TQ2982 : The Warren Street maze

taken 11 years ago, near to Marylebone, Westminster, Great Britain

The Warren Street maze
The Warren Street maze
In the late 1960s, London Transport appointed a collective of designers, artists and architects who designed all aspects of the Victoria Line. The distinctive designs in each platform seat recess on all of its 16 stations provided much needed colour and decoration and gave each stop its own visual identity. The results were a mixture of direct inspiration from the station name and references to historical details of the local area.

The design for Warren Street is by Alan Fletcher LinkExternal link . It's a maze, not a labyrinth, as the latter has only a single way in and out, with no choices of path or dead ends - see TQ2982 : Warren Street tube station - Labyrinth 174.

See also my photos of Mark Wallinger's labyrinths Link .
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 8 March, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 17 March, 2011
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Leisure Facilities > Maze   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 29255 82276 [1m precision]
WGS84: 51:31.4769N 0:8.2949W
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OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 29255 82276
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