Charles Holden Brown Plaque Photo

Charles Holden brown plaque - Park Royal station   Listed building of National Significance   Architect: Landers & Welsh, 1936  This impressive building situated on Western Avenue, one of the arterial roads built in the 1930s, replaced an earlier station further to the west that had opened in 1905.  It was designed, especially the imposing tower with the illuminated roundels, to be a landmark showing the importance of the Underground in the new suburban landscape.  Although influenced by the work of the Underground’s archite

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