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Bow Road London Transport Underground Station

A Grade II Listed Building in Bromley North, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5269 / 51°31'36"N

Longitude: -0.0248 / 0°1'29"W

OS Eastings: 537114

OS Northings: 182736

OS Grid: TQ371827

Mapcode National: GBR K3.JDP

Mapcode Global: VHGQV.JW7C

Entry Name: Bow Road London Transport Underground Station

Listing Date: 27 September 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1357787

English Heritage Legacy ID: 205786

Location: Tower Hamlets, London, E3

County: London

District: Tower Hamlets

Electoral Ward/Division: Bromley North

Built-Up Area: Tower Hamlets

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Mary Bow and Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

BOW ROAD E3
1.
4431
(South Side)
Bow Road London Transport
Underground Station
TQ 3782 12/291
II GV
2.
Mid/later C19 station. Exterior facade to Bow Road of red brick, with stone eaves
cornice and brick blocking course. Hipped slate roof. Alternate round arched
doors, with terra cotta architraves and keystones. Band above. Panelled doors
with fanlights, 4 light windows. Inside, wooden bridge (enclosed) across platforms
and wooden platform canopy, supported by large, cast iron, wall brackets. Barrel
vaulted brick roof extends under road, vaulting supported on cast iron beams and
on large cast iron pillars which extend in a line, following the curve of both
platforms back into the tunnel. 12 columns on one platform, 14 on the other.
Sexagonal, with engaged shafts at each angle, panelled plinths and capitals.
Painted cream.

Bow Road Underground Station, Nos 48-56 (even) with the front boundary wall form
a group.


Listing NGR: TQ3711482736

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