Gidea Park railway station
Location of Gidea Park in Greater London
|Local authority||London Borough of Havering|
|Managed by||Abellio Greater Anglia|
|Number of platforms||4|
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Gidea Park railway station is a railway station at Gidea Park in the London Borough of Havering in east London. It was opened as Squirrels Heath & Gidea Park on 1 December 1910 by the Great Eastern Railway on their main line.
The station is approximately 13 miles from London Liverpool Street.
Ticket barriers are in operation.
Accidents and incidents
- On 2 January 1947, an express passenger train overran signals and was in a rear-end collision with another passenger train. Seven people were killed and 45 were hospitalised.
The following services currently call at Gidea Park:
|Abellio Greater Anglia||London Liverpool Street - Stratford - Maryland - Forest Gate - Manor Park - Ilford - Seven Kings - Goodmayes - Chadwell Heath - Romford - Gidea Park - Harold Wood - Brentwood - Shenfield||Class 315||6x per hour|
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|Abellio Greater Anglia|
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London Buses Routes 294, 347, 496 and Night Route N86 serve the station.
- "Station usage estimates". Rail statistics. Office of Rail Regulation. Please note: Some methodology may vary year on year.
- Earnshaw, Alan (1991). Trains in Trouble: Vol. 7. Penryn: Atlantic Books. p. 30. ISBN 0-906899-50-8.
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