Buildings and Landmarks - Waterloo Station - London - 1925
Waterloo Train Station. The London and South Western Railway (L&SWR) opened the station on 11 July 1848 when its mainline was extended from Nine Elms. The name on opening was 'Waterloo Bridge Station', from the nearby Waterloo Bridge across the Thames. In 1886 it officially became 'Waterloo Station'
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Politics - Sir Winston Churchill Funeral Train - London
Driver Alfred William Hurley (r) and fireman James Christopher Lester, who have been selected by British Railways to man the steam locomotive that will haul the funeral train of Sir Winston Churchill from Waterloo en route for Bladon, Oxfordshire, pictured at Nine Elms depot, London. In the background is a sister train of the 'Winston Churchill", a Battle of Britain class Pacific steam locomotive.
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