Stapleford railway station

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Stapleford
Location
Place Stapleford, Herts
Area East Hertfordshire
Grid reference TL309167
Operations
Original company London and North Eastern Railway
Post-grouping London and North Eastern Railway
History
2 June 1924 (1924-06-02) Station opened
10 September 1939 Station closed
Disused railway stations in the United Kingdom
Closed railway stations in Britain
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Stapleford railway station was a station on the Hertford Loop Line, and was situated in the village of Stapleford, Hertfordshire, England.

History[edit]

The station was opened by the London and North Eastern Railway on 2 June 1924.[1] It was situated on the Hertford Loop Line, between Hertford North and Watton-at-Stone. Like Watton-at-Stone, it was closed on 10 September 1939;[2] but unlike Watton-at-Stone, Stapleford was not later reopened. It remains as the only closed station on the entire line.

Routes[edit]

Preceding station Historical railways Following station
Hertford North
Line and station open
  London and North Eastern Railway
Hertford Loop Line
  Watton-at-Stone
Line and station open

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Butt 1995, p. 219.
  2. ^ Butt 1995, pp. 219,243.

References[edit]

  • Butt, R.V.J. (1995). The Directory of Railway Stations. Yeovil: Patrick Stephens Ltd. ISBN 1-85260-508-1. R508. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 51°50′02″N 0°06′04″W / 51.83391°N 0.10121°W / 51.83391; -0.10121