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Gospel Oak-Barking Railway Line: Electrification

Question for Department for Transport

UIN 551, tabled on 1 June 2015

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, when he expects work to (a) start and (b) be completed on the electrification of the Barking to Gospel Oak line.

Answered on

4 June 2015

Enabling works are due to commence in October 2015, with major on site works due to commence in June 2016. Passenger services on the electrified route are due to be available for use by passenger operators by 30 June 2017.

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