Strawberry Hill railway station

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Strawberry Hill National Rail
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Strawberry Hill is located in Greater London
Strawberry Hill
Strawberry Hill
Location of Strawberry Hill in Greater London
Location Strawberry Hill
Local authority Richmond upon Thames
Managed by South West Trains
Station code STW
Number of platforms 2
Fare zone 5
National Rail annual entry and exit
2007–08 Increase 1.023 million[1]
2008–09 Decrease 0.956 million[1]
2009–10 Decrease 0.941 million[1]
2010–11 Increase 0.989 million[1]
2011–12 Increase 1.028 million[1]
2012–13 Increase 1.046 million[1]
Key dates
1 December 1873 Opened
Other information
Lists of stations
External links
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Portal icon UK Railways portalCoordinates: 51°26′20″N 0°20′20″W / 51.4389°N 0.3388°W / 51.4389; -0.3388

Strawberry Hill railway station is in Strawberry Hill in the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames in south west London, and is in Travelcard Zone 5. The station, and all trains serving it, are operated by South West Trains. The station is equipped with Oyster card swipe terminals.

The line through Strawberry Hill (the Kingston Loop) opened in 1863, but Strawberry Hill station did not open until 1 December 1873. The current booking office building on the up, or western, side and the platform canopies date from the 1935 modernisation. Lifting barriers replaced the level crossing swing gates in 1973, the signal box was demolished in 1975.

Strawberry Hill depot, built in 1897, is inside the triangular junction of the Shepperton Branch Line with the Kingston Loop Line.

Service[edit]

The off-peak weekday service in trains per hour at the station is

Monday to Friday, four additional early morning rush-hour trains to Waterloo are routed from Shepperton. Three additional evening rush-hour trains from Waterloo continue from here down the Shepperton Branch Line.

Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
Twickenham   South West Trains
Kingston Loop Line
  Teddington
South West Trains
Shepperton Branch Line
(Restricted Service)
Fulwell
  Future Development  
Preceding station   Crossrail roundel.svg National Rail logo.svg Crossrail   Following station
Terminus
Crossrail
Line 2

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f "Station usage estimates". Rail statistics. Office of Rail Regulation.  Please note: Some methodology may vary year on year.
  • Mitchell, Vic (1990). London Suburban Railways: Kingston and Hounslow Loops. Middleton Press. 

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