24 April 2017 | 8 °C

King's Cross Through The Years

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
The days of steam
Source Old London
Source Old London
King's Cross, c.1885
Source Old Pics Archive
Cock of the North, turning at King's Cross
Source Old London
The new King's Cross concourse and ticket office being built in 1973
Source Rob Baker
2015
Source Samlucasmore
King's Cross, 1965
Source 71592768@N08
Britannia up by St Pancras clock tower looking to King's Cross, 1971
Source Tim Dunn
King's Cross, 1962: passengers watch their car loaded on the sleeper service to Perth
Source Tim Dunn
1950s
Source Old London
2015
Source Levanterman
Underground life for King's Cross workers, 1955
Source Old London
Boy wearing Adolf Hitler mask on a street in King's Cross, 1938
Source History In Pictures
King's Cross station, date unknown
Source Angelfire
The 'string vest' roof, 2015
Source Jeera
Source Old London
1925
Source Londonhistorian
The King's Cross pond, 2015
Source Paul Talling
Watching 1930s London go by
Source History In Pictures
A couple of heavy passengers
Source Old London
Maintenance on the clock tower at King's Cross railway station, date unknown
Source Old London
Trolley buses pass King's Cross
Source Old London

Last Updated 03 April 2017