Hoscar railway station
|Local authority||West Lancashire|
|Managed by||Northern Rail|
|Number of platforms||2|
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|* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Hoscar from Office of Rail Regulation statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.|
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Hoscar railway station serves the rural village of Lathom, near the town of Burscough, Lancashire, England. The station stands between two level crossings: in Hoscar Moss Road and Frog Lane. 2,070 passengers used the station in 2004-5. 8 trains a day call on weekdays in each direction.
The basic frequency of trains calling at Hoscar is every 2 hours. The last train to Southport is at 21:15 hours and the last service to Wigan Wallgate, Bolton, and Manchester Stations is at 22:35 hours. There is no Sunday service. A normal service operates on most bank holidays.
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