28 relations: Baker Street tube station, Birmingham Railway Carriage and Wagon Company, Buckinghamshire Railway Centre, Circle line (London Underground), District line, Electric multiple unit, Gloucester Railway Carriage and Wagon Company, Hammersmith & City line, London Underground, London Underground 1938 Stock, London Underground A60 and A62 Stock, London Underground C69 and C77 Stock, London Underground D78 Stock, London Underground F Stock, London Underground Q Stock, London Underground Q38 Stock, Metadyne, Metropolitan line, Metropolitan Railway, Moorgate station, Multiple-unit train control, Neasden, New Works Programme, Railway air brake, Regenerative brake, Walthamstow Pumphouse Museum, Whitwell & Reepham railway station, World War II.
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 Birmingham Railway Carriage and Wagon Company (BRC&W) was a railway locomotive and carriage builder, founded in Birmingham, England and, for most of its existence, located at nearby Smethwick, with the factory divided by the boundary between the two places.
Buckinghamshire Railway Centre is a railway museum operated by the Quainton Railway Society Ltd.
The Circle line is a London Underground line in a spiralling shape, running from Hammersmith in the west to Edgware Road and then looping around central London back to Edgware Road.
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.
An electric multiple unit or EMU is a multiple-unit train consisting of self-propelled carriages, using electricity as the motive power.
Gloucester Railway Carriage and Wagon Company (GRC&W) was a railway rolling stock manufacturer based at Gloucester, England; from 1860 until 1986.
The Hammersmith & City line is a London Underground line that runs between Hammersmith in west London and in east 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 1938 Tube Stock is a London Underground tube stock design.
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 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 D78 Stock was a type of sub-surface rolling stock which operated on the District line of the London Underground, except on the Wimbledon to Edgware Road service.
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 Q Stock were trains used on the District line of the London Underground.
The Q Stock consisted of various District line trains built from 1923 (G Stock) until the mid-1930s, originally built with manually operated sliding doors.
A metadyne is a direct current electrical machine with two pairs of brushes.
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.
Moorgate is a central London railway terminus and connected London Underground station on Moorgate in the City of London.
Multiple-unit train control, sometimes abbreviated to multiple-unit or MU, is a method of simultaneously controlling all the traction equipment in a train from a single location, whether it is a Multiple unit comprising a number of self-powered passenger cars or a set of locomotives.
Neasden is an area in northwest London, United Kingdom.
The New Works Programme of 1935–1940 was the major investment programme delivered by the London Passenger Transport Board (LPTB), commonly known as London Transport, which had been created in 1933 to coordinate underground train, tram, trolleybus and bus services in the capital and the surrounding areas.
A railway air brake is a railway brake power braking system with compressed air as the operating medium.
Regenerative braking is an energy recovery mechanism which slows a vehicle or object by converting its kinetic energy into a form which can be either used immediately or stored until needed.
The Walthamstow Pumphouse Museum is a British museum based in Walthamstow, north-east London, it is contained in and around Low Hall Pumping Station, a Grade II listed building that was originally a sewage pumping station built in 1885.
Whitwell and Reepham railway station, also known as Whitwell station, is a former station situated in Norfolk, England.
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.