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Alstom is a French multinational company operating worldwide in rail transport markets, active in the fields of passenger transportation, signalling and locomotives, with products including the AGV, TGV, Eurostar, and Pendolino high-speed trains, in addition to suburban, regional and metro trains, and Citadis trams.
The Baker Street and Waterloo Railway (BS&WR), also known as the Bakerloo tube, was a railway company established in 1893 that built a deep-level underground "tube" railway in London.
Bombardier Transportation is the rail equipment division of the Canadian firm Bombardier Inc. Bombardier Transportation is one of the world's largest companies in the rail vehicle and equipment manufacturing and servicing industry.
The British Museum, located in the Bloomsbury area of London, United Kingdom, is a public institution dedicated to human history, art and culture.
During British Summer Time (BST), civil time in the United Kingdom is advanced one hour forward of Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) (in effect, changing the time zone from UTC+0 to UTC+1), so that evenings have more daylight and mornings have less.
Buckingham Palace is the London residence and administrative headquarters of the monarch of the United Kingdom.
The Central line is a London Underground line that runs through central London, from, Essex, in the north-east to and in the west.
Central London is the innermost part of London, in the United Kingdom, spanning several boroughs.
The Charing Cross, Euston and Hampstead Railway (CCE&HR), also known as the Hampstead Tube, was a railway company established in 1891 that constructed a deep-level underground "tube" railway in London.
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.
Charles Tyson Yerkes (June 25, 1837 – December 29, 1905) was an American financier.
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.
Covent Garden is a district in Greater London, on the eastern fringes of the West End, between Charing Cross Road and Drury Lane.
Covent Garden is a London Underground station in Covent Garden, West End of London.
A cross-platform interchange is a type of interchange between different lines at a metro (or other railway) station.
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.
Ealing is a district of west London, England, located west of Charing Cross.
The East Riding of Yorkshire, or simply East Yorkshire, is a ceremonial county in the North of England.
Edmonton is an area of the London Borough of Enfield, England, north-east of Charing Cross.
Frank Pick Hon. RIBA (23 November 1878 – 7 November 1941) was a British transport administrator.
Germaine Maurice Lindsay (23 September 1985 – 7 July 2005), also known as Abdullah Shaheed Jamal, was one of the four terrorists who detonated bombs on three trains on the London Underground and a bus in central London during the 7 July 2005 London bombings, killing 56 people (including themselves), and injuring more than 700.
Goole is a town, civil parish and inland port located at junction 36 off the M62 via the A614 and approximately from the North Sea at the confluence of the rivers Don and Ouse in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England, although historically within the West Riding of Yorkshire.
The Great Depression in the United Kingdom, also known as the Great Slump, was a period of national economic downturn in the 1930s, which had its origins in the global Great Depression.
The Great Northern Railway (GNR) was a British railway company established by the Great Northern Railway Act of 1846.
Green Lanes, London, (N16, N4, N8, N13 and N21) is a main road in North London and forms part of a A105 road.
Harringay (pronounced) is a district of north London, England, within the London Borough of Haringey.
Harrods is a luxury department store located on Brompton Road in Knightsbridge, London.
Hatton including Hatton Cross is a small settlement and locality in the London boroughs of Hillingdon and Hounslow, on the south-eastern edge of London Heathrow Airport and straddling the A30 road.
Heathrow Airport (also known as London Heathrow) is a major international airport in London, United Kingdom.
Heathrow Terminal 5 is a shared railway and London Underground station serving London Heathrow Airport Terminal 5.
Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 is a London Underground station at Heathrow Airport on the Heathrow branch of the Piccadilly line, and currently serves Heathrow Terminal 2 and Terminal 3.
Hounslow is a large commercial town and district in west London, England, west-southwest of Charing Cross.
Hyde Park is a Grade I-listed major park in Central London.
Kings Cross is an inner city district in north London, England, 2.5 miles (4.8 km) north west of Charing Cross.
Leicester Square is a pedestrianised square in the West End of London, England.
Leicester Square is a London Underground station in Theatreland and Chinatown, in the West End of London.
Leslie William Green (6 February 1875–31 August 1908) was an English architect.
A listed building, or listed structure, is one that has been placed on one of the four statutory lists maintained by Historic England in England, Historic Environment Scotland in Scotland, Cadw in Wales, and the Northern Ireland Environment Agency in Northern Ireland.
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 and South Western Railway (LSWR) was a railway company in England from 1838 to 1922.
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 1906 Stock, also known as "Gate Stock", was built for the Yerkes tube lines, Baker Street and Waterloo Railway (BS&WR), Great Northern, Piccadilly and Brompton Railway (GNP&BR), and Charing Cross, Euston and Hampstead Railway (CCE&HR).
The 1938 Tube Stock is a London Underground tube stock design.
Before mass production of the 1959 tube stock, three 1956 Tube Stock units were built as prototypes.
The 1959 Tube Stock was a type of London Underground tube train constructed in the late 1950s.
The London Underground 1973 Stock is a type of rolling stock used on the Piccadilly line of the London Underground.
London Underground rolling stock includes the electric multiple units that run on the London Underground.
The Standard Stock title was applied to a variety of Tube stock built between 1923 and 1934, all of which shared the same basic characteristics, but with some detailed differences.
Waterloo station, also known as London Waterloo, is a central London terminus on the National Rail network in the United Kingdom, located in the Waterloo area of the London Borough of Lambeth.
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.
Modern architecture or modernist architecture is a term applied to a group of styles of architecture which emerged in the first half of the 20th century and became dominant after World War II.
New Tube for London (NTfL), also known as the Deep Tube Upgrade Programme, is a programme that to introduce 250 new trains and signalling on several London Underground deep-tube lines between 2023 and 2033.
The Night Tube and London Overground Night Service, often referred to simply as Night Tube is a service pattern on the London Underground and London Overground systems which provides night-time services to travellers on Friday and Saturday nights on the Central, Jubilee, Northern, Piccadilly, and Victoria lines, and a short section of the London Overground’s East London line.
The Northern City Line is a commuter line in England, which runs from London Moorgate to Finsbury Park in London with services running beyond.
Oakwood is a London Underground station on the Piccadilly line.
Osterley & Spring Grove (also sometimes Osterley Park & Spring Grove) was a London Underground station in Osterley in west London.
Palmers Green is a suburban area of the London Borough of Enfield in north London, England.
Pantone Inc. is a U.S. corporation headquartered in Carlstadt, New Jersey.
Piccadilly is a road in the City of Westminster, London to the south of Mayfair, between Hyde Park Corner in the west and Piccadilly Circus in the east.
The Piccadilly line extension to Cockfosters added eight new stations to the northern end of London Underground's Piccadilly line.
A private bill is a proposal for a law that would apply to a particular individual or group of individuals, or corporate entity.
A railway electrification system supplies electric power to railway trains and trams without an on-board prime mover or local fuel supply.
Richmond is a suburban town in south-west London, The London Government Act 1963 (c.33) (as amended) categorises the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames as an Outer London borough.
The River Thames is a river that flows through southern England, most notably through London.
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.
Siemens Mobility is a division of the German conglomerate Siemens.
Slough Borough Council is the local authority for the Borough of Slough, in the South East England Region of the United Kingdom.
Slough railway station, in Slough, Berkshire, England, is served by local services operated by Great Western Railway from to and main line services on the Great Western Main Line, the original line of the Great Western Railway.
A suicide attack is any violent attack in which the attacker expects their own death as a direct result of the method used to harm, damage or destroy the target.
Tavistock Square is a public square in Bloomsbury, in the London Borough of Camden.
Tottenham is a district of north London, England, within the London Borough of Haringey.
Transport for London (TfL) is a local government body responsible for the transport system in Greater London, England.
Tube Lines Limited, initially known as 'Infraco JNP' (an amalgamation of Infrastructure + Company), is an asset-management company responsible for the maintenance, renewal and upgrade of the infrastructure, including track, trains, signals, civil work and stations, of three London Underground lines.
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.
Uxbridge is a town in west London, England, and the administrative headquarters of the London Borough of Hillingdon.
The Victoria line is a London Underground line that runs between in south London and in the north-east, via the West End.
Windsor is a historic market town and unparished area in the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead in Berkshire, England.
Wood Green is a suburban district of north London, England, within the London Borough of Haringey.
York Way (part of the A5200) is a major road in the London Borough of Islington, running north for one mile from the junction of Pentonville Road and Euston Road, adjacent to King's Cross railway station towards Kentish Town and Holloway.