Gloucester Road Underground Station - Gloucester Road, London, UK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner
N 51° 29.665 W 000° 10.957
30U E 695568 N 5708572
Quick Description: Gloucester Road tube station is a yellow, brick building that carries a sign, high on it, that reads "Metropolitan Railway Station / Trains to all Parts of London".
Location: London, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 8/3/2012 6:19:55 AM
Waymark Code: WMF0P5
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
Views: 6

Long Description:

Gloucester Road tube station seves the Circle, District and Piccadilly lines. The District and Piccadilly lines both huse South Kensigton and Earl's Court stations on either side of Gloucester Road. The Circle line has South Kensington and High Street Kensington stations on either side of Gloucester Road.

The London Architecture website (visit link) carries facts about the station:

"Quick Facts
    Construction finish: 1868
    Type: transportation
    Stories: 2

Statistics
    Platforms: Five

Timeline
    1868: The Metropolitan Railway opened the first platforms at this station.
    1906: The deep platforms were opened by the Great Northern, Piccadilly, and Brompton Railway

Notes
    Developer:
    Metropolitan Railway"

Is there other puplic transportation in the area?: Yes

What level is the station?: Below street level

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