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Shakespeare’s Way - Leg 1 - 8 miles

  Globe Theatre to Wandsworth Bridge   

Walked by West Essex Ramblers on Sunday, 6th March 2011

A Talk

An introductory walk talk outside St Paul's Cathedral

Photographer: Harry Hawkins

Millenium Bridge

Walking from St Paul's, across the Millennium Bridge, to the Globe Theatre

Photographer: Harry Hawkins

Globe Theatre

Photo shoot at the Globe Theatre

Photographer: Harry Hawkins

Tate Modern

Setting off by the Tate Modern

Photographer: Harry Hawkins

Millenium Bridge

Passing under the Millennium Bridge - opposite St Paul's

Photographer: Harry Hawkins

Outside Tate Modern

The leader talked outside the Tate Modern opposite St Paul's

Photographer: Harry Hawkins

Blackfriars Bridge

Just passed Blackfriars Bridge

Photographer: Harry Hawkins

London City

General view - leaving the City of London

Photographer: Harry Hawkins

By Festival Hall

Trees outside the Festival Hall

Photographer: Harry Hawkins

Hungerford Bridge

View from Queen Elizabeth Hall: Hungerford Bridge, Charing Cross Station and Festival Pier

Photographer: Harry Hawkins

London Eye

London Eye and Houses of Parliament's Victoria Tower (square) and Central Tower (spire)

Photographer: Harry Hawkins

Houses of Parliament

London Eye and Houses of Parliament

Photographer: Harry Hawkins

Houses of Parliament

By the Thames Passing the Houses of Parliament

Photographer: Harry Hawkins

Lambeth Palace

Lambeth Palace by Lambeth Bridge - Archbishop of Canterbury's London home

Photographer: Harry Hawkins

Tate Gallery

The Tate Gallery between Lambeth Bridge and Vauxhall Bridge

Photographer: Harry Hawkins

Statue - Vauxhall Bridge

Vauxhall Bridge - 1 of 8 statues representing art or science: here, art-pottery (holding a vase)

Photographer: Harry Hawkins

Battersea

Looking up river to Battersea - Gasometer and Battersea Power Station

Photographer: Harry Hawkins

Cormorants

Cormorants on a floating mooring

Photographer: Harry Hawkins

Barges

Cory Environmental waste collection barges moored in centre of Thames: destination - Mucking Marshes, Essex, 30 miles down river. And Chelsea Bridge

Photographer: Harry Hawkins

Cormorants

13 Cormorants viewing the world

Photographer: Harry Hawkins

Boats

Jumble of river boats

Photographer: Harry Hawkins

Battersea Power Station

Battersea Power Station

Photographer: Harry Hawkins

Battersea Power Station

Battersea Power Station - end view

Photographer: Harry Hawkins

Gasometer and Dogs Home

Gasometer and Battersea Dogs and Cats Home

Photographer: Harry Hawkins

Battersea Park

Battersea Park - Memorial to 24th London Division by Eric Kennington (said to be modelled on soldier poets: Robert Graves; Wilfred Owen; and Siegfried Sasoon)

Photographer: Harry Hawkins

Battersea Park

Battersea Park - Peace Pagoda - housing 4 Buddhas: here, ‘Hand Pressing to Earth,’ representing him calling upon Earth to witness to the truth of his words

Photographer: Harry Hawkins

Battersea Park

Battersea Park - Peace Pagoda - here, Buddha, Hand Raised. as a sign of protection and warding off fear from evil

Photographer: Harry Hawkins

Albert Bridge

Albert Bridge - Photo taken 2007 (when the workmen's wraps were off)

Photographer: Harry Hawkins

Battersea Bridge

Before Battersea Bridge - Sculpture - Two Swans, (showing one) by Catherine Marr-Johnson (freely taking to flight: was compared to, a dying Swan, strangulated by discarded fishing line)

Photographer: Harry Hawkins

Battersea Bridge

After Battersea Bridge - Sculpture - In Town, by John Ravera (the child used to point to a bird)

Photographer: Harry Hawkins


Fulham Power Station

Moored Cory Environmental Barges in front of Lots Road Power Station

Photographer: Harry Hawkins

Fulham Power Station

Moored boat in front of Lots Road Power Station

Photographer: Harry Hawkins

St Mary's

St Mary's Church

Photographer: Harry Hawkins

St Mary's

St Mary's Church

Photographer: Harry Hawkins

Chelsea Harbour

General view towards Chelsea Harbour Mariner

Photographer: Harry Hawkins

Chelsea Harbour

Entrance tower to Chelsea Harbour Mariner

Photographer: Harry Hawkins

Rail Bridge and Boats

Rail bridge over Battersea Reach and moored boats

Photographer: Harry Hawkins

Housing

Modern housing - probably Waterman's Quay, William Morris Way

Photographer: Harry Hawkins


Housing

Looking across, London Battersea Heliport, (the jetty thing) towards developed Wandsworth (Clove Hitch Quay?) with three styles of residences

Photographer: Harry Hawkins

Cormorant Island

Cormorant Island! And Wandsworth Bridge

Photographer: Harry Hawkins

Heron

Heron - Guest on Cormorant Island

Photographer: Harry Hawkins

Cormorants

Cormorants close up

Photographer: Harry Hawkins

Top Cormorant

Top Cormorant

Photographer: Harry Hawkins

Rowers

Young rowers learning their skills

Photographer: Harry Hawkins


Sign

Modern billboard by Clear Channel UK at Swandon Way / York Road roundabout Wandsworth

Photographer: Harry Hawkins


Wandsworth Station

Wandsworth Town Station

Photographer: Harry Hawkins


Shakespeare's Way - Leg 1 - 8 miles

Globe Theatre to Wandsworth Bridge

Walked by the West Essex Ramblers on - Sunday, 6th March 2011

SOME VIEWING TIPS


HOVER over ARROWED SQUARE

For a DESCRIPTION

CLICK on SQUARE

For a picture   

Designed for Monitor Setting of

1024 x 768 Pixels

It works for me in Microsoft's XP to:

Click to select picture;

Press F11 for Full Screen;

Press F11 to revert to Non-Full Screen;

Hold "Ctrl" down and press "W" to close photo Window;

and then select Next Photo.

or

Click to select picture;

Press F11; Ctrl W; next Photo;

and use F11 only on last Photo to revert to Non-Full Screen.