Disused Stations on the London Underground

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Disused Stations on the London Underground

Postby Paul Clerkin » Mon Jun 17, 2002 2:12 pm

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Postby Rory W » Tue Jun 18, 2002 1:27 pm

Went through that site yesterday - fascinating stuff, although London Underground have requested that site be shut down on grounds of security!!! Paranoia methinks
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Postby MG » Tue Jun 18, 2002 6:17 pm

Still in fairness... you could carry out a "Taking of Pelham One Two Three" using a closed station and tunnel stretch to hole up the train in and then use the station to escape........
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... and Ghost Houses on the London Underground

Postby trace » Fri Jan 06, 2006 4:14 pm

Dummy houses in London. When the world's first underground railway was constructed in 1867, two Paddington houses had to be demolished. 'It was decided to build a 5ft-thick facade which matched the houses either side of the break...' http://www.urban75.org/london/leinster.html
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