Vauxhall, Oval & Kennington

Vauxhall Cross, Nine Elms and Battersea

Before 2013

This page mainly contains photos etc. taken around the time that the bus station was built, the gyratory created, and St George Wharf constructed.

Larger versions of the images may be available. If you wish to access them, please click on the images below.

First, here is TfL's 2002 plan showing the proposed new gyratory, bus station etc.

This is a photo of the construction of St George Wharf. (Photo by Hannah Renier)

This photo records the construction of Vauxhall Bus Station. It was taken in December 2002 from St George Wharf by Richard Ball. The bus station was formally opened on 24 February 2005 by Mayor Ken Livingstone.

Another view of the construction of Vauxhall Bus Station.

Here is the finished article, before St George Tower was built:

Vauxhall Cross from Market Towers in 2011:

MI6 Building & St George Wharf, 2012 (by Hannah Renier)

Brunswick House was eventually dwarfed by St George Wharf:

St George Tower under construction, 2012 (by Hannah Renier):

Finally, here is the riverbank upstream from Vauxhall Bridge, after the completion of St George Tower but before the further development of Vauxhall Cross and Nine Elms had begun in earnest.


Martin Stanley