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Southern

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Stations

 

Barcombe
View towards East Grinstead on 18th June 1961. The line (including Barcombe station) first closed 13th June 1955, but the closure was later deemed illegal. The line was reopened 7th August 1956 until eventual closure on 17th March 1958.  
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Barcombe

View towards East Grinstead on 18th June 1961. The line (including Barcombe station) first closed 13th June 1955, but the closure was later deemed illegal. The line was reopened 7th August 1956 until eventual closure on 17th March 1958. 

© Ben Brooksbank (CC-by-SA/2.0)

 

 

Barcombe Mills
View towards Uckfield on 18th June 1961. The line closure on 4th May 1969.
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Barcombe Mills

View towards Uckfield on 18th June 1961. The line closure on 4th May 1969.

© Ben Brooksbank (CC-by-SA/2.0)

 

 

Battersea Station 
On 20th May 1962 the view southward on Battersea High Street to Site of Battersea Station (West London Extension Railway). Situated on this important line connecting Willesden Junction, Kensington (Olympia), Clapham Junction and Longhedge Junction the station had been on the left of the brick-arch overbridge. Battersea Station was closed in World War Two on 21st October 1940.
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Battersea

On 20th May 1962 the view southward on Battersea High Street to Site of Battersea Station (West London Extension Railway). Situated on this important line connecting Willesden Junction, Kensington (Olympia), Clapham Junction and Longhedge Junction the station had been on the left of the brick-arch overbridge. Battersea Station was closed in World War Two on 21st October 1940.

© Ben Brooksbank (CC-by-SA/2.0)

 

 

Battle 
The architecture of the stone-built station is in keeping with the historic town.
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Battle

The architecture of the stone-built station is in keeping with the historic town.

© Ben Brooksbank (CC-by-SA/2.0)

 

 

Baynards
View towards Christ’s Hospital on 11th June 1961. The line closed on 14th June 1965.
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Baynards

View towards Christ’s Hospital on 11th June 1961. The line closed on 14th June 1965.

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Betchworth
View towards Reigate on 11th June 1961. 
Note the difference in heights between the low original brick construction and later standard-height ‘harp and slab’ concrete extension, not uncommon at this time.
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Betchworth

View towards Reigate on 11th June 1961.

Note the difference in heights between the low original brick construction and later standard-height ‘harp and slab’ concrete extension, not uncommon at this time.

© Ben Brooksbank (CC-by-SA/2.0)

 

 

Betchworth
View towards Dorking on 11th June 1961. 
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Betchworth

View towards Dorking on 11th June 1961.

© Ben Brooksbank (CC-by-SA/2.0)

 

 

Bexhill Central Station
Junction of Sea Road and Station Road on 30th August 1962. 
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Bexhill Central

Junction of Sea Road and Station Road on 30th August 1962.

© Ben Brooksbank (CC-by-SA/2.0)

 

 

Bexhill West Station
Terminus of branch from Crowhurst on 30th August 1962. 
The line closed on 15th June 1964.
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Bexhill West

Terminus of branch from Crowhurst on 30th August 1962.
The line closed on 15th June 1964.

© Ben Brooksbank (CC-by-SA/2.0)

 

 

Bexhill West Station
Station barrier line from the concourse on 30th August 1962. 
The line closed on 15th June 1964.
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Bexhill West

Station barrier line from the concourse on 30th August 1962.
The line closed on 15th June 1964.

© Ben Brooksbank (CC-by-SA/2.0)

 

 

Bishop's Waltham
19th April 1963 view north-east, towards buffer-stops; terminus of branch from Botley. Branch closed to passengers 2nd January 1933 and goods 30th April 1962. 
© Ben Brooksbank (CC-by-SA/2.0)

Bishop's Waltham

19th April 1963 view north-east, towards buffer-stops; terminus of branch from Botley. Branch closed to passengers 2nd January 1933 and goods 30th April 1962.

© Ben Brooksbank (CC-by-SA/2.0)

 

 

Bitterne
View north-west, towards Southampton on 19th April 1963.
© Ben Brooksbank (CC-by-SA/2.0)

Bitterne

View north-west, towards Southampton on 19th April 1963.

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Blackwater
View towards Reading on 14th May 1961.
© Ben Brooksbank (Geograph/CC-by-SA)

Blackwater

View towards Reading on 14th May 1961.

© Ben Brooksbank (CC-by-SA/2.0)

 

 

Bramley & Wonersh
View towards Guildford on 11th June 1961. The line closed on 14th June 1965.
© Ben Brooksbank (Geograph/CC-by-SA)

Bramley & Wonersh

View towards Guildford on 11th June 1961. The line closed on 14th June 1965.

© Ben Brooksbank (CC-by-SA/2.0)

 

 

Bursledon 
View towards Fareham and Portsmouth (electrified since 1990). At top right can be seen the bridge carrying this line across the River Itchen (19th April 1963).
© Ben Brooksbank (CC-by-SA/2.0)

Bursledon

19th April 1963 view towards Fareham and Portsmouth (electrified since 1990). Note the recently lifted sidings in the deserted goods yard.

At top right can be seen the bridge carrying this line across the River Itchen.

© Ben Brooksbank (CC-by-SA/2.0)

 

 

Cranleigh
View towards Guildford on 1st June 1957. The line closed on 14th June 1965.
© Ben Brooksbank (Geograph/CC-by-SA)

Cranleigh

View towards Guildford on 1st June 1957. The line closed on 14th June 1965.

© Ben Brooksbank (CC-by-SA/2.0)

 

 

Tunbridge Wells West
View towards Tunbridge Wells Central on 18th June 1961. 
The train is the 7.10pm Tonbridge to Brighton, headed by BR Standard 4MT no.80150 (built at Brighton 28th December 1956 and withdrawn 17th October 1965 - now preserved). Maunsell coaching set 217 was formed 10th March 1931 it was outshopped from CLC-livery into Green 5th December 1957 thence disbanded 16th May 1964.
© Ben Brooksbank (Geograph/CC-by-SA)

Tunbridge Wells West

View towards Tunbridge Wells Central on 18th June 1961.

The train is the 7.10pm Tonbridge to Brighton, headed by BR Standard 4MT no.80150 (built at Brighton 28th December 1956 and withdrawn 17th October 1965 - now preserved). Maunsell coaching set 217 was formed 10th March 1931 it was outshopped from CLC-livery into Green 5th December 1957 thence disbanded 16th May 1964.

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