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Nelson's Column

1906 Trafalgar Square Underground Station entrance, London. With Nelson's Column just visible through the smog. Trafalgar Square was a station on the Bakerloo that was renamed Charing Cross and extended (linking it to the Northern line) 1979. The station previously called Charing Cross was renamed Embankment although initially the trains running to tis station still showed Charing Cross as their destination. Confused? More info at…

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Images from history: Rarely seen photographs bring 1800s London back to life

It's one of the most famous landmarks in the UK - and this unique shot shows Nelson's Column under construction in April 1844.

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Trafalgar Square

Trafalgar Square | photography by http://www.sweetteaphotographybylisamarie.com/

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London - Trafalgar Square, formerly known as Charing Cross, commemorates victory over France, of "The Battle of Trafalgar" of the Napoleonic wars. At the center is Nelson's Column (Admiral Horatio Nelson) guarded by 4 lion statues.

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J Lyons Corner House on Strand and Craven Street c 1925

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Nelson's Column, Trafalgar Square, London. http://www.royalmint.com/shop/The_Portrait_of_Britain_Collection

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Sights of London By Underground; by unknown artist, 1913

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piccadilly circus , london

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Trafalgar Square, St Martin In the Fields and the National Gallery...

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