Hi Susanne, this is all what i can find about the Foster Tower, as you can see at the picture, there's a few climber's at the top of the building...I've forgotten to ask them what they are doing there :-))

    # Architektur Bauwerk modern Bauwerk historisch Land Länder Großbritannien England Stadt London Historisches Gebäude Bauwerk Tower of London. Building Swiss-Re-Building Hochhaus Wolkenkratzer Glasfassade Außenansicht Architekt Sir Norman Foster Bankenviertel Finanzviertel Finanzen Finanzwirtschaft Versicherungen...

  • Susanne Cermak-Kurka 10/04/2004 23:41

    Das sieht ja super aus. Was ist in diesem "Raketen"gebäude untergebracht? Toll gesehen und gut festgehalten. LG Susanne
  • FERRY TENTUA 09/30/2004 23:24

    *** Ja, het schoot mij ineens te binnen...deed mij denken aan een raket die het luchtruim werd ingeschoten:-)
  • Maro M. 09/30/2004 23:05

    wow gefällt mir gut besonders der titel dazu