Shard London Bridge, June 2011

Shard London Bridge, June 2011

The Shard London Bridge is the tallest building in the United Kingdom, when it opens in 2012 it will the tallest building in the European Union.

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  1. ashley

    June 16, 2011

    Hi, thanks for the great post, I look forward to reading more from you.

  2. Leslie138

    July 30, 2011

    Aesthetically, the Shard London Bridge is a great addition to the London skyline. The unique shape gives the skyscraper a feeling of futuristic. I cannot wait for its completion. Great project by Renzo Piano.

  3. Patricia

    May 12, 2012

    Shard can be seen from Essex! From m11. Incredible.

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