London Underground’s ‘Piccadilly Line: Above Ground’ mapMade by Eye magazine (flickr)

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Built in 1869 by the East London Railway Company, which reused the Thames Tunnel intended for horse-drawn carriages, the line became part of the London Underground network in 1933. Description from snipview.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

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The allure of abandoned Tube stations. Interesting little read, now I want to go and explore in the footsteps of Sherlock and John.

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The only wooden escalator still in service on the London underground at greenford - the rest were scrapped in the wake of the kings cross fire in 1987.

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London Underground Built on a rich educational history and heritage in progressive thought, the University of Roehampton in London has been providing education through its four colleges for over 170 years. http://www.roehampton-online.com/About%20Us/Roehampton%20London.aspx?ref=4231900

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Tube maps have been part of London life since the birth of the Underground in 1863. Here is a pocket map from 1908.

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