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Stratford

Contents
Steam on the Overground
Orbit Tower in progress
London Orbit Tower Rises at Olympic Park
London Overground Dalston to New Cross
The Orbit Tower, Olympic Park Stratford East London 2012
Eurostar Paris trains from London getting busier
Gare du Nord in Paris

Steam on the Overground

A steam train ran along the Gospel Oak to Barking branch of the London Overground today June 16th pulling vintage passenger coaches. I’m trying to find out more about it, as I’ve seen or heard this before. The sighting was … Continue reading

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Orbit Tower in progress

Orbit Tower (ArcelorMittal Orbit) #2 a photo by George Rex on Flickr. Orbit Tower (ArcelorMittal Orbit) #2 20110302 work-in-progress. The Orbit Tower will be one of the attractions in the London 2012 Olympic Park. There will be two viewing platforms … Continue reading

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London Orbit Tower Rises at Olympic Park

Video show the construction well underway of the Orbit Tower at the London 2012 Olympic Park site in Stratford East London. The 115m tall art sculpture with a public viewing platform is formally named the Arcelor Mittal Orbit, and will … Continue reading

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London Overground Dalston to New Cross

A new section of the London Overground has opened in a limited way, weeks ahead of schedule says TFL Dalston Junction – New Cross and New Cross Gate openĀ 27 April 2010 This section of the line has now opened ahead … Continue reading

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The Orbit Tower, Olympic Park Stratford East London 2012

The Orbit Tower unveiled for Stratford Olympics Site I must have been out of touch recently because I wasn’t even aware there had been a series of proposals for building a large tower at Stratford East London, to make a … Continue reading

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Eurostar Paris trains from London getting busier

I used to wonder what would happen after the Eurostar Paris trains were diverted from the interim Waterloo International station to the new St Pancras and now we are beginning to see the answer. International commuters in their thousands are … Continue reading

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Gare du Nord in Paris

If you’ve ever been on Paris breaks by eurostar then you’ll be familiar with the Gare du Nord mainline railway station because that’s where you first arrive in central Paris and it’s where you have to get back to in … Continue reading

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Thanks for reading Andy Roberts articles about Stratford on the DARnet Blog