New Beckenham railway station
Location of New Beckenham in Greater London
|Number of platforms||2|
|National Rail annual entry and exit|
|Original company||Mid-Kent Railway|
|Pre-grouping||South Eastern and Chatham Railway|
|1 April 1864||Opened|
|Lists of stations|
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The typical off peak train service per hour is:
- 2 northbound, calling at all stations to Cannon Street
- 2 northbound, calling at all stations to Ladywell then fast to London Bridge, Waterloo East and Charing Cross
- 4 southbound, calling at all stations to Hayes on the Hayes line
The first station was opened by the South Eastern Railway on 1 April 1864 adjacent to the north side of Bridge Road. The present station, further to the north, was opened in 1866 when the first station was closed. The station was rebuilt in 1904-6. South of the station is a curve to Beckenham Junction, following the path of the original Mid-Kent Line from Lewisham to Beckenham. It is served by two trains a day.
|Preceding station||National Rail||Following station|
|Southeastern towards Charing Cross, Cannon Street|
|Southeastern towards Hayes|
London Buses route 352 serve the station.
- "London and South East" (PDF). National Rail Enquiries. National Rail. September 2006. Archived from the original (PDF) on 6 March 2009.
- "Station usage estimates". Rail statistics. Office of Rail Regulation. Please note: Some methodology may vary year on year.
- Butt, R.V.J. (1995). The Directory of Railway Stations. Yeovil: Patrick Stephens Ltd. p. 168. ISBN 1-85260-508-1. R508.
- "The Railways of Beckenham", Andrew Hajducki, 2011[page needed]
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