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East Grinstead Station - East Grinstead, West Sussex, UK
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member JamesA60
N 51° 07.589 W 000° 01.048
30U E 708693 N 5668121
Quick Description: East Grinstead's last remaining mainline railway station.
Location: South East England, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 4/2/2018 10:46:17 AM
Waymark Code: WMY1KF
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67
Views: 2

Long Description:
East Grinstead railway station serves the town of East Grinstead in West Sussex, England. The station was formerly divided into two levels: the higher level platforms serving the Three Bridges to Tunbridge Wells Central Line, whilst the lower level platforms received services from the Oxted Line 30.25 miles (48.7 km) south of London Victoria and the East Grinstead to Lewes Line.

Only the lower level platforms remain open today, the high level having closed in 1967 with the Three Bridges to Ashurst Jn. line as part of the closure programme proposed by the Beeching Report.A third low-level platform has been constructed at the south of the station by the Bluebell Railway. Bluebell services began running south to Sheffield Park from 23 March 2013.

(from Wikipedia)
Is the station/depot currently used for railroad purposes?: Yes

Is the station/depot open to the public?: Yes

What rail lines does/did the station/depot serve?: Oxted line

Station/Depot Web Site: [Web Link]

If the station/depot is not being used for railroad purposes, what is it currently used for?: Not listed

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