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Artist or CreatorMac [Stan McMurtry]
Title or Caption'Oi! I hope you royals aren't going to make a habit of this. I've just washed that bit!'
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Published byDaily Mail
Date04 Sep 2012
FormatNewspaper
Embedded text or transcriptShard window cleaning services
Person DepictedPhilip; Prince, (1921-); consort of Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain,
Charles (Philip Arthur George) (1948-); Prince of Wales
Elizabeth II (1926-); Queen of Great Britain,
Camilla; Duchess of Cornwall
Implied textBuildings: The Shard (also referred to as the Shard of Glass, Shard London Bridge or the London Bridge Tower) is a skyscraper in London, England. Standing 309.6 metres (1,016 ft) high, it was topped out on 30 March 2012 and opened on 5 July 2012. The Shard is the tallest completed building in Europe, and is also the second-tallest free-standing structure in the United Kingdom ... [wikipedia Sep 2012]
NotesNews: "Now you know why he's called His Royal Highness. Nearly 1,000ft up, head just below the clouds, Prince Andrew clambered out of a London skyscraper yesterday - and earned a place in history. He became the first member of the Royal Family to abseil down Europe's tallest building. Although to be fair, there wasn't a great deal of competition. The Duke of York completed the daredevil stunt to raise money for charity, descending 784ft from The Shard's 87th floor to a controlled landing on a handy platform on the 20th floor. ... Paul Harris, Daily Mail
Subjectsabseiling
royal family
window cleaners
high-rise buildings
corgis
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CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/1021Philip; Prince, (1921-); consort of Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain1921-   
GB/BCA/1035Charles (Philip Arthur George) (1948-); Prince of Wales1948-   
GB/BCA/225Elizabeth II (1926-); Queen of Great Britain1926-   
GB/BCA/2412Camilla (1947-); Duchess of Cornwall1947-   
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