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TfL Reveal A Secret Geographically Accurate Tube And Rail Map For London

by : UNILAD on : 17 Sep 2015 20:51
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A secret map of the London underground’s rail and tube networks has been revealed by Transport for London (TfL).

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Said map was previously kept a close guarded secret by TfL, in fact, it was only released following a Freedom of Information request.

The full map and request can be found here in case anyone was curious.

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The new map was updated in May 2014, and now shows urban areas on the outskirts of London, and was originally created for planning and engineering purposes.

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Here was what the original map of the underground, created in 1933 by Harry Beck, looked like:

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The new map is now on the TfL website, while a user friendly one is being created.

So now, you won’t have to get lost or wander around waiting for someone who looks half approachable to ask directions from – because let’s face it, in London you’d be hard pressed to find anyone like that anyway.

Topics: News

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    TfL reveals secret geographically accurate London Tube and rail map