West Norwood railway station

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West Norwood railway station is in the London Borough of Lambeth in West Norwood, south London.wikipedia
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West Norwood

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West Norwood railway station is in the London Borough of Lambeth in West Norwood, south London.

London Borough of Lambeth

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West Norwood railway station is in the London Borough of Lambeth in West Norwood, south London.

List of stations in London fare zone 3

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The station, and all trains serving it, are operated by Southern, and it lies in Travelcard Zone 3.

A215 road

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It is located in West Norwood above Norwood High Street, and has its main entrance on the A215 road, which here is called Knights Hill.
West Norwood railway station is on this road.

London, Brighton and South Coast Railway

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It was renamed on 1 January 1886 by the London, Brighton and South Coast Railway (LBSCR), owing to the objections of an influx of new residents who objected to the "lower" prefix; they preferred the locale to be described instead as West Norwood.
Other routes followed: on 12 May 1911 Victoria–Crystal Palace via Balham and West Norwood, followed on 3 March 1912 by the line from Peckham Rye to West Norwood.

West End of London and Crystal Palace Railway

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The station was opened as Lower Norwood on 1 December 1856, as part of the West End of London and Crystal Palace Railway.

Crystal Palace railway station

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In 1856 the station was able to take through train services to Wandsworth via West Norwood and Streatham Hill, following the completion of the 746 yard (690 m) Crystal Palace Tunnel.

London

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West Norwood railway station is in the London Borough of Lambeth in West Norwood, south London.

Southern (Govia Thameslink Railway)

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The station, and all trains serving it, are operated by Southern, and it lies in Travelcard Zone 3.

London Victoria station

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Services from platform 1 go to London Victoria and London Bridge via. Electric train services were introduced on 12 May 1911 between Victoria, Balham and.

London Bridge station

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Services from platform 1 go to London Victoria and London Bridge via.

West Croydon station

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Services from platform 2 operate to more varied destinations, including West Croydon and London Bridge via.

Balham station

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Electric train services were introduced on 12 May 1911 between Victoria, Balham and.

Third rail

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This system was replaced by the current third rail DC system on 3 March 1929.

London Buses route 68

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Running between West Norwood station and Euston bus station, it is operated by Abellio London.

West Norwood Cemetery

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There is a second entrance nearby, normally kept locked, in Norwood High Street which is close to West Norwood railway station.

Funeral train

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When West Norwood railway station opened two years later it was sited near to the gates of South London Metropolitan Cemetery, founded twenty years earlier; pall-bearers would unload the coffin from its "Funeral special" and simply carry it from the side entrance to the main gates.

Knight's Hill (ward)

Knight's Hill
West Norwood railway station is situated in the ward as are Norwood Girls School and St Luke's school.