Posts Tagged ‘Gospel Oak to Barking Line’

Unleash the Goblin!

This week, the Gospel Oak to Barking Line has re-opened following an extensive electrification project, and today, the ‘GOBLIN’ is available for Train Simulator! What is today a vital stretch of track for both London Overground and freight, the line…

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London’s Turbostars

The Class 172 will be coming to Train Simulator, perfectly representing the upcoming Gospel Oak to Barking Line before it is changed forever. In 2010, Transport for London aimed to increase reliability and capacity on the various ‘Overground’ commuter routes in…

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The Goblin Commute

The Gospel Oak to Barking Line, as it is seen today, was formed from a number of routes in North London built in the 19th Century: An Act of Parliament in July of 1862 formed the Tottenham and Hampstead Junction…

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The Orange Goblin

Main image above, copyright mattbuck. Stretching across North & East London, the Gospel Oak to Barking Line – affectionately known as the ‘GOBLIN’ – has grown into a major part of the extensive London Overground network; a network which has specialised in…

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