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Limited Edition Maps to be Hidden on the Tube this Saturday
Limited Edition Maps to be Hidden on the Tube this Saturday

Limited Edition Maps to be Hidden on the Tube this Saturday

A total of 400 limited edition tube maps will be hidden around the London Underground on Saturday -- the 114th anniversary of Harry Beck's birth.

Jun
01
2016
Tube Map swaps station names for football players
Tube Map swaps station names for football players

Tube Map swaps station names for football players

What once started out as an art project to take the tube map and give stations different names has spawned a whole industry of clones and spoofs, many unauthorised and very rarely, authorised by London Underground.

Oct
03
2013
Blue plaque unveiled for tube map pioneer
Blue plaque unveiled for tube map pioneer

Blue plaque unveiled for tube map pioneer

Earlier today a new blue plaque was unveiled by English Heritage, which has a very specific and rare difference from all the other plaques they have installed on the sides of buildings.

Mar
25
2013