Secret Underground London

Author: Nick Catford
Publisher: Folly Books
ISBN: 9780956440570
Size: 22.66 MB
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This is one of the two factors that make this book so different from all the others that have come before it.

Secret London

Author: Andrew Duncan
Publisher: New Holland Publishers
ISBN: 9781845373054
Size: 69.40 MB
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With its extreme depth - at 200 feet (60 metres) it's London's deepest
Underground station - North End was given a new lease of life during the Cold
War of the 1950s, when London Transport converted it into a control centre for
activating the ...

London Under

Author: Peter Ackroyd
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 0099287374
Size: 78.68 MB
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London Under is an atmospheric, imaginative introduction to everything that goes on under London, from original springs and streams and Roman amphitheatres to Victorian sewers, gang hideouts and modern Underground stations.

Underground London

Author: Stephen Smith
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0748123946
Size: 32.23 MB
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Stephen Smith uncovers the secrets of the city by walking through sewers, tunnels under such places as Hampton Court, ghost tube stations, and long lost rivers such as the Fleet and the Tyburn. This is 'alternative' history at its best.

Explore Everything

Author: Bradley Garrett
Publisher: Verso
ISBN: 9781781685570
Size: 60.42 MB
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The book is also a manifesto, combining philosophy, politics and adventure, on our rights to the city and how to understand the twenty-first- century metropolis.

Salem Secret Underground

Author: Christopher Jon Luke Dowgin
Publisher: Salem House Press
ISBN: 0983666555
Size: 20.43 MB
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He tried going back to shipping. He bought the Mount Hope and sailed to Rio
Janeiro to buy sugar to sell to Russia but was ill advised instead to take coffee to
London where he suffered a loss. The sugar would of doubled the fortune he
made ...

Underground England

Author: Stephen Smith
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0748123938
Size: 27.51 MB
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UNDERGROUND ENGLAND takes an extraordinary and original look at our island nation - from below. Stephen Smith quite literally delves into the unknown country underneath ploughed fields, clifftops and market towns.

The Secret Lore Of London

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Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1473620287
Size: 65.26 MB
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Since the middle of the last century London has undergone a massive expansion
. As part of this expansion, new underground transport links have been dug.
Sometimes these diggings have occasioned new urban legends. For example,
when ...

Cold War Secret Nuclear Bunkers

Author: Nick McCamley
Publisher: Pen and Sword
ISBN: 1844155080
Size: 66.78 MB
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In fact, the organization was so deeply immersed in secret construction projects
connected with military and Civil Defence ... underground telephone trunk
exchanges: ' London 'KINGSWAY' ' Birmingham 'ANCHOR' - Manchester '
GUARDIAN' ...

Destination London

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Publisher: Gyldendal Uddannelse
ISBN: 8702041413
Size: 46.42 MB
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there is a secret Underground world, too. Over the years, 87 stations have closed.
Some of them were used as air-raid shelters and for storing works of art during
World War 2. Sir Winston Churchill held secret meetings in the abandoned Down
 ...