15 Victorian Photos Of The London Underground Being Built
The early days of the tube. Via Museum of London.
Construction site to the west of Waterloo Bridge, 1866-1870.
Building the Metropolitan District Railway, 1867.
Construction work on the site of Blackfriars Station.
Paddington Station in 1868, the year it opened.
Bayswater Station, just after completion.
Gloucester Road Station under construction, 1866.
Notting Hill Gate Station.
District Line construction outside Somerset House, 1869.
Metropolitan District Railway construction, 1866.
High Street Kensington, 1868.
Notting Hill Gate, 1866.
Construction work near South Kensington Station.
Bayswater Station upon completion, 1866.
Gloucester Road Station, 1868.
High Street Kensington's roof taking shape.
Keep up with the latest daily buzz with the BuzzFeed Daily newsletter!