The Anonymous Widower

The Old Kings Cross Station Is Nearly Down

The dreaded 1973 extension to Kings Cross station is being finally demolished this Christmas, as there are no trains and passengers.

There are some good pictures  here on the BBC of the history of the front of the station.

It is intended that the new public square in front of the station will open in August 2013.

December 26, 2012 - Posted by | Transport | , , ,

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  1. […] less achieved my objective in that I got to the match without trouble. After taking my pictures at Kings Cross, I took a 205 bus towards Bow, with the intention of getting the DLR to Lewisham. I wasn’t […]

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  2. […] the shopping centre by the station, which could best be described as the shopping equivalent of the Kings Cross station extension. I’m sure the architect, thinks it’s one of his best pieces of work, but I thought, […]

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