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Written by Jason Rodhouse - 17 Jun 2008
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Location notes
Selhurst station is in the London Borough of Croydon, it sees services by Southern trains.
Railway type and traffic
Regular services to London Bridge and London Victoria, along with services to Caterham, Sutton, West Croydon and Epsom Downs.
Southern region EMUs including the clsss 460 Gatwick Express trains are seen here.
Environment
This is a station location, which can be fairly busy at times.
Be vigilant in the area. If you feel threatened, it may be best to withdraw.
Road directions
From Croydon, head north on the A212. when you pass West Croydon station, you will be forced to turn left into the A222 (due to a one way system) Take the forth right which brings you onto the A213. Keep on this road until you pass under the station. You won`t be able to miss Selhurst Depot on your right.

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Selhurst Station map co-ordinates
Parking
You can park in some of the side streets here, or opposite Selhurst Depot if you are lucky enough to find a space.
Public transport
Selhurst is served by two main bus routes:
75 Croydon-Lewisham
157 Morden-Crystal Palace

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Amenities
Nothing at the station itself, although there is a nearby Sainsburys at the football ground of Crystal Palace!
Sun Compass
Sun Compass using Suncalc by brought to you by Vladimir Agafonkin:
It might be necessary to adjust the time to suit your visit, this link should open with the current day.
Selhurst Station

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Streetmap links
Selhurst Station general view map
Selhurst Station close up map

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Photographic notes
Shots can be had in both directions from all platforms, and at different times of the day to suit different lighting conditions.
This would be a good location for filming say, passing Gatwick Express units, as they can be viewed on the curves approaching and leaving the station, with no interruptions in the middle.


General views - All photographs © Jason Rodhouse unless otherwise stated
Fig 1 - Looking north west


Fig 1 - Looking north west


Fig 2 - Looking north


Fig 2 - Looking north


Fig 3 - Looking north - Image Victoria Rodhouse


Fig 3 - Looking north - <i>Image  Victoria Rodhouse</i>


Fig 4 - Looking south - Image Victoria Rodhouse


Fig 4 - Looking south - <i>Image  Victoria Rodhouse</i>


Fig 5 - The Depot - Image Victoria Rodhouse



Fig 5 - The Depot - <i>Image  Victoria Rodhouse</i>


Fig 6 - Looking south



Fig 6 - Looking south


Fig 7 - Looking south



Fig 7 - Looking south


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