By Scott Langill

The US release airbrushed out Paul's cigarette

Abbey Road (Studios) has a webcam, you normally don’t have to wait long to see someone taking a version of the photo above. Issued in September 1969, Abbey Road was the final Beatles album to be recorded; and for the only time on a Beatles album, the front cover contained neither the group’s name nor the album title, just that iconic photograph taken on the zebra crossing near the entrance to the studios in London NW8 in August 1969.

The Crossing – Abbey Road Studios

Abbey Road Crossing

Abbey Road London

Beatles’ Abbey Road zebra crossing given listed status

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