Articles tagged with "Aerial"

Crossrail Begins to Get Visible – Part 1

To most Londoners, Crossrail remains hidden – at least as long as works aren’t inconveniencing a daily commute. The dock north of Canary Wharf has now been filled in by a beehive of workers, but the serious work of tunnelling and station building is largely hidden out of sight. 2013, however, arguably represents the point at which Crossrail’s visible profile will begin to climb, and so as the year opens this seems a good opportunity to take a look at the project again. In the first part of this series, we will therefore resort to a tried-and-trusted LR staple – the aerial photo

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Crossrail From the Air

We’ve looked at various elements of London’s transport infrastructure from the air before – now it’s Crossrail’s turn. With the exception of the Connaught Tunnel approach, the photos below broadly divide into tunnelling portals and stations. The photos highlight the

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East London From The Air

With eyes firmly focussed on events south of the river, it’s easy to forget that work on the northern sections of the East London Line is progressing rather nicely. The photo below was kindly provided by TfL. It shows the

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