When the Cross-City Line was launched in 1978 Four Oaks was the original Northern terminus  though most trains go through to Lichfield these days. Some services still terminate/begin at Four Oaks and usually use Platform 3, a bay platform. The Cross-City Line was electrified in 1992.
|LM 323 210 departs|
|A Lichfield bound train prepares to depart|
|LM 323 220 arrives|
 John Glover, BR Diary 1978-1985 (Ian Allan, 1985) p. 19