Allhallows-on-Sea railway station

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Allhallows-on-Sea
Allhallows-on-Sea station (1958).JPG
SECR H Class at station in 1958.
Location
Place Allhallows-on-Sea
Area Medway
Grid reference TQ844783
Operations
Post-grouping Southern Railway
Southern Region of British Railways
Platforms 2
History
16 May 1932 Opened
4 December 1961 Closed
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
170433 at Edinburgh Waverley.JPG UK Railways portal

Allhallows-on-Sea station was the railway station for Allhallows-on-Sea from 1932 to 1961.

It was opened partly on the 14 and fully on 16 May 1932. It had an island platform with a run-round loop. Originally the branch from Stoke Junction was single track, but it was doubled in 1935, and singled again in 1957.

The station closed on 4 December 1961 and was demolished in 1975, although the listed water tank remains.[1][2]

History[edit]

Opened by the Southern Railway the line passed on to the Southern Region of British Railways on nationalisation in 1948 and was then closed by the British Transport Commission.

Preceding station Disused railways Following station
Middle Stoke Halt   16-5-1932 to 15-7-1932
SR
Hundred of Hoo Railway
  Terminus
Stoke Junction Halt   16-7-1932 to 31-12-1947
SR
Hundred of Hoo Railway
  Terminus
Stoke Junction Halt   1-1-1948 to
3-12-1961
BR(S)
Hundred of Hoo Railway
  Terminus

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Coordinates: 51°28′20″N 0°39′15″E / 51.47234°N 0.65417°E / 51.47234; 0.65417