Willsmere railway station, Melbourne

Willsmere railway station, Melbourne

MelbourneClosedRailwayStation
NAME=Willsmere
IMAGELINK=
CAPTION=
LINE=Outer Circle
DISTANCE=
PLATFORMS=2
TRACKS=
STATUS=
OPENED=March 24, 1891
CLOSED=April 12, 1893

Willsmere was a railway station on the Outer Circle located in the suburb of Kew, Melbourne, Australia. The station was named after the estate of early Kew Settlers H.S. and Thomas Wills. Willsmere was opened with the line in 1891 and closed with it in 1893, with 2 side platforms and a loop off the main line to the south.

References

* cite book
authors = David Beardsell and Bruce Herbert
title = The Outer Circle: A history of the Oakleigh to Fairfield Park Railway
publisher = Australian Railway Historical Society (Victorian Division)
year = 1979
isbn = 0 85849 024 2

External Links

* [http://www.vicrailstations.com/Outer_Circle/Willsmere/Willsmere.html Photographs of the site of Willsmere Station]

VictorianClosedStations
VICORMELB = Melbourne
Line1 = Outer Circle line
Next1 = East Kew
Previous1plain = APM Siding


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