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Depot: Stafford Road


Depot Details
Depot Name Stafford Road
Depot Codes
CodeFromTo
194187531/01/1946
SRD187531/01/1950
84A01/02/195009/09/1963
Date Opened 14/11/1854
Date Closed 09/09/1963
Pre Grouping Company GWR
Big 4 Company GWR
British Railways Region WR
GWR Division WOLVERHAMPTON
1947 Directions The shed is on the west side of the main line north of the station. The yard is visible from the line, and is partially visible from the L.M.S. Wolverhampton-Stafford line.

From Wolverhampton G.W. Station.
Turn right outside Wolverhampton Low Level Station into the drive. Turn left at the endof the drive into Wednesfield Road, and continue along Broad Street to Princes's Square.

From Wolverhampton L.M.S. Station.
Go straight ahead outside Wolverhampton High Level Station along Railway Drive. Continue straight across the square at the end of Railway Drive, into Short Street. Turn right into Princes Square.

Turn right at Princes Square into Stafford Street and continue along Lower Stafford Street and Stafford Road. The shed entrance is a door in the wall on the right hand side just past a railway over-bridge. Walking time 20 minutes. A trolley bus service operates from Princes Square to the shed door.
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Chronology
DateEvent
14/11/1854Depot opened
1875Change of code to 194
1875Change of code to SRD
01/02/1950Change of code to 84A
09/09/1963Depot closed