Ilford Road Metro station

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Opened New
or converted
Number of platforms Track alignment Tyne & Wear metropolitan borough
11 August 1980 New 2 NNE-SSW Newcastle upon Tyne
Layout
Two side platforms in a cutting, with platform level station buildings in the northern half
Platform no.
and position
Direction
of travel
Previous
stop
Route Next
stop
Platform 1
East
Southbound South Gosforth Yellow Line to South Shields (stop 25 of 42) West Jesmond
Green Line to South Hylton (stop 09 of 31)
Platform 2
West
Northbound West Jesmond Yellow Line to St James (stop 18 of 42) South Gosforth
Green Line to Airport (stop 23 of 31)
Notes
None
Station buildings
Two simple rectangular structures in the original style, both 20' by 10'
Access
Sloped paths down to platform level from parallel streets, Ilford Road to the west, Albury Road/Woodthorne Road to the east, with both roads running south to an E-W bridge for Moorfield Road, 300' south of the platform ends
Protection from the elements
60' platform shelters attached to the front of both station buildings
Interchanges
None