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I couldn't really believe this, but Yahoo is using a satellite map of London that is so old you can still see the Wembley Twin Towers:
Really am quite speechless on this one! The old stadium - the one you're seeing here was demolished in 2003. So at a guess, we're looking at an image that's about a decade old.
Here it is again, closer:
What's interesting are the Copyright dates, of 2008 for GeoEye, I-cubed and 2011 for Yahoo! Inc. I'm still astonished.
October 27, 2011 in Yahoo specific | Permalink
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The pitch and seats are still there, so the image is even older, as they were removed at least a year before demolition started!
October 28, 2011 at 10:41 AM
I think if you zoom in even further you can see Billy, the lovely white horse from the 1926 Cup Final...
Secular Sue |
October 28, 2011 at 11:27 AM
The is actually the older one..If you zoom it and see thewhite horse from the 1926 Cup Final...
Diamond Saw Blade |
October 29, 2011 at 10:14 AM
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