Dates of opening and closure of railways and stations in South West England.

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Rows  Closure date Notes Alcester–Hatton branch line: Great Western Railway: Alcester to Hatton, via Great Alne (to passengers) (to all traffic) Aldeburgh branch line: Great Eastern Railway (LNER) Saxmundham to Aldeburgh via Leiston and Thorpeness 12 September Part of the branch still open (freight only) Aldridge–Brownhills branch line.

Information on stations includes the opening and closing dates and any name changes which occurred. A chronology of the public railway routes also accompanies each map, which includes independent public railways and any independent private railways with public rail involvement.

Door Closes on South West Trains as South Western Railway Begins Operations. Rail passengers in London and the south of England are now being served by a new operator – South Western Railway (SWR).

On Aug a joint venture of FirstGroup and MTR took over Britain’s South Western franchise from Stagecoach, which has operated the franchise as South West Trains for over. The list of closed railway stations in Britain includes the year of closure if known. Stations reopened as heritage railways continue to be included in this list and some have been linked.

Some stations have been reopened to passenger traffic. Some lines are still in use for freight and mineral traffic. The list of closed railway stations in Britain includes the following: Year of closure is given if known.

Stations reopened as heritage railways continue to be included in this list and some have been linked. Some stations have been reopened to passenger traffic. Some lines remain in use for freight and mineral traffic.

(Recently closed stations are included.). rows  List of closed railway stations in London lists closed heavy rail passenger stations within. † Super Off-Peak Day Returns not valid on trains arriving into London Waterloo and any station London Zones beforeand trains departing London Waterloo between and Please check before travel.

We use cookies to improve your experience. By using the site, you consent to the use of these cookies. The list of closed railway stations in Britain includes the following: Year of closure is given if known. Stations reopened as heritage railways continue to be included in this list and some have been linked.

Some stations have been reopened to passenger traffic. Some lines remain in use for freight and mineral traffic. Template:List of closed railway stations in Britain by letter References. National Rail Passenger Survey Barassie station Hillhouse Rd/Gardens Barassie South Ayrshire KA10 6SA. Close Guildford Portsmouth & Southsea Portsmouth Harbour Sutton Ewell West al Farn Chertsey Addlestone Byfleet & New Haw Hampton Court Thames Ditton Esher Hersham Walton-on-Thames Earlsfield London Trams Clapham Junction o t Barnes Bridge.

“A very big plus is the availability of a country-wide list of opening dates this is a book which can be thoroughly recommended to all interested in the history of railway passenger stations” — Transport Ticket Society Journal, on the edition. Template:Incomplete This list is for railway lines which are now disused, closed or dismantled.

See also: List of railway lines in Great Britain for extant lines. List of closed railway stations in Britain History of rail transport in Great Britain Contents[show] England Scotland See also Template:Historical Scottish railway companies Wales See also Beeching Axe References de:Liste von. The list of closed railway stations in Britain includes the following: Year of closure is given if known.

Stations reopened as heritage railways continue to be included in this list and some have been linked.

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Some stations have been reopened to passenger traffic. Some lines remain in use for freight and mineral traffic. Template:List of closed railway stations in Britain by letter Contents.

The list of closed railway stations in Britain includes the year of closure if known. Stations reopened as heritage railways continue to be included in this list and some have been linked. Some stations have been reopened to passenger traffic.

Some lines are still in use for freight and mineral traffic. Template:List of closed railway stations in Britain by letter See also Connecting. Railway Networks and Major Routes.

Isle of Wight - survey of all the disused stations on the Isle of Wight Isle of Man - survey of all the disused stations on the Isle of Man Jersey Railways - survey of the Jersey Railway and the Jersey Eastern Railway (39 stations) Blyth & Tyne system - survey of all (53) stations on the Blyth & Tyne system including those that reopened after conversion to.

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This new railway atlas by Stuart Malthouse is a complete labour of love and has taken many years to compile, showing as it does the railways of the South West and Central Southern England in astonishing detail.

It shows a much wider range of railway types and their features than on most existing maps.5/5(1). The plans include a new rail station at Portishead and the re-opening of the former station at Pill.

The project is led by North Somerset Council on behalf of the four West of England councils: Bristol City; Bath & North East Somerset; North Somerset and South Gloucestershire.

More information about MetroWest Phase 1 can be found on our Phase 1. Railway Magazine (July ) reported that the LMR was considering closure of a number of lines and stations by the end of that year, including the steam-operated route between Crossens and Preston.

Some of the threatened closures did take place (including Hundred End station on the Preston line in ) but Crossens was not affected. South side of Station Road: Company on opening: Great Central Railway: Date closed to passengers: Date closed completely: Company on closing: British Rail (London Midland Region) Present state: The station has been largely demolished or covered over, some low remnants of the platform survive and there is rubble strewn over.

In December it was announced that a new entrance would be constructed at Snow Hill station, by opening up an arch in the railway viaduct.

This will allow direct interchange between St Chads tram stop and the railway station. The work is due to begin in Summer Local authority: City of Birmingham. Date opened: Location: South side of Hillmorton Road (A) Company on opening: Great Central Railway: Date closed to passengers: Date closed completely: Company on closing: British Rail (London Midland Region) Present state:.

Date opened: Location: West side of Church Hill (B) Company on opening: Manchester, Sheffield and Lincolnshire Railway Company: Date closed to passengers: Date closed completely: Company on closing: British Railways (London Midland Region) Present state.

The risk of single points of failure in the rail network has been cruelly exposed by the recent damage to the sea wall at Dawlish, which cut off south west England from the rail network for two months.

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or book a taxi from the nearest railway station. South West England is one of nine official regions of is the largest in area, covering 9, square miles (23, km 2), and consists of the counties of Bristol, Cornwall, Dorset, Devon, Gloucestershire, Somerset, and Wiltshire, as well as the Isles of million people live in South West tuent country: England.

Box railway station served the town of Box in Wiltshire, England. The station was on the main Great Western Railway line from London to Bristol and was opened when the Chippenham to Bath section opened in June Area: County of Wiltshire.

For example '' Arbroath DA '' at opening the Dundee & Arbroath Railway was the owning company. The Dundee & Arbroath Joint was not formed until under the terms of its incorporating Act of Opening dates = Date station opened to public.

Ceremonial dates, or where station was opened under a different. West Midlands Railway Waiting rooms and Ticket Offices: Please note that most waiting rooms at stations have now been closed for public safety. We have also closed a number of Ticket Offices, or reduced their opening times.

Times on the station information pages may not match up to the current opening times. Check before you travel. South Western Railway manage nearly stations – just select one from the search box to find out what facilities are available at the station and onward travel information.

Find out more information about improvements which we’re making to stations across the South Western Railway network here.

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West Moors is a closed railway station in Dorset. Opened init became the junction of the Southampton and Dorchester Railway and the Salisbury and Dorset Junction Railway.

Although passenger services were withdrawn in as a result of the Beeching Report, the line remained open until for freight trains serving the Royal Army Ordnance Corps fuel depot at West : East Dorset, Dorset. North Devon railways, news report of the closure of Barnstaple Torrington line to passengers.

the line remained in use for frieght traffic until the early s. Simon Jenkins’ new book tells the history of Britain’s railways through the island’s best stations.

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We pick 10 gems, from grand old York to a Highland outpost.Allan & Murray. Large, pages, album with area maps and notes, detailed captions, glazed boards. **Covers the Southern Region lines from the terminus stations approximately to the edge of the area bounded by the South London line, around only four miles out.