Post Office Tunnel to Park Station

For discussions on stations, signals, and infrastructure in Southern Africa. Any photos should be posted in the "South Africa - Photo Gallery" Forum below.
Post Reply
User avatar
John Ashworth
Site Admin
Posts: 22264
Joined: 24 Jan 2007, 14:38
Location: Nairobi, Kenya

Post Office Tunnel to Park Station

Post by John Ashworth »

User avatar
Steve Appleton
Site Admin
Posts: 3599
Joined: 23 Jan 2007, 14:14
Location: Johannesburg, South Africa

Re: Post Office Tunnel to Park Station

Post by Steve Appleton »

Good video on these tunnels at eNCA website: ... nderground
Regrettably one end of them is now being destroyed by the construction of a taxi rank.

A potted history of the SA Post Office on its official website here which mentions the tunnels under the year 1935:

Off topic but of course we have to be concered about the fate of the fabulous old Rissik St Post Office, built between 1896 and 1898, now standing derelict and forelorn. Will it ever be retored? ... Itemid=291 ... fice-clock ... ost-office
"To train or not to train, that is the question"
Post Reply

Return to “South Africa - Stations, Signals and Infrastructure”