Central Lobby

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Charles Barry - Houses of Parliament
... The central lobby and tower were later additions as were the extensive royal suite at the southern end of the building ... Tower and Clock Tower were considerably taller in the finished building and the Central Tower was not yet part of the design ... For the central tower they designed an inner rotating scaffold, surrounded by timber centring to support the masonry vault of the Central Lobby, that spans 57 ...
Palace Of Westminster - Interior - Central Lobby
... Originally named "Octagon Hall" because of its shape, the Central Lobby is the heart of the Palace of Westminster ... It lies directly below the Central Tower and forms a busy crossroads between the House of Lords to the south, the House of Commons to the north, St ... chambers has led constitutional theorist Erskine May to describe the Lobby as "the political centre of the British Empire", and allows a person standing under the great chandelier to see both the Royal Throne and ...

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