Biddenden railway station

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Biddenden
Biddenden Railway Station.jpg
Station in February 1967.
Location
Place Biddenden
Area Ashford
Operations
Pre-grouping Kent and East Sussex Railway
Post-grouping Southern Region of British Railways
Platforms 2
History
15 May 1905[1] Station opened
4 January 1954 Station closed
Disused railway stations in the United Kingdom
Closed railway stations in Britain
A B C D–F G H–J K–L M–O P–R S T–V W–Z
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Biddenden was a railway station on the Kent and East Sussex Railway which closed in 1954.

As of 2014 the station building has been converted to a private house with parts of the platforms are still clearly visible. The station is sited on the northern edge of the village adjacent to the A274.



Preceding station Disused railways Following station
Frittenden Road   British Rail
Southern Region

KESR
  High Halden Road

Present day[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Butt, R. V. J. (1995). The Directory of Railway Stations: details every public and private passenger station, halt, platform and stopping place, past and present (1st ed.). Sparkford: Patrick Stephens Ltd. ISBN 1-8526-0508-1. OCLC 60251199. 

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Coordinates: 51°07′20″N 0°38′45″E / 51.12235°N 0.64571°E / 51.12235; 0.64571