How To Say 'Liverpool Street London' Audio
Phonetics For 'Liverpool Street London'?
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A Quick Overview of Liverpool Street London
Liverpool Street, also known as London Liverpool Street,] is a central London railway terminus and connected London Underground station in the north-eastern corner of the City of London, in the ward of Bishopsgate.
- It is the London terminus of the West Anglia Main Line to Cambridge, the busier Great Eastern Main Line to Norwich, local and regional commuter trains serving east London and destinations in the East of England, and the Stansted Express service to Stansted Airport.
- It opened in 1874 as a replacement for Bishopsgate station, which had been the Great Eastern Railway's main London terminus and which was subsequently converted into a goods yard.
- Liverpool Street was built as a dual-level station with an underground station opened in 1875 for the Metropolitan Railway, named Bishopsgate until 1909 when it was renamed as Liverpool Street.