Wollstonecraft railway station

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Wollstonecraft
Wollstonecraft railway station.jpg
Southbound view from Platform 2 in September 2006
Location Shirley Road, Wollstonecraft
Coordinates 33°49′55″S 151°11′30″E / 33.8320°S 151.1917°E / -33.8320; 151.1917Coordinates: 33°49′55″S 151°11′30″E / 33.8320°S 151.1917°E / -33.8320; 151.1917
Owned by RailCorp
Operated by Sydney Trains
Line(s) North Shore
Distance 7.18 kilometres from Central
Platforms 2 side
Tracks 2
Connections TfNSW B.svg
Construction
Structure type Ground
Other information
Status Staffed
Station code WSC
Website Transport for NSW
History
Opened 1 May 1893
Rebuilt 1980s
Electrified Yes
Previous names Edwards Road
Traffic
Passengers (2013) 2,260 (daily)[1] (Sydney Trains, NSW TrainLink)
Rank 108
Services
Preceding station   Sydney Trains   Following station
towards Epping or Emu Plains or Richmond
T1
North Shore, Northern & Western Line
towards Hornsby or Berowra

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

History[edit]

Wollstonecraft station opened on 1 May 1893 when the North Shore line opened from St Leonards to Milsons Point. Originally named Edwards Road, it was renamed on 1 September 1900.[2] The original buildings were replaced in the 1980s.[3]

The platform is located on a sharp 200 meter curve.

Platforms and services[edit]

Platform Line Stopping pattern Notes
1 services to Epping, Richmond & Emu Plains [4]
2 services to Chatswood, Hornsby & Berowra evening peak hour services to Wyong[4][5]

Transport links[edit]

State Transit operates one route via Wollstonecraft station:

Wollstonecraft station is served by one NightRide route:

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bureau of Transport Statistics. "Train Statistics 2014" (PDF). Transport NSW. Retrieved 13 July 2018. 
  2. ^ Wollstonecraft Station NSWrail.net
  3. ^ Wollstonecraft Railway Station Sign NSW Environment & Heritage
  4. ^ a b "T1: North Shore & Northern line timetable". Transport for NSW. 
  5. ^ "Central Coast & Newcastle line timetable". Transport for NSW. 
  6. ^ "State Transit route 265". Transport for NSW. 
  7. ^ "N90 Nightride". Transport for NSW. 

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