960 yards (878 metres) long, designed by James Morgan, built over the three years 1815 to 1818. Caroline's Miscellany has a good post.
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We note that the plaque, twice refers to 'Angel', not 'the Angel', and realis...
Legging the longest tunnel At 960 yards (878 metres) long, the Islington Tun...
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Construction company with origins in the Netherlands.
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St Marylebone Borough Engineer and Surveyor in 1965.
Created following the passing of the Regent's Canal Bill in July 1812, to cut...
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12,210 brave WW1 seamen remembered on the monument at Tower Hill.
23,831 brave WW2 seamen remembered on the monument at Tower Hill.