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There was a gateway to Hell under the King Edward St. Post office which had to be closed off for H&S reasons. :blink:

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Couple of videos about the old (closed in 2003) Rail Mail line that ran below London.

Now everything is carried by road.


Absolutely fascinating. Thanks for posting. Not sure why they stopped using it.

Of course as this railway traverses Holborn towards Mount Pleasant (Farringdon Valley) it will pass very close to the buried River Fleet which rises near Hampstead.

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I remember reading about that in phreak or some other hacker magazine, they had pictures of the


We should make it into a guided road system so any company could use it and send robotic cars

for freight. You could even have an automated warehouse system with vending style machines on

the street that serve up your delivery or package using robotic pickers to sort it underground.

It's time we started tunneling under London even if it's hard work.

Not for passengers but like this.


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