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Commencement of the tunnel at King's Cross

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Commencement of the tunnel at King's Cross

Engraving
1860

The tunnel was part of the work for the Metropolitan and District Railway, the first line to be constructed of the London Underground.

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Reference
ID124
Image type
Published
1860
Author
Illustrated London News
Collection

Copyright

Source
Illustrated London News, 7th April 1860 ICE Archive Acc No 1657/04
Credit
Institution of Civil Engineers

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