The annual tradition of posting a different vintage image each day during advent, and this year, it’s of London’s old railway stations.

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Opened in 1867, the station closed in 1944 when bombing cut the railway link up to Dalston Junction.

The station was demolished in late 1960s when the A12 was built alongside the railway. The road shown here is now a footbridge and the station building replaced with 1980s houses.

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