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Surrey - The East of the County Past & Present
Past & Present

Surrey - The East of the County Past & Present

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Having already covered the west of Surrey, leading railway author and photographer Terry Gough now turns his attention to the eastern half of the county. Once again, some 170 'past and present' photographs reveal an area of great railway contrasts, from the intensive commuter lines nearer London to the scenic rural lines of the North Downs.

Among the commuter lines, the West Croydon to Wimbledon route is remarkable in having been converted to a tramway as part of the Croydon Tramlink project. Also included are the branches to Epsom Downs and Tattenham Corner. the important Brighton main line, the cross-country North Downs line, and the Oxted line at the extreme east of the county.

The book concludes with a gazetteer of all of east Surrey's railways. giving opening and closing dates for all the lines and stations, and details of the routes and their traffic. Includes:

  • Croydon
  • Purley
  • Redhill
  • Reigate
  • Gatwick Airport
  • Mitcham
  • Sutton
  • Epsom
  • Leatherhead
  • Shalford
  • Dorking
  • Caterham
  • Oxted 

Softback, 96 pages, black & white photographs

ISBN: 9781858952154

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Updated: 1 April 2020

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