Jack Gordon

#TheLastStroke for the Hammersmith and City Railway

On Sunday 24 June 1951 a brand new signal cabin opened on London's Underground network. Equipped with a non-descript Westinghouse 'N' style power frame to the usual London Transport specification, and designed to a boxy but functional standard, the cabin was nothing special. Despite the presence of a major car…

Your last chance to #CatchTheD

This page has been updated to provide a record of the final week of D78 stock trains operating on London Underground, as well as the farewell rail tour. An archive copy of this page, as it appeared on the final day of public operations on April 21st, can be found…

Mapping the Tube: 1 – Embankment

AN OLD London Underground map has recently been uncovered on the District line platforms at Embankment station. It's gained a bit of a cult following over the last couple of weeks, including coverage from Time Out's Now. Here. This. and the Station Master blog. But just how old is old? The map -…