Battlesbridge railway station

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Battlesbridge National Rail
Battlesbridge Railway Station.jpg
Location
Place Battlesbridge
Local authority Chelmsford
Grid reference TQ776949
Operations
Station code BLB
Managed by Abellio Greater Anglia
Number of platforms 1
DfT category F2
Live arrivals/departures, station information and onward connections
from National Rail Enquiries
Annual rail passenger usage*
2010/11 Increase 10,722
2011/12 Increase 11,844
2012/13 Increase 13,278
2013/14 Increase 14,810
2014/15 Increase 14,950
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* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Battlesbridge from Office of Rail and Road statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.
The station in 1961

Battlesbridge railway station is on the Crouch Valley Line in the East of England, serving the village of Battlesbridge, Essex. It is 31 miles 40 chains (50.7 km) down-line from London Liverpool Street and is situated between Wickford and South Woodham Ferrers. Its three-letter station code is BLB.

The line and station were opened in 1889 by the Great Eastern Railway. Battlesbridge station is currently managed by Abellio Greater Anglia, which also operates all trains serving it. The typical off-peak service is of one westbound train every 40 minutes to Wickford and one eastbound train every 40 minutes to Southminster, with additional services at peak times. Some peak services continue to or from Shenfield and/or London Liverpool Street via the Great Eastern Main Line.


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Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
Wickford   Abellio Greater Anglia
Crouch Valley Line
  South Woodham Ferrers

Coordinates: 51°37′30″N 0°33′58″E / 51.625°N 0.566°E / 51.625; 0.566