Beautiful Old Abandoned Train Station on the old 'Cornhill Line'. This stretch of single track in Northumberland, England ran 35.5 miles connecting the farming communities to the town of Alnwick, England
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
Antwerp, Belgium - Inside Central Station ~ In 2009 the American magazine Newsweek judged Antwerpen-Centraal the world's fourth greatest train station. When this palatial neo-Baroque station was completed in 1905, it was criticized for its extravagance (it is decorated in more than 20 types of marble and stone).
Deep under old New York City, USA, lies abandoned platforms, train tracks and entire train stations. Some, maybe glimpsed by passengers on some lines, others lay hidden behind doors or flights of stairs. The most startling, is the terminal which rests beneath City Hall Park, an opulent and beautiful show-piece, but deserted and largely forgotten since the 1940s. New York, NY.
No doubt about it: there’s something spooky about the London Underground, especially its abandoned stations. This article explores thirteen such places, alongside disused platforms hidden within stations that remain open to this day.