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Tours of the Kingsway tram tunnel announced
Tours of the Kingsway tram tunnel announced

Tours of the Kingsway tram tunnel announced

Rarely opened to the public since it closed in 1952, there will be tours of the Kingsway tram subway in Holborn for a couple of months this summer.

Mar
04
Kingsway tram tunnel to start public tours in August
Kingsway tram tunnel to start public tours in August

Kingsway tram tunnel to start public tours in August

Rarely opened to the public since it closed in 1952, there will be tours of the Kingsway tram subway in Holborn this summer.

Jul
04
2021
Disused tram tunnel restored by Crossrail
Disused tram tunnel restored by Crossrail

Disused tram tunnel restored by Crossrail

A disused tram tunnel that was commandeered for the Crossrail project is due to be handed back to Camden Council following restoration to its original condition.

Mar
07
2018
Crossrail starts restoration of Kingsway Subway
Crossrail starts restoration of Kingsway Subway

Crossrail starts restoration of Kingsway Subway

A disused tram tunnel under Holborn is set to be restored by Crossrail after it served an innovative purpose during the tunneling work in the area.

Oct
28
2017
Photos from inside the abandoned Kingsway Tram Tunnels
Photos from inside the abandoned Kingsway Tram Tunnels

Photos from inside the abandoned Kingsway Tram Tunnels

An abandoned tunnel under Holborn that has been closed for 60 years is to come back to life over the next couple of years as it is to be taken over by Crossrail as a suitable location for some of their hidden enabling works.

Jul
05
2012
Chord inside the Kingsway Subway Tunnel
Chord inside the Kingsway Subway Tunnel

Chord inside the Kingsway Subway Tunnel

Today I finally achieved something I have wanted to do for years, and got to see a rather interesting bit of art into the bargain.

Oct
10
2009

Chance to visit the Kingsway Subway tunnels

Some years ago, I cam within a whiskers length of getting a tour of the Kingsway subway tunnel that runs near to Holborn in central London and is now largely used as a storage box by the local council.

Sep
29
2009