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Description: Exterior view of King's Cross station, taken in 1926 Date of Execution: Medium: Photograph Collection: LCC Photograph Collection Reference No: Find out more about King's Cross Station on our online catalogue. London Pictures, London Photos, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage London, Old London, World Cities, Best Cities, The Last Summer
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King's Cross Station, c1926

Description: Exterior view of King's Cross station, taken in 1926 Date of Execution: c1926 Medium: Photograph Collection: LCC Photograph Collection Reference No: SC/PHL/02/628/57 Find out more about King's Cross Station on our online catalogue.

The London Terminals: Kings Cross - London Reconnections Camden London, Old London, East London, Victorian London, Vintage London, London History, British History, Junction Road, Station To Station
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The London Terminals: Kings Cross - London Reconnections

With the Overground, Crossrail and the London Underground upgrades having dominated the Capital's transport scene, it's easy to forget that the next few years will see major changes for its surface terminals as well. We start our look at London's Terminals with Kings Cross, where a major redevelopment project that arguably started almost fifteen years ago is now close to completion. It is a project that will reach an important milestone on Monday 18th March, when the new Western Concourse…

View of King's Cross Station, London, c The area in front of the station is boarded off, and Euston Road is empty of traffic. A sign in the foreground indicates the way to the station. Get premium, high resolution news photos at Getty Images Camden London, Camden Town, Old London, Victorian London, Vintage London, Old Pictures, Old Photos, London Pictures, Vintage Photos
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View of King's Cross Station, London, c 1860s. The area in front of...

View of King's Cross Station, London, c 1860s. The area in front of the station is boarded off, and Euston Road is empty of traffic. A sign in the foreground indicates the way to the station.

Double Decker trolleybus at St Pancras railway station Vintage London, Old London, East London, Uk History, London History, Family History, London Transport, Public Transport, Routemaster

215-King's Cross, Gray's Inn Road 1950's (1)

Moving a few yards further on from the trolleybuses seen in pic 048, this view shows a trolley, once again on route 613, moving under the wires into the Gray's Inn Road. It will travel a short distance before turning left into Swinton Street, then right into King's Cross Road on its way to Holborn Circus. Routes to Holborn in the 600 series travelled in a clockwise direction around what was known as the Holborn Loop. This bus will return to King's Cross via the whole length of the Gray's Inn…

King's Cross, between 1923 and Courtesy of Transport for London at the London Transport Museum. Vintage London, Old London, London City, London History, British History, London Underground Stations, London Transport Museum, History Of England, London Architecture
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Why Are King's Cross And St Pancras Stations So Close To One Another?

Why not just have one?

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King's Cross station in the 1950's

On a wet day, a trolleybus swings from the Euston Road into Pancras Road in it's way to Hampstead Heath, with an unidentified trolley close behind. NB to take a trip around the two mainline stations and view the vehicles, architecture and fashions of a bygone age, see the full "King's Cross in the 1950's" set of pictures by clicking this link..... www.flickr.com/photos/59082098@N05/sets/72157626070269684/

St Pancras Station, the German Gymnasium and buildings behind King's Cross station, 1990 Camden London, Old London, London History, Vintage London, London Photos, Old Buildings, Best Cities, Photo Library, Old Photos
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St Pancras Station, the German Gymnasium and buildings behind King's Cross station, 1990

Credit: Popperfoto/Getty Images The platforms at King's Cross station, circa 1900 Victorian London, Vintage London, Old London, Uk History, London History, London Pictures, London Photos, Hogwarts Train, Architecture

King's Cross then and now - in pictures

Following the £550m regeneration of King's Cross station, we look at the history of the area

Heatherwick Studio has done a stellar job melding old and new with its latest project, Coal Drops Yard. The firm turned two dilapidated Victorian-era coal storage buildings in London into a large new shopping center crowned by a stunning roof structure. Luke Hayes, Thomas Heatherwick, Olympia London, Victorian London, Roof Plan, Yard Design, Roof Design, Brick Building, London Photos

Heatherwick converts parallel warehouses into shopping centre with linking roofs

Heatherwick converts parallel warehouses into shopping centre with linking roofs - Domus

‘coal drops yard’, a major shopping district in london designed by heatherwick studio, opened the public on october Contemporary Architecture, Contemporary Design, Urban Architecture, Thomas Heatherwick, Republic City, Low Maintenance Landscaping, Garden Deco, Uk Images, Construction Process
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heatherwick studio's 'coal drops yard' shopping district opens in london

heatherwick studio's coal drops yard shopping district opens to the public

Rebuilding the forecourt of London's King's Cross station, 26 January Camden London, Old London, Vintage London, London Photos, Wall Wallpaper, Historical Photos, To Go, England, King
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King’s Cross redevelopment wins heritage award

The redevelopment of Kings Cross Station has been awarded an EU Prize for Cultural Heritage in the area of conservation. The work on Lewis Cubitt’s 1852 Grade 1 listed station built for the Great N…

Bagley's and the vast, derelict industrial space around it are being scrubbed up. It might even play host to a music venue, but not on the off-the-scale levels of old Brick Arch, University College London, Cafe House, London History, Train Pictures, Old London, Night Club, Cool Photos, Yard
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The Coal Drops, Historic Buildings at King’s Cross

These unusual historic buildings were built to transfer coal from rail to road, but are now set to become a unique new shopping quarter, Coal Drops Yard.

St Pancras & Kings Cross from the air, June 1957 Camden London, Old London, London Pictures, London Photos, Station To Station, London History, Vintage London, London Photography, Historical Pictures
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King's Cross Through The Years

From the age of steam to the 'string vest' roof.

Credit: Fox Photos/Getty Images The exterior of King's Cross Station in London, August 1956 Vintage London, Old London, London Street, London City, Cycling In London, London History, Local History, Then And Now Pictures, Beautiful London

King's Cross then and now - in pictures

Following the £550m regeneration of King's Cross station, we look at the history of the area

The Second King's Cross Station That Was Never Built Disused Stations, Victorian Buildings, Liverpool Street, British Rail, Great Western, Weekend Breaks, Vintage London, Power Boats, City Buildings
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The Second King's Cross Station That Was Never Built

Underground project that never saw the light.

St Pancras Station and Kings Cross Station aerial photo Camden London, London Today, London History, Greater London, Urban Landscape, Aerial View, London England, Old Town, World
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