Unbuilt London: The “railway arcade” above the streets
Imagine if you will of streets lined with decorative arcades that protected Victorians from the weather and above their heads, a marvel of the age - a silent railway without steam.
Strange Air — A Railway Ghost Story
Anyone who has even the slightest hint of interest in London's abandoned railway tunnels is bound to have heard rumours of Victorian train carriages being buried within them and lost.
Croydon’s Experimental Atmospheric Railway
Long term readers may recall my on/off researches into a tube railway that would have linked
More on the Waterloo & Whitehall Railway
Long term readers may recall that I am slowly researching the history of the Waterloo and Whitehall Railway – a short lived attempt to build a pneumatic railway in an iron tube running under the River Thames between Great Scotland…