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Depot: Watford


Depot Details
Depot Name Watford
Depot Codes
CodeFromTo
2W01/01/187531/12/1922
W2W01/01/192331/01/1935
1C01/02/193529/03/1965
WJ06/05/1973
Date Opened 1856
Pre Grouping Company LNWR
Big 4 Company LMS
British Railways Region LMR
Information Remained open as a stabling point after closure to steam.
1947 Directions The shed is at the east side of Watford Junction Station. The yard is visible from the line.

Turn right outside the station along Station Road. Turn right into St. Albans Road, and cross the railway bridge. The shed entrance is a gate on the right hand side. Walking time 5 minutes.
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Chronology
DateEvent
1856Depot opened
1875Change of code to 1C
29/03/1965Closed to steam locomotives
06/05/1973Change of code to WJ