The Underground Map

The Underground Map account creates street biographies and other material for the TUM project

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How to use London’s Oyster system

Goldhawk Road, W12

Goldhawk Road is a main road in West London, which starts at Shepherd’s Bush and runs west.

Pentonville Road, N1

Pentonville Road connects Kings Cross and the Angel, Islington.

Lyric Hammersmith

The Lyric Theatre (Lyric Hammersmith) is a theatre off King Street, Hammersmith.

High Barnet – Totteridge walk

This walk takes in the top of the Northern Line.

Hammersmith Broadway, W6

Hammersmith Broadway is a major transport node and also the name of a shopping centre.

Sacred Heart High School

Sacred Heart High School is a Roman Catholic girls secondary school in Hammersmith.


Hammersmith is a district in the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham, approximately eight kilometres west of Charing Cross on the north bank of the River Thames.

Latymer Court, W14

Latymer Court, when opened, was the largest block of flats of its type in the country.

Old Montague Street, E1

Old Montague Street is a thoroughfare running east-west from Baker’s Row (now Vallance Road) to Brick Lane.