Re: The City
- Hi Keith,
I recall seen this 'traffic light tree' in more than one ocassion
that night, as I got lost and I was looking for the Hilton Hotel on
the other side, everyone was directing me towards the Hilton Canary
Wharf and I really wanted the Hilton Docklands. But it was worth it
in the end, once I crosed the river using the tunnel built for cart
and horses. Next time I will leave the car at home and go on the
--- In PanoToolsNG@yahoogroups.com, Keith Martin <keith@...> wrote:
> Sometime around 21/11/08 (at 09:37 +0000) Rodrigo Alarcon-Cielock
> >Is this the reason as to why the banks need extra money?, to pay
> >electricity bills.
> A shocking waste of power, I agree!
> BTW, the cluster of red lights just to the right of the bright
> that's slightly rightwards of the middle of the default view (can't
> think of a simpler description) is the 'traffic light tree'.
> This consists of dozens of traffic lights clustered together in a
> tree-like shape on a small roundabout at a junction. They switch
> colours randomly - they're nothing to do with traffic control! I've
> often wondered how this particular artwork installation got past
> town planning committee...
> Also, the dark low-rise building just to the right of this, in
> of the taller lit-up blocks, is the book publishers where my wife
> works. (Canary Wharf isn't *entirely* filled with cityboys and
> 'merchant bankers'! :-)