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Wotton


Name:

Wotton

Location:

SP695154

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. Third station.
Timetables below.

Distance from Quainton Road:

3.49 miles "as crow flies"
3.75 miles by rail
5.8 miles by road

Bradshaw's (1863):

N/A

Kelly's Directory (1903):

"WOTTON UNDERWOOD is a parish and small village, 6 miles south-west from the Quainton Road station on the Metropolitan Extension railway, with which it is connected by the tramway from Quainton Road to Brill, from which it is 3 miles north-east,....."
Railway linked people - None

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
Origin of a Railway - The Aylesbury and Buckingham Line
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
Wotton Arr
09:10
10:10
17:50
18:45
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April 1910 Quainton Dep
Wotton Arr
09:36
09:58
12:05
12:27
16:00
16:21
18:42
19:03
21.20
21:41
11.21
11:42
18:30
18:51
July 1922 Quainton Dep
Wotton Arr
09:38
10:01
12:05
12:28
16:04
16:27
18:47
19:10
21.20
21:43
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July 1938 Quainton Dep
Wotton Arr
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