Drax Abbey railway station

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Drax Abbey
Drax station site geograph-3419169-by-Ben-Brooksbank.jpg
Site of the station in 1992
Location
Place Drax
Area North Yorkshire
Coordinates 53°43′48″N 0°59′15″W / 53.7301°N 0.9876°W / 53.7301; -0.9876Coordinates: 53°43′48″N 0°59′15″W / 53.7301°N 0.9876°W / 53.7301; -0.9876
Grid reference SE667264
Operations
Original company Hull, Barnsley and West Riding Junction Railway
Pre-grouping Hull and Barnsley Railway
Post-grouping London and North Eastern Railway
Platforms 2
History
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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Drax Abbey railway station was a station on the Hull and Barnsley Railway, and served the village of Drax in North Yorkshire, England.

The station opened on 27 July 1885 and closed on 1 January 1932.

Preceding station Disused railways Following station
Carlton Towers   Hull and Barnsley Railway   Barmby

References[edit]

  • 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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