Mind the gap: the story of the London Underground in pictures
A visual history of the iconic London Underground network
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The London Underground has transported people around the capital for just under 200 years. Stretching over 11 lines, 249 miles (over 400 km) of track and 270 stations, the Tube is a marvel of modern engineering. With updates and reconstruction revamping the network for a new generation, take a look back at the lively history of the London Underground.
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