Trivia: Station, junction, signalbox and level crossing names which could be personal names.

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Following on from the 'Stations with non-geographical names' thread, I thought it might be an amusing distraction from all the bad news on the forums to think of as many stations, depots and other infrastructure points as possible, the names of which could be personal names (e.g. Peter Borough). The places concerned could be on the mainline networks or tramways/light rail in the UK or Ireland and words/syllables may be adjusted (e.g. Craig Endoran). However names of saints are excluded as there are just too many of them. Over to you:
 
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There are quite a few in this earlier thread:

 

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Jordan Hill
Jacky Duffin
Preston Park
Stew Artby
Steven Age
Stan Hope
Stan Ford-le-Hope
 

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Rock Ferry, the ageing nightclub performer.
Miles Platting, aspiring tabloid journalist
Wes Kirby
Brad Ford
Hazel Grove
Colin Dale
and that well-known Essex gang, the Theydon Boys.
 
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Kirk Newton
Kirk Connel
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Kelvin Dale
Kelvin Bridge
Kelvin Hall
John Stone
Blair Hill
Mary Hill
Ash Field
Ash Hurst
Ash Vale
Tod Morden

Then there's a couple that might pass if you were listing surname first
Car(r), Donald
Mount, Vernon
 

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There are recent threads (sorry, I can’t do links):

Trivia - Stations named after people
Trivia : Namesake stations

There was a case some years ago, which I am fairly sure wasn’t a joke, of a signalman who lived in a town with the same name as his surname and in a building named after the town, which had a station. If written simply, the name appeared in all three lines of the address.
 

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There are recent threads (sorry, I can’t do links):

Trivia - Stations named after people
Trivia : Namesake stations

There was a case some years ago, which I am fairly sure wasn’t a joke, of a signalman who lived in a town with the same name as his surname and in a building named after the town, which had a station. If written simply, the name appeared in all three lines of the address.
This thread is slightly more complicated in that you can alter the station/depot/yard/signalbox name to produce the name of a - possibly ficticious - person. (e.g. 'George Masjunction' or 'Stewart Slane')!
 

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Good one! Gill is fine as it's a common abbreviation for Gillian.
Though if you're going for the hard G (Dorset not Kent) I'd spell it with just one L, e.g. Gil Scott-Heron. Still works as a pun.

Barry Island
Barry Links
Barry Docks

Also, there was a footballer named Mike Sheron who played for Norwich City during the 1990s. If he had a brother or son named Martin he'd have had his own station on the Reading to Waterloo line.
 

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(could be a way of referring to a red-haired woman, for example)

Harriet Sham
 

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Glen Conwy
Betsy Coed (plenty of tourists pronounce it that way anyway)
Ronan Bridge
 

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