Home | Membership | News | Diary | Walks | Calvocoressi Fund | Books | Journals | Links | Database | e-papers | About us

Parkland Walk: Alexandra Palace to Finsbury Park

Traces the line of the former Edgware, Highgate and London Railway that was constructed in 1873 and closed in 1954.

Start: Alexandra Palace station
Finish: Finsbury Park station
Distance: 5.2 miles/8.37km

See also Friends of the Parkland Walk website.

  • Alexandra Palace Main Line Station (GTL00997)

  • Boundary Wall, Wood Green Common, N22 (GTL01732)

  • New river (GTL01709)

  • Old balloon tether (GTL03741)

  • Alexandra Palace (GTL03466)

  • Alexandra Palace Branch Station (GTL01713)

  • Alexandra Palace Branch Railway (GTL00186)

  • Shelter, Alexandra Palace Way, N22 (GTL02028)

  • Muswell Hill Viaduct (GTL02059)

  • Cranley Gardens Station (GTL02756)


  • Highgate Tunnels, Parkland Walk, N6 (GTL01683)
    Highgate station is in a cutting and is sandwiched between two tunnels - Highgate East which measures 140 yards and Highgate West at 330 yards.

  • Highgate LNER Station (GTL01700)


  • Crouch End Station (GTL01712)

  • Crouch Hill Substation, Parkland Walk, N8 (GTL02050)
    Now Cape Adventure Playground, 85 Crouch Hill

  • [Crouch Hill station, N4 (GTL01699)]

  • Finsbury Park station (GTL01711)

  • © GLIAS, 2022