Cockermouth (C&W) railway station

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Cockermouth (C&W)
Location
Place Cockermouth
Area Allerdale
Operations
Original company Cockermouth & Workington Railway
Pre-grouping London and North Western Railway
Post-grouping London Midland and Scottish Railway
History
28 April 1847 Opened
2 January 1865 Replaced by new station[1]
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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The original Cockermouth railway station was situated on the Cockermouth & Workington Railway and served the town of Cockermouth, Cumbria. The station opened on 28 April 1847, and closed on 2 January 1865. The station was replaced by the Cockermouth, Keswick and Penrith Railway station when the line was extended on a different alignment.

References[edit]

  • Butt, R.V.J. (1995). The Directory Of Railway Stations. Patrick Stephens Limited. ISBN 1-85260-508-1. 
  • British Railways Pre-Grouping Atlas And Gazetteer. Ian Allan Publishing. 1958/1997. ISBN 0-7110-0320-3. 
  • Bairstow, Martin (1995). Railways In The Lake District. ISBN 1-871944-11-2. 
  1. ^ Butt, R.V.J., (1995) The Directory of Railway Stations, Yeovil: Patrick Stephens
Preceding station Disused railways Following station
Terminus   London and North Western Railway
Cockermouth & Workington Railway
  Brigham

Coordinates: 54°39′49″N 3°22′27″W / 54.66366°N 3.37426°W / 54.66366; -3.37426