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Big Ben | Pictures & Images of Big Ben London

Pictures & Images of Big Ben Clock Tower, Parliament building, London.

One of the great Iconic buildings of the world is Big Ben. A symbol of Englishness and of democracy whose bell chimes are still broadcast live to announce BBC Radio 4 news programs. The Clock Tower is commonly known as Big Ben but that is actually the name of the great bell that chimes the hour.

In 1834 a devastating fire swept through the Palace of Westminster all but destroying it. Sir...
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