Armoy railway station

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Armoy
Oirthear Maí
Location Armoy, County Antrim
Northern Ireland
UK
Coordinates 55°07′52″N 6°19′44″W / 55.131°N 6.329°W / 55.131; -6.329Coordinates: 55°07′52″N 6°19′44″W / 55.131°N 6.329°W / 55.131; -6.329
History
Original company Ballycastle Railway
Key dates
18 October 1880 Station opened by Ballycastle Railway
24 March 1924 Station closedd by Ballycastle Railway
11 August 1924 Station reopened by LMS(NCC)
3 July 1950 Station closed by Ulster Tansport Authority
Services
Preceding station   Disused railways   Following station
Gracehill   Great Northern Railway (Ireland)
Ballycastle Railway
  Capecastle

Armoy was a station which served Armoy in County Antrim, Northern Ireland. It was located on the Ballycastle Railway, a narrow gauge railway line which ran from Ballycastle to Ballymoney, entirely in County Antrim, Northern Ireland. The track gauge was 3 ft (914 mm).

History[edit]

The station was opened by the Ballycastle Railway. Following absorption of the BR into the LMS(NCC), the station then passed to the Ulster Transport Authority under whose management it was closed in July 1950.

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