Category: Hammersmith & City line

Great Portland Street

Great Portland Street is a London Underground station near Regent’s Park.

Hammersmith & City line

The Hammersmith & City line is a London Underground line that runs between Hammersmith in west London and Barking in east London. Printed in pink on the Tube map, it serves 29 stations over 15.8 miles (25.5 km). Between Farringdon and Aldgate East it skirts the City of London, the capital’s financial heart, hence the line’s name. Its tunnels are just below the surface and are a similar size to …

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East Ham

East Ham tube station is a London Underground station in the borough of Newham.

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.

Aldgate East

In a land east of Aldgate, lies the land of Aldgate East…

Trivia for every Underground station

Acton Town Alphabetically, Acton Town is the first tube station on the network. The first electric train on the District Line ran eastbound starting from Acton Town on 28 March 1905, The journey from Hammersmith to Acton Town (Piccadilly line) takes 5 minutes, 50 seconds, bypassing all of the intervening District Line stations on the …

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