TUNNELLING ON THE BRIXTON EXTENSION OF THE VICTORIA LINE

THE EXCAVATION AND CONSTRUCTION METHODS USED FOR THE 5.5 KM-LONG EXTENSION OF THE VICTORIA LINE FROM VICTORIA TO BRIXTON IN SOUTH-WEST LONDON IS DESCRIBED. THE CONSTRUCTION, WHICH COMPRISES TWIN RUNNING TUNNELS, WAS CARRIED OUT USING BORED TUNNELLING METHODS; TOTAL COSTS AMOUNTED TO 12.5 M POUNDS. /TRRL/

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  • Features: Figures; Photos; References;
  • Pagination: p. 235-42
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00235233
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 11 1972 12:00AM