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Alexandra Palace is a closed railway station in the grounds of Alexandra Palace in the Muswell Hill area of north London.
Archway is a London Underground station underneath the Archway Tower, at the intersection of Holloway Road, Highgate Hill, Junction Road and Archway Road in Archway, north London.
Baker Street is a station on the London Underground at the junction of Baker Street and the Marylebone Road in the City of Westminster.
BBC Radio 4 is a radio station owned and operated by the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) that broadcasts a wide variety of spoken-word programmes including news, drama, comedy, science and history.
The Big Four was a name used to describe the four largest railway companies in the United Kingdom in the period 1923–47.
British Railways (BR), which from 1965 traded as British Rail, was the state-owned company that operated most of the rail transport in Great Britain between 1948 and 1997.
Broad Street was a major terminal station in the City of London, adjacent to Liverpool Street station.
Brockley Hill was a proposed London Underground station in the Brockley Hill area of north London.
Bushey Heath was a proposed, but unbuilt, London Underground station in Bushey Heath, Hertfordshire.
Canonbury railway station serves the districts of Canonbury and Highbury within the London Borough of Islington in north London.
The Central line is a London Underground line that runs through central London, from, Essex, in the north-east to and in the west.
A chain is a unit of length that measures 66 feet, 22 yards, 100 links,or 4 rods (20.1168 m).
Charing Cross is a junction in London, England, where six routes meet.
Charing Cross (sometimes informally abbreviated as Charing X) is a London Underground station at Charing Cross in the City of Westminster with entrances located in Trafalgar Square and The Strand.
Charles Henry Holden Litt.D, FRIBA, MRTPI, RDI (12 May 1875 – 1 May 1960) was a Bolton-born English architect best known for designing many London Underground stations during the 1920s and 1930s, for Bristol Central Library, the Underground Electric Railways Company of London's headquarters at 55 Broadway and for the University of London's Senate House.
Church End (often known as "Finchley Central") is a locality within Finchley in the London Borough of Barnet in London, England.
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.
Clapham Junction railway station is a major railway station and transport hub near St John's Hill in south-west Battersea in the London Borough of Wandsworth.
Drayton Park railway station is a National Rail station in Highbury, in the London Borough of Islington.
East Croydon is a railway station and tram stop in the town of Croydon, Greater London, England, and is in Travelcard Zone 5.
East Finchley is a London Underground station in East Finchley in the London Borough of Barnet, north London.
Edgware was a London and North Eastern Railway (LNER) station located on Station Road in Edgware, north London.
Edgware is a London Underground station in Edgware, in the London Borough of Barnet, in North London.
The Edgware, Highgate and London Railway was a railway in north London.
An electric multiple unit or EMU is a multiple-unit train consisting of self-propelled carriages, using electricity as the motive power.
Epping is a London Underground station in the market town of Epping in Essex, England.
Finchley is an area of northwest London, England, in the London Borough of Barnet.
Finchley Central is a mind game in which two players take turns naming stations in the London Underground.
Finsbury Park is a busy intermodal interchange station in north London. The interchange consists of a National Rail station, a London Underground station and two bus stations, all interconnected. The main entrances are by the eastern bus station on Station Place. The National Rail ticket office here lies in between one entrance marked by the Underground roundel symbol, while the other is marked by the National Rail symbol, and provides direct access to the main line platforms. There is another exit by the western bus station along Wells Terrace, incorporating the Underground ticket office, plus a narrow side entrance to the south on the A503 Seven Sisters Road. The complex is located in Travelcard Zone 2. The station is named after the nearby Finsbury Park, one of the oldest of London's Victorian parks. It is also used by many Arsenal supporters on matchdays, as the club's ground is just a short walk away. When the Victoria line was built in the 1960s, the walls in Finsbury Park station were decorated with mosaics of duelling pistols, which can still be seen. This was based on a mistaken identification of Finsbury Park with Finsbury Fields, which was used by Londoners since medieval times for archery and sports, and also associated with 18th-century duels and one of the first hot air balloon flights. Finsbury Fields was close to the present-day Finsbury Square, south. At the same time the long entrance subways and the Wells Terrace booking hall (at the bus station end) were rebuilt to a high standard. Finsbury Park station has a long and complex history involving the participation of many railway companies and there have been various changes to the station infrastructure. British Transport Police maintain a presence at Finsbury Park and have a police station at the Wells Terrace entrance. Ticket barriers were installed to platforms 1, 2, 5 and 6 in 2011.
Golders Green is a London Underground station in Golders Green, north London.
The Great Northern Railway (GNR) was a British railway company established by the Great Northern Railway Act of 1846.
Hainault is a London Underground station in Hainault, east London, England.
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 Barnet is a London Underground station, and former railway station, located in Chipping Barnet in North London.
I'm Sorry I Haven't a Clue is a BBC radio comedy panel game.
Inglis Barracks was a military installation in Mill Hill, London, NW7.
An island platform (also center platform, centre platform) is a station layout arrangement where a single platform is positioned between two tracks within a railway station, tram stop or transitway interchange.
King William Street was the original but short-lived northern terminus of the City and South London Railway (C&SLR), the first deep-level underground railway in London and one of the component parts of the London Underground's Northern line.
Knightsbridge is a London Underground station in Knightsbridge, London.
Lambeth is a district in Central London, England, in the London Borough of Lambeth.
This is a list of Transport for London (TfL) contracted bus routes in London, England, as well as commercial services that enter the Greater London area (except coaches).
The London Night Bus network is a series of night bus routes that serve Greater London.
Fare zone 4 is an outer zone of Transport for London's zonal fare system used for calculating the price of tickets for travel on the London Underground, London Overground, Docklands Light Railway and, since 2007, on National Rail services.
London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.
The London and North Eastern Railway (LNER) was the second largest (after LMS) of the "Big Four" railway companies created by the Railways Act 1921 in Britain.
The London Borough of Barnet is a suburban London borough in North London, England, with some districts within North West London forming part of Outer London.
London Buses is the subsidiary of Transport for London (TfL) that manages bus services within Greater London.
London Buses Route 13 is a Transport for London contracted bus route in London, England.
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.
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 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 1995 Stock is a type of rolling stock used on the Northern line of the London Underground.
Middlesex (abbreviation: Middx) is an historic county in south-east England.
Mill Hill East is a London Underground station in Mill Hill in the London Borough of Barnet, north London.
The Ministry of War Transport (MoWT) was a department of the British Government formed early in the Second World War to control transportation policy and resources.
Moorgate is a central London railway terminus and connected London Underground station on Moorgate in the City of London.
Mornington Crescent is a game featured in the BBC Radio 4 comedy panel show I'm Sorry I Haven't a Clue, a series which satirises panel games.
The North London Railway (NLR) company had lines connecting the north of London to the East and West India Docks in the east of the city.
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.
The Office of Public Sector Information (OPSI) is the body responsible for the operation of Her Majesty's Stationery Office (HMSO) and of other public information services of the United Kingdom.
Potters Bar is a town in Hertfordshire, England, – Community Strategy First Review (PDF) north of London.
The Railways Act 1921 (c. 55), also known as the Grouping Act, was an Act of Parliament enacted by the British government and intended to stem the losses being made by many of the country's 120 railway companies, move the railways away from internal competition and retain some of the benefits which the country had derived from a government-controlled railway during and after the Great War of 1914–1918.
Reginald Harold Uren FRIBA (5 March 1906 – 17 February 1988) was a New Zealand-born architect who worked in the United Kingdom for most of his career.
The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) is a professional body for architects primarily in the United Kingdom, but also internationally, founded for the advancement of architecture under its charter granted in 1837 and Supplemental Charter granted in 1971.
A side platform is a platform positioned to the side of a pair of tracks at a railway station, tram stop, or transitway.
Sloane Square is a London Underground station in Sloane Square (Chelsea, district of The Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea).
Stockwell is a London Underground station in Stockwell in the London Borough of Lambeth.
The New Vaudeville Band was a group created by songwriter Geoff Stephens (born 1 October 1934, New Southgate, North London) in 1966 to record his novelty composition "Winchester Cathedral", a song inspired by the dance bands of the 1920s and a Rudy Vallee megaphone style vocal.
Transport for London (TfL) is a local government body responsible for the transport system in Greater London, England.
The Travelcard is an inter-modal travel ticket for unlimited use on the London Underground, London Overground, TfL Rail, Docklands Light Railway, Tramlink, London Buses and National Rail services in the Greater London area.
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 Victoria line is a London Underground line that runs between in south London and in the north-east, via the West End.
Victorian architecture is a series of architectural revival styles in the mid-to-late 19th century.
West Finchley is a London Underground station in the Finchley area of the London Borough of Barnet, north London.
West Ruislip is a station on Ickenham Road between Ickenham and Ruislip in the London Borough of Hillingdon in Greater London, formerly in Middlesex.
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.
World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.