Metropolitan Railway, Bellmouth, Praed Street, London, c 1868.
2 9 c m
40cm
actual image size: 32cm x 21cm

Metropolitan Railway, Bellmouth, Praed Street, London, c 1868.

Kell Brothers

© NRM / Pictorial Collection / Science & Society Picture Library

Description

Colour lithograph, drawn and chromolithographed by Kell Brothers, showing a steam locomotive hauling a train of carriages through an underground tunnel. On 10 January 1863, the Metropolitan Railway operated the first underground service, which ran from Farringdon Steet north to King's Cros, and west to Paddington (Bishop's Road), utilising trains hauled by steam engines.
 

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