Chilworth railway station

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Chilworth National Rail
Chilworth
Location
Place Chilworth, Surrey
Local authority Guildford
Grid reference TQ031472
Operations
Station code CHL
Managed by First Great Western
Number of platforms 2
Live arrivals/departures and station information
from National Rail Enquiries
Annual rail passenger usage*
2002/03 Decrease 15,436
2004/05 Increase 17,627
2005/06 Decrease 17,349
2006/07 Decrease 16,669
2007/08 Increase 17,444
2008/09 Increase 20,706
2009/10 Decrease 19,748
2010/11 Increase 20,430
2011/12 Decrease 19,302
2012/13 Increase 21,016
History
Key dates Opened 20 August 1849 (20 August 1849)
Original company Reading, Guildford and Reigate Railway
Pre-grouping South Eastern Railway
Post-grouping Southern Railway
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* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Chilworth from Office of Rail Regulation statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.
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Chilworth railway station serves the village of Chilworth, Surrey, England. The station, and all trains serving it, are operated by First Great Western. It is on the North Downs Line.

History[edit]

The Reading, Guildford and Reigate Railway opened the station in 1849 as "Chilworth and Albury", although the village of Albury is over 1.2 miles (2 km) miles away.

British Railways destaffed the station in November 1967.

Services[edit]

The typical off-peak service on the North Downs Line (from December 2006) is one train every two hours between Reading and Redhill.

View from the roadway in 1984
Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
Shalford   First Great Western
North Downs Line
  Gomshall

Coordinates: 51°12′54″N 0°31′30″W / 51.215°N 0.525°W / 51.215; -0.525