Archive for April 15, 2015

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The Sundial on Tower Hill was commissioned by London Transport and unveiled in 1992. It is by John Chitty and Edwin Russell. The Sundial keeps good time although it may vary from GMT by up to 16 minutes.

Around the actual sundial are reliefs which commemorate important events from the history of London.

Roman Conquest

Roman Conquest

Building of the Tower of London

Building of the Tower of London

Shakespeare and the building of the Globe theatre

Shakespeare and the building of the Globe theatre

Gunpowder plot

Gunpowder plot

London Fire Brigade

London Fire Brigade

First public bus services

First public bus services

Blitz and Battle of Britain

Blitz and Battle of Britain