Category: Photos

London’s abandoned underground

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London’s abandoned underground. London has been shaped by its railways, ever since the Metropolitan opened as the world’s first underground line in 1863. As the network grew, old stations, tunnels, entrances, passageways and shafts were left behind Hidden London: Discovering the Forgotten Underground, photographs by Toby Madden and Andy Davies, is published by Yale University […]

Symmetry and serenity in the London Underground – in pictures

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Symmetry and serenity in the London Underground – in pictures. Instagrammer Jess Macdonald captures quiet moments on the tube, showing another side to the capital’s transport system ‘Every station on the Underground has a different look and feel.’ Photograph: Jess Macdonald/@missundergroudFor most Londoners the tube is an unpleasant hotbed of stress to be avoided whenever possible, […]