Moorgate station

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Entrance to Moorgate
LocationMoorgate
Local authorityCity of London
Managed byLondon Underground
Station codeMOG
Number of platforms8
Fare zone1
London Underground annual entry and exit
2008Increase 22.220 million[1]
2009Decrease 21.182 million[1]
2013Increase 21.38 million[1]
2014Increase 25.90 million[1]
2015Increase 26.06 million[1]
2016Increase 27.57 million[1]
2017Decrease 26.87 million[1]
National Rail annual entry and exit
2007–08Increase 10.109 million[2]
– interchange Increase 1.351 million[2]
2008–09Decrease 9.374 million[2]
– interchange Decrease 1.229 million[2]
2009–10Decrease 6.737 million[2]
– interchange Increase 1.294 million[2]
Key dates
1865Opened (MR)
1900Opened (C&SLR)
1904Opened (GN&CR)
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Moorgate station is a central London National Rail and London Underground station in the City of London. It is on Moorgate, north of London Wall. At one time the station was named "Moorgate Street". It is the central London railway terminus for suburban First Capital Connect services from Hertford, Welwyn Garden City and Letchworth. Until March 2009 it was also a terminus for trains on the Thameslink line, also run by First Capital Connect. It is the site of the Moorgate tube crash of 1975 in which 46 people were killed and 74 were injured.[3]

The Underground station is on the Bank branch of the Northern line between Old Street and Bank, and also on the Circle, Hammersmith & City and Metropolitan lines, between Barbican and Liverpool Street.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 "Multi-year station entry-and-exit figures" (XLSX). London Underground station passenger usage data. Transport for London. January 2018. Retrieved 22 July 2018.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 "Station usage estimates". Rail statistics. Office of Rail Regulation. Please note: Some methodology may vary year on year.
  3. History A Time Line for Policing the Railways

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