Canons Park tube station

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Canons Park London Underground
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Canons Park is located in Greater London
Canons Park
Canons Park
Location of Canons Park in Greater London
Location Canons Park
Local authority Harrow
Managed by London Underground
Number of platforms 2
Fare zone 5
London Underground annual entry and exit
2010 Decrease 1.61 million[1]
2011 Increase 1.82 million[2]
2012 Increase 1.98 million[2]
2013 Increase 2.38 million[2]
Railway companies
Original company Metropolitan Railway
Key dates
10 December 1932 Station opened as Canons Park (Edgware)
20 November 1939 Metropolitan line service replaced by Bakerloo line
1 May 1979 Bakerloo line service replaced by Jubilee line
Other information
Lists of stations
Portal icon London Transport portalCoordinates: 51°36′28″N 0°17′41″W / 51.6078°N 0.2947°W / 51.6078; -0.2947

Canons Park is a London Underground station at Canons Park, north London. It is on the Jubilee line, between Stanmore and Queensbury. It is in Travelcard Zone 5 and is the least used station on the Jubilee line with 1.56 million passengers per year.[citation needed]

History[edit]

The station was opened on 10 December 1932 by the Metropolitan Railway (MR) on the MR's extension from Wembley Park to Stanmore.[3] The station was originally named Canons Park (Edgware) although the suffix was dropped the following year.[4] On 20 November 1939,[3] services on the Stanmore branch were transferred to the Bakerloo line and, on 1 May 1979, they were transferred again to the Jubilee line.[3]

Connections[edit]

London Buses routes 79; 186; 340 and N98 serve the station.

Gallery[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Customer metrics: entries and exits: 2010". London Underground performance update. Transport for London. Retrieved 26 December 2012. 
  2. ^ a b c "Multi-year station entry-and-exit figures" (XLS). London Underground station passenger usage data. Transport for London. 2014. Retrieved 27 July 2014. 
  3. ^ a b c "Clive's Underground Line Guides, Jubilee Line, Dates". Retrieved 2007-12-28. 
  4. ^ Rose, Douglas (1999). The London Underground, A Diagrammatic History. Douglas Rose/Capital Transport. ISBN 1-85414-219-4. 

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Preceding station   Underground no-text.svg London Underground   Following station
Terminus
Jubilee line
towards Stratford
  Former services  
Terminus
Metropolitan line
Stanmore branch (1932-1939)
towards Baker Street or Aldgate
Terminus
Bakerloo line
Stanmore branch (1939-1979)