Monthly Archives: February 2019

Piccadilly Tube line walk 10: Hounslow East walk to Hatton Cross

Walk 10 HOUNSLOW EAST to HATTON CROSS 3 hours The section of the Piccadilly line between Hounslow East and Hounslow West opened in 1933 and uses tracks that had been laid in 1884 for a District Line branch. The District … Continue reading

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Piccadilly Tube line walk 9: Boston Manor walk to Hounslow East

Walk 9 BOSTON MANOR walk to HOUNSLOW EAST 2 hours plus visits This section of the Piccadilly line opened in 1933 and uses tracks that had been laid in 1883 for a District Line branch. The District Line ended services … Continue reading

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Piccadilly Tube line walk 8: Turnham Green walk to Boston Manor

Walk 8 TURNHAM GREEN walk to BOSTON MANOR 2 3/4 hours This section of the Piccadilly line opened in 1933 as an extension of the original line that ended at Hammersmith. Trains share the District line tracks between Turnham Green … Continue reading

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Piccadilly Tube line walk 7: Hammersmith walk to Turnham Green

Walk 7 HAMMERSMITH to TURNHAM GREEN 2 1/4 hours This section of the Piccadilly line opened in 1932. Trains run non-stop over this section using the inside tracks of the District line viaduct while the District line uses the outside … Continue reading

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Piccadilly Tune line walk 6: Knightsbridge walk to Hammersmith

Walk 6 KNIGHTSBRIDGE to HAMMERSMITH 2 1/2 hours This underground line opened in 1906. Trains stopped at an additional station called Brompton Road between Knightsbridge and South Kensington. The station was closed in 1934 to save costs as a new … Continue reading

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