National Geographic : 1926 May
00 OCentral Aerophoto Co., Ltd. THE AIRMAN'S VIEW OE THE LARGEST RAILWAY DEPOT IN THE BRITISH ISLES More than I,Ioo trains are handled daily from the 21 platforms of Waterloo Station, which coversan area of242 acres. Reconstruction ofthe terminus was completed in 1922, at a cost of more than $9,700,ooo. Architecturally, Waterloo Station isone ofthe finest inthe world. Anoteworthy feature of the new building is the Victory Arch War Memorial, incorporated in the north entrance andcommemorating the 585 employees who lost their lives in the World War.