Side Tracked: The Euston Arch – Something that didn’t just happen in London

The 1960’s brought about much destruction of buildings of architectural merit in the name of ‘progress.’ The UK government and town planners of the time are often accused of being guilty of this crime, particularly with train stations and former railway owned buildings. Sadly it was just as common Stateside, with Penn Station in NYC getting the Euston treatment in 1963, with similar plans for the stunning Grand Central..

A Point of View: Grand Central, the world’s loveliest station, from the BBC.

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