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A Quick Overview of Mudchute
Mudchute is a station on the Docklands Light Railway (DLR) in Mudchute and Millwall, east London, which is on the Isle of Dogs near to Millwall Dock. It is on the Lewisham branch of the Docklands Light Railway and is in Travelcard Zone 2.
The original station was on the route of the Millwall Extension Railway which was an old Victorian railway line that had been disused for many years.
- The original elevated station opened on 31 August 1987 and it was the last station before the terminus at Island Gardens.
- When the line was extended under the River Thames to Lewisham the station was rebuilt in a shallow cutting close to the tunnel entrance.
- The rebuilt station opened on 20 November 1999.