Shiremoor Metro station

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Tyne & Wear Metro
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Local authorityNorth Tyneside
WGS8455°02′13″N 1°30′16″W / 55.0370°N 1.5044°W / 55.0370; -1.5044Coordinates: 55°02′13″N 1°30′16″W / 55.0370°N 1.5044°W / 55.0370; -1.5044
Fare zone information
Network One zone2 & 3
Metro zoneB & C
Original (1979) zone18
Station codeSMR
List of stations

Shiremoor Metro station is on the Yellow Line of the Tyne and Wear Metro, serving the village of Shiremoor, in North Tyneside, England. The station opened in 1980, as part of the first stage of the Metro system, it was a newly-built station, replacing Backworth railway station. In the 2008-9 period the station was used by around 375,000 passengers.[1]

A free car park is available at the station.[2]


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Preceding station   Tyne and Wear Metro   Following station
towards St James via the Coast
Yellow line
towards South Shields