Underground Group’s 1924 Passenger Map of London

£175.00

Shows the specially constructed loop line which ran from Marylebone to the British Empire Exhibition at Wembley stadium

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Title

Underground Group’s 1924 Passenger Map of London

Mapmaker(s)

Underground Group

Publisher

Waterlow & Sons Ltd

Place of publication

London

Date of publication

1924

Colour

original

Printed Area Measurements

27 x 45 cm [sheet size]

Full Description

Sheet size 27 x 45 cm, printed in red and black, blank verso; printed on thin paper and originally folded into an envelope on the pastedown of an official guide book, printed for ‘London’s Underground’ by Odhams Press. The map shows bus, tram and train services operated by the Underground Group, and map shows bus, tram and train services operated by the Underground Group, and the specially constructed loop line which ran from Marylebone to the British Empire Exhibition at Wembley stadium. Dodd describes it as a ‘well executed design’. Dodd, Maps of London’s Transport, p. 101