Opened as the 'Commercial Railway' it connected Central London with the docks.
See other memorials in this area
This section lists the memorials where the subject on this page is commemorated:
London And Blackwall Railway
Bow Road Railway Station on the London And Blackwall Railway, built in 1869. ...
This section lists other interesting subjects.
Sailor. Born Harwich, Essex (His birth year is approximate). He moved to Roth...
The building in which some of these people worked is nearby. 1934 Euston Hous...
London's worst peacetime disaster. The Princess Alice was a passenger paddle ...
War Memorial other, Transport
It originally catered for the traffic on the newly opened North Circular Road...
Register to receive email updates whenever we publish new memorials.
Now available: TheLondon RemembersiPhone app.
12,210 brave WW1 seamen remembered on the monument at Tower Hill.
23,831 brave WW2 seamen remembered on the monument at Tower Hill.