Hollingbourne railway station
|Number of platforms||2|
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|Key dates||Opened 1 July 1884|
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|* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Hollingbourne from Office of Rail and Road statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.|
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The station, and all trains serving it, is operated by Southeastern.
Hollingbourne station opened on 1 July 1884 as part of the London, Chatham and Dover Railway's extension of the line from Maidstone to Ashford West. The goods yard was on the up side. It comprises five sidings, one of which served a goods shed and another served a cattle dock. Freight facilities were withdrawn on 15 May 1961. The signal box closed on 14 April 1984.
The station is unmanned; a PERTIS 'permit to travel' machine is located on the up platform.
|Preceding station||National Rail||Following station|
Maidstone East Line
- Mitchell, Vic; Smith, Keith (1995). Swanley to Ashford. Midhurst: Middleton Press. ISBN 1 873793 45 6.
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