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Enfield Lock railway station

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Location  Enfield Lock
Station code  ENL
Accessible  Yes
Address  Enfield, United Kingdom
Number of platforms  2
Managed by  Abellio Greater Anglia
DfT category  E
Fare zone  6
Local authority  London Borough of Enfield
Enfield Lock railway station
Similar  Brimsdown railway station, Waltham Cross railway st, Turkey Street railway st, Enfield Island Village, Bulls Cross

Enfield Lock railway station is in the London Borough of Enfield in north east London, and is in Travelcard Zone 6, on the Tottenham Hale branch of the Lea Valley Lines, on the West Anglian Railway. The station, and all trains serving it, are operated by Abellio Greater Anglia.

Contents

Enfield Lock was the main station for the Royal Small Arms Factory until its closure in the late 1980s, and now serves the large housing development on the site known as Enfield Island Village, as well as the nearby Innova Science and Business park.

History

The railway line from Stratford to Broxbourne was opened by the Northern & Eastern Railway on 15 September 1840. The station itself was opened by the Eastern Counties Railway in 1855 as Ordnance Factory, later renamed in 1886 to Enfield Lock.

The lines through Enfield Lock were electrified on 5 May 1969.

Connections

London Buses routes 121 and 491 serve the station.

References

Enfield Lock railway station Wikipedia


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