Meldreth railway station

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Meldreth National Rail
Meldreth Railway Station.jpg
Location
PlaceMeldreth
Local authoritySouth Cambridgeshire
Coordinates52°05′27″N 0°00′32″E / 52.0907°N 0.0089°E / 52.0907; 0.0089Coordinates: 52°05′27″N 0°00′32″E / 52.0907°N 0.0089°E / 52.0907; 0.0089
Grid referenceTL377455
Operations
Station codeMEL
Managed byGreat Northern
Number of platforms2
DfT categoryE
Live arrivals/departures, station information and onward connections
from National Rail Enquiries
Annual rail passenger usage*
2013/14Increase 0.244 million
2014/15Increase 0.267 million
2015/16Increase 0.278 million
2016/17Decrease 0.270 million
2017/18Increase 0.308 million
History
Key datesOpened 1 August 1851 (1 August 1851)
National RailUK railway stations
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* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Meldreth from Office of Rail and Road statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.
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Meldreth railway station serves the villages of Meldreth and Melbourn in Cambridgeshire, England. It is 47 miles 75 chains (77.15 km) from London King's Cross on the Cambridge Line.[1]

Services[edit]

Meldreth station is served by Thameslink services on the route between London King's Cross and Cambridge. Trains stop at Meldreth about every half-hour.

Preceding station   National Rail National Rail   Following station
Thameslink
London-Cambridge

History[edit]

On 1 August 2001 local celebrations marked the 150th anniversary of the station's opening in 1851, during the so-called Victorian Railway Mania.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Padgett, David (October 2016) [1988]. Brailsford, Martyn (ed.). Railway Track Diagrams 2: Eastern (4th ed.). Frome: Trackmaps. map 24C. ISBN 978-0-9549866-8-1.

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