Monthly Archives: January 2019

Piccadilly Tube line walk 5: Piccadilly Circus walk to Knightsbridge

Walk 5 PICCADILLY to KNIGHTSBRIDGE 1 3/4 hours This underground line opened in 1906. Trains stopped at an additional station called Down Road between Green Park and Hyde Park Corner. The station was closed in 1932 to save costs as … Continue reading

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Piccadilly Tube line walk 4: Oakwood walk to Cockfosters

Walk 4 OAKWOOD walk to COCKFOSTERS 1 1/2 hours The Piccadilly line had its terminus at Finsbury Park. It was extended to Bounds Green in 1932 and to Cockfosters in 1933. Routing note: This walk connects in Bounds Green with … Continue reading

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Piccadilly Tube line walk 3: Bounds Green walk to Oakwood

Walk 3 BOUNDS GREEN walk to OAKWOOD 2 1/2 hours This part of the Piccadilly line opened in 1932 as far as Arnos Grove and in 1933 all the way to Oakwood as an extension of the line coming from … Continue reading

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Piccadilly Tube line walk 2: Finsbury Park walk to Bounds Green

Walk 2 FINSBURY PARK walk to BOUNDS GREEN 3 hours This part of the Piccadilly line opened in 1932 as an extension of the line coming from Central London. You will notice that there is an unusually long distance between … Continue reading

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