Shenstone railway station

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Shenstone National Rail
Shenstone railway station - 2008-02-17.jpg
Shenstone station
Location
PlaceShenstone
Local authorityStaffordshire
Coordinates52°38′20″N 1°50′38″W / 52.639°N 1.844°W / 52.639; -1.844Coordinates: 52°38′20″N 1°50′38″W / 52.639°N 1.844°W / 52.639; -1.844
Grid referenceSK106046
Operations
Station codeSEN
Managed byWest Midlands Trains
Number of platforms2
DfT categoryE
Live arrivals/departures, station information and onward connections
from National Rail Enquiries
Annual rail passenger usage*
2014/15Increase 0.179 million
2015/16Decrease 0.177 million
2016/17Increase 0.191 million
2017/18Increase 0.200 million
2018/19Decrease 0.175 million
History
Key datesOpened 1884 (1884)
1964Closed to goods
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 Shenstone from Office of Rail and Road statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.

Shenstone railway station is a railway station on Station Road, in the village of Shenstone, in Staffordshire, England. It is situated on the Cross-City Line between Redditch and Lichfield via Birmingham.

History[edit]

Shenstone station was opened in 1884, when the London and North Western Railway extended their Birmingham to Sutton Coldfield line northwards to Lichfield.

Services[edit]

There are trains every 30 minutes in each direction, every day. Typically, these operate between Longbridge/Redditch and Lichfield Trent Valley on Mondays to Saturdays, and between Redditch and Lichfield Trent Valley on Sundays. The journey time is 5 minutes to Lichfield City and 32 minutes to Birmingham New Street.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ GB eNRT May 2016 Edition, Table 69 (Network Rail)

External links[edit]

Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
Lichfield City   West Midlands Railway
Cross-City Line
  Blake Street