Dagenham Heathway tube station

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Dagenham Heathway
London Underground
Dagenham Heathway tube station 2005-12-10 05.jpg
Westbound platform
Dagenham Heathway is located in Greater London
Dagenham Heathway
Dagenham Heathway

Location of Dagenham Heathway in Greater London
LocationDagenham
Local authorityLondon Borough of Barking and Dagenham
Managed byLondon Underground
Number of platforms2
AccessibleHandicapped/disabled access [1]
Fare zone5

London Underground annual entry and exit
2008Increase 4.080 million[2]
2009Increase 4.239 million[3]
2010Decrease 4.200 million[4]
2011Increase 4.71 million[5]
2012Increase 4.91 million[5]

1932Opened by London, Midland and Scottish Railway
1948Ownership transferred to British Railways
1969Ownership transferred to London Transport

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Portal icon London Transport portalCoordinates: 51°32′30″N 0°08′49″E / 51.54166°N 0.14694°E / 51.54166; 0.14694
 
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Dagenham Heathway
London Underground
Dagenham Heathway tube station 2005-12-10 05.jpg
Westbound platform
Dagenham Heathway is located in Greater London
Dagenham Heathway
Dagenham Heathway

Location of Dagenham Heathway in Greater London
LocationDagenham
Local authorityLondon Borough of Barking and Dagenham
Managed byLondon Underground
Number of platforms2
AccessibleHandicapped/disabled access [1]
Fare zone5

London Underground annual entry and exit
2008Increase 4.080 million[2]
2009Increase 4.239 million[3]
2010Decrease 4.200 million[4]
2011Increase 4.71 million[5]
2012Increase 4.91 million[5]

1932Opened by London, Midland and Scottish Railway
1948Ownership transferred to British Railways
1969Ownership transferred to London Transport

Lists of stations
Portal icon London Transport portalCoordinates: 51°32′30″N 0°08′49″E / 51.54166°N 0.14694°E / 51.54166; 0.14694

Dagenham Heathway is a London Underground station on the District line located in the London Borough of Barking and Dagenham. It is in London fare zone 5.

History[edit]

The station was opened in 1932. The station was constructed and initially operated by the London, Midland and Scottish Railway with services provided by the District Line from the outset. The station was called Heathway when it first opened, changing to its present name in 1949.

Design[edit]

It is of similar design to Upney and Elm Park with the platforms arranged on a central island with a long sloping walkway connection to the ticket hall. The 1930s station buildings were extensively refubished during 2005 and 2006.

Location[edit]

It is between Becontree and Dagenham East stations. London bus routes 173, 174 and 175 pass the station; both bus route 145 along Hedgemans Road and Church Elm Lane and bus route 364 along Parsloes Avenue and Reede Road are within 3 minutes' walk of the station.

Services[edit]

Typical off-peak service from the station is:

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Step free Tube Guide" (PDF). Transport for London. Archived from the original on 2014-01-26. 
  2. ^ "Customer metrics: entries and exits: 2008". London Underground performance update. Transport for London. Retrieved 26 December 2012. 
  3. ^ "Customer metrics: entries and exits: 2009". London Underground performance update. Transport for London. Retrieved 26 December 2012. 
  4. ^ "Customer metrics: entries and exits: 2010". London Underground performance update. Transport for London. Retrieved 26 December 2012. 
  5. ^ a b "Multi-year station entry-and-exit figures" (XLS). London Underground station passenger usage data. Transport for London. 2013. Retrieved 22 July 2013. 
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