Category Archives: King’s Cross / Moorgate network

Walk 8: Winchmore Hill walk to Crews Hill

  WINCHMORE HILL walk to CREWS HILL 3 hours     This train line is a branch line often called the “Hertford Loop”. It was originally just a suburban spur off the main line and opened in 1871. At the time, … Continue reading

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Walk 7: Alexandra Palace walk to Winchmore Hill

ALEXANDRA PALACE walk to WINCHMORE HILL 2 1/4 hours    This train line is a branch line often called the “Hertford Loop”. It was originally just a suburban spur off the main line and opened in 1871. At the time, … Continue reading

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Walk 6: Moorgate walk to Finsbury Park

MOORGATE walk to FINSBURY PARK 2 hours This train line branches off the main Great Northern Line (terminal station King’s Cross) in Finsbury Park. It started as a short separate train line called originally “Great Northern & City Railway”; it … Continue reading

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Walk 5: New Barnet walk to Potters Bar

NEW BARNET walk to POTTERS BAR 2 hours  This train line is the main line from King’s Cross opened in 1850. Suburban trains using this line run from Moorgate (King’s Cross on weekends) to Welwyn Garden City. Routing note: Potters … Continue reading

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Walk 4: New Southgate walk to New Barnet

NEW SOUTHGATE walk to NEW BARNET 1 3/4 hours This train line is the main line from King’s Cross opened in 1850. Suburban trains using this line run from Moorgate (King’s Cross on weekends) to Welwyn Garden City. Routing note: … Continue reading

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Walk 3: Alexandra Palace walk to New Southgate

ALEXANDRA PALACE walk to NEW SOUTHGATE 2 hours This train line is the main line from King’s Cross opened in 1850. Suburban trains using this line run from Moorgate (King’s Cross on weekends) to Welwyn Garden City. Routing note: Connects … Continue reading

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Walk 2: Finsbury Park walk to Alexandra Palace

FINSBURY PARK walk to ALEXANDRA PALACE 2 hours Suburban trains using this line run to Welwyn Garden City or Hertford North. There is an underground line with stations quite close to this line, so that my routing keeps clear of … Continue reading

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