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
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 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.
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 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/