London and Brighton Railway






Dates

  /  /1846[London and Croydon Railway]
[London and Brighton Railway]
[London Brighton and Southcoast Railway]
London and Croydon Railway and the London and Brighton Railway merge to form the London, Brighton and South Coast Railway.

Portions of line and locations

This line is divided into a number of portions.


Croydon to Brighton

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New Year's Eve ticket from East Croydon. ...
Ian Dinmore 31/12/1975
A no 3 tram for New Addington photographed at East Croydon on 25 September. ...
Bruce McCartney 25/09/2013


Exterior of Purley Oaks station in that part of the County of Surrey now absorbed into Greater London, on 18th May 2013. ...
David Bosher 18/05/2023
455 827 from London Bridge to Caterham arriving at Purley Oaks station in Surrey on 18th May 2013. ...
David Bosher 18/05/2013

455 825 to London Bridge at Purley station, Surrey, on 18th May 2013. ...
David Bosher 18/05/2013

An approaching 12-car Brighton – London Bridge service passes a Horsham train on the Quarry Line just south of Stoats Nest Junction in the Summer ...
Ian Dinmore 18/06/2002
Remains of the 4-platform Coulsdon North station in Surrey, looking north in 1984. The station had been closed in September 1983 and the site was ...
Ian Dinmore 27/02/1984



Up CIG unit 1902 approaching Salfords station in May 2005. ...
Ian Dinmore 17/05/2005
Platform scene at Salfords station in May 2005 with a slamdoor 4 VEP unit bound for Gatwick Airport. ...
Ian Dinmore 17/05/2005
A Southern class 377 passing a down class 460 Gatwick Express service near Salfords in May 2005. ...
Ian Dinmore /05/2005


A Gatwick Express nears Horley in May 2005. ...
Ian Dinmore 17/05/2005


Opened in 1935, 0.85 miles (1.37 km) south of the present station. It was originally named Tinsley Green but within a year became Gatwick Airport ...
Caleb Abbott 14/03/2018

Three class 700 units rest outside the relatively new depot at Three Bridges in Sussex on 28th June 2018. ...
Caleb Abbott 28/06/2018




Platform view south towards Brighton from Haywards Heath station in May 2002. [Ref query 1674] ...
Ian Dinmore 04/05/2002
A Southbound EMU calls at Haywards Heath at 2006hrs on 31st March 2018. I suspect this view would not be as dramatic by day. ...
Ken Strachan 31/03/2018







Wainwright 'C' class 0-6-0 31724 is one of the local 75A residents in the shed yard at Brighton in August 1961. ...
K A Gray 14/08/1961
Maunsell U Class 2-6-0 no 31799 on shed at Brighton in August 1961. ...
K A Gray 14/08/1961
Class E6 0-6-2T no 32418 on Brighton shed in October 1962. ...
K A Gray 29/10/1962
Bulleid Q1 0-6-0 no 33038 on Brighton shed in August 1961. ...
K A Gray 14/08/1961


EMUs old and new under the station roof at Brighton on 10 May 2014. On the left is 377435 and on the right is 313201. ...
John McIntyre 10/05/2014
Evening platform scene at Brighton looking back towards the station concourse in the summer of 2002. ...
Ian Dinmore 24/08/2002
Bicycles at Brighton. Evening scene looking out along platforms 3 & 4 of Brighton station on 24 August 2002, with the time just after 8pm and a long ...
Ian Dinmore 24/08/2002
Looking back along the platform towards the buffer stops and concourse at Brighton in November 1991 as 4-CIG and 2-HAP units await their departure ...
Ian Dinmore /11/1991




Shoreham Branch

EMUs old and new under the station roof at Brighton on 10 May 2014. On the left is 377435 and on the right is 313201. ...
John McIntyre 10/05/2014
Evening platform scene at Brighton looking back towards the station concourse in the summer of 2002. ...
Ian Dinmore 24/08/2002
Bicycles at Brighton. Evening scene looking out along platforms 3 & 4 of Brighton station on 24 August 2002, with the time just after 8pm and a long ...
Ian Dinmore 24/08/2002
Looking back along the platform towards the buffer stops and concourse at Brighton in November 1991 as 4-CIG and 2-HAP units await their departure ...
Ian Dinmore /11/1991


A terminating service from the Brighton direction runs into Hove station in 2002. ...
Ian Dinmore 17/05/2002
Platform view at Hove station in May 2002. ...
Ian Dinmore 17/05/2002
Platform view over the north side of Hove station on 17 May 2002. [Ref query 17798] ...
Ian Dinmore 17/05/2002