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London Underground (Safety Measures) Act 1991

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9Temporary working sites at Holborn

(1)The Company may during and for the purposes of constructing Works Nos. 1 to 7 at Holborn temporarily stop up and interfere with so much of Procter Street, Drake Street and the traffic island at the junction of Drake Street and Theobalds Road in the London borough of Camden as lies within the limits of deviation marked “Limits of temporary working sites” and may for such time or times as may reasonably be required—

(a)divert the traffic from those streets and prevent all persons, other than those bona fide going to or from any land, house or building abutting on any part of those streets so stopped up and interfered with, from passing along and using the same; and

(b)prevent any person from passing over or using the said traffic island.

(2)The Company shall provide reasonable access for foot passengers bona fide going to or from any land, house or building referred to in subsection (1)(a) above.

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