Pymble railway station

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Pymble
Pymble Railway station.jpg
Northbound view
Location Grandview Street, Pymble
Coordinates 33°44′41″S 151°08′32″E / 33.74479°S 151.14222°E / -33.74479; 151.14222Coordinates: 33°44′41″S 151°08′32″E / 33.74479°S 151.14222°E / -33.74479; 151.14222
Owned by RailCorp
Operated by Sydney Trains
Line(s) North Shore
Distance 18.90 kilometres from Central
Platforms 2 (1 island)
Tracks 2
Connections TfNSW B.svg
Construction
Structure type Ground
Other information
Status Staffed
Station code PYB
Website Transport for NSW
History
Opened 1 January 1890
Electrified Yes
Traffic
Passengers (2013) 3,150 (daily)[1] (Sydney Trains, NSW TrainLink)
Rank 77
Services
Preceding station   Sydney Trains   Following station
towards Berowra
T1
North Shore and Northern Line
via Gordon
towards Central

Pymble railway station is located on the North Shore line, serving the Sydney suburb of Pymble. It is served by Sydney Trains T1 North Shore line services.

History[edit]

Pymble station opened on 1 January 1890 when the North Shore line opened from Hornsby to St Leonards.[2] The present island platform and station building were completed in 1909 in when the line was duplicated.[3]

Landslides[edit]

During early 2012 and mid-2012, several landslides occurred to the north of the station where the line passes through a cutting. On the weekend of 1 September, columns were put in place to prepare for the installation of a retaining wall. On the weekend of the 15–16 September the retaining wall was installed on the side of the line,

Platforms & services[edit]

Platform Line Stopping pattern Notes
1 services to Epping, Richmond & Emu Plains [4]
2 services to Hornsby & Berowra [4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bureau of Transport Statistics. "Train Statistics 2014" (PDF). Transport NSW. Retrieved 12 July 2018. 
  2. ^ Pymble Station NSWrail.net
  3. ^ Pymble Railway Station Group NSW Environment & Heritage
  4. ^ a b "T1: North Shore & Northern line timetable". Transport for NSW. 

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