Cramlington railway station

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Cramlington National Rail
Cramlington
Location
Place Cramlington
Local authority Northumberland
Grid reference NZ257771
Operations
Station code CRM
Managed by Northern Rail
Number of platforms 2
Live arrivals/departures, station information and onward connections
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Annual rail passenger usage*
2004/05   68,472
2005/06 Increase 77,304
2006/07 Increase 83,314
2007/08 Increase 87,737
2008/09 Increase 89,828
2009/10 Decrease 87,374
2010/11 Decrease 85,454
2011/12 Decrease 81,732
2012/13 Increase 89,858
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* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Cramlington from Office of Rail Regulation statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.
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Cramlington railway station is a small railway station serving the town of Cramlington in Northumberland, England. The station is located on the East Coast Main Line and has hourly local services to Morpeth & Newcastle and at peak times, services to Chathill in the north and Hexham further south. There is also a late night service to Middlesbrough via Darlington. There is no Sunday service.

All services are operated by Northern Rail, who also manage the station.

Accidents and incidents[edit]

  • On 26 May 1926, during the General Strike, an express passenger train was deliberately derailed south of the station.[1][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hoole, Ken (1983). Trains in Trouble: Vol. 4. Redruth: Atlantic Books. p. 44. ISBN 0 906899 07 9. 
  2. ^ Earnshaw, Alan (1990). Trains in Trouble: Vol. 6. Penryn: Atlantic Books. p. 15. ISBN 0-906899-37-0. 

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Coordinates: 55°05′17″N 1°35′56″W / 55.088°N 1.599°W / 55.088; -1.599