TfL release construction update pics of Woolwich Crossrail station

TfL have released a number of images showing the state of play at various Crossrail stations.

A number feature Woolwich – though only the upper level and not the platform area. An area outside the station facing Dial Square opened to the public this month.

Woolwich Arsenal Station – looking towards the square

In recent weeks dynamic testing of trains running in close proximity has commenced. The last deadline was in March but another delay has befallen the project. Whether that feeds into opening yet later remains to be seen.

Pattern references the inside of a gun barrel

The concourse features perforated metal panels:

Many other images of stations along the line can be seen here.


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