Aspall and Thorndon railway station

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Aspall and Thorndon
Location
PlaceAspall
AreaMid Suffolk
Operations
Original companyMid-Suffolk Light Railway
Pre-groupingMid-Suffolk Light Railway
Post-groupingLondon and North Eastern Railway
Eastern Region of British Railways
Platforms1
History
29 September 1908Station opens
28 July 1952Station closes
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

Aspall and Thorndon was a railway station on the Mid-Suffolk Light Railway. This station was located with Aspall to the south, Debenham 2.5 miles further south and Thorndon 3.5 miles to the north-east.

History[edit]

Opened by the Mid-Suffolk Light Railway, Aspall station was located 8 miles from Haughley and had a similar sized building to Mendlesham but the station was the only one on the line not to have an open fronted waiting room.


Preceding station   Disused railways   Following station
Brockford and Wetheringsett   Mid-Suffolk Light Railway   Kenton

References[edit]

  • Comfort, N. A. (1986) The Mid-Suffolk Light Railway, The Oakwood Press. ISBN 0-85361-338-9
  • Paye, P. (1986) The Mid-Suffolk Light Railway, Wild Swan Publications Ltd. ISBN 1-874103-81-X

Coordinates: 52°15′13″N 1°10′26″E / 52.25349°N 1.17395°E / 52.25349; 1.17395