Category: Map

An alternative TfL Tube map: Designer creates ‘grid-like’ London Underground plan using Beijing Subway as guide

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An alternative TfL Tube map: Designer creates ‘grid-like’ London Underground plan using Beijing Subway as guide. A London Underground enthusiast has combined the Tube map with a plan of the Beijing Subway to create a new ‘grid-like’ city plan. Alastair Carr created the quirky design by taking both maps, aligning Tiananmen Square in the Chinese capital […]

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Revealed: TfL Tube maps from the last two decades show how the London Underground lines have evolved

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TfL Tube maps from the last two decades show how the London Underground lines have evolved. Fascinating maps from the Transport for London archives show how the capital’s Tube lines have evolved over the last two decades. The collection of diagrams, which were used inside the train carriages, reveal changes to the network dating back […]

Londoner creates ‘fascinating’ – but ultimately completely ‘pointless’ – inside out Tube map

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Londoner creates ‘fascinating’ – but ultimately completely ‘pointless’ – inside out Tube map. There’s nothing pointless about creating anything. There’s everything pointless about destroying something. A Londoner has created an inside-out Tube map which has been described as both “fascinating and pointless”. The reverse map depicts a world in which Edgware is the epicentre of the capital […]

London Underground map that shows every abandoned ‘GHOST STATION’

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London Underground map that shows every abandoned ‘GHOST STATION’. Tunnel into the past! From ‘British Museum’ to ‘Down Street’, the fascinating London Underground map that shows every single abandoned ‘GHOST STATION’ It has been created by Franklin Jarrier, who names the ‘ghost stations’ and indicates the date they closed. His map shows the actual layout […]

How Frequently Will Crossrail Trains Run? The Londonist Has Mapped It

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How Frequently Will Crossrail Trains Run? With Crossrail’s launch fast approaching, we’ve been thinking about the practicalities of the service. How often will the trains run at each station, and when? What’s the difference between the peak and off-peak service? Pieced together from the information released so far. Source: How Frequently Will Crossrail Trains Run? […]

A Map Of Unbuilt London

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A Map Of Unbuilt London. Imagine if the Thames flowed to docks in Peckham, while its ancient course was reclaimed for cars. Picture London with a mile-high skyscraper, or a pyramid full of corpses on Primrose Hill. Would you have liked to see an airport at King’s Cross, or Charing Cross, or Peckham (again)? The […]

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