Crossrail at Canary Wharf: The Telegraph's Geoff Pugh photographs progress

Two thirds of the Crossrail network will use existing rail track.


Crossrail at Canary Wharf: The Telegraph's Geoff Pugh photographs progress

01/09/2014

But 26 miles of new tunnels are also being constructed beneath some of London’s most built-up areas, including Bond Street, Paddington and Tottenham Court Road, using eight tunnelling machines, which to the untrained eye, are similar in appearance to the ones used to bore the Channel Tunnel in the late eighties.

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