Stanford�s Library Map Of London And Its Suburbs 1864, With Railway Overlay.
Stanford�s Library Map Of London And Its Suburbs, By Edward Stanford. 1864. Showing All The Proposed Metropolitan Railways and Improvements.
In Search of Relics of Old London
Temple Bar, designed by Christopher Wren in 1672, once stood in the Strand as one of the gates to the City of London, but it was removed in 1877 and languished in Theobalds Park in Hertfordshire until it was brought back and installed at the entrance to Paternoster Square next to St Pauls Cathedral in 2004. In Search of Relics of Old London Spitalfields Life
Happy 25th Birthday to the Docklands Light Railway
Depending on how you count birthdays for infrastructure projects, today is the 25th anniversary of the official opening of the Docklands Light Railway - by The Queen on the 30th July 1987. And like the Queen, the DLR has two birthdays, as the general public didn't start using the line for another mo