Colliers Wood tube station

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Colliers Wood
London Underground
Colliers Wood stn entrance.JPG
The station entrance
Colliers Wood is located in Greater London
Colliers Wood
Colliers Wood
Location of Colliers Wood in Greater London
Location Colliers Wood
Local authority London Borough of Merton
Managed by London Underground
Owner London Underground
Number of platforms 2
Fare zone 3
London Underground annual entry and exit
2008 Increase 5.480 million[1]
2009 Decrease 5.295 million[2]
2010 Increase 5.560 million[3]
Railway companies
Original company London Electric Railway
Key dates
13 September 1926 Opened
Other information
Lists of stations
Portal icon London Transport portalCoordinates: 51°25′06″N 0°10′41″W / 51.4183°N 0.178°W / 51.4183; -0.178

Colliers Wood is a London Underground station in South London. The station is on the Northern line, between Tooting Broadway and South Wimbledon stations. It is located at the corner of Merton High Street (A24) and Christchurch Road. The station is in Travelcard Zone 3.

History[edit]

The station was designed by Charles Holden and was opened on 13 September 1926 as part of the Morden extension of the City & South London Railway, which is now part of the Northern Line.

The station is close to Merton Bus garage which opened in 1913.

Transport connections[edit]

London Bus routes 57, 131, 152, 200, 219, 470 and Night bus route N155 serve the station

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Customer metrics: entries and exits: 2008". London Underground performance update. Transport for London. Retrieved 26 December 2012. 
  2. ^ "Customer metrics: entries and exits: 2009". London Underground performance update. Transport for London. Retrieved 26 December 2012. 
  3. ^ "Customer metrics: entries and exits: 2010". London Underground performance update. Transport for London. Retrieved 26 December 2012. 

External links[edit]

Preceding station   Underground no-text.svg London Underground   Following station
towards Morden
Northern line