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Foundry Mews is a road in the NW1 postcode area



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VIEW THE EUSTON AREA IN THE 1800s
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Euston

London Euston is the southern terminus of the West Coast Main Line - serving Birmingham, Manchester, Liverpool and Glasgow.

Euston was the first inter-city railway station in London. It opened on 20 July 1837 as the terminus of the London and Birmingham Railway.

The site was selected in the early 1830s by George and Robert Stephenson, engineers of the London and Birmingham Railway. The area was then mostly farmland at the edge of the expanding city of London. The station was named after Euston Hall in Suffolk, the ancestral home of the Dukes of Grafton, who were the main landowners in the area.

Objections to the station by local farmers meant that, when the Act authorising construction of the line was passed in 1833, the terminus was relocated to Chalk Farm. However, these objections were overcome, and in 1835 an Act authorising construction of the station at its originally planned site was passed, and construction went ahead.

The original station was built by William Cubitt. It was designed by the classically trained architect Philip Hardwick and initially it had only two platforms, one for departures and one for arrivals. Also designed by Hardwick was a 72 foot-high Doric propylaeum, the largest ever built, erected at the entrance as a portico and which became known as the Euston Arch.

The station grew rapidly over the following years as traffic increased. It was greatly expanded in the 1840s, with the opening in 1849 of the spectacular Great Hall, designed by Hardwick's son Philip Charles Hardwick in classical style.

In the early 1960s it was decided that a larger station was required. Because of the restricted layout of track and tunnels at the northern end, enlargement could be accomplished only by expanding southwards over the area occupied by the Great Hall and the Arch. Amid much public outcry, the station building including the Arch was demolished in 1961-2 and replaced by a new building. Its opening in 1968 followed the electrification of the West Coast Main Line.

A few remnants of the older station remain: two Portland stone entrance lodges and a war memorial. A statue of Robert Stephenson by Carlo Marochetti, previously in the old ticket hall, stands in the forecourt.

On 12 May 1907 the City and South London Railway (C&SLR, now the Bank branch of the Northern Line) opened a station at Euston as the terminus of a new extension from its existing station at Angel.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Adam and Eve Tearooms:   The Adam and Eve Tearooms were a fashionable Georgian watering hole.
Euston:   London Euston is the southern terminus of the West Coast Main Line - serving Birmingham, Manchester, Liverpool and Glasgow.
Euston Square:   Euston Square is a London Underground station near Euston station, at the corner of Euston Road and Gower Street, just north of University College London.
Fitzrovia:   Fitzrovia is the area lying to the west of Tottenham Court Road.
University College London:   University College London (UCL) is a public research university and a constituent college of the federal University of London.
Warren Street:   Warren Street tube station is a London Underground station, located at the intersection of Tottenham Court Road and Euston Road. It is the nearest tube station to University College Hospital, being opposite the newly opened main building. It is also very close to Euston Square station.


PHOTOS OF THE AREA
Fairyland:   During the period leading up to and during the First World War, 92 Tottenham Court Road was the location of a shooting range called Fairyland.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Augustus House, NW1 · Augustus Street, NW1 · Barnby Street, NW1 · Barnby Street, NW1W · Bolsover Street, W1W · Brock Street, NW1 · Capper Street, WC1E · Carburton Street, W1W · Cardington Street, NW1 · Chenies Mews, WC1E · Clarence Gardens, NW1 · Cleveland Street, W1T · Cleveland Street, W1W · Clipstone Mews, W1T · Coach Road, NW1 · Cobourg Street, NW1 · Conway Mews, W1T · Conway Street, W1T · Cumberland Market, NW1 · Darwin Walk, WC1E · Doric Way, NW1 · Drummond Street, NW1 · Euston Centre, NW1 · Euston Road, W1T · Euston Square, NW1 · Euston Street, NW1 · Euston Tower · Eversholt Street, NW1 · Everton Buildings, NW1 · Fitzroy Court, W1T · Fitzroy Mews, W1T · Fitzroy Square, W1T · Foundry Mews, NW1 · George Mews, NW1 · Gordon Mansions, WC1E · Gower Court, WC1E · Gower Place, WC1E · Grafton Mews, W1T · Grafton Place, NW1 · Grafton Way, W1T · Grafton Way, WC1E · Greenwell Street, W1T · Greenwell Street, W1W · Hampstead Road, NW1 · Harrington Street, NW1 · Howland Street, W1T · Huntley Street, WC1E · Laxton Place, NW1 · Little Albany Street, NW1 · Longford Street, NW1 · Maple Street, 92103 · Maple Street, W1T · Melton Street, NW1 · Midford Place, W1T · Mortimer Market, W1T · Munster Square, NW1 · Nash Street, NW1 · Netley Street, NW1 · North Cloisters, WC1E · North Gower Street, NW1 · Osnaburgh Street, NW1 · Peto Place, NW1 · Prince Of Wales Passage, NW1 · Prince Regent Mews, NW1 · Queen’s Yard, W1T · Robert Street, NW1 · St Annes, NW1 · St Mary Magdalene Church, NW1 · Stanhope Parade, NW1 · Stanhope Street, NW1 · Starcross Street, NW1 · Stephenson Way, NW1 · Tolmers Square, NW1 · Triton Square, NW1 · Triton Street, NW1 · University Street, WC1E · Varndell Street, NW1 · Warren Court, NW1 · Warren Mews, W1T · Warren Street, W1T · Whitfield Place, W1T · Whitfield Street, W1T · William Road, NW1 ·


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Central London, north west (1901) FREE DOWNLOAD
Central London, north west.
Stanford's Geographical Establishment. London : Edward Stanford, 26 & 27, Cockspur St., Charing Cross, S.W. (1901)

Cruchley's New Plan of London (1848) FREE DOWNLOAD
Cruchley's New Plan of London Shewing all the new and intended improvements to the Present Time. - Cruchley's Superior Map of London, with references to upwards of 500 Streets, Squares, Public Places & C. improved to 1848: with a compendium of all Place of Public Amusements also shewing the Railways & Stations.
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Cary's New And Accurate Plan of London and Westminster (1818) FREE DOWNLOAD
Cary's map provides a detailed view of London. With print date of 1 January 1818, Cary's map has 27 panels arranged in 3 rows of 9 panels, each measuring approximately 6 1/2 by 10 5/8 inches. The complete map measures 32 1/8 by 59 1/2 inches. Digitising this map has involved aligning the panels into one contiguous map.
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John Rocque Map of London (1762) FREE DOWNLOAD
John Rocque (c. 1709–1762) was a surveyor, cartographer, engraver, map-seller and the son of Huguenot émigrés. Roque is now mainly remembered for his maps of London. This map dates from the second edition produced in 1762. London and his other maps brought him an appointment as cartographer to the Prince of Wales in 1751. His widow continued the business after his death. The map covers central London at a reduced level of detail compared with his 1745-6 map.
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Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (1843) FREE DOWNLOAD
Engraved map. Hand coloured.
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Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (1836) FREE DOWNLOAD
Engraved map. Hand coloured. Insets: A view of the Tower from London Bridge -- A view of London from Copenhagen Fields. Includes views of facades of 25 structures "A comparison of the principal buildings of London."
Chapman and Hall, London

Environs of London (1832) FREE DOWNLOAD
Engraved map. Hand coloured. Relief shown by hachures. A circle shows "Extent of the twopenny post delivery."
Chapman and Hall, London

London Underground Map (1921).  FREE DOWNLOAD
London Underground map from 1921.
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The Environs of London (1865).  FREE DOWNLOAD
Prime meridian replaced with "Miles from the General Post Office." Relief shown by hachures. Map printed in black and white.
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London Underground Map (1908).  FREE DOWNLOAD
London Underground map from 1908.
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Ordnance Survey of the London region (1939) FREE DOWNLOAD
Ordnance Survey colour map of the environs of London 1:10,560 scale
Ordnance Survey. Crown Copyright 1939.

Outer London (1901) FREE DOWNLOAD
Outer London shown in red, City of London in yellow. Relief shown by hachures.
Stanford's Geographical Establishment. London : Edward Stanford, 26 & 27, Cockspur St., Charing Cross, S.W. (1901)
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