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Underground Stations

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Elephant & Castle Tube Station
 
1 minutes walk
 
Borough Tube Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Waterloo Railway Station
 
14 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Elephant and Castle NCP
 
2 minutes walk
 
Library Street NCP
 
6 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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The Bridge Hotel London
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £35  33% off
30 Borough Road, SE1 | 5 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Located just south of the River Thames, The Bridge Hotel is the perfect accommodation choice for those wishing to explore the many sights and attractions London ... More
 
 
 
H10 London Waterloo Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £74  38% off
284-302 Waterloo Road, SE1 | 7 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
The H10 London Waterloo is a recently-built hotel providing comfortable and well-lit rooms and an ideally-located base from which to get around central London. The hotel ... More
 
 
 
Hampton by Hilton London Waterloo
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £73  22% off
157 Waterloo Road, SE1 | 9 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Situated just a five minute walk from London Waterloo Station, the Hampton by Hilton London Waterloo is nearby to many central London locations, with the London ... More
 
 
 
 
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Alternative Railway Stations nearest Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Nearest to Elephant & Castle Railway Station
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St Pancras International Station
London > Travel > Railway Stations
Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 2.6 miles from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
St Pancras International is a triumph of nineteenth century station architecture and one of the wonders of London. You could even argue that it has a ... More
 
 
 
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King's Cross Railway Station
London > Travel > Railway Stations
Euston Road, King's Cross, London N1 | 2.7 miles from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
The area surrounding King's Cross Railway Station has, in the past, had a reputation as a red light district after dark. But with the arrival of ... More
 
 
 
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Waterloo Railway Station
London > Travel > Railway Stations
Waterloo Station, South Bank, London SE1 | 14 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
For a station that covers nearly 25 acres in total, there's very little space during rush hour as throngs of people desperately try to glimpse the ... More
 
 
 
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Travel near Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Near Elephant & Castle Railway Station
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London Cycling Campaign
London > Travel > Bicycles
2 Newhams Row, SE1 | 12 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
This bunch of eco-friendly pedal-pushers want to get London moving...by bicycle! London Cycling Campaign is a charitable company set up to expound the views of those ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bankside Pier
London > Travel > River Piers
Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 18 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Bankside Pier is located next to the Shakespeare's Globe Theatre and close to Tate Modern. From Bankside Pier a hop-on hop-off circular cruise operates during summer and ... More
 
 
 
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Circular Hop-on Hop-off Trip - Crown River Cruises
London > Travel > Boats
Blackfriars Pier, The Old Pump House, Paul's Walk, City, London EC4V | 20 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
This fun circular trip by Crown River Cruises allows you to traverse the banks of the Thames over a stretch jam-packed with famous landmarks and fabulous ... More
 
 
 
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Events near Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Near Elephant & Castle Railway Station
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Seussical the Musical
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 22nd November to 29th December 2018
Elephant & Castle Railway Station, 77-85 Newington Causeway, SE1 | 3 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Following previous success in the UK and the US, Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty's Seussical musical comes to the Southwark Playhouse this winter. Based on the ...More
 
 
 
Now On
The Night Before Christmas
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 28th November to 29th December 2018 - Various Times
Elephant & Castle Railway Station, 77-85 Newington Causeway, SE1 | 3 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Anthony Neilson's adult comedy has a contemporary storyline about finding the true spirit of the festive season. Directed by Alex Sutton....More
 
 
 
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Ongoing
The Time Travellers' Ball
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 28th November 2018 to 17th February 2019
Elephant & Castle Railway Station, 42 Newington Causeway, SE1 | 4 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
This November, theatrical experience The Time Travellers' Ball opens new venue The Buzz, London's first ever purpose-built immersive theatre venue. An evening of dance, decadence and ...More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Near Elephant & Castle Railway Station
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The Coronet Theatre
London > Entertainment > Live Music
28 New Kent Road, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 2 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
This 2600-capacity venue hosts some of the most rocking club nights and live music events in town. Starting out life as a Victorian theatre - staging ... More
 
 
 
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Southwark Playhouse
London > Entertainment > Theatres
77-85 Newington Causeway, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
The Southwark Playhouse, one of London's best fringe theatres, has found a temporary home for five years at 77-85 Newington Causeway, a huge warehouse in ... More
 
 
 
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The Artworks Elephant
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Elephant Road, Elephant and Castle, London SE17 | 4 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Repositioning refurbished shipping containers as retail spaces and offices for creative startups, The Artworks Elephant turns Elephant and Castle into "the new Shoreditch", according to the ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Elephant & Castle Railway Station

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Elephant & Castle Railway Station
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IWM London (Imperial War Museums)
London > Attractions > Museums
Lambeth Road, Elephant and Castle, Southwark, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
The IWM London, the flagship Imperial War Museum which offers a thoughtful look at what day-to-day life is like for both citizens and soldiers in times ... More
 
 
 
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Tibetan Peace Gardens
London > Attractions > Parks and Gardens
Imperial War Museum, Lambeth Road, Southwark, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Buddhist garden in the grounds of the Imperial War Museum. Located in the ground of the Imperial War Museum, lies this fitting tribute to peace and the ... More
 
 
 
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Cuming Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
151 Walworth Road, Southwark, London SE17 | 7 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
The worldwide collection of the Cuming Family accompanies exhibitions on the history of Southwark (from Roman times to the 19th century) in this unique museum. The ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Elephant & Castle Railway Station

The best shops and markets near Elephant & Castle Railway Station
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Mercato Metropolitano
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
42 Newington Causeway, SE1 | 4 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
At 45,000 square foot, new Italian market Mercato Metropolitano has no shortage of artisanal talent. Housed in a disused paper factory, it brings together bakers, fishmongers, ... More
 
 
 
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O W Loeb
London > Shopping > Wine Merchants
3 Archie Street, SE1 | 11 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Specialists in fine German wine, this shop has moved to larger premises and taken its customers with it - they have a deserved reputation for excellence ... More
 
 
 
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Evans Cycles
London > Shopping > Bicycle Shops
77 The Cut, South Bank, London SE1 | 11 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
With over 80 years experience in selling bikes, Evans brings something special to the cycle scene. This shop is the original Evans bike shop. ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Elephant & Castle Railway Station

What are the best dining options near Elephant & Castle Railway Station London?
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Nando's
London > Restaurants > South American restaurants
Unit 4, Metro Central, 119 Newington Green Causway, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 1 minute from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
... More
 
 
 
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Qvintessenza
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
304 Borough High Street, SE1 | 6 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Qvintessenza serves casual Venetian specialities using ingredients sourced directly from Italian artisan producers. Venetian founder, Alessandro Selazone, spent a year travelling the length ... More
 
 
 
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El Vergel
London > Restaurants > South American restaurants
132 Webber Street, SE10QL | 6 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Tiny Latino restaurant and café tucked away behind Borough tube which is much loved by local office workers and residents. Owned and run by a lovely ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Near Elephant & Castle Railway Station
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London College Of Communication
London > Education > Professional Training
Elephant & Castle, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 2 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
From a clutch of excellent courses in London, this is the best and among the premier specialist media courses in the world. Formerly London College of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Courtauld Institute of Art
London > Education > Arts and Drama
Somerset House, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 24 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
The Courtauld is one of the most prestigious art schools in the country, affiliated with the Oxbridge system and boasting a huge private location and prime ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Saw Swee Hock Student Centre
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
1 Sheffield Street, Holborn, London WC2A | 29 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
The award-winning Saw Swee Hock Student Centre, designed by Irish architects O'Donnell + Tuomey and awarded the RIBA London Building of the Year Award in 2014, ... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Elephant & Castle Railway Station gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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Rebus Tourist Guides
London > Leisure > Activities
33, Vanbrugh Court, Wincott St, Lambeth, London SE11 | 8 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
What is the oldest annual sporting event in the world? Where was the Roman Forum? How do I become Lord Mayor? What was (and is!) the ... More
 
 
 
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Leake Street Pocket Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Lower Marsh, SE1 | 12 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Located at the entrance to one of the most well known graffiti hotspots in London, Leake Street Pocket Park is an urban oasis of shrubs, ... More
 
 
 
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Archbishop's Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Lambeth Palace Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 13 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
This immaculate 10 acre park is the largest green space on the Southbank. Once part of Lambeth Palaces private gardens, Archbishop Tait originally donated the ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Elephant & Castle Railway Station

The best pubs near London Elephant & Castle Railway Station.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Elephant and Castle Pub
London > Nightlife > Pubs
119 Newington Causeway Road, SE1 | 1 minute from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
After a lengthy closure, the historic Elephant and Castle pub reopened in summer 2016 revealing a re-imagined interior ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Charles Dickens
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
160 Union Street, SE1 | 11 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
... More
 
 
 
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Mc & Sons
London > Nightlife > Pubs
160 Union Street, SE1 | 11 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Very much a family affair, with roots in Ireland, Mc & Sons is an Irish boozer serving Thai food. ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Elephant & Castle Railway Station clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Corsica Studios
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
Unit 5 Farrell Court, 4-5 Elephant Road, Elephant and Castle, London SE17 | 3 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
A superbly designed two-room club and arts venue that captures the feeling of an illegal party in a squatted industrial space - while still being clean, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Union Street Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
47-51 Union Street, SE1 | 10 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
A local urban living room found beneath Union Street Cafe in Borough, Union Street Bar is Gordon Ramsay's first destination bar. Open until 2am on Thursday, ... More
 
 
 
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Devonshire House
London > Nightlife > Bars
64 Union Street, SE1 | 12 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Within the Flat Iron Square site, an area encompassing six railway arches and filled with restaurants, street food and a live music venue, is Devonshire ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Elephant & Castle Railway Station.
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Imperial War Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
Lambeth Road, Southwark, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
This museum of 20th-century warfare offers a thoughtful look at what day-to-day life was like for both citizens and soldiers in the two world wars. The ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tate Modern
London > Business > Venue Hire
Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 15 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Located along the banks of the River Thames in the former Bankside Power Station, originally designed by Sir Giles Gilbert Scott in 1947, the architect of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Vinopolis
London > Business > Venue Hire
London Bridge, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 16 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
This conference and event venue caters for between 10 and 1250 guests. Ideal for dinners, conferences, exhibitions, meetings, product launches & AGMs. ... More
 
 
 
 

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Seussical the Musical
Seussical the Musical
Theatre | Until 29th December 2018 

Southwark Playhouse 3 minutes walk from Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Following previous success in the UK and the US, Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty's Seussical musical comes to the Southwark ...More

 
The Night Before Christmas
Theatre | Until 29th December 2018 

Southwark Playhouse 3 minutes walk from Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Anthony Neilson's adult comedy has a contemporary storyline about finding the true spirit of the festive season. Directed by Alex ...More

A Christmas Carol
Theatre | Until 19th January 2019 

Old Vic Theatre 11 minutes walk from Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Matthew Warchus' staging of Charles Dickens' timeless classic, which has been adapted from the stage by Jack Thorne, returns to ...More

A Christmas Story: The Musical
Theatre | Until 22nd December 2018 

Waterloo East Theatre 13 minutes walk from Elephant & Castle Railway Station

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Fiddler On The Roof
Theatre | Until 9th March 2019 

Menier Chocolate Factory 13 minutes walk from Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Proud father Tevye struggles to maintain his family's Jewish traditions in turn of the 20th century Imperial Russia in the ...More

Florence Nightingale's London Walk
Tours | On 11th December 2018 

Florence Nightingale Museum 15 minutes walk from Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Attractions & Museums, Guided Tour....More

Christine Ay Tjoe: Black, kcalB, Black, kcalB
Exhibitions | Until 20th January 2019 

White Cube Bermondsey 17 minutes walk from Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Large-scale, lyrical abstract paintings by the Indonesian artist, who addresses themes of philosophy and spirituality....More

Darren Almond: Time Will Tell
Exhibitions | Until 20th January 2019 

White Cube Bermondsey 17 minutes walk from Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Paintings by the London-based Turner Prize-nominated artist, whose meditation on memory and time incorporate film, installation, sculpture and photography....More

Candlelit Carols
Concerts | On 11th December 2018 

Southwark Cathedral 17 minutes walk from Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Live Music, Choir....More

Night And Day: 1930s Fashion And Photographs
Exhibitions | Until 20th January 2019 

Fashion and Textile Museum 18 minutes walk from Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Explore the day and evening styles of the decade, a time of great social change, through photographs of the stars ...More

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White Pearl
White Pearl
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Royal Court Theatre

Having already made a splash in New York, 24-year-old Thai-Australian writer Anchuli Felicia King is ...More

 
Pah-La
Pah-La
Theatre | From 3rd April 

Royal Court Theatre

Having been withdrawn from the schedule in 2017, Abhishek Majumdar's Pah-La will finally be staged ...More

 
Inside Bitch
Inside Bitch
Theatre | From 27th February 

Royal Court Theatre

From Orange is the New Black to Bad Girls, female prison dramas continue to fascinate, ...More

 
Superhoe
Superhoe
Theatre | From 30th January 

Royal Court Theatre

Nicole Lecky's Royal Court writing and performing debut, Superhoe is a one-woman show about 24-year-old ...More

 
Dead Dog in a Suitcase (and other love songs)
Theatre | From 21st May 

Lyric Hammersmith

Following a successful run in 2015, Kneehigh theatre return to Lyric Hammersmith in 2019 with Dead Dog in a Suitcase (and other love songs), a reimagining of John ...More

The Animals and Children took to the Streets
Theatre | From 19th February 

Lyric Hammersmith

Avant-garde theatre quartet 1927 bring their show, The Animals and Children Took to the Streets, to the Lyric Hammersmith this winter following sell-out runs at the National Theatre ...More

Leave to Remain
Leave to Remain
Theatre | From 18th January 

Lyric Hammersmith

An exciting new production from TV writer Matt Jones, the world premiere of Leave to ...More

 
The Winter's Tale
Kids Events | From 6th February 

National Theatre: Dorfman Theatre

After a successful run in 2017, Justin Audibert's child-friendly version of The Winter's Tale returns to the National Theatre this February, just in time for half term. Created to introduce young audiences to Shakespeare, the ...More

Downstate
Downstate
Theatre | From 12th March 

National Theatre: Dorfman Theatre

Coming to the National Theatre direct from its debut at Steppenwolf, Chicago, Downstate is a ...More

 
Top Girls
Top Girls
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National Theatre: Lyttelton Theatre

More than three decades since it premiered at the Royal Court, Caryl Churchill's powerful feminist ...More

 
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Bussey Rooftop Bar
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Parallel to Frank's Cafe on the roof of the Bussey Building, the Bussey Rooftop Bar ...More

 
Dabbers Social Bingo
Dabbers Social Bingo
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The UK's first immersive modern bingo hall, Dabbers Social Bingo revitalises the iconic British pastime ...More

 
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This charming Bloomsbury shopping street follows an old route to Lamb's Conduit....More

St Germain Winter Bloom Pop Up
St Germain Winter Bloom Pop Up
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St-Germain, makers of French elderflower liqueur, offer a ...More

 
Art Street Kitchen
Art Street Kitchen
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Found within the DoubleTree by Hilton, Westminster on Art Street, the restaurant serves modern international ...More

 
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Cate Blanchett comes to the National Theatre in 2019, the Spice Girls reunite and Christian Dior is the Designer of Dreams at the V&A. Two new musicals are dedicated to Dolly Parton and Mary Poppins, ...More

December in London 2018
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Christmas favourites like The Nutcracker, Carols at The Royal Albert Hall and the Santa Dash return along with a Festive Feast at Hampton Court Palace and a new puppet show from the puppeteers behind ...More

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