The old dog biscuit factory is now apartments and artists lofts. Not sure of the American connection but start here if you fancy a google investigation.
Bow locks lead into Bow Creek where the Lea flows into the R. Thames. I suppose this means we are now on the R. Lea/Lee Navigation.
Three mills island in Stratford east London. Good reading Here.
Not sure about the building in the foreground, looks a bit like an ice cream cone.
Orbit in the Olympic Park is said to be the UK`s tallest art structure. Not sure if I`d call it art. You can now go up to the top by elevator for £15 ($22) and walk the 400 steps down through it`s twisty frame so perhaps it should be called an an expensive exercise machine. It tops out at 377 feet but the viewing platform is just 278 feet.
Well a professional graffiti artist is better than the quick spray fly by night artist.
The scenery has still to appear after many hours cruising.
Now the scenery is improving....
spoke to soon and plenty more from here on.