Rita Road, SW8

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Rita Road is one of the streets of London in the SW8 postal area.



VIEW THE OVAL AREA IN THE 1750s
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VIEW THE OVAL AREA IN THE 1800s
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VIEW THE OVAL AREA IN THE 1830s
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VIEW THE OVAL AREA IN THE 1860s
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VIEW THE OVAL AREA IN THE 1900s
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Oval

Oval tube station in Kennington is named after The Oval Cricket Ground, which it serves.

The station opened on 18 December 1890 as part of the City & South London Railway. It opened as Kennington Oval, and was designed by Thomas Phillips Figgis with elements of early Arts and Crafts and neo-classical detailing. The structure was made distinctive by a lead-covered dome with cupola lantern and weathervane which housed some of the lift equipment; the main part of the building was of red brick. The station building was rebuilt in the early 1920s when the line was modernised and was refurbished during late 2007/early 2008 at street level with a modern tiling scheme inside and out, giving the station a more modern look. Reflecting its proximity to the cricket ground, the internal decorative tiling features large images of cricketers in various stances.
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