Billingboro and Horbling railway station

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Billingboro and Horbling
Billingborough & Horbling Station 1798658 0fd34a71.jpg
Station in April 1961, before final closure
Location
Place Billingborough
Area South Kesteven
Coordinates 52°53′36″N 0°20′38″W / 52.8934°N 0.3438°W / 52.8934; -0.3438Coordinates: 52°53′36″N 0°20′38″W / 52.8934°N 0.3438°W / 52.8934; -0.3438
Grid reference TF115343
Operations
Line Bourne & Sleaford[1]
Original company Great Northern Railway
Pre-grouping Great Northern Railway
Post-grouping LNER
Platforms 2
History
1872 opened
1930 closed (passengers)
1964 closed (goods)
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

Billingborough and Horbling railway station was a station serving the villages of Billingborough, Horbling and Threekingham, Lincolnshire on the Great Northern Railway Bourne and Sleaford railway. It opened in 1872 and closed to passengers in 1930.[2] The section from Bourne to Billingborough remained open for goods until 1964.[3]

Preceding station Disused railways Following station
Aswarby and Scredington
Line and station closed
  Great Northern Railway
Bourne and Sleaford Railway
  Rippingale
Line and station closed

References[edit]

  1. ^ Historic England. "Bourne & Sleaford railway (1365418)". PastScape. Retrieved 2010-12-15. 
  2. ^ British Railways Atlas. 1947. p. 17. 
  3. ^ Historic England. "Billingborough and Horbling station (498482)". PastScape. Retrieved 2010-12-15. 

External links[edit]

  • England - Lincolnshire (Map). 1:10,560. County series. Ordnance Survey. 1891. p. 124/NE.  ; Billingborough and Horbling station on 1891 OS map.