THE MONUMENT TO THE GREAT FIRE OF LONDON is a tall stone Roman Doric column in the City of London, near the northern end of London Bridge and it is the tallest isolated stone column in the world. Designed by Sir Christopher Wren and Robert Hooke. The top of the Monument is reached by a narrow winding staircase of 311 steps providing stunning views over London.

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Comments (5)

Susana Harrison on April 1, 2011

Thank you Stephan

Sabit Tagiyev on May 16, 2011

very nice


London taxi knowledg… on October 28, 2011

Very nice. If the column were to be laid down on the ground the "fire" on top would be in Pudding Lane where the Great Fire started.

Susana Harrison on October 31, 2011

Thank you for visiting my gallery and for the lovely comments
Greetings from London

warabi hatogaya on August 30, 2012

A historied beautiful big city.

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