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Waterloo & City
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Waterloo & City line 1992 stock train at Bank tube station awaiting departure towards Waterloo.
A 1992 stock Waterloo & City line train at Bank
Overview
Stations 2
Colour on map Corporate turquoise
Website tfl.gov.uk
Service
Type Rapid transit
System London Underground
Depot(s) Waterloo
Rolling stock 1992 Stock
Ridership 15.892 million (2011/12) passenger journeys
History
Opened 8 August 1898 (line opened)
1 April 1994 (transferred to London Underground)
Technical
Line length 2.37 km (1.47 mi)
Character Deep Tube
Track gauge 1,435 mm (4 ft 8 12 in)

The Waterloo & City line, also nicknamed The Drain, is a short underground railway line in London. It was opened on 11 July 1898. It has two stations, Waterloo and Bank.

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