Although plans for the Bakerloo line extension have been paused for the moment, the route is to be protected from future development
Latest news and developments from London Underground’s plans to extend the Bakerloo line from Elephant & Castle to Lewisham, and beyond.
The results of a consultation into the Bakerloo line extension have been published, and unsurprisingly, most people seem to want it.
In the 1930s, the London Underground looked at extending the Bakerloo line southwards, and while most plans were modest, one looked at taking it all the way out to Dartford.
Plans for a large housing development on the Sainsbury’s site at New Cross Gate have been cancelled by the developers, citing the uncertainty around the Bakerloo line extension.
A new consultation on the long planned Bakerloo line extension has opened today, and is seeking views on the tunnel route, the location of worksites and potentially extending the line beyond Lewisham.
TfL has taken another step towards starting work on the long planned Bakerloo line extension, with the opening of a new consultation.