Morden Road railway station

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Morden Road
Place Merton Park
Local authority Merton
Opened by Wimbledon and Croydon Railway
Platforms 1
22 October 1855 (1855-10-22) Opened
2 June 1997 (1997-06-02) Closed
Replaced by Morden Road tram stop
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Morden Road railway station was a station in Merton, on the West Croydon to Wimbledon Line.


A 1912 Railway Clearing House map of lines around Morden Road railway station

The West Croydon to Wimbledon Line was opened on 22 October 1855,[1] and the station opened on the same day, originally being named Morden. It was renamed three times: to Morden Halt in 1910; to Morden Road Halt on 2 July 1951, and finally to Morden Road on 5 May 1969.[2] The last train ran on 31 May 1997 when the line was closed . Shortly after closure the original platform was demolished and the two-platform Morden Road tram stop of the Tramlink system was built on the site.

Preceding station Disused railways Following station
Merton Park   Network SouthEast
West Croydon to Wimbledon Line


  1. ^ Dendy Marshall, C.F.; Kidner, R.W. (1963) [1937]. History of the Southern Railway (2nd ed.). London: Ian Allan. p. 497. ISBN 0-7110-0059-X. 
  2. ^ Butt, R.V.J. (1995). The Directory of Railway Stations. Yeovil: Patrick Stephens Ltd. p. 163. ISBN 1-85260-508-1. R508. 

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Coordinates: 51°24′32″N 0°11′34″W / 51.408843°N 0.192904°W / 51.408843; -0.192904