Demolition of the Euston Arch nearing completion, Euston Station, London

RIBApix ref no RIBA49842
Architect/DesignerHardwick, Philip (1792-1870)
Artist/Photographerde Mare, Eric (1910-2002)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1838
Image Date1962
ViewExterior
StyleGreek Revival
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceAP231/28
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This monumental arch was controversially demolished in 1962 to make way for a new modern complex, designed by R. L. Moorcroft, Midland regional architect of British Railways, completed in 1968.

Subject tags

railway stations, scaffolding, cranes, triumphal arches, demolition