Three Bridges Thameslink Up Depot

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Three Bridges Thameslink Up Depot
Location
Location Three Bridges, West Sussex
Coordinates 51°06′51″N0°09′38″W / 51.1142°N 0.1606°W / 51.1142; -0.1606 Coordinates: 51°06′51″N0°09′38″W / 51.1142°N 0.1606°W / 51.1142; -0.1606
OS grid TQ288365
Characteristics
Owner(s) Siemens
Depot code(s) TB (2015 -) [1]
Type Electric Multiple Unit
History
Opened 2015 [2]

Three Bridges Thameslink Up Depot is an Electric Traction Depot located in Three Bridges, West Sussex, England. The depot is situated on the Brighton Main Line and is near Three Bridges station.

Three Bridges village in United Kingdom

Three Bridges is a neighbourhood within the town of Crawley, in the county of West Sussex in England.

West Sussex County of England

West Sussex is a county in the south of England, bordering East Sussex to the east, Hampshire to the west and Surrey to the north, and to the south the English Channel.

Three Bridges railway station

Three Bridges railway station is located in and named after the village of Three Bridges, which is now a district of Crawley, West Sussex, England. It is at the point where the Arun Valley Line diverges from the Brighton Main Line and Thameslink, 29 miles 21 chains (47.1 km) down the line from London Bridge via Redhill.

Allocation

As of 2016, the depot's allocation consists of Class 700 EMUs. [2]

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References

  1. "The all-time guide to UK Shed and Depot Codes" (PDF). TheRailwayCentre.com. 5 May 2006. Archived from the original (PDF) on 17 December 2013. Retrieved 19 August 2016.
  2. 1 2 "Siemens UK - Three Bridges depot opens its doors". Siemens UK. Retrieved 1 January 2017.