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Did you know you can see The Shard over 200 miles away from London?

Posted at 6:00 pm, April 17, 2013 in Fun London

On a clear day, how far from London Bridge can you see The Shard? Primrose Hill? Essex? Try Devon. For some reason, Torquay’s Babbacombe Model Village has added a four-metre replica of The Shard to a mock-up of a provincial town square, so now we can see the shiniest building in Borough rebuilt by the set designers of ‘Doc Martin’. It’s also topped with a webcam that’s controllable online, perfect for anyone craving a view from heights only otherwise attainable by sitting down.

See our listing to find out how to experience The View from the Shard for real.

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