TQ3083 : Blue lighting, King's Cross Station

taken 3 years ago, near to Finsbury, Islington, Great Britain

Blue lighting, King's Cross Station
Blue lighting, King's Cross Station
The new concourse at King's Cross railway station has been created from a rather nondescript space at the back of the Great Northern Hotel. It will allow the demolition of the existing concourse on the Euston Road frontage - itself a replacement of a hotch-potch of older buildings - so that the full sweep of Thomas Cubitt's 1840 frontage can be seen to full advantage after well over a century of partial concealment.
My views were taken on Sunday 18 March 2012, the day before the official opening, although in practice it was opened to the public on the Sunday.


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Date Taken
Sunday, 24 August, 2014   (more nearby)
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Saturday, 13 September, 2014
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Railways 
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OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3018 8305 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:31.8815N 0:7.4782W
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OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3018 8307
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SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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