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Brill


Name:

Brill

Location:

SP657154

Line:

Wotton Tramway

Railway Companies:

Wotton Tramway - 1872 to 1894
Oxford & Aylesbury Tramroad - 1894 - 1899
Metropolitan Railway - 1899 - 1906
Metropolitan & Great Central Joint Railway - 1906 - 1933
London Transport - 1933 - 1935

Open:

1872

Closed to Passenger Traffic:

1st December 1935

Closed to Goods Traffic:

1st December 1935

Train Journey from Quainton Road:

Direct from Quainton Road on the Wotton Tramway. Fifth station.
Timetables below.

Distance from Quainton Road:

5.58 miles "as crow flies"
6.25 miles by rail
7.9 miles by road

Bradshaw's (1863):

N/A

Kelly's Directory (1903):

"There is a tramway (The Oxford and Aylesbury), with a terminus 1 mile north from this place, passing through Waddesdon Road siding, Westcott, Wotton station, Church siding, Wood siding, to the Metropolitan Extension railway at Quainton Road station 8 miles north-east"
Railway linked people - Jones Ralph Augustine, secretary to the Oxford & Aylesbury Tram Road Co. The Grove

Disused Stations Site Record:

N/A

Wikipedia Entry:

Located Here

Quainton News Archive:

The Wotton Tramway: Rise and Fall Part 2 - The Early Years, Construction and Opening
The Wotton Tramway: Rise and Fall Part 4 - Operation In The Seventies
The Wotton Tramway: Rise and Fall Part 11 - The Metropolitan Railway Arrives
The Wotton Tramway: Rise and Fall Part 12 - Into the Twentieth Century
The Wotton Tramway: Rise and Fall Part 15 - Branches and Sidings
Recollections of Quainton Road
Change at Quainton Road for Brill, Sir! - Metro
An Archaeological Find by the Post Office
Adventures at Amersham - Richard Hardy

The Collection:

To Follow

Timetable from Quainton:

Year From / To Mon - Sat Mon - Sat Mon - Sat Mon - Sat Sat Sun Sun
August 1887 Quainton Dep
Brill Arr
09:10
11:55
17:50
19:25
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April 1910 Quainton Dep
Brill Arr
09:36
10:14
12:05
12:45
16:00
16:37
18:42
19:19
21.20
21:57
11.21
11:58
18:30
19:09
July 1922 Quainton Dep
Brill Arr
09:38
10:10
12:05
12:37
16:04
16:36
18:47
19:19
21.20
21:52
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July 1938 Quainton Dep
Brill Arr
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