The Doctor Who TV movie featured a new design for the
TARDIS’ interior, which now resembled a large pseudo-Victorian parlor
littered with clocks, candles, bookshelves, and furniture. This console
lay at its heart, enclosed by looming metal pillars and topped with a
massive astronomical scanning system.
Inspired by H. G. Wells’ The
Time Machine, this console’s steampunk sensibilities saw it revived in
numerous audio books and novels starring the Eighth and Seventh