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Riverside Museum from the air – the latest aerial photography

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Yesterday I wrote about Riverside Museum attaining its Glasgow postcode, and published a Google Map satellite image to go with it. Although it’s good to see the museum in relation to nearby Govan, Partick and Finnieston, the image is fairly old – Riverside’s construction has progressed considerably since it was taken. As proof, here’s the latest picture of Riverside Museum from the air.

Courtesy of Hawkeye/BAM

You can clearly see the River Kelvin joining the River Clyde, while the Clydeside Expressway cuts across the image’s top left. If you look carefully you can see a wee boat by the quay wall. In a few months, the Tall Ship Glenlee will be berthed there.

The aerial image itself dates from 1 September 2010, and was taken for our building contractor BAM’s visual record of the site’s development.

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Written by Colin Campbell

September 15, 2010 at 1:53 pm

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