The Crystal Palace Foundation

A leading authority on the Crystal Palace

 

Crystal Palace Museum

Tells the story of the Hyde Park and Sydenham Crystal Palaces with photographs and displays of original documents and ceramics

 

Subterranea Britannica: Crystal Palace High Level Station subway

Overview of the site and history by Nick Catford

 

Subterranea Britannica: Crystal Palace High Level Foot Tunnel

Overview of the site and history by Chris Fletcher and John Smiles

 

Disused Stations: Crystal Palace High Level

More detailed history of the High Level station by Nick Catford

 

Crystal Palace High Level Railway Station

Part of the Crystal Palace Campaign website

 

The Triangle SE19

The Triangle is a photo journal about a little corner of South London

 

The Crystal Palace High Level Railway - John Gale

Direct form the publisher or also available from Bookseller Crow

 

A Walk in the Woods: the Crystal Palace High Level Line

An article from The Dulwich Society Journal

 

Last Train from Crystal Palace High Level Station

An account first publishes in 1979 from the Norwood Society archive

 

The Remains of Britain's Steam Age Railway

Photographs documenting the Crystal Palace area with High Level site and subway photos from 2012

 

Lambeth Landmark 1955

Lambeth Archives image of the High Level station from 1955

 

Lambeth Landmark 1920

Lambeth Archives image of the train tracks towards Nunhead from 1920

 

Lucas Brothers, the great Victorian builders and contractors

Lucas brothers are credited as the builders of the High Level station

Useful links

These are some fairly easy to find links relating to the subway and the Crystal Palace High Level station.

 

We are always looking to expand this resource so if you think we have missed an important link please send it in via the contact page.

Thanks to Helen Lockstone for all her work on our previous website. Thanks to John Wilson for our logo design. Current site by Gemma Pettman and Sue Giovanni