TQ3080 : Aldwych tube station facade

taken 7 years ago, near to City of London, Great Britain

Aldwych tube station facade
Aldwych tube station facade
This is a response to Paul Collins' TQ3080 : Aldwych Underground Station, taken whilst the station was opened for the first time since when it closed to the public in 1994 for an exhibition about how the Tube is currently being transformed under TfL's investment programme. It was situated on the Aldwych branch of the Piccadilly line, constructed in 1902, the next stop after Holborn. The station is now merely used for filming, with Transformers and The Bank Job being just two movies in which the station stars. An ex-Northern line 1972 stock train is also stabled at the station for this purpose and to keep the track in good condition. View taken looking west-northwest from Surrey Street. King's College London University is just behind the photographer.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Robert Lamb and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
+
+
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
TQ3080, 5424 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Wednesday, 30 June, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 30 June, 2010
Category
Railway station (closed)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 308 809 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:30.7240N 0:6.9637W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 308 809
View Direction
West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map
+


Image classification(about): Geograph
This page has been viewed about 47 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · OS Map Checksheet · Geograph Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
NW N NE
W Go E
SW S SE
[Mark
You are not logged in login | register