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Name and dates


Station code: WIN National Rail
Where: London and South East, England
Opened on the London and Southampton Railway.

Chronology Dates

  /  /1839London and South Western Railway
Northam Road (the original Southampton terminus) to Winchester opened. Stations opened at Northam Road, Bishopstoke, Winchester.
  /  /1840London and South Western Railway
Fully opened from London to Southampton. Stations on this section have included: Victoria, Battersea Park, Clapham Junction, Earlsfield, Wimbledon, Raynes Park, New Malden, Berrylands, Surbiton, Esher, Hersham, Walton-on-Thames, Weybridge, West Weybridge, Byfleet & New Haw, Woking, Brookwood, Farnborough, Fleet, Winchfield, Hook, Basingstoke, Micheldever, Winchester, Shawford, Eastleigh, Southampton Airport, Swaythling, St Denys, Southampton [1st].
  /  /1840London and South Western Railway
Basingstoke to Winchester opened. Station opened at Andover Road.
  /  /1891Didcot, Newbury and Southampton Railway
Junction made with the London and South Western Railway at Shawford south of Winchester.
08/03/1943Didcot, Newbury and Southampton Railway
Re-opened after doubling between Didcot and Newbury and lengthening of the loops on the Newbury to Winchester section. A new junction was put in at Worthy for direct access from the London and South Western Railway to the Newbury line, leaving Winchester Chesil on a loop.
  /  /1949London and South Western Railway
Winchester renamed Winchester City.
  /  /1967London and South Western Railway
Winchester City renamed Winchester.