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As a legal concept, administration is a procedure under the insolvency laws of a number of common law jurisdictions, similar to bankruptcy in the United States.
Aldgate is a London Underground station in Aldgate, a locality in the ward of Portsoken in the City of London, which neighbours the Aldgate ward, the origin of its namesake.
Alternating current (AC) is an electric current which periodically reverses direction, in contrast to direct current (DC) which flows only in one direction.
Automatic train control (ATC) is a general class of train protection systems for railways that involves a speed control mechanism in response to external inputs.
Baker Street is a station on the London Underground at the junction of Baker Street and the Marylebone Road in the City of Westminster.
The Bakerloo line is a London Underground line that runs between in suburban north-west London and in south London, via the West End.
Bank and Monument are interlinked London Underground and Docklands Light Railway stations that form a public transport complex spanning the length of King William Street in the City of London.
Barbican is a London Underground station situated near the Barbican Estate, on the edge of the ward of Farringdon Within, in the City of London in Central London.
Bayswater is a London Underground station in the Bayswater area of the City of Westminster.
Blackfriars, also known as London Blackfriars, is a central London railway station and connected London Underground station located in the City of London.
The Board of Trade is a British government department concerned with commerce and industry, currently within the Department for International Trade.
Bombardier Movia is a family of metro train built by Bombardier Transportation.
Cannon Street station, also known as London Cannon Street, is a central London railway terminus and connected London Underground station in Travelcard zone 1 located on Cannon Street in the City of London and managed by Network Rail.
The Central line is a London Underground line that runs through central London, from, Essex, in the north-east to and in the west.
The Central London Railway (CLR), also known as the Twopenny Tube, was a deep-level, underground "tube" railwayA "tube" railway is an underground railway constructed in a cylindrical tunnel by the use of a tunnelling shield, usually deep below ground level.
Charing Cross railway station (also known as London Charing Cross) is a central London railway terminus between the Strand and Hungerford Bridge in the City of Westminster.
Charles Tyson Yerkes (June 25, 1837 – December 29, 1905) was an American financier.
A circle route or circumferential route, in a public transport network or system, is a route following a path approximating a circle, or at least a closed curve.
The City and South London Railway (C&SLR) was the first deep-level underground "tube" railway in the world, and the first major railway to use electric traction.
The City of London is a city and county that contains the historic centre and the primary central business district (CBD) of London.
The Cromwell Curve was a short section of railway line on the London Underground between Gloucester Road and High Street Kensington stations.
Crossrail is a railway line under development in London and the home counties of Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Essex, England.
Direct current (DC) is the unidirectional flow of electric charge.
A district is a type of administrative division that, in some countries, is managed by local government.
The District line is a London Underground line that runs from in the east to in west London, where it splits into a number of branches.
The Metropolitan District Railway (commonly known as the District Railway) was a passenger railway that served London from 1868 to 1933.
The Docklands Light Railway (DLR) is an automated light metro system opened in 1987 to serve the redeveloped Docklands area of East London, England.
Edgware Road is a London Underground station on the Circle, District and Hammersmith & City lines, located on the corner of Chapel Street and Cabbell Street, within Travelcard zone 1.
An electric multiple unit or EMU is a multiple-unit train consisting of self-propelled carriages, using electricity as the motive power.
Embankment is a London Underground station in the City of Westminster, known by various names during its history.
Euston Square is a London Underground station at the corner of Euston Road and Gower Street, just north of University College London and within walking distance of Euston railway station.
Farringdon is a London Underground and connected main line National Rail station in Clerkenwell, in the London Borough of Islington, just outside the City of London.
Gloucester Road is a London Underground station in Kensington, west London.
Goldhawk Road is a London Underground station located in the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham, on the south side of Goldhawk Road, about west of Shepherd's Bush Green.
Great Portland Street is a London Underground station near Regent's Park.
The Great Western main line is a main line railway in England, that runs westwards from London Paddington to.
The Great Western Railway (GWR) was a British railway company that linked London with the south-west and west of England, the Midlands, and most of Wales.
The Hammersmith & City line is a London Underground line that runs between Hammersmith in west London and in east London.
Hammersmith is a London Underground station in Hammersmith.
Henry Charles Beck (4 June 1902 – 18 September 1974), known as Harry Beck, was an English technical draughtsman best known for creating the present London Underground Tube map in 1931.
High Street Kensington is a London Underground station at Kensington High Street.
Ian Allan Publishing is a UK publisher, established in 1942, which specialised in transport books.
The Jubilee line is a London Underground line that runs between in east London and in the suburban north-west, via the Docklands, South Bank and West End.
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Ladbroke Grove is a London Underground station on the Circle and Hammersmith & City lines, between Latimer Road and Westbourne Park stations, and in Travelcard Zone 2 set in The Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea.
Latimer Road is a London Underground station in North Kensington, in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea.
Leinster Gardens is a street, the majority of which is a half-lined avenue lined with tall, ornate, mid-Victorian terraced homes many of which are listed buildings for heritage and/or architecture.
Liverpool Street station, also known as London Liverpool Street, is a central London railway terminus and connected London Underground station in the north-eastern corner of the City of London, in the ward of Bishopsgate.
The London and North Western Railway (LNWR, L&NWR) was a British railway company between 1846 and 1922.
The London boroughs are 32 of the 33 local authority districts of the Greater London administrative area (the 33rd is the City of London).
King's Cross railway station, also known as London King's Cross, is a Central London railway terminus on the northern edge of the city.
London Overground (also known simply as the Overground) is a suburban rail network serving London and its environs.
Paddington, also known as London Paddington, is a Central London railway terminus and London Underground station complex, located on Praed Street in the Paddington area.
The London Passenger Transport Board (LPTB) was the organisation responsible for local public transport in London and its environs from 1933 to 1948.
The London station group is a group of 18 railway stations served by the National Rail network in central London.
The London Underground (also known simply as the Underground, or by its nickname the Tube) is a public rapid transit system serving London and some parts of the adjacent counties of Buckinghamshire, Essex and Hertfordshire in the United Kingdom.
The London Underground A60 and A62 Stock was a type of sub-surface rolling stock which operated on the Metropolitan line of the London Underground from 12 June 1961 to 26 September 2012, and on the East London Line from 1977 until 22 December 2007, when it closed to be converted into London Overground (except in 1986, when one-man operation conversion of the fleet took place).
The London Underground B Stock was built in 1905 for the District Railway (now the London Underground's District line).
The London Underground C Stock, consisting of C69 and C77 stock, was a type of sub-surface rolling stock used on the Circle, Hammersmith & City and District line of the London Underground, between 28 September 1970 and 29 June 2014.
The London Underground Circle Stock consisted of 90 cars renovated in 1934 at Acton Works, selected by the LPTB from earlier Metropolitan Railway stock - mainly dating from the early 1920s but some from 1906.
The F Stock was built in 1920 and 1921 for the District Railway (later the London Underground District line) by the Metropolitan Carriage, Wagon and Finance Co (later Metropolitan Cammell).
The London Underground O and P Stock electric multiple units were used on the London Underground from 1937 to 1981.
The London Underground S Stock is a fleet of subsurface rolling stock used on the London Underground since 2010.
Victoria station, also known as London Victoria, is a central London railway terminus and connected London Underground station in Victoria, in the City of Westminster, managed by Network Rail.
Mansion House is a London Underground station in the City of London which takes its name from Mansion House, the residence of the Lord Mayor of London.
Mark Lane (latterly Tower Hill) is a disused station on the London Underground.
Metronet Rail was one of two infrastructure companies (the other being Tube Lines Ltd) in a public-private partnership with London Underground.
The Metropolitan line (colloquially known as the Met) is a London Underground line that runs between in the City of London and and in Buckinghamshire, with branches to in Hertfordshire and in the western London Borough of Hillingdon.
The Metropolitan Railway (also known as the Met) was a passenger and goods railway that served London from 1863 to 1933, its main line heading north-west from the capital's financial heart in the City to what were to become the Middlesex suburbs.
The Middle Circle was a Great Western Railway service in London that operated from 1872 to 1905.
Moorgate is a central London railway terminus and connected London Underground station on Moorgate in the City of London.
Neasden Depot or Neasden Works is a London Underground railway depot on the Metropolitan line, located between Neasden and Wembley Park stations.
The Northern City Line is a commuter line in England, which runs from London Moorgate to Finsbury Park in London with services running beyond.
The Northern line is a London Underground line that runs from south-west to north-west London, with two branches through central London and three in the north.
Notting Hill Gate is a London Underground station in Notting Hill, London, located on the street called Notting Hill Gate.
One-man operation (OMO), also known as driver-only operation (DOO), one person operation (OPO), single person train operation (SPTO), or one-person train operation (OPTO), is operation of a train, bus, or tram by the driver or motorman alone, without a conductor.
The Outer Circle was a London & North Western Railway service in London that operated from 1872 to 1908.
Paddington is a London Underground station served by the Bakerloo, Circle and District lines.
Paddington is a London Underground station served by the Circle and Hammersmith & City lines.
The Piccadilly line is a London Underground line that runs between in suburban north London and in the west, where it divides into two branches: one of these runs to Heathrow Airport and the other to in northwest London, with some services terminating at.
A public–private partnership (PPP, 3P or P3) is a cooperative arrangement between two or more public and private sectors, typically of a long-term nature.
The River Thames is a river that flows through southern England, most notably through London.
Royal Oak is a station of the London Underground, on the Hammersmith & City and Circle lines, between and stations.
A select committee is a committee made up of a small number of parliamentary members appointed to deal with particular areas or issues originating in the Westminster system of parliamentary democracy.
Shepherd's Bush Market is a London Underground station in the district of Shepherd's Bush in west London, England.
Sloane Square is a London Underground station in Sloane Square (Chelsea, district of The Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea).
South Kensington is a London Underground station in the district of Kensington, south west London.
St Pancras railway station, also known as London St Pancras and officially since 2007 as St Pancras International, is a central London railway terminus located on Euston Road in the London Borough of Camden.
A steam locomotive is a type of railway locomotive that produces its pulling power through a steam engine.
Temple is a London Underground station located at Victoria Embankment in the City of Westminster, close to its boundary with the City of London.
Thameslink is a 24 hour, 115-station main-line route in the British railway system running from,, and via central London to Sutton,, and.
A third rail is a method of providing electric power to a railway locomotive or train, through a semi-continuous rigid conductor placed alongside or between the rails of a railway track.
Tower Hill is a London Underground station in Tower Hill, East End of London.
Tower of London was a London Underground station in the City of London that closed in 1884, only two years after opening.
Transport for London (TfL) is a local government body responsible for the transport system in Greater London, England.
The Tube map is a schematic transport map of the lines, stations and services of the London Underground, known colloquially as "the Tube", hence the map's name.
The Underground Electric Railways Company of London Limited (UERL), known operationally as the Underground for much of its existence, was established in 1902.
Victoria Embankment is part of the Thames Embankment, a road and river-walk along the north bank of the River Thames in London.
The Victoria line is a London Underground line that runs between in south London and in the north-east, via the West End.
The Waterloo & City line (colloquially known as The Drain) is a London Underground line that runs between Waterloo and Bank with no intermediate stops.
Westbourne Park is a London Underground station in the Notting Hill area of the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea.
Westminster is a London Underground station in the City of Westminster.
Whitechapel is a London Underground and London Overground station on Whitechapel Road and Dunward Street in Whitechapel, London located behind a street market of the same name and opposite the Royal London Hospital.
The Widened Lines (also known as the City Widened Lines), is the former name for the Moorgate Line which currently forms part of Thameslink Core Route between St Pancras and within central London.
Wood Lane is a London Underground station in the White City area of west London, United Kingdom.
The 7 July 2005 London bombings, often referred to as 7/7, were a series of coordinated terrorist suicide attacks in London, United Kingdom, which targeted commuters travelling on the city's public transport system during the morning rush hour.