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Tower of London,Tower Bridge, Buckingham palace, Millennium Bridge, St paul's Cathedral

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  • 1. SOME FAMOUS SIGHTS IN LONDON Ere Tumm 2009

2. BIG BEN

  • four-faced clock
  • 31 May 1859
  • each dial - 49.15 m
  • minute hands - 4.26 m
  • the figures- 0.6 m high

3. THE TOWER OF LONDON

  • William the Conqueror
  • 1066
  • fortress, prison
  • museum
  • ravens
  • Beefeaters

4. TOWER BRIDGE

  • River Thames
  • 30 June 1894
  • 2 towers
  • road traffic
  • river traffic
  • pedestrians
  • 244metres

5. ST PAUL S CATHEDRAL

  • Sir Christopher Wren
  • 1675 to 1710
  • 2 big domes
  • Whispering Gallery
  • 13 bells

6. BUCKINGHAM PALACE

  • home of the monarch
  • 1710
  • Garden Parties
  • changing of the guards

7. MILLENNIUM WHEEL

  • 1998-1999
  • observation wheel
  • 135metres
  • 32 passenger capsules
  • 30 minutes

8. THANK YOU!