King's Cross Through The Years

Will Noble
By Will Noble Last edited 7 months ago
King's Cross Through The Years

From the age of steam and trolley buses, to John McAslan + Partners' 2012 roof — here is King's Cross, past and present.

King's Cross, 1800s
Source Old London
Could one of these be the Hogwarts Express?
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The Elizabethan leaving King's Cross, date unknown
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Kings Cross Station packed with commuters in August 1925.
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The King's Cross pond, 2015
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The Mallard at King's Cross, 1948
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King's Cross, 1965
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York Way, King's Cross, 1950s
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The Merlin, King's Cross, date unknown
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1927
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Cock of the North, turning at King's Cross
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2015
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King's Cross station, date unknown
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King's Cross railway station.
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Underground life for King's Cross workers, 1955
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Britannia up by St Pancras clock tower looking to King's Cross, 1971
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Boy wearing Adolf Hitler mask on a street in King's Cross, 1938
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From above
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Watching 1930s London go by
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1940s
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Maintenance on the clock tower at King's Cross railway station, date unknown
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The 'string vest' roof, 2015
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A couple of heavy passengers
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2015
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Trolley buses pass King's Cross
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1950s
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King's Cross, c.1885
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The days of steam
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The new King's Cross concourse and ticket office being built in 1973
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Before electronic departure boards
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A trolley bus goes by in the 1950s
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King's Cross, 1962: passengers watch their car loaded on the sleeper service to Perth
Source Tim Dunn

Last Updated 03 April 2017