• Subway ceiling detail(brickwork)
  • Subway underground

Crystal Palace Subway

Charles Barry Junior

place
Crystal Palace Parade, SE19 1LG
Magnificent subway under Crystal Palace Parade resembling a vaulted crypt. The subway connected the High Level Station (Charles Barry Junior 1865; demolished 1961) to the Crystal Palace (Joseph Paxton 1854; burnt down 1936). New gate(2016).

Design

Original design
Charles Barry Junior, 1865
Refurbishment
E. V. Sacks-Jones, 2016
Type
Transport, Community/cultural
Period
Victorian