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A sense of power. Inventors, well engineered structures, buildings, museums and more...
Bletchley Park - Government Property - Unauthorized Entry Prohibited
Telecoms at Bletchley Park

Telecoms at Bletchley Park-Seek out the wartime activities of code breaking and the more recent times of the Post Office Training Centre.
Bankside Power Station
Bankside Power Station

Once generating electricity for London, this Sixties architecture has been converted into Tate Modern - A 21st Century Art Gallery.
Amberley Working Museum
Amberley Working Museum

Amberley Museum is located in the tranquil and picturesque setting of a former chalk pit, with easy road and rail access making it an ideal place for a family day out.

Miscellaneous Links
Miscellaneous Links

Nikola Tesla - developer of the a.c. motor and high voltage power transmission systems.

Cold War Research Study Group - secret underground bunkers.
City Hall, London
City Hall, home of the Mayor of London, the London Assembly and the GLA was designed by the 'wobbly bridge' team of Foster and Partners. In this new millennium, as technology advances, ever more striking buildings and unusual structures are appearing on the skyline... [ Photo: Tom Mitchell]
Telecommunications Heritage Group
The Telecommunications Heritage Group

The THG was formed in 1986 with the aim of bringing together all those engaged in the study, preservation and collection of the heritage of communications...

Ludgate Circus -A City Notebook 
Ludgate - A City Notebook:

A fascinating everyday study of architecture, happenings and history around London EC4.
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