|| Silver Street is a London Overground station on the Lea Valley Lines, located in Edmonton in the London Borough of Enfield, north London. It is 7mi down-line from London Liverpool Street and is situated between and, on Sterling Way, close to Fore Street.Its three-letter station code is SLV and it is in Travelcard zone 4.DescriptionSilver Street station is located on a long straight section of elevated track, on the route from to and. Looking north, the platforms at can be seen (there is just 50chain between the two stops) whilst looking south, trains leaving are seen almost immediately as they leave that station (it being only 64chain from Silver Street).The station takes its name from the street so-called which is recorded thus 1630 and which possibly alludes to silversmiths living in the area at that time or before. The street used to include the part of Sterling Way which now runs past the station.HistorySilver Street was originally a stop on the Stoke Newington & Edmonton Railway and opened on 22 July 1872.Several changes were made to Silver Street station in the early 1980s. Two wooden covered staircases leading up to the platforms were replaced by open-air concrete staircases. The northbound platform roof was removed and replaced with a simple brick shelter.A fire on the London-bound platforms in the 1990s damaged much of the original roof. A new modern structure was put in its place alongside the remaining undamaged portion.