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Dagenham Heathway is a London Underground station on the District line located in the London Borough of Barking and Dagenham. It is in London fare zone 5.

Dagenham Heathway London Underground
Dagenham Heathway tube station 2005-12-10 05.jpg
Westbound platform
Dagenham Heathway is located in Greater London
Dagenham Heathway
Dagenham Heathway
Location of Dagenham Heathway in Greater London
LocationDagenham
Local authorityLondon Borough of Barking and Dagenham
Managed byLondon Underground
Number of platforms2
AccessibleYes[1]
Fare zone5
London Underground annual entry and exit
2013Increase 5.16 million[2]
2014Increase 5.80 million[2]
2015Increase 6.07 million[2]
2016Decrease 6.04 million[2]
2017Increase 6.08 million[2]
Key dates
1932Opened by London, Midland and Scottish Railway
1948Ownership transferred to British Railways
1969Ownership transferred to London Transport
Other information
External links
WGS8451°32′30″N 0°08′49″E / 51.54166°N 0.14694°E / 51.54166; 0.14694Coordinates: 51°32′30″N 0°08′49″E / 51.54166°N 0.14694°E / 51.54166; 0.14694
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HistoryEdit

The station was opened in 1932. The station was constructed and initially operated by the London, Midland and Scottish Railway with services provided by the District line from the outset. The station was called Heathway when it first opened, changing to its present name in 1949.

DesignEdit

It is of similar design to Upney and Elm Park with the platforms arranged on a central island with a long sloping walkway connection to the ticket hall. The 1930s station buildings were extensively refurbished during 2005 and 2006.

LocationEdit

It is between Becontree and Dagenham East stations in Dagenham.

ServicesEdit

Typical off-peak service from the station is:

Preceding station     London Underground   Following station
District line
towards Upminster

ConnectionsEdit

London Buses routes 173, 174 and 175 serve the station.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Step free Tube Guide" (PDF). Transport for London. March 2019. Archived (PDF) from the original on 1 June 2019.
  2. ^ a b c d e "Multi-year station entry-and-exit figures" (XLSX). London Underground station passenger usage data. Transport for London. January 2018. Retrieved 22 July 2018.