East Boldon Metro station
|Tyne and Wear Metro|
View of East Boldon station from the front of an approaching train.
|Local authority||South Tyneside|
|Fare zone information|
|Network One zone||3 & 4|
|Original (1979) zone||47|
|Original company||Brandling Junction Railway|
|Pre-grouping||North Eastern Railway|
|19 June 1839||Open as Cleadon Lane|
|1 October 1898||Renamed as East Boldon|
|Metro since||31 March 2002|
|List of stations|
East Boldon Metro station serves the East Boldon and Cleadon communities of South Tyneside, England. It is on the Green line of the Tyne and Wear Metro, and opened in 2002 as part of the extension of the system to Sunderland. Previously it was a railway station, part of the National Rail network. Northern trains still travel through the station but do not stop there, while there are also freight trains and empty stock workings for Grand Central.
- Butt (1995), page 63
- Butt (1995), page 87
- Nexus (2013). "New Parking Spaces at East Boldon". Nexus. Retrieved 11 January 2013.
- Butt, R. V. J. (1995). The Directory of Railway Stations: details every public and private passenger station, halt, platform and stopping place, past and present (1st ed.). Sparkford: Patrick Stephens Ltd. ISBN 978-1-85260-508-7. OCLC 60251199.
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|Preceding station||Tyne and Wear Metro||Following station|
towards South Hylton
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