London and Greenwich Railway






Dates

  /  /1833[London and Greenwich Railway]
Act
  /02/1836[London and Greenwich Railway]
Spa Road to Deptford opened
  /12/1836[London and Greenwich Railway]
London Bridge to Spa Road opened
  /12/1838[London and Greenwich Railway]
Deptford to Greenwich opened
  /  /1845[London and Greenwich Railway]
[South Eastern Railway]
Leased in perpetuity by the South Eastern Railway.
19/05/1845[London and Greenwich Railway]
Franklin Expedition
A 15 tonne 25hp locomotive from the railway, with its wheels removed, was installed in the HMS Erebus to provide hot water and power. Another was fitted to HMS Terror. The Erebus and Terror, of the ill fated Franklin Expedition, left the Thames in 1845 to discover the north west passage.

Locations along the line

These locations are along the line.

London Bridge and 'The Shard'. ...
Ian Dinmore 12/07/2012
Looking back towards the train shed at London Bridge station in August 2002. ...
Ian Dinmore 27/08/2002
A South eastern Service for Charing Cross makes its way over Railway Approach viaduct shortly after leaving London Bridge station in June 2011. Beyond ...
Ian Dinmore 18/06/2011
South Eastern services from the west running into London Bridge on 25 April 2015 passing The Shard. The red cranes are for the ongoing rebuilding of ...
John Thorn 25/04/2015