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


455 827 from London Bridge to Caterham arriving at Purley Oaks station in Surrey on 18th May 2013. ...
David Bosher 18/05/2013
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

455 825 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


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 view at the Brighton buffer stops on 4 June 2016, featuring Southern units 313209 and 377157. ...
Peter Todd 04/06/2016




Shoreham Branch

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 view at the Brighton buffer stops on 4 June 2016, featuring Southern units 313209 and 377157. ...
Peter Todd 04/06/2016


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