Wallingford station (SEPTA)
|SEPTA Regional Rail station|
View from outbound platform
|Location||Kershaw and Possum Hollow Roads
|Platforms||2 side platforms|
|Connections||SEPTA Suburban Buses|
|Rebuilt||1880 or 1890|
Wallingford station is a SEPTA Regional Rail station in Wallingford, Pennsylvania. Located at Kershaw Road and Possum Hollow Road, it serves the Media/Elwyn Line. In 2013, this station saw 284 boardings and 420 alightings on an average weekday.
The station was established by the Pennsylvania Railroad. In 1855, when the rail line was extended to Media through Wallingford, passing and freight sidings were built at the location. The present station was built in 1890 (although some sources claim it was built in 1880) and designed by architect Frank Furness. For a time, this station also served as Wallingford's post office.
- "SEPTA (May 2014). Fiscal Year 2015 Annual Service Plan. p. 62" (PDF).
- Existing Railroad Stations in Delaware County, Pennsylvania
- Tricentennial Commission. A History of Nether Providence Township. 1987.
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- SEPTA - Wallingford Station
- Original Wallingford PRR Station
- Station House & Station from Google Maps Street View
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