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Pneumatic Tube Articles about "Mail Rail"

Underground works in the Euston-Road ... There is, first, immediately under the surface of the road, a double set of mains and pipes for supplying the district with water and gas. Beneath these passes, transversely iron tube belonging to the Pneumatic Dispatch Company, through which parcels are constantly being conveyed backwards and forwards, and occasionally the mailbags also, between the General Post Office and this district... 26-12-2018   26-12-2018
The General Post Office’s own Tube Railway for conveying mail matter The General Post Office is about to start its own tube railway to facilitate the handling of mail matter in London; this in addition to the numerous miles of pneumatic tubes already in use. 24-12-2018   24-12-2018 Pneumatic Parcel Post, An Attempt To Supersede The Carrier The present scheme to undermine London with pneumatic tubes for the conveyance of parcels and letters is a revival. A Pneumatic Despatch Company Act was passed in 1859, and between 1960 and 1865 tubes were laid down in Threadneedle Street, and from Euston Station to Camden Town and Holborn. 23-12-2018   09-01-2019 The Pneumatic Despatch, by S. J. Mackie UNDERGROUND London in the course of a few years will be quite as wonderful as London above ground. 20-12-2018   25-12-2018 Opening of the pneumatic despatch tube at the Holborn end "The system of conveyance by atmospheric propulsion through tube, which was lately exhibited in the grounds of the Crystal Palace, and had previously been tried on the short experimental line at Battersea, as well as in the neighbourhood of the Euston-square station, in Seymour-street and Eversholtstreet, Camden Town, has now obtained an important practical extension by the opening of the line from Euston-square to Holborn - a distance of one mile and three quarters - whence it will be continued another mile eastward to the General Post Office." 11-12-2018   23-12-2018 First Dispatch of Mail-Bags through the Pneumatic Tube "First dispatch of mail-bags through the Pneumatic Tube from the district office in Eversholt-street to Euston station." 09-12-2018   23-12-2018 The Pneumatic Despatch "A company has been formed, under the title of the Pneumatic Despatch Company, for establishing in the metropolis lines of pneumatic tube for the speedy conveyance of letters and parcels..." 09-12-2018   24-12-2018
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