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Quiz: can you name these tube stations?

Can you name the Underground station from the photo?

By Guy Parsons

Whether you love or loathe the Underground, as a Londoner you probably spend plenty of time riding the tube. But have you managed to remember what any of it looks like in the process?

Try and guess the correct station for each of these 20 photos and see how you fare...

1) Okay, here we go! Which station is this?

Tube tunnel photo

[Photo: Simon Hadleigh-Sparks]

2) How about this one?

London Underground station

[Photo: Nicola Ferrara]

3) Seems familiar. But where is it?

Tube station

[Photo: Aaron Yeoman]

4) This platform's pretty arty - where is it found?

Long-exposure photo of an Underground platform.

[Photo: David Borunsky]

5) Disaster - this station's roundel seems to have lost its text! Do you recognise it anyway?

Tube platforms in London.

[Photo: Matt Buck]

6) Time for an easy one. Well, easier.

Escalators at a London Underground tube station.

[Photo: Theunis Viljoen LRPS]

7) It's gloomy down here. Where the hell are we?

Photograph of dark Underground platform.

[Photo: Nick Richards]

8) This could pretty much be anywhere, so you're just going to have follow your instincts. Sorry.

Escalators in a tube station.

[Photo: Sean Batten]

9) So shiny! So clean! Well done that cleaning crew. But where, pray, do these escalators escalate?


[Photo: Sean Batten]

10) Perhaps you've trudged this long tunnel before...

Underground tunnel

[Photo: Umbreen Hafeez, Real London Photos]

11) Whoa - we're halfway there! Whoa-oh, this photo's taken where-air?

Tube escalator landing

[Photo: Rob Greig]

12) Famous design. Obscure location. Let's play... NAME THAT TUBE STATION!

Art deco tube station design.

[Photo: The Great Misto]

13) Let's take things down south...

Two tube platforms.

[Photo: The Great Misto]

14) ...and now back somewhere central. There's a flying saucer shape to this ticket hall.

The London Underground.

[Photo: Doug / Ingenious Images]

15) This feels familiar. So familiar. It can only be...

Tube tunnel photo

[Photo: Umbreen Hafeez, Real London Photos]

16) Sexy uplighting. A quality roundel sign. Phwoar.

Way Out escalators from a tube station

[Photo: R/DV/RS]

17) There's a clue at the end of the tunnel...

Modern tube escalator.

[Photo: Simon Hadleigh-Sparks]

18) Let's take a jaunt to the North.

Underground tunnel

[Photo: Jon Herbert]

19) And deep underground.

Photograph of London Underground escalator bank.

[Photo: Andreas Grieger]

20) Last one! Where's this?

A tiled sign on the Tube.

[Photo: Aidan CK]

Easy, tiger - You've missed one or more questions!

The correct answers were: Embankment, Green Park, Waterloo, Gloucester Road, Mile End, Canary Wharf, Baker Street, Holborn, King's Cross St. Pancras, Bank, Tottenham Court Road, Gants Hill, Clapham Common, Knightsbridge, Piccadilly Circus, Swiss Cottage, Southwark, Turnpike Lane, Westminster and Hyde Park Corner.

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