Abbey Road Crosswalk Named Historic Landmark!

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As well it should be. Never has there ever been a more memorable place to cross the street!

This week, the crosswalk near Abbey Road studios, made famous by The Beatles and their album, aptly titled Abbey Road, was declared a historic landmark by the British government. The crossing was given Grade II status, an honor generally reserved for buildings of historic significance.

When reached for comment, Paul McCartney expressed his happiness with the recognition, acknowledging that it’s been a “great year” for him and the Beatles and “hearing that the Abbey Road crossing is to be preserved is the icing on the cake.”

We totally agree! An honor well deserved!

Dec 24, 2010 10:15am PST

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