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|Local authority||Richmond upon Thames|
|Managed by||South Western Railway|
|Number of platforms||2|
|National Rail annual entry and exit|
|Original company||Richmond and West End Railway|
|Pre-grouping||London and South Western Railway|
|22 July 1846||Opened as Mortlake|
|1 April 1886||Renamed Mortlake & East Sheen|
|30 January 1916||Renamed Mortlake|
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The station and all trains serving it are operated by South Western Railway. Postal district and boundary changes over many years mean that Mortlake now serves the area known as East Sheen as well as the area of Mortlake, both of which share the SW14 postcode. Mortlake is the closest station to the finish of the Oxford-Cambridge University Boat Race.
The listed building of townscape merit next to Mortlake Railway Station, now occupied by a classic car showroom, contains Queen Victoria's old waiting room which was built for her and Prince Albert to use due to their frequent visits to White Lodge in Richmond Park where their family and latterly their son the Prince of Wales (Edward VII) were living.
The typical off-peak service from the station is:
|Preceding station||National Rail||Following station|
|Barnes||South Western Railway
Hounslow/Kingston Loop Line
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