An eclectic mix of obscure, unknown and frankly bizarre sights and stories about London.
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The Tunnel Through Time: A New Route for an Old London Journey by Gillian Tindall
As Phyllis, Ada, Victoria and Elizabeth, the 1,000-tonne tunnel-boring machines, remove four-and-a-half million tonnes of London soil, this is the potted histories on what social and architectural history lies in CrossRail's path, from Bedlam to Bleak House by one of the greatest London historians.