West Dulwich railway station
Location of West Dulwich in Greater London
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West Dulwich railway station is in the London Borough of Southwark in West Dulwich south London. It is in Fare Zone 3, and the station and all trains are operated by Southeastern. The station is exactly 5 miles from London Victoria and is located east of Croxted Road and is situated opposite Belair Park.
The line from Herne Hill to Beckenham Junction was built by the London, Chatham and Dover Railway (LCDR) and opened in 1863. The station was opened as "Dulwich" in the same year. The prefix "West" was added in 1926.
The typical off-peak service is four trains an hour northbound to London Victoria (via Herne Hill and Brixton) and four trains an hour southbound to Orpington (via Beckenham Junction & Bromley South).
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Victoria - Orpington
- "Station usage". Rail statistics. Office of Rail Regulation. 30 April 2010. Retrieved 17 January 2011. Please note: Some methodology may vary year on year.
- M.H. Cobb The Railways of Great Britain - A Historical Atlas. Shepperton: Ian Allan 2003
- Quick, Michael (2009) . Railway passenger stations in Great Britain: a chronology (4th ed.). Oxford: Railway and Canal Historical Society. p. 404. ISBN 978 0 901461 57 5. OCLC 612226077.
- R.H. Clark A Southern Region Chronology and Record 1803-1965. Oakwood Press, 1964.
- Train times and station information for West Dulwich railway station from National Rail
- Photograph of station in 1905
- Sketch of station in 1880
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