Shildon railway station

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Shildon National Rail
Shildon
Location
Place Shildon
Local authority County Durham
Grid reference NZ235257
Operations
Station code SHD
Managed by Northern Rail
Number of platforms 2
Live arrivals/departures and station information
from National Rail Enquiries
Annual rail passenger usage*
2004/05   34,984
2005/06 Increase 39,868
2006/07 Increase 46,114
2007/08 Increase 49,515
2008/09 Decrease 45,836
2009/10 Decrease 43,268
2010/11 Increase 48,442
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* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Shildon from Office of Rail Regulation statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.
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Shildon railway station is on the Stockton and Darlington Railway in North East England and serves the town of Shildon in County Durham, England built by Timothy Hackworth. The station is on the Tees Valley Line and is operated by Northern Rail, which provides all passenger train services. The station is on the Bishop Line.

Station facilities here have recently been improved as part of the successful Tees Valley Metro project. The package for this station included new fully lit waiting shelters, renewed station signage and the installation of CCTV. The long-line Public Address system (PA) has been renewed and upgraded with pre-recorded train announcements.

The station is located next to the Shildon Locomotion Museum.

Preceding station   National Rail National Rail   Following station
Northern Rail
Historical railways
Aycliffe Lane
Line open, station closed
  Stockton and Darlington Railway   South Church
Line open, station closed
Disused railways
Aycliffe Lane
Line open, station closed
  North Eastern Railway
Stockton and Darlington Railway
  West Auckland
Line and station closed

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Coordinates: 54°37′34″N 1°38′12″W / 54.6262°N 1.6368°W / 54.6262; -1.6368