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Millennium Place

Published over 1 year ago by Mark Schuster

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This flying walkway commemorates the 'new' millennium. It is public art and part of the Phoenix Initiative.  Phoenix because coventry represents <a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/millennium-place-day">...(more)</a>

Coventry University, Lanchester Library

Published over 1 year ago by Graham Harwood

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A virtual tour of the award winning Lanchester Library at Coventry university.

Herbert Museum

Published over 2 years ago by Jonathan Hagen

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A view from the new entrance to Coventry's Herbert Art Gallery and Museum. Also seen is the old and new Cathedrals and the University's student union.

Coventry Memorial Park

Published almost 3 years ago by Jonathan Hagen

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Coventry's finest park has recently undergone a multi million pound face lift. This includes a new visitor's centre, upgraded facilities footba<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/coventry-memorial-park">...(more)</a>

Lady Godiva rides naked through Coventry

Published over 4 years ago by Mark Schuster

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Lady Godiva is said to have ridden on horseback naked through the streets of Coventry by way of protest agains the way her husband treate<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/lady-godiva-coventry-england">...(more)</a>

Frank Whittle the inventor of the Turbo-Jet - Coventry

Published about 5 years ago by Mark Schuster

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As a junior officer in the Royal Airforce in the late 1930s Frank Whittle got the idea for the turbo jet aircraft engine. With v<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/frank-whittle-statue-coventry-england">...(more)</a>

Millennium Place Coventry

Published about 5 years ago by Mark Schuster

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Canterlevered out above Millennium Place is a walkway which takes you from this public space among the trees above Lady Herbet's G<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/millennium-place-coventry-england-2">...(more)</a>

Buttercup Meadow

Published about 5 years ago by Ralph Ames

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Buttercups in a managed meadow at Coombe Country Park just outside Coventry. During the Summer months this area is left to encourage wild flowe<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/buttercups-coombe-park">...(more)</a>

The Jouneyman Coventry Canal

Published over 5 years ago by Ralph Ames

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Bridge No. 1 (Leicester Row) just beyond Coventry Canal Basin. The canal features various works of art commisioned by many artist<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/the-jouneyman-coventry-canal-england">...(more)</a>

Coventry Canal Basin

Published over 5 years ago by Ralph Ames

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Coventry Canal Basin opened in 1769 and was built by James Brindley. It was restored to its present state in the mid-1990s. The canal its<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/coventry-canal-basin-england">...(more)</a>

Coventry Canal

Published over 5 years ago by Ralph Ames

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Coventry canal, close to Hawkesbury junction (otherwise known as Sutton Stop) at Longford.  The canal, as well as being a popular route for narrow boats, also forms part of an art trail.

Bridge - Hawkesbury Junction

Published over 5 years ago by Ralph Ames

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Panorama of Hawkesbury Junction as seen from a 1837 cast iron bridge, made at the Britannia Foundry in Derby before being transported to its perma<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/hawkesbury-junction">...(more)</a>

Wings Over Water - Coventry

Published over 5 years ago by Ralph Ames

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Former mineral railway bridge on the Coventry canal near Hawkesbury Junction. Adorned with the work of metalwork sculptor, Walenty Pytel, the piece, <a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/wings-over-water">...(more)</a>

Hawkesbury Junction - Sutton Stop Canal

Published over 5 years ago by Ralph Ames

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Hawkesbury Junction is a meeting between the Coventry Canal and the Oxford Canal. It is also known as Sutton Stop and is an important <a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/hawkesbury-junction-sutton-stop">...(more)</a>

Westwood Training Centre

Published over 5 years ago by Ralph Ames

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Westwood - Training centre for Network Rail. The site was designed by MacCormac, Jameson &amp; Pritchard for Cable &amp; Wireless but is now used ex<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/westwood-coventry">...(more)</a>

Allesley Hall

Published over 5 years ago by Ralph Ames

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Exterior of Allesley Hall which is now a private nursing residence. Allesley Hall lies on the north side of Coventry with open spaces and a golf course.  The grounds are open to the public all year round.

Westwood Training Centre - Coventry

Published over 5 years ago by Ralph Ames

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Westwood - Training centre for Network Rail. The site was designed by MacCormac, Jameson &amp; Pritchard for Cable &amp; Wir<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/westwood-training-centre-coventry-england">...(more)</a>

Coombe Park Woods

Published over 5 years ago by Ralph Ames

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Heron waiting patiently by the water at Coombe Park near Coventry. The woods provide a haven for wildlife and form part of the grounds of Co<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/coombe-park-woods-england">...(more)</a>

Brinklow Parish Church

Published over 5 years ago by Ralph Ames

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Brinklow parish church, between Coventry and Rugby. The church is 13th century. Brinklow also boasts the remains of a Norman castle. The name Brinklow is said to mean a burial mound on the brink of a hill.

Priory Place - Coventry

Published over 5 years ago by Ralph Ames

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Priory Place, Coventry, at night. As well as being the home of BBC Coventry &amp; Warwickshire, Priory Place is made up of apartments, restauran<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/priory-place-coventry">...(more)</a>