Ballynahinch Junction railway station

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Ballynahinch Junction
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Location
Area County Down
Operations
Original company Belfast and County Down Railway
Pre-grouping Belfast and County Down Railway
Post-grouping Belfast and County Down Railway
History
10 September 1858 Station opens
16 January 1950 Station 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
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Ballynahinch Junction railway station was on the Belfast and County Down Railway which ran from Belfast to Newcastle, County Down in Northern Ireland.

History[edit]

View of the station taken in March 1980

The station was opened by the Belfast and County Down Railway on 10 September 1858.

The station closed to passengers in 1950, by which time it had been taken over by the Ulster Transport Authority.


Preceding station Historical railways Following station
Saintfield   Belfast and County Down Railway
Belfast-Newcastle
  Crossgar
Saintfield   Belfast and County Down Railway
Belfast-Ballynahinch
  Creevyargon Halt

References[edit]

Coordinates: 54°25′36″N 5°49′17″W / 54.42667°N 5.821295°W / 54.42667; -5.821295