London Underground Limited (LUL): Press Office: Reports, Press Cuttings and Press Releases concerning the King's Cross Fire

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

This series contains a copy of the Interdepartmental Inquiry Report into the King's Cross Fire, including details of the incident, transcriptions of interviews of witnesses of the fire, logs of managers of stations and lines and the maintenance and repair history of the station escalators. The report also includes details of staff duties and training, general problems and defects at King's Cross Station, Oxford Circus and Green Park Station fires, station cleaning schedules and recommendations following the fire. Also contains plans, illustrations and photographs of King's Cross Station and press cuttings and reports concerning the fire and the inquiry.

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Open unless otherwise stated



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