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|Lots Road Power Station became operational in 1905 (it was claimed at that time to be the largest power station ever built) and would eventually power most of the railways and tramways in the Underground Electric Railways group (later London Underground). It was shutdown in 2002 and is being converted into shops restaurants and apartments.||02/11/2006||529|
|London Underground including Docklands Light Railway , London Tramlink and some proposed Extensions||11/09/2005||3,387|
|Victoria Underground Station is one of the busiest on the network with passenger interchange to buses and mainline rail. The sub-surface Circle and District Lines opened in 1868. The deep level Victoria Line came much later in 1969.||01/28/2006||726|
|Oxford Circus station opened on the Central London Railway in 1900, with the Baker Street and Waterloo Railway's platforms opening in 1906. The Victoria Line came much later in 1969. A tunnel for the Post Office Railway can also be seen on this plan.||01/29/2006||925|
|Moore station would have been on the main line London to Scotland of the |
London and North Western Railway Company until 1923, then the London Midland
Railway until 1948, when it was on the London Midland Region of British Railways.
|High security underground entrance to the NATO HQ in Northwood, Herts, just outside London. |
This base runs many levels down and is in the suburbs!
|Overlay of geographically correct map of the London underground system. Covers Zone 1 (roughly).||07/20/2005||24,960|
|The Euston Arch was the original entrance to Euston station in Central London. Designed by architect Philip Hardwick, it was inspired by Roman architecture, following Hardwick's trip to Italy in 1818-19. The 'Propylaeum' or Doric arch (1837) of stone pillars and iron gating, 70 feet high, was designed for the London and Birmingham Railway, mirroring Curzon Street Station at the other end of th...||03/15/2006||399|
|Stuttgart Main station was built between 1914 and 1927 by Paul Bonatz. It has 17 tracks und in the lower level the regional train station (S-Bahn) and the underground. Actual plans called Stuttgart 21 are plans to build a new train station completely under the earth.||06/18/2007||582|
|Battersea Power Station in London. This is now a historical building of great interest. Under renovation now.||08/23/2005||1,485|
|The City & South London Railway (C&SLR), is considered to be the first real deep-level "tube" railway in the world. Today, the core part of the line forms the Bank branch of the Northern Line of the London Underground network.|
Built under the supervision of James Henry Greathead, it was opened officially between Stockwell and King William Street (near Monument) on 4 November 1890.
|Arsenal Stadium was a football stadium in Highbury, North London, which was the home ground of Arsenal Football Club between 6 September 1913 and 7 May 2006. It was mainly known as Highbury due to its location and was given the affectionate nickname of "The Home of Football" by the club.|
It was originally built in 1913 on the site of a local college's recreation ground and was si...