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Waddesdon Road Station


Name:

Waddesdon Road
Waddesdon until 1922

Location:

SP726176

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. First station.
Timetables below.

Distance from Quainton Road:

1.15 miles "as crow flies"
1.25 miles by rail
1.4 miles by road

Bradshaw's (1863):

N/A

Kelly's Directory (1903):

"[Waddesdon village is] 1½ miles west from Waddesdon Manor station on the Metropolitan Extension railway"
"The Wotton tramway, from Quainton Road station to Brill, passes through this parish and has two stations called Waddesdon Road and Westcott."
Railway linked people - Provincial Gas & Lighting Works Limited. (Henry Overy, local manager)

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 15 - Branches and Sidings
Change at Quainton Road for Brill, Sir! - Metro

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
Waddesdon Arr
09:10
09:33
17:50
18:11
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April 1910 Quainton Dep
Waddesdon Arr
09:36
09:45
12:05
12:14
16:00
16:08
18:42
18:50
21.20
21:28
11.21
11:29
18:30
18:38
July 1922 Quainton Dep
Waddesdon Arr
09:38
09:48
12:05
12:15
16:04
16:14
18:47
18:57
21.20
21:30
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July 1938 Quainton Dep
Waddesdon Arr
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