Monthly Archives: February 2014

Walk 5: St. Pancras International walk to Elephant and Castle

Walk 5 ST PANCRAS INTERNATIONAL to ELEPHANT & CASTLE 3 hours This train line combines several bits and pieces built in the 1860s. The first bit was built by the Metropolitan Railway between King’s Cross and Farringdon and opened in … Continue reading

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Walk 4: Mill Hill Broadway walk to Elstree & Borehamwood

Walk 4 MILL HILL BROADWAY to ELSTREE & BOREHAMWOOD 2 3/4 hours The train line opened in 1868 as a new main line towards Derby and Nottingham. Routing note The route connects in Mill Hill Broadway with walk 3. It … Continue reading

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Walk 3: Hendon walk to Mill Hill Broadway

Walk 3 HENDON to MILL HILL BROADWAY 1 3/4 hours The train line opened in 1868 as a new main line towards Derby and Nottingham. Routing note The route connects in Hendon with walk 2. It connects in Mill Hill … Continue reading

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Walk 2: West Hampstead Thameslink walk to Hendon

Walk 2 WEST HAMPSTEAD THAMESLINK to HENDON 2 1/2 hours The train line opened in 1868 because a company headquartered in the Midlands was unable to get access to the London terminals of its competitors at acceptable rates. In addition … Continue reading

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Walk 1: St. Pancras walk to West Hampstead Thameslink

Walk 1 ST. PANCRAS INTL. to WEST HAMPSTEAD THAMESLINK 2 1/4 hours Routing note This walk connects in St. Pancras International with Thameslink walk 5. It will also connect there with Metropolitan line walk 1, Northern line walk 10, Picadilly … Continue reading

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