Bratton Fleming railway station

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Bratton Fleming
Location
PlaceExmoor
AreaNorth Devon
Grid referenceSS64153844
Operations
Original companyLynton & Barnstaple
Pre-groupingLynton and Barnstaple Railway
Post-groupingSouthern
Platforms2
History
11 May 1898Opened
29 September 1935Closed
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

Bratton Fleming railway station was a station on the Lynton and Barnstaple Railway in England, a narrow gauge line that ran through Exmoor from Barnstaple to Lynton and Lynmouth in North Devon. The station served the village of Bratton Fleming. It opened with the line on 11 May 1898, and closed with it after service on 29 September 1935. From 1923 until closure, the line was operated by the Southern Railway.[1]

The station building - now a private residence - in 2004

The station building is now in use as a private residence and has been expanded with a greenhouse.

Preceding station   Disused railways   Following station
Chelfham   Lynton & Barnstaple Railway
(1898-1935)
  Blackmoor

References[edit]

  1. ^ L T Catchpole: The Lynton & Barnstaple Railway 1895–1935 published by The Oakwood Press. Eighth edition 2005. ISBN 0-85361-637-X.

Coordinates: 51°07′45″N 3°56′34″W / 51.12908°N 3.94282°W / 51.12908; -3.94282