Monthly Archives: March 2014

Walk 8: Herne Hill walk to Mitcham Eastfields

Walk 8 HERNE HILL to MITCHAM EASTFIELDS 2 1/2 hours The train line between Herne Hill and Tulse Hill opened in 1869, that between Tulse Hill and Mitcham Eastfields in 1868. Routing note This walk connects in Herne Hill with … Continue reading

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Walk 7: Elephant & Castle walk to Denmark Hill

Walk 7 ELEPHANT & CASTLE to DENMARK HILL  1 1/2 hours The train line south of Elephant & Castle opened in 1862 but ran to Brixton. The junction enabling direct traffic towards Denmark Hill opened in 1872. Between Elephant & … Continue reading

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Walk 6: Elephant & Castle walk to Herne Hill

Walk 6 ELEPHANT & CASTLE to HERNE HILL 2 3/4 hours The train line opened in 1862 as a branch linking the existing train line from Kent with the City of London. It first ran only to Elephant & Castle … Continue reading

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