Abbey Road: Beatles fans accumulate to reconstruct cover shot

Media captionBeatles fans flooded Abbey Road to symbol a anniversary

Thousands of fans done a eventuality to London’s Abbey Road 50 years after a Beatles walked over a zebra channel for a cover of a final manuscript a rope recorded.

The rope was graphic striding opposite a highway a manuscript was named after on 8 Aug 1969.

Jaime Garri, 61, flew some-more than 14 hours from Santiago, Chile, to symbol a 50th anniversary.

“You have to contend appreciate we to them for giving us such poetic music,” he said.

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The picture of John Lennon, Sir Ringo Starr, Sir Paul McCartney and George Harrison outward a EMI Studios in St John’s Wood is one of music’s many iconic moments.

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The Beatles in their iconic Abbey Road cover shot

Since a recover of a Liverpool group’s 11th studio album, a zebra channel has turn a traveller hotspot for righteous fans who stop trade to poise for cinema on a same spot.

And on Thursday, crowds came together in droves to reconstruct a impulse once more.

‘Love and positivity’

Fans during a eventuality were in high spirits and many dressed adult as their heroes in reverence to a band.

Momo Raickovic, who dressed as Harrison, told BBC News that a stage outward a studio was “magical”, with groups ripping into renditions of their favourite Beatles songs.

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Momo Raickovic chose to dress as his “hero” George Harrison

Having trafficked from Toronto, Canada, to revisit a site for a initial time a 27-year-old pronounced a knowledge was over his “wildest dreams”.

“To me their song means love, positivity and happiness. Their songs widespread a certain summary and that was clear in people here,” he added.

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Jaime Garri flew from Chile to compensate reverence to a Liverpool group

Mr Garri, who has visited a channel 8 times, pronounced he continued to lapse since a manuscript cover was “perfect” and prisoner a time shortly before a band’s separate in 1970.

Speaking over a honking sound of undone motorists hold adult by fans, Mr Garri combined that he dignified a rope for “their song and their approach of life”.

They were “the kind of people that give we fun and pleasing moments in life”, he said.

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Daniela Geber jetted in to London for a day from Vienna, Austria

Daniela Geber, 52, from Vienna, Austria, jetted in to a collateral during 08:30 BST for a day outing to a crossing.

On her initial revisit to London, she said: “I told myself we would mount on Abbey Road on a 50th anniversary. People came from all over a world, aged and young. we feel like we am not alone.

“You know it’s good song when it spans generations. This song will never die.”

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A Paul McCartney imitator proposes to his partner surrounded by a organisation of Beatles lookalikes

Fans of a organisation were also assimilated by Beatles lookalike rope a Fab Four, who arrived in a reproduction of Lennon’s Rolls Royce car.

Transport for London pronounced dual train routes were quickly diverted as queues to cranky a highway blocked access.

Abbey Road Studios invited people to have their print taken opposite a card backdrop of a strange Beatles picture in their automobile park amid a crowds.

Photographer Iain Macmillan took 6 shots of a organisation during a 10-minute mangle from a circuitously studio.

The medium shot of a musicians on a walking channel on a B507 highway went on to accoutre a cover of a final manuscript a foursome available – nonetheless Let It Be was a final manuscript a organisation released.