Bingham railway station

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This article is about the station in Nottinghamshire. For the tram stop in Ontario, see Bingham Loop.
Bingham National Rail
Bingham
Location
Place Bingham
Local authority Rushcliffe
Grid reference SK705401
Operations
Station code BIN
Managed by East Midlands Trains
Number of platforms 2
Live arrivals/departures, station information and onward connections
from National Rail Enquiries
Annual rail passenger usage*
2004/05 28,053
2005/06 Decrease 26,134
2006/07 Decrease 25,181
2007/08 Increase 29,457
2008/09 Increase 30,680
2009/10 Increase 31,212
2010/11 Increase 34,512
2011/12 Increase 36,822
2012/13 Decrease 36,682
History
Key dates Opened 1857 (1857)
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* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Bingham from Office of Rail Regulation statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.
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Bingham railway station serves the market town of Bingham, Nottinghamshire, England. The station is 8½ miles (14 km) east of Nottingham on the Nottingham - Skegness Line. The station is operated and served by East Midlands Trains.

History[edit]

Bingham station on 13 July 1963

It is located on the line first opened by the Ambergate, Nottingham, Boston and Eastern Junction Railway in 1850 and taken over by the Great Northern Railway.[1]

The station itself was opened by the Great Northern Railway in 1857. The buildings were designed by Thomas Chambers Hine.

Between 1879 and 1953, Bingham was also served by Bingham Road station on the Great Northern and London and North Western Joint Railway. This station was used by London and North Western Railway Nottingham to Northampton services.

Services[edit]

There is generally an hourly service daily westbound to Nottingham and eastbound towards Grantham and Skegness.

Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
East Midlands Trains
Disused railways
Radcliffe-on-Trent   Great Northern Railway
Nottingham to Grantham
Nottingham to Newark
  Aslockton

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kingscott, G., (2004) Lost Railways of Nottinghamshire, Newbury: Countryside Books

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Coordinates: 52°57′15″N 0°57′05″W / 52.95417°N 0.95139°W / 52.95417; -0.95139