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RT buse in the garage

A Tribute to the bus before the Routemaster AEC Regent III RT and RF buses

The world of London RT & RF Buses Take a peek inside the world of vintage RT London Buses, entered service 80 years ago this year. To celebrate the last journey in Barking 40 years ago in 1979, the finest collection of RT buses in the world, were driving again through the streets of Barking. …

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Canary Wharf Cross Rail place futuristic building with roof garden

Tunnel Boring Machines, trains and stations – Cross Rail Elizabethan Line

Tunnel Boring Cross Rail Machine Tunnel boring machines (TBM) were used in pairs to build cross rail tunnels. Mining tradition going back to the 1500s workforce prayed to the patron Saint Barbara of armourers, military engineers, tunnellers, gunsmiths and miners to protect them from dangers. The saint works against thunder and lighting and all accidents …

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New Bank Station Walbrook entry exit

Walbrook Station, Bank Underground Stations new Apprentice

History of Bank Station and Monument Station Bank station opened in February 1900, named after the Bank of England which sits almost above it. The Bank complex is the interchange for the Northern Line, Central Line, Waterloo & City Lines, and the Docklands Light Railway. The northern Lines precursor was a railway line called City …

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