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A Quick Overview of Oval
Oval is a London Underground station in Kennington of the London Borough of Lambeth. It is on the Northern line between Stockwell andKennington stations and is in Travelcard Zone 2. It opened on 18 December 1890 as part of the City & South London Railway. It is named after The Oval, which it serves.
- The station is located at the junction of Kennington Park Road (heading north-east), Camberwell New Road (south-east), Clapham Road (south west) and Harleyford Street (north west) and is about 500 yards from the Oval cricket ground.
- Also close by are Kennington Park and the imposing St Mark's Church.
- The station has cricket-themed decorations, with murals, statues and banners all celebrating the illustrious game.