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<tr><th style="white-space: nowrap">Location</th><td class="label" style="">Queensbury</td></tr><tr><th style="white-space: nowrap">Local authority</th><td class="" style="">Brent</td></tr><tr><th style="white-space: nowrap">Managed by</th><td class="" style="">London Underground</td></tr><tr><th style="white-space: nowrap">Number of platforms</th><td class="" style="">2</td></tr><tr><th style="white-space: nowrap">Fare zone</th><td class="" style="">4</td></tr><tr><th colspan="2" style="text-align:center; ">
</th></tr><tr><th colspan="2" style="text-align:center; ">London Underground annual entry and exit</th></tr><tr><th style="white-space: nowrap">2005</th><td class="" style="">2.417 million[1]</td></tr><tr><th style="white-space: nowrap">2006</th><td class="" style="">2.805 million[2]</td></tr><tr><th style="white-space: nowrap">2007</th><td class="" style="">3.192 million[3]</td></tr><tr><th style="white-space: nowrap">2008</th><td class="" style="">3.21 million[4]</td></tr><tr><th colspan="2" style="text-align:center; ">
</th></tr><tr><th style="white-space: nowrap">1934</th><td class="" style="">Opened</td></tr><tr><th colspan="2" style="text-align:center; ">
</th></tr><tr><th style="white-space: nowrap">Lists of stations</th><td class="hlist" style="">*DLR

</table> Queensbury tube station is a London Underground station in Queensbury, London. It is on the Jubilee line, between Canons Park and Kingsbury, and in Travelcard Zone 4.

HistoryEdit

The station opened on December 16, 1934, two years after the neighbouring stations, as part of the Metropolitan line and with its branch was transferred to the Bakerloo line in 1939, and then the Jubilee line in 1979.

The name Queensbury did not, when it was chosen, refer to any pre-existing area. It was coined by analogy with the adjacent Kingsbury station. Most of the locale now known as Queensbury is actually to the north-west of the tube station, in the London Borough of Harrow, just across the borough border from the tube station, which is in the London Borough of Brent.

Transport connectionsEdit

London Buses routes 79, 114, 288, 614 and N98 serve the site of the station.

TriviaEdit

The station, and its local surroundings and characters were cited in the song "Queensbury Station" by the Berlin-based punk-jazz band The Magoo Brothers on their album "Beyond Believable", released on the Bouncing Corporation label in 1988. The song was written by Paul Bonin and Melanie Hickford, who both grew up and lived in the area.[5]

ReferencesEdit

GalleryEdit

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Coordinates: 51°35′39″N 0°17′10″W / 51.59417°N 0.28621°W / 51.59417; -0.28621

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