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Lost on 18/02/2015 @ Paddington Station. Nelly is very well loved and is wearing a knitted cream scarf. We would love to get him home. We went from Kemble Station Glos, Via Swindon to Paddington Station on 18/02/15 Visit: (Posted by Nelly on 19/02/2015)

The Tube, London's underground railway was the first underground railway in the world. It was first opened in 1863, providing the quickest way to go around London.

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"London, Paddington Station, 1940." Sadly, for children to separated from their parents and guardians for their safety in parts of Western Europe during the war was not an uncommon occurrence.


Tourist Tube Map — London Transportation, Attractions

London Just Did A Great Thing For Tourists| tube map that names sights instead of stations (with the exception of Piccadilly Circus and Leicester Square) #travel #london

from the Guardian

150 years of the London underground – in pictures

One of a series of photographs by Henry Flather showing the construction, undertaken between 1866 and 1870, of the Metropolitan Railway's underground lines between Farringdon and Paddington and on to Kensington. It now forms part of the existing District and Circle lines on the London underground. The construction work, utilising the 'cut and cover' technique, caused a lot of disruption to London neighbourhoods. Praed Street Station, now known as Paddington, is hidden from view by the beer…