Black Lake tram stop

Black Lake tram stop is a tram stop in Black Lake in the West Midlands, England. It was opened on 31 May 1999 and is situated on Midland Metro Line 1 that links Birmingham and Wolverhampton. It is also has Park and ride facilities. The stop is situated near to the site of the former Swan Village railway station, which closed in 1972. The railway station was on the opposite side of the level crossing and was the junction of the line through Great Bridge and on to Dudley via the currently mothballed South Staffordshire Line.

Black Lake
Midland Metro
Midland Metro tram stop
Black Lake tram stop, West Midlands (geograph 5661759).jpg
Black Lake tram stop
General information
LocationBlack Lake
Sandwell
England
Line(s)Line 1 (Birmingham – Wolverhampton)
Platforms2
History
Opened31 May 1999
Passengers
2015/16Approx. 1,100 daily[1]

ServicesEdit

Mondays to Fridays, Midland Metro services in each direction between Birmingham and Wolverhampton run at six to eight-minute intervals during the day, and at fifteen-minute intervals during the evenings and on Sundays. They run at eight minute intervals on Saturdays.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2016 West Midlands Travel Trends Covering Report" (PDF). West Midlands Combined Authority. p. 39. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2 February 2017. Retrieved 23 January 2017.
  2. ^ "Midland Metro timetable". Network West Midlands. Retrieved 11 July 2019.

External linksEdit

Preceding station     Midland Metro   Following station
Wednesbury Great Western Street   Line 1   Dudley Street Guns Village

Coordinates: 52°31′51″N 2°00′40″W / 52.53096°N 2.01114°W / 52.53096; -2.01114