Buckland railway station

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Buckland railway station
LocationNew Zealand
Line(s)North Island Main Trunk
History
Opened20 May 1875
Closed2 February 1969

Buckland railway station was a station on the North Island Main Trunk in New Zealand, serving the Buckland settlement south of Pukekohe.

The station was opened on 20 May 1875. The station was closed to goods on 19 December 1954, and to passengers and all traffic on 2 February 1969.[1] It only once was considered important enough to be included in the annual returns of stations.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Scoble, Juliet (2012). Names & Opening & Closing Dates of Railway Stations in New Zealand, 1863 to 2012. Wellington. p. 17.
  2. ^ "Appendix to the Journals of the House of Representatives | 1883 Session I Statement of Revenue for each Station for the Year ended 31st March 1883". paperspast.natlib.govt.nz. Retrieved 7 May 2018.

External links[edit]

1920s map showing location of station

1927 photo of railway crossing and township